There are 5 ways to get from Cuenca, Ecuador to Guayaquil by plane, bus, taxi or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Fly  •  1 h 10 min

  1. Fly from Cuenca (CUE) to Guayaquil (GYE) CUE - GYE

$88 - $263

Cheapest option

Bus Turismo Oriental  •  3 h 52 min

  1. Take the bus from Cuenca to Guayaquil

$19 - $23

3 alternative options

Bus Super Semería  •  5 h 34 min

  1. Take the bus from Cajas National Park to Guayaquil Terminal

$23 - $38

Taxi  •  3 h 23 min

  1. Take a taxi from Cuenca, Ecuador to Guayaquil 134.9 miles

$110 - $130

Drive  •  3 h 23 min

  1. Drive from Cuenca, Ecuador to Guayaquil 134.9 miles

What companies run services between Cuenca, Ecuador and Guayaquil, Ecuador?

TAME flies from Cuenca, Ecuador to Guayaquil 4 times a week. Alternatively, Turismo Oriental operates a bus from Cuenca, Ecuador to Guayaquil every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $5 and the journey takes 3 h 40 min.

Airlines
TAME
Website
tame.com.ec
Flights from Cuenca to Guayaquil
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$75 - $270
Bus operators
Turismo Oriental
Phone
(593-07) 2868490
Website
turismooriental.ec
Bus from Cuenca to Guayaquil
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
turismooriental.ec
Book at
andestransit.com
Super Semería
Phone
+51 74 326437
Email
info@semeriaecuador.com
Website
semeriaecuador.com
Bus from Cajas National Park to Guayaquil Terminal
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Schedules at
facebook.com
Other operators
Taxi from Cuenca, Ecuador to Guayaquil
Ave. Duration
3 h 23 min
Estimated price
$110 - $130
Taxi Paisa
Phone
+593 7-286-3774

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Cuenca, Ecuador to Guayaquil?

The distance between Cuenca, Ecuador and Guayaquil is 127 km. The road distance is 216 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Cuenca, Ecuador to Guayaquil?

The cheapest way to get from Cuenca, Ecuador to Guayaquil is to bus which costs $19 - $23 and takes 3 h 52 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Cuenca, Ecuador to Guayaquil?

The quickest way to get from Cuenca, Ecuador to Guayaquil is to fly which takes 1 h 10 min and costs $85 - $270.

How long does it take to get from Cuenca, Ecuador to Guayaquil?

It takes approximately 1 h 10 min to get from Cuenca, Ecuador to Guayaquil, including transfers.