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There are 3 ways to get from Cuenca to Salinas by bus or car

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Bus  •  6h 14m

  1. Take the bus from Cuenca to Guayaquil
  2. Take the bus from Guayaquil to Salinas

$17 - $19

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Bus #2  •  6h 14m

  1. Take the bus from Cuenca to Guayaquil
  2. Take the bus from Guayaquil to Salinas

$16 - $21

1 alternative option

Drive  •  4h 59m

  1. Drive from Cuenca to Salinas 218.6 miles

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The cheapest way to get from Cuenca to Salinas is to bus which costs $17 - $19 and takes 6h 14m.

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The quickest way to get from Cuenca to Salinas is to bus which costs $17 - $19 and takes 6h 14m.

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The distance between Cuenca and Salinas is 229 km. The road distance is 349.8 km.

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The best way to get from Cuenca to Salinas without a car is to bus which takes 6h 14m and costs $17 - $19.

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It takes approximately 6h 14m to get from Cuenca to Salinas, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Cuenca to Salinas is 350 km. It takes approximately 4h 59m to drive from Cuenca to Salinas.

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There are 152+ hotels available in Salinas. Prices start at $31 USD per night.

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  • Distance: 143.3 miles
  • Duration: 6h 14m

What companies run services between Cuenca, Ecuador and Salinas, Santa Elena, Ecuador?

You can take a bus from Cuenca to Salinas via Guayaquil and Salinas in around 6h 14m.

Bus operators
Turismo Oriental
Phone
(593-07) 2868490
Website
turismooriental.ec
Bus from Cuenca to Guayaquil
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
turismooriental.ec
Book at
andestransit.com
Cooperativa Libertad Peninsular
Phone
2933001 - 2933009 - 2944322
Email
clp_1976@hotmail.com
Website
libertadpeninsular.com
Bus from Guayaquil to Salinas
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
libertadpeninsular.com
Liberpesa S.A
Phone
(04)2953718
Email
info@liberpesa.com.ec
Website
liberpesa.com.ec
Bus from Guayaquil to Salinas
Ave. Duration
3h
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
liberpesa.com.ec
Transporte Ejecutivo San Luis
Phone
+593 7-282-3230
Bus from Cuenca to Guayaquil Terminal Terrestre
Ave. Duration
5h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
facebook.com

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