There are 4 ways to get from Cuenca to Vilcabamba by 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

Bus Unión Cariamanga Internacional  •  4 h 39 min

  1. Take the bus from Cuenca to Loja Loja / ...
  2. Take the bus from Loja to Vilcabamba Zumba / ...

$8 - $10

Cheapest option

Bus Cooperativa de Transportes Loja Internacional  •  5 h 12 min

  1. Take the bus from Cuenca, Ecuador to Loja
  2. Take the bus from Loja to Vilcabamba Zumba / ...

$7 - $28

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  3 h 49 min

  1. Take a taxi from Cuenca to Vilcabamba 162.5 miles

$130 - $160

Drive  •  3 h 49 min

  1. Drive from Cuenca to Vilcabamba 162.5 miles

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Cuenca to Vilcabamba is to bus which costs $8 - $11 and takes 4 h 39 min.

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The quickest way to get from Cuenca to Vilcabamba is to taxi which costs $130 - $160 and takes 3 h 49 min.

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The distance between Cuenca and Vilcabamba is 153 km. The road distance is 259.9 km.

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It takes approximately 4 h 39 min to get from Cuenca to Vilcabamba, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Cuenca to Vilcabamba. However, there are services departing from Cuenca and arriving at Vilcabamba via Loja. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 39 min.

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

You can take a bus from Cuenca to Vilcabamba via Loja in around 4 h 39 min.

Bus operators
Unión Cariamanga Internacional
Phone
(07) 303-5297, 005173331259
Email
administradores@unioncariamanga.com.ec
Website
unioncariamanga.com.ec
Bus from Cuenca to Loja
Ave. Duration
3 h 12 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
facebook.com
Book at
andestransit.com
Transportes Vilcabambaturis Cia. Ltda.
Phone
+593 95 884 9991
Bus from Loja to Vilcabamba
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
drive.google.com
Cooperativa de Transportes Nambija
Phone
+593 072315177
Bus from Loja to Vilcabamba
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Schedules at
facebook.com
Viajeros Internacional
Phone
(593) -7-2842107 / 2835535
Email
secretaria@viajerosinternacional.com
Bus from Cuenca to Loja
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$11
Schedules at
viajerosinternacional.com
Other operators
Taxi from Cuenca to Vilcabamba
Ave. Duration
3 h 49 min
Estimated price
$130 - $160
Taxi Paisa
Phone
+593 7-286-3774

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