There are 6 ways to get from Cuenca to Puerto López by bus, taxi, car or plane

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

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Bus, taxi  •  7 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Cuenca to Guayaquil
  2. Take a taxi from Lomas de Sargentillo to Puerto López

$146 - $176

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Bus  •  10 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Cuenca to Guayaquil
  2. Take the bus from Guayaquil to Jipijapa
  3. Take the bus from Jipijapa to Puerto López

Bus #2  •  10 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Cuenca to Guayaquil
  2. Take the bus from Guayaquil to Jipijapa
  3. Take the bus from Jipijapa to Puerto López

Drive  •  6 h 4 min

  1. Drive from Cuenca to Puerto López 236.7 miles

Fly to Manta, bus  •  7 h 52 min

  1. Fly from Cuenca (CUE) to Manta (MEC) CUE - MEC
  2. Take the bus from Manta to Puerto López

Fly to Guayaquil, bus  •  9 h 39 min

  1. Fly from Cuenca (CUE) to Guayaquil (GYE) CUE - GYE
  2. Take the bus from Guayaquil to Jipijapa
  3. Take the bus from Jipijapa to Puerto López

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Cuenca to Puerto López. However, there are services departing from Cuenca and arriving at Puerto López via Guayaquil and Jipijapa. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h 15 min.

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The distance between Cuenca and Puerto López is 250 km. The road distance is 378.8 km.

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The best way to get from Cuenca to Puerto López without a car is to bus and taxi which takes 7 h 25 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 7 h 25 min to get from Cuenca to Puerto López, including transfers.

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Cuenca to Puerto López bus services, operated by Turismo Oriental, depart from Cuenca station.

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There is no direct flight from Cuenca Airport to Manta Airport. The quickest flight takes 6 h 5 min and has one stopover.

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Cuenca to Puerto López bus services, operated by , arrive at Puerto López station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Cuenca to Puerto López is 379 km. It takes approximately 6 h 4 min to drive from Cuenca to Puerto López.

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LATAM Ecuador, Avianca - Aerovías del Continente Americano S.A. and TAME offer flights from Cuenca Airport to Manta Airport.

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There are 92+ hotels available in Puerto López. Prices start at $20 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Cuenca to Puerto López.
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  • Distance: 156.3 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 25 min

What companies run services between Cuenca, Ecuador and Puerto López, Ecuador?

You can take a bus from Cuenca to Puerto López via Guayaquil and Jipijapa in around 10 h 15 min.

Airlines
TAME
Website
tame.com.ec
Flights from Cuenca to Manta via Quito
Ave. Duration
8 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $320
Flights from Cuenca to Guayaquil via Quito
Ave. Duration
3 h 3 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $270
LATAM Ecuador
Website
latam.com
Flights from Cuenca to Guayaquil via Quito
Ave. Duration
2 h 48 min
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
$100 - $320
Avianca - Aerovías del Continente Americano S.A.
Website
avianca.com
Flights from Cuenca to Manta via Quito
Ave. Duration
5 h 26 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $340
Bus operators
Turismo Oriental
Phone
(593-07) 2868490
Website
turismooriental.ec
Bus from Cuenca to Guayaquil
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
turismooriental.ec
Book at
andestransit.com
Reina del Camino
Phone
042130757 - 042130030, 023824850 - 023824875
Email
denuncias@reinadelcamino.ec
Website
facebook.com
Bus from Guayaquil to Jipijapa
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$12
Schedules at
busbud.com
Book at
andestransit.com
Bus from Jipijapa to Puerto López
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
busbud.com
bus
Bus from Jipijapa to Puerto López
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Schedules at
es-la.facebook.com
Book at
andestransit.com
Transporte Ejecutivo San Luis
Phone
+593 7-282-3230
Bus from Cuenca to Guayaquil Terminal Terrestre
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
facebook.com
Cooperativa Manglaralto
Phone
+593 4-278-0188
Website
facebook.com
Bus from Manta to Puerto López
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Schedules at
andestransit.com
Book at
andestransit.com
Other operators
Taxi from Lomas de Sargentillo to Puerto López
Ave. Duration
2 h 9 min
Estimated price
$140 - $170

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