There are 7 ways to get from Ecuador to Chile by plane, bus or car

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Fly to Santiago  •  5 h 41 min

  1. Fly from Guayaquil (GYE) to Santiago (SCL) GYE - SCL

$198 - $983

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Fly to Concepcion  •  8 h 3 min

  1. Fly from Guayaquil (GYE) to Concepcion (CCP) GYE - CCP

$389 - $603

Fly to La Araucanía  •  8 h 24 min

  1. Fly from Guayaquil (GYE) to La Araucanía (ZCO) GYE - ZCO

$504 - $628

Fly to Antofagasta  •  9 h 26 min

  1. Fly from Guayaquil (GYE) to Antofagasta (ANF) GYE - ANF

$463 - $587

Bus Omega  •  3 days 1 h

  1. Take the bus from Quito to Santiago Via Cucuta / ...

$242 - $452

Bus Linea de Los Andes  •  3 days 9 h

  1. Take the bus from Quito to Rumichaca Via Cucuta / ...
  2. Take the bus from Rumichaca to Santiago Via Santiago de Chile / ...

$327 - $572

Drive  •  2 days 19 h

  1. Drive from Quito to Santiago 3232.2 miles

$500 - $800

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Ecuador to Chile. However, there are services departing from San Diego and arriving at PA438 - Avenida Matta Esq. / San Francisco via Quito, Rumichaca and PA368 - Parada 4 /. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 days 9 h.

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The distance between Ecuador and Chile is 3487 km. The road distance is 5171.6 km.

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The best way to get from Ecuador to Chile without a car is to bus which takes 3 days 1 h and costs .

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It takes approximately 5 h 41 min to get from Ecuador to Chile, including transfers.

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Ecuador to Chile bus services, operated by Tiseca, depart from Quito station.

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The best way to get from Ecuador to Chile is to fly which takes 5 h 41 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 3 days 1 h.

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The quickest flight from Guayaquil Airport to Santiago Airport is the direct flight which takes 4 h 53 min.

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Ecuador to Chile bus services, operated by Linea de Los Andes, arrive at Santiago station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Ecuador to Chile is 5172 km. It takes approximately 2 days 19 h to drive from Ecuador to Chile.

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LATAM Chile and Avianca - Aerovías del Continente Americano S.A. offer flights from Guayaquil Airport to Santiago Airport.

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Map of how to get from Ecuador to Chile.
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  • Distance: 2179.1 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 41 min

What companies run services between Ecuador and Chile?

LATAM Chile, Avianca - Aerovías del Continente Americano S.A. and Copa Airlines fly from Durán to Maipú every 3 hours. Alternatively, Omega operates a bus from Quito to Santiago twice daily. Tickets cost $240 - $450 and the journey takes 3 days 0 h.

Airlines
LATAM Chile
Website
latam.com
Flights from Guayaquil to Santiago
Ave. Duration
4 h 54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $1,200
Flights from Guayaquil to Santiago via Lima
Ave. Duration
7 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $1,200
Flights from Guayaquil to Concepcion via Santiago
Ave. Duration
7 h 33 min
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$650 - $1,100
Flights from Guayaquil to Concepcion via Lima, Santiago
Ave. Duration
9 h 35 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$650 - $1,100
Flights from Guayaquil to La Araucanía via Santiago
Ave. Duration
7 h 47 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$950 - $1,300
Flights from Guayaquil to La Araucanía via Lima, Santiago
Ave. Duration
9 h 57 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$950 - $1,300
Flights from Guayaquil to Antofagasta via Santiago
Ave. Duration
11 h 36 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$750 - $1,200
Flights from Guayaquil to Antofagasta via Lima, Santiago
Ave. Duration
10 h 42 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$650 - $1,300
Flights from Guayaquil to Antofagasta via Lima
Ave. Duration
8 h 27 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$750 - $1,200
Flights from Guayaquil to Antofagasta via Quito, Lima
Ave. Duration
8 h 39 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$750 - $1,200
Avianca - Aerovías del Continente Americano S.A.
Website
avianca.com
Flights from Guayaquil to Santiago via Lima
Ave. Duration
7 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$380 - $1,300
Flights from Guayaquil to Santiago via Bogota
Ave. Duration
9 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$380 - $1,300
Bus operators
Omega
Phone
+57 1 8000 18 1670
Email
atencionalcliente@omega.com.co
Website
omega.com.co
Bus from Quito to Santiago
Ave. Duration
3 days 0 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$240 - $450
Schedules at
omega.com.co
Bus from Quito to Rumichaca
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $20
Schedules at
omega.com.co
Tiseca
Phone
+58 276 7713091
Website
tiseca.com.ve
Bus from Quito to Rumichaca
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
tiseca.com.ve
Linea de Los Andes
Phone
+57 (2) 641 0936 Colombia / +58 (424) 7017720 / (276) 415 78 01 Venezuela / (212) 762 94 06 Caracas
Email
reservascali@lineasdelosandes.com.co
Website
lineasdelosandes.com.co
Bus from Quito to Rumichaca
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$70 - $95
Schedules at
lineasdelosandes.com.co
Bus from Rumichaca to Santiago
Ave. Duration
3 days 3 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$310 - $550
Schedules at
lineasdelosandes.com.co

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The best way to get from Ecuador to Guayaquil Airport is to taxi which takes 14 min and costs .

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