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There are 5 ways to get from Guayaquil to Latacunga by bus, car or plane

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Bus via Santo Domingo de los Colorados  •  7 h 59 min

  1. Take the bus from Guayaquil to Santo Domingo de los Colorados
  2. Take the bus from Santo Domingo de los Colorados to Quito - Terminal Quitumbe
  3. Take the bus from Quito Terminal Quitumbe to Latacunga

$14 - $20

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Bus Cooperativa de Transportes Interprovincial Latacunga  •  8 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Guayaquil - Terminal Terrestre to Latacunga Guayaquil

$30 - $34

Bus Cooperativa de Transportes Aerotaxi  •  9 h 9 min

  1. Take the bus from Guayaquil to Quito Terminal Quitumbe
  2. Take the bus from Quito Terminal Quitumbe to Latacunga Baños de Agua Santa / ...

$16 - $17

Drive  •  5 h 37 min

  1. Drive from Guayaquil to Latacunga 232.9 miles

Fly, bus  •  3 h 21 min

  1. Fly from Guayaquil (GYE) to Quito (UIO) GYE - UIO
  2. Take the bus from Quito Terminal Norte terrestre de Carcelén to Latacunga

$77 - $205

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The cheapest way to get from Guayaquil to Latacunga is to bus which costs $16 - $17 and takes 9 h 9 min.

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The quickest way to get from Guayaquil to Latacunga is to fly and bus which costs $75 - $210 and takes 3 h 21 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Guayaquil to Latacunga. However, there are services departing from Guayaquil and arriving at Latacunga via Santo Domingo de los Colorados and Quito Terminal Quitumbe. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 59 min.

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The distance between Guayaquil and Latacunga is 201 km. The road distance is 372.7 km.

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The best way to get from Guayaquil to Latacunga without a car is to bus which takes 7 h 59 min and costs $14 - $20.

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It takes approximately 7 h 59 min to get from Guayaquil to Latacunga, including transfers.

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Guayaquil to Latacunga bus services, operated by Cooperativa de Transportes Zaracay, depart from Guayaquil station.

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The quickest flight from Guayaquil Airport to Quito Airport is the direct flight which takes 50 min.

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Guayaquil to Latacunga bus services, operated by BAÑOS Cooperativa De Transportes y Turismo, arrive at Latacunga station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Guayaquil to Latacunga is 373 km. It takes approximately 5 h 37 min to drive from Guayaquil to Latacunga.

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  • Distance: 125.9 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 59 min

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

You can take a bus from Guayaquil to Latacunga via Santo Domingo de los Colorados, Santo Domingo de los Colorados, and Quito Terminal Quitumbe in around 7 h 59 min.

Airlines
LATAM Ecuador
Website
latam.com
Flights from Guayaquil to Quito
Ave. Duration
52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $290
TAME
Website
tame.com.ec
Flights from Guayaquil to Quito
Ave. Duration
54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $240
Avianca - Aerovías del Continente Americano S.A.
Website
avianca.com
Flights from Guayaquil to Quito
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $240
Bus operators
Cooperativa de Transportes Zaracay
Phone
(+593)-0236547894
Website
transporteszaracay.com.ec
Bus from Guayaquil to Santo Domingo de los Colorados
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
transporteszaracay.com.ec
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Panamericana Internacional
Phone
+593 (2) 2557133 / 2557134
Email
info@panamericana.ec
Website
panamericana.ec
Bus from Santo Domingo de los Colorados to Quito - Terminal Quitumbe
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $10
Schedules at
panamericana.ec
BAÑOS Cooperativa De Transportes y Turismo
Phone
+593 032740415, +593 0994593706
Email
info@cooperativabanos.com.ec
Website
cooperativabanos.com.ec
Bus from Quito Terminal Quitumbe to Latacunga
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Schedules at
cooperativabanos.com.ec
Book at
isyplus.com
Expreso Baños
Phone
+593 (0) 996671126
Website
facebook.com
Bus from Terminal Quitumbe, Ecuador to Latacunga
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Schedules at
facebook.com
Chimborazo Cooperativa de Transportes Interprovincial
Phone
(593) (3) 2953118
Bus from Quito Terminal Quitumbe to Latacunga
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
transporteschimborazo.com
Book at
andestransit.com
EXPRESS SUCRE Cooperativa de Transportes
Phone
+593 (7) 286 7473 / 283 5717
Bus from Quito - Terminal Quitumbe to Latacunga
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
facebook.com
Book at
andestransit.com
Road
$2 - $3
Cooperativa de Transportes Interprovincial Latacunga
Phone
+593 3 - 280 - 0765, +593 0992511880
Bus from Guayaquil - Terminal Terrestre to Latacunga
Ave. Duration
8 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$10
Cooperativa de Transportes Aerotaxi
Phone
593 99 195 2081
Email
transportesaerotaxi@yahoo.com
Website
coop_transporte_aerotaxi.amawebs.com
Bus from Guayaquil to Quito Terminal Quitumbe
Ave. Duration
8 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$14
Schedules at
coop_transporte_aerotaxi.amawebs.com
Book at
andestransit.com
Cooperativa Tax Gacela
Phone
+593 2 2477069 Quito / 6 2980728 Tulcan
Website
facebook.com
Bus from Quito Terminal Norte terrestre de Carcelén to Latacunga
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
andestransit.com

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

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There are 43+ hotels available in Latacunga. Prices start at $15 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Guayaquil to Guayaquil Airport is to taxi which takes 9 min and costs $18 - $23.

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