There are 3 ways to get from Guayaquil to Latacunga by bus, car or plane

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Bus  •  8 h 10 min

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

$30 - $34

2 alternative options

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 $30 - $34 and takes 8 h 10 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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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 8 h 10 min and costs $30 - $34.

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It takes approximately 8 h 10 min to get from Guayaquil to Latacunga, including transfers.

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

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There are 39+ 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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Map of how to get from Guayaquil to Latacunga.
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  • Distance: 125.9 miles
  • Duration: 8 h 10 min

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

Cooperativa de Transportes Interprovincial Latacunga operates a bus from Guayaquil to Latacunga 3 times a day. Tickets cost $10 and the journey takes 8 h.

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
52 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 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 Tax Gacela
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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