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There are 3 ways to get from Guayaquil to Riobamba by bus or car

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Bus Riobamba Cooperativa de Transportes  •  4 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Guayaquil Terminal Terminal to Riobamba Guayaquil

$27 - $31

2 alternative options

Bus Andestransit  •  4 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Guayaquil - Terminal de buses to Riobamba

$27 - $31

Drive  •  4 h 16 min

  1. Drive from Guayaquil to Riobamba 178.3 miles

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The cheapest way to get from Guayaquil to Riobamba is to bus which costs $27 - $31 and takes 4 h 40 min.

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The quickest way to get from Guayaquil to Riobamba is to bus which costs $27 - $31 and takes 4 h 40 min.

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The distance between Guayaquil and Riobamba is 152 km. The road distance is 285.3 km.

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The best way to get from Guayaquil to Riobamba without a car is to bus which takes 4 h 40 min and costs $27 - $31.

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It takes approximately 4 h 40 min to get from Guayaquil to Riobamba, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Guayaquil to Riobamba is 285 km. It takes approximately 4 h 16 min to drive from Guayaquil to Riobamba.

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There are 54+ hotels available in Riobamba. Prices start at $17 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Guayaquil to Riobamba.
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  • Distance: 95.1 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 40 min

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

Riobamba Cooperativa de Transportes operates a bus from Guayaquil to Riobamba every 4 hours. Tickets cost $7 and the journey takes 4 h 30 min. Chimborazo Cooperativa de Transportes Interprovincial also services this route every 4 hours.

Bus operators
Riobamba Cooperativa de Transportes
Phone
+593 (0) 32943410 Riobamba / (0) 23824841 Quito / (0) 42130830 Guayaquil
Bus from Guayaquil Terminal Terminal to Riobamba
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
facebook.com
Book at
andestransit.com
Chimborazo Cooperativa de Transportes Interprovincial
Phone
(593) (3) 2953118
Bus from Guayaquil Terminal Terrestre to Riobamba
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Schedules at
transporteschimborazo.com
Book at
andestransit.com
bus
Bus from Guayaquil - Terminal de buses to Riobamba
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
andestransit.com
Book at
andestransit.com

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