There are 3 ways to get from Ibarra to Tulcán by bus, taxi or car

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Bus  •  2 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Ibarra to Tulcán Quito Terminal Norte terrestre de Carcelén / ...

$7

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  2 h 18 min

  1. Take a taxi from Ibarra to Tulcán 69.4 miles

$120 - $150

Drive  •  2 h 18 min

  1. Drive from Ibarra to Tulcán 69.4 miles

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The cheapest way to get from Ibarra to Tulcán is to bus which costs $7 and takes 2 h 20 min.

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The quickest way to get from Ibarra to Tulcán is to taxi which costs $120 - $150 and takes 2 h 18 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Ibarra and arriving at Tulcán. Services depart hourly. The journey takes approximately 2 h 20 min.

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The distance between Ibarra and Tulcán is 68 km. The road distance is 111 km.

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The best way to get from Ibarra to Tulcán without a car is to bus which takes 2 h 20 min and costs $7.

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The bus from Ibarra to Tulcán takes 2 h 20 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Ibarra to Tulcán bus services, operated by Expreso Turismo del Norte, depart from Ibarra station.

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Ibarra to Tulcán bus services, operated by Expreso Turismo del Norte, arrive at Tulcán station.

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Map of how to get from Ibarra to Tulcán.
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  • Distance: 42.6 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 20 min

What companies run services between Ibarra, Ecuador and Tulcán, Ecuador?

Expreso Turismo del Norte operates a bus from Ibarra to Tulcán every 3 hours. Tickets cost $7 and the journey takes 2 h 20 min. Two other operators also service this route.

Bus operators
Expreso Turismo del Norte
Phone
+593 6-295-5730
Website
facebook.com
Bus from Ibarra to Tulcán
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
ecuador-turistico.com
Micro Taxi San Cristobal
Email
clientes@microsancristobal.com
Website
facebook.com
Bus from Ibarra to Tulcán
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
5 times a day
Schedules at
andestransit.com
Book at
andestransit.com
Flota Imbabura
Phone
+593 (2) 223 6940 / 256 5620
Website
flota-imbabura.com
Bus from Ibarra to Tulcán
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
flota-imbabura.com
Other operators
Taxi from Ibarra to Tulcán
Ave. Duration
2 h 18 min
Estimated price
$120 - $150
Cooperativa de Taxis Ibarra
Phone
+593 6-295-1600
Radio Taxi Express
Phone
+593-6-264-3500

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