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There are 4 ways to get from Ipiales to Quito by car or bus

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Drive, bus  •  4h 47m

  1. Drive from Ipiales to Ibarra
  2. Take the bus from Ibarra to Quito Ibarra

$8

3 alternative options

Bus Skybus  •  5h 5m

  1. Take the bus from Rumichaca, Ecuador to Ibarra Via Cucuta / ...
  2. Take the bus from Ibarra to Quito Ibarra

$8

Bus Linea de Los Andes  •  5h 22m

  1. Take the bus from Rumichaca to Quito Via Quito / ...

$18 - $93

Drive  •  4h 14m

  1. Drive from Ipiales to Quito 170.7 miles

$17 - $26

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The cheapest way to get from Ipiales to Quito is to drive and bus which costs $8 and takes 4h 47m.

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The quickest way to get from Ipiales to Quito is to drive which costs $17 - $26 and takes 4h 14m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Ipiales to Quito. However, there are services departing from Rumichaca, Ecuador and arriving at Quito via Ibarra. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 5m.

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The distance between Ipiales and Quito is 153 km. The road distance is 273.2 km.

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The best way to get from Ipiales to Quito without a car is to bus which takes 5h 5m and costs $8.

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It takes approximately 4h 47m to get from Ipiales to Quito, including transfers.

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Ipiales to Quito bus services, operated by Skybus, depart from Rumichaca, Ecuador station.

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Ipiales to Quito bus services, operated by TACA Andina, arrive at Quito station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Ipiales to Quito is 273 km. It takes approximately 4h 14m to drive from Ipiales to Quito.

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There are 851+ hotels available in Quito. Prices start at $17 USD per night.

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  • Distance: 95.5 miles
  • Duration: 4h 47m

What companies run services between Ipiales, Colombia and Quito, Ecuador?

You can take a bus from Ipiales to Quito via Ibarra in around 5h 5m.

Bus operators
TACA Andina
Phone
+593 99 354 7653
Website
facebook.com
Bus from Ibarra to Quito
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
andestransit.com
Skybus
Phone
+58 414 8448807
Website
facebook.com
Bus from Rumichaca, Ecuador to Ibarra
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Schedules at
facebook.com
Bus from Rumichaca, Ecuador to Quito
Ave. Duration
5h
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Schedules at
facebook.com
Tiseca
Phone
+58 276 7713091
Website
tiseca.com.ve
Bus from Rumichaca to Quito
Ave. Duration
6h
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
tiseca.com.ve
Conexiones Siglo 21
Phone
+57 311 357 5623
Email
ayuda@conexionesiglo21.com
Website
conexionesiglo21.com
Bus from Ipiales to Quito
Ave. Duration
5h
Frequency
3 times a day
Schedules at
conexionesiglo21.com
Alianza Internacional del Sur
Website
facebook.com
Bus from Rumichaca to Quito
Ave. Duration
5h
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
venezuelatravelinternational.com
Book at
venezuelatravelinternational.com

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