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There are 5 ways to get from Latacunga to Otavalo by bus, taxi or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Bus Cooperativa Tax Gacela  •  2 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Latacunga to Quito Terminal Norte terrestre de Carcelén
  2. Take the bus from Quito Terminal Terrestre Carcelen to Otavalo Quito Terminal Terrestre Carcelén

$7

Cheapest option

Bus via Quito, Terminal Quitumbe  •  4 h 17 min

  1. Take the bus from Latacunga to Terminal Quitumbe, Ecuador Baños / ...
  2. Take the bus from Quito Terminal Carcelén to Otavalo Carcelén / ...

$5 - $6

3 alternative options

Bus Cooperativa de Transportes Unidos  •  5 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Latacunga to Otavalo

$11

Taxi  •  2 h 31 min

  1. Take a taxi from Latacunga to Otavalo 119.8 miles

$120 - $160

Drive  •  2 h 31 min

  1. Drive from Latacunga to Otavalo 119.8 miles

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The cheapest way to get from Latacunga to Otavalo is to bus which costs $5 - $6 and takes 4 h 17 min.

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The quickest way to get from Latacunga to Otavalo is to bus which costs $7 and takes 2 h 20 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Latacunga and arriving at Otavalo. Services depart four times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 5 h 10 min.

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The distance between Latacunga and Otavalo is 136 km. The road distance is 191.7 km.

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

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It takes approximately 2 h 20 min to get from Latacunga to Otavalo, including transfers.

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Latacunga to Otavalo bus services, operated by Cooperativa Tax Gacela, depart from Latacunga station.

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Latacunga to Otavalo bus services, operated by TACA Andina, arrive at Otavalo station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Latacunga to Otavalo is 192 km. It takes approximately 2 h 31 min to drive from Latacunga to Otavalo.

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There are 171+ hotels available in Otavalo. Prices start at $15 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Latacunga to Otavalo.
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  • Distance: 84.9 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 20 min

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

You can take a bus from Latacunga to Otavalo via Quito Terminal Norte terrestre de Carcelén and Quito Terminal Terrestre Carcelen in around 2 h 20 min.

Bus operators
Cooperativa Tax Gacela
Phone
+593 2 2477069 Quito / 6 2980728 Tulcan
Website
facebook.com
Bus from Latacunga to Quito Terminal Norte terrestre de Carcelén
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
andestransit.com
TACA Andina
Phone
+593 99 354 7653
Website
facebook.com
Bus from Quito Terminal Terrestre Carcelen to Otavalo
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
andestransit.com
Expreso Baños
Phone
+593 (0) 996671126
Website
facebook.com
Bus from Latacunga to Terminal Quitumbe, Ecuador
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 Latacunga to Quito Terminal Quitumbe
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
transporteschimborazo.com
Book at
andestransit.com
EXPRESS SUCRE Cooperativa de Transportes
Phone
+593 (7) 286 7473 / 283 5717
Bus from Latacunga to Quito - Terminal Quitumbe
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
facebook.com
Book at
andestransit.com
Road
$2 - $3
Cooperativa de Transportes SANTA
Phone
032521061 GERENCIA 03 – 2521068 – 099227581 • AMBATO 03 – 2521 061
Email
cooperativasanta@hotmail.com
Bus from Latacunga to Quito Quitumbe
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Schedules at
facebook.com
Cooperativa de Transportes Otavalo
Website
transportesotavalo.amawebs.com
Bus from Quito Terminal Carcelén to Otavalo
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
andestransit.com
Cooperativa de Transportes Unidos
Bus from Latacunga to Otavalo
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$11
Schedules at
facebook.com
Book at
andestransit.com
Other operators
Taxi from Latacunga to Otavalo
Ave. Duration
2 h 31 min
Estimated price
$120 - $160
Unión De Cooperativas De Transporte Taxistas De Cotopaxi
Phone
+593 03-266-3309

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