There are 5 ways to get from Latacunga to Puerto López by bus, car, plane or taxi

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 via La Maná  •  9 h 2 min

  1. Take the bus from La Maná to Portoviejo
  2. Take the bus from Portoviejo to Puerto López

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Bus, fly to Salinas, taxi  •  5 h 22 min

  1. Take the bus from Latacunga to Quito Terminal Norte terrestre de Carcelén
  2. Fly from Quito (UIO) to Salinas (SNC) UIO - SNC
  3. Take a taxi from Salinas to Puerto López

$264 - $475

3 alternative options

Bus Cooperativa de Transporte Carlos Alberto Aray  •  12 h

  1. Take the bus from Latacunga to Tosagua
  2. Take the bus from Tosagua to Puerto López

Drive  •  7 h 23 min

  1. Drive from Latacunga to Puerto López 293.1 miles

Bus, fly to Manta  •  6 h 34 min

  1. Take the bus from Latacunga to Quito Terminal Norte terrestre de Carcelén
  2. Fly from Quito (UIO) to Manta (MEC) UIO - MEC
  3. Take the bus from Manta to Puerto López

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Latacunga to Puerto López. However, there are services departing from Latacunga and arriving at Puerto López via Tosagua. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12 h.

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The distance between Latacunga and Puerto López is 254 km. The road distance is 469 km.

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The best way to get from Latacunga to Puerto López without a car is to bus which takes 9 h 2 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 9 h 2 min to get from Latacunga to Puerto López, including transfers.

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Latacunga to Puerto López bus services, operated by Cooperativa de Transporte Carlos Alberto Aray, depart from Latacunga station.

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The quickest flight from Quito Airport to Manta Airport is the direct flight which takes 50 min.

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Latacunga to Puerto López bus services, operated by Reina del Camino, arrive at Puerto López station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Latacunga to Puerto López is 469 km. It takes approximately 7 h 23 min to drive from Latacunga to Puerto López.

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TAME and Avianca - Aerovías del Continente Americano S.A. offer flights from Quito Airport to Manta Airport.

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There are 92+ hotels available in Puerto López. Prices start at $20 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Latacunga to Puerto López.
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  • Distance: 158.6 miles
  • Duration: 9 h 2 min

What companies run services between Latacunga, Ecuador and Puerto López, Ecuador?

You can take a bus from Latacunga to Puerto López via Zumbahua, La Maná, and Portoviejo in around 9 h 2 min.

Airlines
Avianca - Aerovías del Continente Americano S.A.
Website
avianca.com
Flights from Quito to Manta
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $230
TAME
Website
tame.com.ec
Flights from Quito to Manta
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $260
Flights from Quito to Salinas
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $270
Bus operators
Flota Bolivar
Phone
593 (05) 2 763-286
Website
facebook.com
Bus from La Maná to Portoviejo
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
facebook.com
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Bus from Portoviejo to Puerto López
Ave. Duration
2 h 11 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Schedules at
es-la.facebook.com
Book at
andestransit.com
Reina del Camino
Phone
042130757 - 042130030, 023824850 - 023824875
Email
denuncias@reinadelcamino.ec
Website
facebook.com
Bus from Portoviejo to Puerto López
Ave. Duration
2 h 22 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
busbud.com
Bus from Tosagua to Puerto López
Ave. Duration
3 h 51 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
busbud.com
Cooperativa de Transporte Carlos Alberto Aray
Phone
+593 5-239-9726
Bus from Latacunga to Tosagua
Ave. Duration
7 h 9 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12
Schedules at
facebook.com
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
Cooperativa Manglaralto
Phone
+593 4-278-0188
Website
facebook.com
Bus from Manta to Puerto López
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Schedules at
andestransit.com
Book at
andestransit.com
Other operators
Taxi from Salinas to Puerto López
Ave. Duration
1 h 48 min
Estimated price
$140 - $170
Radio Taxi Centro Radio Club
Phone
+593 4-278-1479

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