There are 5 ways to get from Lima to Quito by bus, plane 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.

Recommended option

Bus, fly  •  14 h 16 min

  1. Take the bus from General Isidoro Resquín to Asunción
  2. Fly from Asuncion (ASU) to Quito (UIO) ASU - UIO

$345 - $901

Cheapest option

Bus via Lima  •  4 days 10 h

  1. Take the bus from Santa Rosa del Aguaray to Asunción
  2. Take the bus from Asunción to Resistencia
  3. Take the bus from Resistencia to General Güemes
  4. Take the bus from General Güemes to Lima
  5. Take the bus from Lima to Quito

$252 - $472

3 alternative options

Bus Expreso Internacional Ormeño  •  4 days 21 h

  1. Take the bus from General Isidoro Resquín to Asunción
  2. Take the bus from Asunción to Retiro
  3. Take the bus from Retiro to Quito

$301 - $469

Bus  •  5 days 3 h

  1. Take the bus from Santa Rosa del Aguaray to Asunción
  2. Take the bus from Asunción to Córdoba
  3. Take the bus from Córdoba to Lima Javier Prado
  4. Take the bus from Lima Javier Prado to Quito

$339 - $492

Drive  •  3 days 4 h

  1. Drive from Lima to Quito 3469.4 miles

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Lima to Quito is to bus which costs $250 - $480 and takes 4 days 10 h.

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The quickest way to get from Lima to Quito is to bus and fly which costs $340 - $900 and takes 14 h 16 min.

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The distance between Lima and Quito is 3545 km. The road distance is 5551.1 km.

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It takes approximately 14 h 16 min to get from Lima to Quito, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Asuncion Airport to Quito Airport. The quickest flight takes 8 h 57 min and has one stopover.

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Map of how to get from Lima to Quito.
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  • Distance: 2215.6 miles
  • Duration: 14 h 16 min

What companies run services between Lima, Departamento de San Pedro, Paraguay and Quito, Ecuador?

You can take a bus from Lima to Quito via Santa Rosa del Aguaray, Asunción, Resistencia, General Güemes, Lima, Quito, and Terminal Quitumbe in around 4 days 10 h.

Airlines
Avianca - Aerovías del Continente Americano S.A.
Website
avianca.com
Flights from Asuncion to Quito via Lima
Ave. Duration
8 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $800
Flights from Asuncion to Quito via Lima, Guayaquil
Ave. Duration
10 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $800
Flights from Asuncion to Quito via Lima, Bogota
Ave. Duration
11 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $950
Copa Airlines
Website
copaair.com
Flights from Asuncion to Quito via Panama City
Ave. Duration
12 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $1,100
LATAM Chile
Website
latam.com
Flights from Asuncion to Quito via Lima
Ave. Duration
9 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $900
Bus operators
La Sampedrana
Phone
+595 (21) 558961
Bus from General Isidoro Resquín to Asunción
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
bienvenidoaparaguay.com
La Santaniana
Website
lasantaniana.com.py
Bus from General Isidoro Resquín to Asunción
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
bienvenidoaparaguay.com
Bus from Asunción to Retiro
Ave. Duration
15 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$44
Schedules at
lasantaniana.com.py
Canindeyú
Phone
+595 (21) 555991
Bus from Santa Rosa del Aguaray to Asunción
Ave. Duration
5 h 12 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
bienvenidoaparaguay.com
NSA
Phone
+595 21 289 1000
Email
info@nsa.com.py
Website
nsa.com.py
Bus from Asunción to Resistencia
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Schedules at
nsa.com.py
Book at
nsa.plataforma10.com.ar
Bus from Asunción to Buenos Aires - Retiro
Ave. Duration
16 h 55 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$22 - $75
Schedules at
nsa.com.py
Book at
centraldepasajes.com.ar
El Pulqui
El Norte Bis
Phone
+54 342 480 6650
Website
elnortebis.com
Bus from Resistencia to General Güemes
Ave. Duration
12 h 26 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
elnortebis.com
Book at
elnortebis.centraldepasajes.com.ar
Semi Cama
$40 - $55
Cama
$45 - $60
La Veloz Del Norte
Website
lavelozdelnorte.com.ar
Bus from General Güemes to Lima
Ave. Duration
47 h 15 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$65 - $130
Schedules at
lavelozdelnorte.com.ar
Book at
lavelozdelnorte.com.ar
2nd Class
$65 - $100
1st Class
$85 - $120
JC Transporte
Phone
+54(021) 940 - 350
Website
jctransporte.com.py
Bus from Asunción to Retiro
Ave. Duration
16 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$48
Schedules at
jctransporte.com.py
Expreso Paraguay
Phone
+595 21 224555
Bus from Asunción to Córdoba
Ave. Duration
17 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$69
Schedules at
plataforma10.com.ar
Cruz del Sur
Phone
+51 1 311-5050
Website
cruzdelsur.com.pe
Bus from Córdoba to Lima Javier Prado
Ave. Duration
2 days 13 h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$150 - $220
Schedules at
cruzdelsur.com.pe
Bus from Lima Javier Prado to Quito
Ave. Duration
35 h 35 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$100 - $180
Schedules at
cruzdelsur.com.pe
Book at
cruzdelsur.com.pe

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