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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.

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Bus, fly  •  15 h 47 min

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

$331 - $887

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Bus via Cúcuta  •  3 days 23 h

  1. Take the bus from General Isidoro Resquín to Asunción
  2. Take the bus from Asunción to Córdoba
  3. Take the bus from Cordoba to Arica
  4. Take the bus from Cúcuta to Quito

$623 - $716

Bus Linea de Los Andes  •  4 days 20 h

  1. Take the bus from Santa Rosa del Aguaray to Asunción
  2. Take the bus from Asunción to Santiago - Sur
  3. Take the bus from Santiago to Quito

$466 - $709

Bus  •  4 days 22 h

  1. Take the bus from Santa Rosa del Aguaray to Asunción
  2. Take the bus from Asunción to Santa Cruz de la Sierra
  3. Take the bus from Santa Cruz de la Sierra - Terminal bimodal to La Paz
  4. Take the bus from La Paz to Arequipa
  5. Take the bus from Arequipa to Quito

$458 - $612

Drive  •  3 days 4 h

  1. Drive from Lima to Quito 3469.4 miles

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The cheapest way to get from Lima to Quito is to bus which costs $460 - $750 and takes 4 days 20 h.

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The quickest way to get from Lima to Quito is to bus and fly which costs $330 - $900 and takes 15 h 47 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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The best way to get from Lima to Quito without a car is to bus which takes 3 days 23 h and costs $600 - $750.

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It takes approximately 15 h 47 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 35 min and has one stopover.

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Quito is 1 h behind Lima. It is currently 4:54 AM in Lima and 2:54 AM in Quito.

Yes, the driving distance between Lima to Quito is 5551 km. It takes approximately 3 days 4 h to drive from Lima to Quito.

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LATAM Chile, Gol Transportes Aéreos, Copa Airlines and Avianca - Aerovías del Continente Americano S.A. offer flights from Asuncion Airport to Quito Airport.

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There are 831+ hotels available in Quito. Prices start at $17 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Lima to Quito.
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  • Distance: 2215.6 miles
  • Duration: 15 h 47 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 General Isidoro Resquín, Asunción, Córdoba, Cordoba, Arica, Cúcuta, Quito, and Terminal Quitumbe in around 3 days 23 h.

Airlines
Avianca - Aerovías del Continente Americano S.A.
Website
avianca.com
Flights from Asuncion to Quito via Lima
Ave. Duration
9 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $800
Flights from Asuncion to Quito via Lima, Guayaquil
Ave. Duration
11 h 20 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 48 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 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $1,100
LATAM Chile
Website
latam.com
Flights from Asuncion to Quito via Lima
Ave. Duration
8 h 35 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,000
Gol Transportes Aéreos
Website
voegol.com.br
Flights from Asuncion to Quito via Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
10 h 45 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$330 - $1,000
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
Expreso Paraguay
Phone
+595 21 224555
Bus from Asunción to Córdoba
Ave. Duration
17 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$67
Schedules at
plataforma10.com.ar
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
Pullman Del Sur
Phone
+56 2 776-2426
Website
pdelsur.cl
Bus from Asunción to Santiago - Sur
Ave. Duration
36 h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$140
Schedules at
pdelsur.cl
Book at
pdelsur.cl
Pycasu SA
Phone
+(595) 21.557700
Email
pycasu_sa@pycasu.com.py
Website
pycasu.com.py
Bus from Asunción to Santa Cruz de la Sierra
Ave. Duration
19 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $60
Schedules at
pycasu.com.py
Yacyretá
Phone
+595 985 330079, Asunción: +595 (21) 551725
Email
yacyreta_sa@hotmail.com
Website
facebook.com
Bus from Asunción to Santa Cruz de la Sierra
Ave. Duration
21 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$59
Schedules at
bienvenidoaparaguay.com
Trans Copacabana SA
Copacabana 1 MEM
Cosmos
Phone
+(591) 2 2281938 / Potosí: +(591)2-6245831
Bus from Santa Cruz de la Sierra - Terminal Bimodal to La Paz
Ave. Duration
18 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$32
Schedules at
mi.lapaz.bo
Flota Bolivar
Phone
+591 2 2281973 La Paz / 4 4221819 Cochabamba / 3 3625458 Santa Cruz / 4 6453849 Sucre / 4 6830856 Yacuiba
Website
facebook.com
Bus from Santa Cruz de la Sierra - Terminal Bimodal to La Paz Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
18 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Schedules at
facebook.com
Transportes El Dorado
Phone
Potosí: +(591)2-6243343, +(591)-22281672
Website
facebook.com
Bus from Santa Cruz de la Sierra - Terminal bimodal to La Paz
Ave. Duration
18 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$32
Schedules at
mi.lapaz.bo
Peru Hop
Phone
+51 1 2422140
Email
info@peruhop.com
Bus from La Paz to Arequipa
Ave. Duration
23 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$100 - $220
Schedules at
peruhop.com
Book at
peruhop.com
Skybus
Phone
+58 414 8448807
Website
facebook.com
Bus from Arequipa to Quito
Ave. Duration
2 days 2 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$280
Schedules at
facebook.com

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