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  •  14 h 16 min

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

$350 - $910

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Bus via Lima  •  4 days 9 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

$294 - $428

3 alternative options

Bus Expresos Los Llanos  •  3 days 14 h

  1. Take the bus from General Isidoro Resquín 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 Cochabamba
  4. Take the bus from Cochabamba to Arica
  5. Take the bus from Cúcuta to Quito

$506 - $552

Bus Expreso Internacional Ormeño  •  4 days 23 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

$353 - $515

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 $290 - $430 and takes 4 days 9 h.

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The quickest way to get from Lima to Quito is to bus and fly which costs $350 - $950 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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The best way to get from Lima to Quito without a car is to bus which takes 4 days 9 h and costs $290 - $430.

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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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Quito is 1 h behind Lima. It is currently 3:42 PM in Lima and 2:42 PM 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, Copa Airlines and Avianca - Aerovías del Continente Americano S.A. offer flights from Asuncion Airport to Quito Airport.

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There are 793+ 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: 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 General Isidoro Resquín, Asunción, Santa Cruz de la Sierra, Santa Cruz de la Sierra - Terminal Bimodal, Cochabamba, Arica, Cúcuta, Quito, and Terminal Quitumbe in around 3 days 14 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
10 h 10 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
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
20 h 30 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$50 - $60
Schedules at
toa.asuncion.gov.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
19 h
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$35
Schedules at
bienvenidoaparaguay.com
Trans Carrasco
Phone
+591 60362456 Cochabamba / 4 4225457 Cochabamba / 71490343 Sucre
Email
jose_eddyporsiempre@hotmail.com
Website
facebook.com
Bus from Santa Cruz de la Sierra - Terminal Bimodal to Cochabamba
Ave. Duration
9 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $11
Schedules at
facebook.com
Cosmos
Phone
+(591) 2 2281938 / Potosí: +(591)2-6245831
Bus from Santa Cruz de la Sierra to Cochabamba
Ave. Duration
9 h
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$19
Schedules at
sites.google.com
Trans Lujan SRL
Phone
+591 4 4553910 Cochabamba / +591 2 25258523 Oruro / +56 57 232 6955 Calama
Website
facebook.com
Bus from Cochabamba to Arica
Ave. Duration
13 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$37
Schedules at
facebook.com
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
$14 - $21
Schedules at
nsa.com.py
Book at
nsa.plataforma10.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
$30 - $45
Schedules at
elnortebis.com
Book at
elnortebis.centraldepasajes.com.ar
Semi Cama
$30 - $45
Cama
$35 - $45
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
$50 - $100
Schedules at
lavelozdelnorte.com.ar
Book at
lavelozdelnorte.com.ar
2nd Class
$50 - $80
1st Class
$65 - $100
Pullman Del Sur
Website
pdelsur.cl
Bus from Asunción to Santiago - Sur
Ave. Duration
36 h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$143
Schedules at
pdelsur.cl
Book at
pdelsur.cl

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