There are 5 ways to get from Loja to Guayaquil by bus, car or plane

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 Cooperativa de Transportes Nambija  •  5 h 34 min

  1. Take the bus from Loja to Guayaquil Terminal Terrestre

$25 - $28

Cheapest option

Bus Cooperativa de Transportes Loja Internacional  •  8 h 42 min

  1. Take the bus from Loja to Cuenca
  2. Take the bus from Cuenca to Guayaquil

$24 - $50

3 alternative options

Drive  •  5 h 51 min

  1. Drive from Loja to Guayaquil 263.6 miles

Fly from Loja  •  3 h 20 min

  1. Fly from Loja (LOH) to Guayaquil (GYE) LOH - GYE

$79 - $161

Bus to Cuenca, fly  •  5 h 54 min

  1. Take the bus from Loja to Cuenca, Ecuador
  2. Fly from Cuenca (CUE) to Guayaquil (GYE) CUE - GYE

$88 - $292

What companies run services between Loja, Ecuador and Guayaquil, Ecuador?

Cooperativa de Transportes Nambija operates a bus from Loja to Guayaquil 3 times a day. Tickets cost $11 and the journey takes 5 h 23 min. Alternatively, TAME flies from Loja to Guayaquil 6 times a week.

Airlines
TAME
Website
tame.com.ec
Flights from Loja to Guayaquil
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$65 - $180
Flights from Loja to Guayaquil via Quito
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Friday
Estimated price
$65 - $180
Flights from Cuenca to Guayaquil
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$75 - $270
Bus operators
Cooperativa de Transportes Nambija
Phone
+593 072315177
Bus from Loja to Guayaquil Terminal Terrestre
Ave. Duration
5 h 23 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$11
Schedules at
facebook.com
Cooperativa de Transportes Loja Internacional
Phone
+593 98 170 1457
Email
cooploja@loja.telconet.net
Website
cooperativaloja.com.ec
Bus from Loja to Cuenca
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$4 - $27
Schedules at
cooperativaloja.com.ec
Regular
$4 - $10
Executive
$12 - $15
VIP/ Sleeper
$27
Bus from Loja to Cuenca, Ecuador
Ave. Duration
3 h 44 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$4 - $27
Schedules at
cooperativaloja.com.ec
Regular
$4 - $10
Executive
$12 - $15
VIP/ Sleeper
$27
Andes Transit
Email
info@andestransit.com
Website
andestransit.com
Bus from Loja to Cuenca
Ave. Duration
2 h 43 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
andestransit.com
Turismo Oriental
Phone
(593-07) 2868490
Website
turismooriental.ec
Bus from Cuenca to Guayaquil
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
turismooriental.ec
Book at
andestransit.com
Viajeros Internacional
Phone
(593) -7-2842107 / 2835535
Email
secretaria@viajerosinternacional.com
Bus from Loja to Cuenca
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$11
Schedules at
viajerosinternacional.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Loja and Guayaquil is 214 km. The road distance is 422 km.

The cheapest way to get from Loja to Guayaquil is to bus which costs $25 - $28 and takes 5 h 34 min.

The quickest way to get from Loja to Guayaquil is to fly which takes 3 h 20 min and costs $75 - $170.

It takes approximately 5 h 34 min to get from Loja to Guayaquil, including transfers.