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.

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Bus Cooperativa de Transportes Nambija  •  8 h 21 min

  1. Take the bus from Loja to Guayaquil Terminal Terrestre Loja

$30 - $38

4 alternative options

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

$32 - $57

Bus Unión Cariamanga Internacional  •  9 h 23 min

  1. Take the bus from Loja to Machala terminal terrestre
  2. Take the bus from Machala to Guayaquil Machala-Guayaquil

$34 - $40

Drive  •  5 h 51 min

  1. Drive from Loja to Guayaquil 263.6 miles

Fly  •  3 h 20 min

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

$85 - $169

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The cheapest way to get from Loja to Guayaquil is to bus which costs $29 - $40 and takes 8 h 21 min.

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The quickest way to get from Loja to Guayaquil is to fly which costs $85 - $170 and takes 3 h 20 min.

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The distance between Loja and Guayaquil is 214 km. The road distance is 421.8 km.

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It takes approximately 8 h 21 min to get from Loja to Guayaquil, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Loja Airport to Guayaquil Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h.

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Map of how to get from Loja to Guayaquil.
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  • Distance: 133.5 miles
  • Duration: 8 h 21 min

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

Cooperativa de Transportes Nambija operates a bus from Loja to Guayaquil twice daily. Tickets cost $12 and the journey takes 8 h 10 min. Unión Cariamanga Internacional also services this route once daily. Alternatively, TAME flies from Loja to Guayaquil once daily.

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
2 h 50 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$65 - $180
Bus operators
Cooperativa de Transportes Nambija
Phone
+593 072315177
Bus from Loja to Guayaquil Terminal Terrestre
Ave. Duration
8 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$12
Schedules at
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Book at
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Unión Cariamanga Internacional
Phone
(07) 303-5297, 005173331259
Email
administradores@unioncariamanga.com.ec
Website
unioncariamanga.com.ec
Bus from Loja to Terminal Terrestre de Guayaquil
Ave. Duration
8 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Schedules at
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Bus from Loja to Machala terminal terrestre
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Schedules at
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Bus from Loja to Cuenca
Ave. Duration
2 h 43 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
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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
Cooperativa International Ecuatoriano Pullman
Phone
+593 07-293-1164
Website
facebook.com
Bus from Machala to Guayaquil
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
terminalterrestremachala.gob.ec
Rutas Orenses
Phone
+593 7-293-6386
Website
facebook.com
Bus from Machala to Guayaquil
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
terminalterrestremachala.gob.ec
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