There are 4 ways to get from Loja to Máncora by bus or car

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Bus via Catacocha  •  10 h 39 min

  1. Take the bus from Loja to Catacocha
  2. Take the bus from Catacocha to Machala
  3. Take the bus from Machala to Mancora

$20 - $68

3 alternative options

Bus Cooperativa de Transportes Nambija  •  11 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Loja to Machala Machala / ...
  2. Take the bus from Machala to Mancora Guayaquil

$22 - $28

Bus Super Semería  •  12 h 42 min

  1. Take the bus from Loja to Cuenca
  2. Take the bus from Cuenca to Mancora Via Chiclayo

$23 - $39

Drive  •  5 h 15 min

  1. Drive from Loja to Máncora 236.9 miles

$30 - $50

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The cheapest way to get from Loja to Máncora is to bus which costs $22 - $28 and takes 11 h 5 min.

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The quickest way to get from Loja to Máncora is to drive which costs $30 - $50 and takes 5 h 15 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Loja to Máncora. However, there are services departing from Loja and arriving at Mancora via Catacocha and Machala. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h 39 min.

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The distance between Loja and Máncora is 205 km. The road distance is 379 km.

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The best way to get from Loja to Máncora without a car is to bus which takes 10 h 39 min and costs $19 - $70.

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It takes approximately 10 h 39 min to get from Loja to Máncora, including transfers.

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Loja to Máncora bus services, operated by Cooperativa de Transportes Loja Internacional, depart from Loja station.

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Loja to Máncora bus services, operated by Cooperativa de Transporte CIFA, arrive at Mancora station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Loja to Máncora is 379 km. It takes approximately 5 h 15 min to drive from Loja to Máncora.

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There are 221+ hotels available in Máncora. Prices start at $25 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Loja to Máncora.
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  • Distance: 128.1 miles
  • Duration: 10 h 39 min

What companies run services between Loja, Ecuador and Máncora, Peru?

You can take a bus from Loja to Máncora via Catacocha, Machala, and Machala in around 10 h 39 min.

Bus operators
Cooperativa de Transportes Loja Internacional
Phone
+593 98 170 1457
Email
cooploja@loja.telconet.net
Website
cooperativaloja.com.ec
Bus from Loja to Catacocha
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$2 - $23
Schedules at
cooperativaloja.com.ec
Regular
$2 - $7
Executive
$10 - $12
VIP/ Sleeper
$23
Bus from Catacocha to Machala
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$4 - $26
Schedules at
cooperativaloja.com.ec
Regular
$4 - $10
Executive
$12 - $14
VIP/ Sleeper
$26
Unión Cariamanga Internacional
Phone
(07) 303-5297, 005173331259
Email
administradores@unioncariamanga.com.ec
Website
unioncariamanga.com.ec
Bus from Loja to Catacocha
Ave. Duration
2 h 38 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$3 - $7
Schedules at
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Cooperativa de Transporte CIFA
Phone
+593 07 2937 874
Email
info@cifainternacional.com
Website
cifainternacional.com
Bus from Machala to Mancora
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Schedules at
cifainternacional.com
Cooperativa de Transportes Nambija
Phone
+593 072315177
Bus from Loja to Machala
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
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Viajeros Internacional
Phone
(593) -7-2842107 / 2835535
Email
secretaria@viajerosinternacional.com
Bus from Loja to Cuenca
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
viajerosinternacional.com

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