There are 3 ways to get from Loja to Máncora by bus 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.

Recommended option

Bus via Catacocha  •  9 h 55 min

$19 - $68

2 alternative options

Bus Cooperativa de Transportes Nambija  •  10 h 21 min

  1. Machala / ...

$21 - $28

Drive  •  5 h 15 min

  1. 236.9 miles

$30 - $50

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 9 h 55 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
facebook.com
Cooperativa de Transporte CIFA
Phone
+593 07 2937 874
Email
info@cifainternacional.com
Website
cifainternacional.com
Bus from Machala to Mancora
Ave. Duration
3 h 16 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$12 - $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
facebook.com

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Questions & Answers

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

The cheapest way to get from Loja to Máncora is to bus which costs $21 - $28 and takes 10 h 21 min.

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

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 9 h 55 min.

It takes approximately 9 h 55 min to get from Loja to Máncora, including transfers.