There are 3 ways to get from Loja to Tumbes by bus or car

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Recommended option

Bus Unión Cariamanga Internacional  •  6 h 12 min

  1. Take the bus from Loja to Huaquillas

$10 - $19

2 alternative options

Bus Cooperativa de Transportes Nambija  •  7 h 37 min

  1. Take the bus from Loja to Huaquillas

$16 - $23

Drive  •  3 h 54 min

  1. Drive from Loja to Tumbes 172.8 miles

$25 - $40

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

Unión Cariamanga Internacional operates a bus from Loja to Tumbes once daily. Tickets cost $6 - $10 and the journey takes 4 h 30 min.

Bus operators
Unión Cariamanga Internacional
Phone
(07) 303-5297, 005173331259
Email
administradores@unioncariamanga.com.ec
Website
unioncariamanga.com.ec
Bus from Loja to Huaquillas
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Schedules at
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Cooperativa de Transportes Nambija
Phone
+593 072315177
Bus from Loja to Huaquillas
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$13
Schedules at
facebook.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Loja and Tumbes is 146 km. The road distance is 276 km.

The cheapest way to get from Loja to Tumbes is to bus which costs $9 - $20 and takes 6 h 12 min.

The quickest way to get from Loja to Tumbes is to drive which takes 3 h 54 min and costs $25 - $40.

No, there is no direct bus from Loja to Tumbes. However, there are services departing from Loja and arriving at Tumbes via Huaquillas. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 12 min.

It takes approximately 6 h 12 min to get from Loja to Tumbes, including transfers.