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