There are 3 ways to get from Machala to Cuenca by bus, taxi or car
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What companies run services between Machala, Ecuador and Cuenca, Ecuador?
Transportes Azuay operates a bus from Machala to Cuenca hourly. Tickets cost $5 - $13 and the journey takes 4 hours. Three other operators also service this route.
- Avg. Duration
- 2 h 47 min
- Estimated price
- $90 - $110
Compañía de Taxis Contax Machaleña
- +593 7-279-4300
How far is it from Machala to Cuenca?
The distance between Machala and Cuenca is 113 km. The road distance is 179 km.
What is the cheapest way to get from Machala to Cuenca?
The cheapest way to get from Machala to Cuenca is to bus which costs $7 and takes 4 hours.
What is the fastest way to get from Machala to Cuenca?
The quickest way to get from Machala to Cuenca is to taxi which takes 2 hours 47 minutes and costs $110.
Is there a direct bus between Machala and Cuenca?
Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Machala and arriving at Cuenca. Services depart every 20 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 4 hours.
How long does it take to get from Machala to Cuenca?
The bus from Machala to Cuenca takes 4 hours including transfers and departs every 20 minutes.