There are 5 ways to get from Manizales Airport (MZL) to Quito by plane, bus or car

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Fly  •  4 h 46 min

  1. Fly from Manizales (MZL) to Quito (UIO) MZL - UIO

$179 - $594

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Bus Linea de Los Andes  •  21 h 47 min

  1. Take the bus from Manizales to Cali
  2. Take the bus from Cali to Quito Via Quito / ...

$51 - $157

3 alternative options

Bus Expreso Internacional Ormeño  •  19 h 59 min

  1. Take the bus from Manizales to Cali
  2. Take the bus from Cali to Quito Via Lima / ...

$52 - $68

Bus Cruz del Sur  •  27 h 51 min

  1. Take the bus from Manizales to Cali
  2. Take the bus from Cali to Quito Terminal Quitumbe Via Lima

$113 - $163

Drive  •  17 h 21 min

  1. Drive from Manizales Airport (MZL) to Quito 668.9 miles

$70 - $110

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No, there is no direct bus from Manizales Airport (MZL) to Quito. However, there are services departing from Manizales Airport and arriving at La Mascota via Manizales, Versalles, Cali and Terminal Quitumbe. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 19 h 59 min.

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The distance between Manizales Airport (MZL) and Quito is 676 km. The road distance is 1070.2 km.

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The best way to get from Manizales Airport (MZL) to Quito without a car is to bus which takes 19 h 59 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 46 min to get from Manizales Airport (MZL) to Quito, including transfers.

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Manizales Airport (MZL) to Quito bus services, operated by Flota Ospina, depart from Manizales station.

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The best way to get from Manizales Airport (MZL) to Quito is to fly which takes 4 h 46 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 19 h 59 min.

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There is no direct flight from Manizales Airport to Quito Airport. The quickest flight takes 4 h 2 min and has one stopover.

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Manizales Airport (MZL) to Quito bus services, operated by Expreso Internacional Ormeño, arrive at Quito station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Manizales Airport (MZL) to Quito is 1070 km. It takes approximately 17 h 21 min to drive from Manizales Airport (MZL) to Quito.

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TAME, Easyfly and Avianca - Aerovías del Continente Americano S.A. offer flights from Manizales Airport to Quito Airport.

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Map of how to get from Manizales Airport (MZL) to Quito.
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  • Distance: 422.6 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 46 min

What companies run services between Manizales Airport (MZL), Colombia and Quito, Ecuador?

Avianca - Aerovías del Continente Americano S.A., Easyfly and TAME fly from Manizales Airport (MZL) to Quito 5 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Manizales Airport (MZL) to Quito via Manizales, Cali, Versalles, Calipso, Cali, Quito, and Terminal Quitumbe in around 19 h 59 min.

Airlines
Avianca - Aerovías del Continente Americano S.A.
Website
avianca.com
Flights from Manizales to Quito via Bogota
Ave. Duration
6 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $550
TAME
Website
tame.com.ec
Flights from Manizales to Quito via Bogota
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$300 - $600
Bus operators
Cruz del Sur
Phone
+51 1 311-5050
Website
cruzdelsur.com.pe
Bus from Cali to Quito Terminal Quitumbe
Ave. Duration
20 h 30 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$100 - $150
Schedules at
cruzdelsur.com.pe
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