There are 3 ways to get from Manta to Quilotoa by bus, car or plane

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Bus  •  7 h 34 min

  1. Take the bus from Portoviejo to La Maná

$5

2 alternative options

Drive  •  6 h 7 min

  1. Drive from Manta to Quilotoa 239.2 miles

Fly, bus  •  6 h 27 min

  1. Fly from Manta (MEC) to Quito (UIO) MEC - UIO
  2. Take the bus from Quito Terminal Norte terrestre de Carcelén to Latacunga
  3. Take the bus from Latacunga to Quilotoa

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The distance between Manta and Quilotoa is 202 km. The road distance is 382.7 km.

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It takes approximately 7 h 34 min to get from Manta to Quilotoa, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Manta Airport to Quito Airport is the direct flight which takes 50 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Manta to Quilotoa is 383 km. It takes approximately 6 h 7 min to drive from Manta to Quilotoa.

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

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There are 15+ hotels available in Quilotoa. Prices start at $15 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Manta to Manta Airport is to taxi which takes 5 min and costs .

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Map of how to get from Manta to Quilotoa.
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  • Distance: 126.2 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 34 min

What companies run services between Manta, Ecuador and Quilotoa, Ecuador?

Flota Bolivar operates a bus from Manta to Quilotoa every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $5 and the journey takes 3 h 40 min.

Airlines
Avianca - Aerovías del Continente Americano S.A.
Website
avianca.com
Flights from Manta to Quito
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $230
TAME
Website
tame.com.ec
Flights from Manta to Quito
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $260
Bus operators
Flota Bolivar
Phone
593 (05) 2 763-286
Website
facebook.com
Bus from Portoviejo to La Maná
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
facebook.com
Cooperativa Tax Gacela
Phone
+593 2 2477069 Quito / 6 2980728 Tulcan
Website
facebook.com
Bus from Quito Terminal Norte terrestre de Carcelén to Latacunga
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
andestransit.com
Cooperativa de Transporte 14 de Octubre
Phone
(593)-2-3988201
Bus from Latacunga to Quilotoa
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
ecuador-turistico.com
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andestransit.com

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