Rome2rio uses cookies to help personalize content and show you personalised ads. By proceeding, you accept the use of cookies in accordance with our privacy policy. You may opt out of personalised ads at any time. OK

Need a hotel room in Portoviejo?

Book now

There are 5 ways to get from Mindo to Crucita by taxi, plane, bus or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Taxi, fly

  1. Take a taxi from Mindo to Quito
  2. Fly from Quito (UIO) to Manta (MEC)

Cheapest option

Bus

  1. Take the bus from Los Bancos to Santo Domingo
  2. Take the bus from Santo Domingo de los Colorados to Manta

3 alternative options

Bus via La Villegas

  1. Take the bus from Los Bancos to La Concordia
  2. Take the bus from La Concordia to Rocafuerte

Taxi

  1. Take a taxi from Mindo to Crucita

Drive

  1. Drive from Mindo to Crucita
Mindo → Crucita
Partially open

Travel safe during COVID-19

Rules to follow in Ecuador

2m

Mandatory

Mandatory

Travel within Ecuador

Regional restriction measures in place
Observe COVID-19 safety rules
Nationwide control measures in place
Further restrictions may be implemented at short notice

COVID-19 help in Ecuador

If you need help, visit the national COVID-19 website or call the COVID-19 Helpline 171

Frequently Asked Questions


There are currently travel restrictions within Ecuador.

Explore options for future travel

Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 2 metres
  • Regional restriction measures in place
  • Observe COVID-19 safety rules
  • Nationwide control measures in place
  • Further restrictions may be implemented at short notice

Explore travel options

The national COVID-19 helpline number in Crucita is 171.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Crucita is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Crucita is 2 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 171.

Last updated: 13 Oct 2021
Exceptions may apply, for full details: Ministry of Defence.

We're working around the clock to bring you the latest COVID-19 travel updates.
This information is compiled from official sources. To the best of our knowledge, it is correct as of the last update.
Visit Rome2rio travel advice for general help.

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Mindo to Crucita is to bus which costs $26 - $35 and takes 9h 11m.

More details

The quickest way to get from Mindo to Crucita is to taxi and fly which costs $130 - $250 and takes 2h 56m.

More details

The distance between Mindo and Crucita is 216 km. The road distance is 313.9 km.

Get driving directions

The best way to get from Mindo to Crucita without a car is to bus via La Villegas which takes 7h 18m and costs $29 - $45.

More details

It takes approximately 2h 56m to get from Mindo to Crucita, including transfers.

More details

The quickest flight from Quito Airport to Manta Airport is the direct flight which takes 49 min.

Search flights

Yes, the driving distance between Mindo to Crucita is 314 km. It takes approximately 4h 29m to drive from Mindo to Crucita.

Get driving directions

LATAM Chile, LATAM Ecuador and Avianca - Aerovías del Continente Americano S.A. offer flights from Quito Airport to Manta Airport.

Search flights

There are 23+ hotels available in Crucita. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

More details

Map of how to get from Mindo to Crucita.
Launch map view
  • Distance: 216.2 km
  • Duration: 2h 56m

What companies run services between Mindo, Ecuador and Crucita, Ecuador?

You can take a bus from Mindo to Crucita via Los Bancos, La Concordia, La Concordia, and Rocafuerte in around 7h 18m.

Airlines
Avianca - Aerovías del Continente Americano S.A.
Website
avianca.com
Flights from Quito to Manta
Ave. Duration
49 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $230
LATAM Ecuador
Website
latam.com
Flights from Quito to Manta
Ave. Duration
49 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$14 - $390
LATAM Chile
Website
latam.com
Flights from Quito to Manta
Ave. Duration
49 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$55 - $230
Bus operators
Cooperativa de Transportes "Kennedy"
Phone
+593-22763112 / 97754391, Santo Domingo: +593-03778840
Email
info@transporteskennedy.com
Website
transporteskennedy.com
Bus from Los Bancos to La Concordia
Ave. Duration
1h 24m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
transporteskennedy.com
Book at
andestransit.com
Bus from Los Bancos to Santo Domingo
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
transporteskennedy.com
Book at
andestransit.com
Reina del Camino
Phone
042130757 - 042130030, 023824850 - 023824875
Email
denuncias@reinadelcamino.ec
Website
reinadelcamino.ec
Bus from La Concordia to Rocafuerte
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $15
Schedules at
reinadelcamino.ec
Book at
busbud.com
Cooperativa de Transportes Zaracay
Phone
(+593)-0236547894
Website
transporteszaracay.com.ec
Bus from Santo Domingo de los Colorados to Manta
Ave. Duration
4h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
transporteszaracay.com.ec
Book at
andestransit.com
Panamericana Internacional
Phone
+593 (2) 2557133 / 2557134
Email
info@panamericana.ec
Website
panamericana.ec
Bus from Santo Domingo de los Colorados to Manta
Ave. Duration
5h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5 - $10
Schedules at
panamericana.ec
Book at
panamericana.samasat.info
Other operators
Taxi from Mindo to Quito
Ave. Duration
1h 33m
Estimated price
$60 - $75

Want to know more about travelling around the world?

Rome2rio's Travel Guide series provide vital information for the global traveller. Read our range of informative guides on popular transport routes and companies - including Travelling by boat in Italy, How to get from Gatwick Airport into central London and Flying into Beijing? - to help you get the most out of your next trip.