There are 6 ways to get from Montañita to Quito by car, plane or bus

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Drive, fly  •  3 h 47 min

  1. Drive from Montañita to Manta
  2. Fly from Manta (MEC) to Quito (UIO) MEC - UIO

$86 - $176

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Bus  •  12 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Montañita to Guayaquil Olón
  2. Take the bus from Guayaquil - Terminal Terrestre to Quito - Terminal Quitumbe

$11 - $15

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Bus via La Libertad  •  12 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Montañita to La Libertad
  2. Take the bus from La Libertad to Guayaquil
  3. Take the bus from Guayaquil - Terminal Terrestre to Quito - Terminal Quitumbe

$18 - $22

Bus Micro Taxi San Cristobal  •  13 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Montañita to Guayaquil Olón
  2. Take the bus from Guayaquil to Quito Guayaquil

$21

Bus Trans Esmeraldas S.A.  •  13 h 41 min

  1. Take the bus from Montañita to La Libertad
  2. Take the bus from Salinas to Quito - Terminal Quitumbe Salinas

$11 - $21

Drive  •  8 h 11 min

  1. Drive from Montañita to Quito 354.2 miles

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Montañita to Quito. However, there are services departing from Montañita and arriving at Dos Puentes via Guayaquil - Terminal Terrestre and Terminal Quitumbe. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12 h 15 min.

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The distance between Montañita and Quito is 305 km. The road distance is 566.7 km.

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The best way to get from Montañita to Quito without a car is to bus which takes 12 h 15 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 47 min to get from Montañita to Quito, including transfers.

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Montañita to Quito bus services, operated by Cooperativa Libertad Peninsular, depart from Montañita station.

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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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Montañita to Quito bus services, operated by Panamericana Internacional, arrive at Quito - Terminal Quitumbe station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Montañita to Quito is 567 km. It takes approximately 8 h 11 min to drive from Montañita to Quito.

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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 805+ hotels available in Quito. Prices start at $16 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Montañita to Quito.
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  • Distance: 190.5 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 47 min

What companies run services between Montañita, Santa Elena, Ecuador and Quito, Ecuador?

You can take a bus from Montañita to Quito via Guayaquil, Guayaquil - Terminal Terrestre, Quito - Terminal Quitumbe, and Terminal Quitumbe in around 12 h 15 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
Cooperativa Libertad Peninsular
Phone
2933001 - 2933009 - 2944322
Email
clp_1976@hotmail.com
Website
libertadpeninsular.com
Bus from Montañita to Guayaquil
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
libertadpeninsular.com
Bus from La Libertad to Guayaquil
Ave. Duration
2 h 23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
libertadpeninsular.com
Panamericana Internacional
Phone
+593 (2) 2557133 / 2557134
Email
info@panamericana.ec
Website
panamericana.ec
Bus from Guayaquil - Terminal Terrestre to Quito - Terminal Quitumbe
Ave. Duration
7 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Schedules at
panamericana.ec
CITUP Cooperativa de Transporte Unidos Peninsulares
Phone
+593-42955013
Bus from Montañita to La Libertad
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
infomontanita.com
Book at
andestransit.com
Liberpesa S.A
Phone
(04)2953718
Email
info@liberpesa.com.ec
Website
liberpesa.com.ec
Bus from La Libertad to Guayaquil
Ave. Duration
2 h 51 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
liberpesa.com.ec
Micro Taxi San Cristobal
Email
clientes@microsancristobal.com
Website
facebook.com
Bus from Guayaquil to Quito
Ave. Duration
8 h 5 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$21
Schedules at
andestransit.com
Book at
andestransit.com

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