There are 4 ways to get from Montañita to Ambato by bus, car or plane

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Bus  •  10 h 26 min

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

$8 - $9

3 alternative options

Bus via Santa Elena  •  11 h 8 min

  1. Take the bus from Montañita to Santa Elena
  2. Take the bus from Santa Elena to Guayaquil
  3. Take the bus from Guayaquil to Ambato

$16

Drive  •  7 h 11 min

  1. Drive from Montañita to Ambato 312.3 miles

Drive, fly, bus  •  6 h 24 min

  1. Drive from Montañita to Manta
  2. Fly from Manta (MEC) to Quito (UIO) MEC - UIO
  3. Take the bus from Quito Terminal Norte terrestre de Carcelén to Terminal Terrestre de Ambato

$73 - $157

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Montañita to Ambato is to bus which costs $8 - $9 and takes 10 h 26 min.

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The quickest way to get from Montañita to Ambato is to drive and fly and bus which costs $70 - $160 and takes 6 h 24 min.

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The distance between Montañita and Ambato is 246 km. The road distance is 499.7 km.

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It takes approximately 10 h 26 min to get from Montañita to Ambato, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Montañita to Ambato. However, there are services departing from Montañita and arriving at Ambato via Guayaquil. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h 26 min.

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

You can take a bus from Montañita to Ambato via Guayaquil in around 10 h 26 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
55 min
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 Santa Elena to Guayaquil
Ave. Duration
2 h 17 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
libertadpeninsular.com
Cita Express
Phone
+(593)042-140668
Website
transportescita.com
Bus from Guayaquil to Ambato
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
transportescita.com
Book at
andestransit.com
Flota Pelileo
Email
fpelileo@hotmail.com
Website
flotapelileo.com.ec
Bus from Guayaquil to Ambato
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
flotapelileo.com.ec
Book at
multipasajes.com
CITUP Cooperativa de Transporte Unidos Peninsulares
Phone
+593-42955013
Bus from Montañita to Santa Elena
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
infomontanita.com
Book at
andestransit.com
Cooperativa Tax Gacela
Website
facebook.com
Bus from Quito Terminal Norte terrestre de Carcelén to Terminal Terrestre de Ambato
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
andestransit.com

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