There are 3 ways to get from Otavalo to Pasto by 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

Bus  •  4 h 47 min

  1. Take the bus from Otavalo to Tulcán
  2. Take the bus from Ipiales to Pasto

$3 - $12

2 alternative options

Drive, bus  •  4 h 21 min

  1. Drive from Otavalo to Ipiales
  2. Take the bus from Ipiales to Pasto

$3 - $12

Drive  •  4 h 43 min

  1. Drive from Otavalo to Pasto 172.5 miles

What companies run services between Otavalo, Ecuador and Pasto, Colombia?

You can take a bus from Otavalo to Pasto via Tulcán and Ipiales in around 4 h 47 min.

Bus operators
Flota Imbabura
+593 (2) 223 6940 / 256 5620
Bus from Otavalo to Tulcán
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Once daily
Schedules at
572 721 8989
Bus from Ipiales to Pasto
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
On demand
Estimated price
Schedules at
Cooperativa de Taxis Belalcazar

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Otavalo and Pasto is 154 km. The road distance is 276 km.

The cheapest way to get from Otavalo to Pasto is to bus which costs $3 - $12 and takes 4 h 47 min.

The quickest way to get from Otavalo to Pasto is to drive and bus which takes 4 h 21 min and costs $3 - $12.

It takes approximately 4 h 47 min to get from Otavalo to Pasto, including transfers.