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There are 4 ways to get from Pasto to Quito by bus or car

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Recommended option

Bus Pullman Carchi  •  6 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Pasto to Ipiales
  2. Take the bus from Tulcán to Terminal Carcelén

$11 - $22

3 alternative options

Bus Velotax Ecuador  •  7 h 41 min

  1. Take the bus from Pasto to Ipiales
  2. Take the bus from Tulcán to Quito Terminal Quitumbe Tulcán

$11 - $25

Bus via Ibarra  •  7 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Pasto to Ipiales
  2. Take the bus from Rumichaca, Ecuador to Ibarra
  3. Take the bus from Ibarra to Quito

Drive  •  6 h 7 min

  1. Drive from Pasto to Quito 251.7 miles

$26 - $40

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The cheapest way to get from Pasto to Quito is to bus which costs $11 - $23 and takes 6 h 40 min.

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The quickest way to get from Pasto to Quito is to drive which costs $26 - $40 and takes 6 h 7 min.

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The distance between Pasto and Quito is 212 km. The road distance is 402.7 km.

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The best way to get from Pasto to Quito without a car is to bus which takes 7 h 40 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 6 h 40 min to get from Pasto to Quito, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Pasto to Quito is 403 km. It takes approximately 6 h 7 min to drive from Pasto to Quito.

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There are 826+ hotels available in Quito. Prices start at $17 USD per night.

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  • Distance: 132.4 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 40 min

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

You can take a bus from Pasto to Quito via Ipiales, Tulcán, and Terminal Carcelén in around 6 h 40 min.

Bus operators
Cootranar
Phone
572 721 8989
Website
cootranar.com
Bus from Pasto to Ipiales
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
cootranar.com
Pullman Carchi
Phone
2980380
Bus from Tulcán to Terminal Carcelén
Ave. Duration
3 h 48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
facebook.com
Book at
andestransit.com
Velotax Ecuador
Phone
OFICINA TULCAN- 2980-633
Bus from Tulcán to Quito Terminal Quitumbe
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
facebook.com
Expreso Tulcán
Bus from Tulcán to Quito - Terminal Quitumbe
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
facebook.com
Book at
andestransit.com
Flota Imbabura
Phone
+593 (2) 223 6940 / 256 5620
Website
flota-imbabura.com
Bus from Tulcán to Quito - Terminal Quitumbe
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Schedules at
flota-imbabura.com
Book at
andestransit.com
Cooperativa Trans Vencedores
Phone
(593) (6) 2981395, Terminal Carcelén: 0997 321-293
Email
coop_transvencedores@hotmail.com
Bus from Tulcán to Quito Terminal Quitumbe
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
transvencedores.com.ec
Book at
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Skybus
Phone
+58 414 8448807
Website
facebook.com
Bus from Rumichaca, Ecuador to Ibarra
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Schedules at
facebook.com
TACA Andina
Phone
+593 99 354 7653
Website
facebook.com
Bus from Ibarra to Quito
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
andestransit.com

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