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There are 5 ways to get from Quilotoa to Quito by bus, taxi or car

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Bus via Terminal Quitumbe  •  3 h 9 min

  1. Take the bus from Quilotoa to Latacunga Quilotoa
  2. Take the bus from Latacunga to Terminal Quitumbe, Ecuador Baños / ...

$6 - $7

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Bus  •  3 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Quilotoa to Latacunga Quilotoa
  2. Take the bus from Latacunga to Quito

$7

Taxi, bus  •  2 h 33 min

  1. Take a taxi from Quilotoa to Machachi
  2. Take the bus from Machachi to Quito

Taxi  •  2 h 40 min

  1. Take a taxi from Quilotoa to Quito 109.2 miles

$110 - $140

Drive  •  2 h 40 min

  1. Drive from Quilotoa to Quito 109.2 miles

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The cheapest way to get from Quilotoa to Quito is to bus which costs $6 - $7 and takes 3 h 9 min.

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The quickest way to get from Quilotoa to Quito is to taxi which costs $110 - $140 and takes 2 h 40 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Quilotoa to Quito. However, there are services departing from Quilotoa and arriving at Dos Puentes via Latacunga and Terminal Quitumbe. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 9 min.

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The distance between Quilotoa and Quito is 81 km. The road distance is 174.7 km.

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The best way to get from Quilotoa to Quito without a car is to bus which takes 3 h 9 min and costs $6 - $7.

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It takes approximately 3 h 9 min to get from Quilotoa to Quito, including transfers.

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Quilotoa to Quito bus services, operated by Cooperativa de Transporte 14 de Octubre, depart from Quilotoa station.

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Quilotoa to Quito bus services, operated by Expreso Baños, arrive at Terminal Quitumbe, Ecuador station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Quilotoa to Quito is 175 km. It takes approximately 2 h 40 min to drive from Quilotoa to Quito.

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

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Map of how to get from Quilotoa to Quito.
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  • Distance: 50.3 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 9 min

What companies run services between Quilotoa, Ecuador and Quito, Ecuador?

You can take a bus from Quilotoa to Quito via Latacunga and Terminal Quitumbe in around 3 h 9 min.

Bus operators
Cooperativa de Transporte 14 de Octubre
Phone
(593)-2-3988201
Bus from Quilotoa to Latacunga
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
ecuador-turistico.com
Book at
andestransit.com
Cooperativa De Transportes Interprovincial Iliniza
Phone
(+593)-23988220
Website
es-la.facebook.com
Bus from Quilotoa to Latacunga
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
es-la.facebook.com
Book at
andestransit.com
Expreso Baños
Phone
+593 (0) 996671126
Website
facebook.com
Bus from Latacunga to Terminal Quitumbe, Ecuador
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Schedules at
facebook.com
Chimborazo Cooperativa de Transportes Interprovincial
Phone
(593) (3) 2953118
Bus from Latacunga to Quito Terminal Quitumbe
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
transporteschimborazo.com
Book at
andestransit.com
EXPRESS SUCRE Cooperativa de Transportes
Phone
+593 (7) 286 7473 / 283 5717
Bus from Latacunga to Quito - Terminal Quitumbe
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
facebook.com
Book at
andestransit.com
Road
$2 - $3
Cooperativa de Transportes SANTA
Phone
032521061 GERENCIA 03 – 2521068 – 099227581 • AMBATO 03 – 2521 061
Email
cooperativasanta@hotmail.com
Bus from Latacunga to Quito Quitumbe
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Schedules at
facebook.com
Cita Express
Phone
+(593)042-140668
Website
transportescita.com
Bus from Latacunga to Quito
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
transportescita.com
Book at
andestransit.com
Bus from Machachi to Quito
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Schedules at
transportescita.com
Book at
andestransit.com
Other operators
Taxi from Quilotoa to Machachi
Ave. Duration
2 h 8 min
Estimated price
$90 - $110

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