There are 5 ways to get from Quito to Buenos Aires by plane, 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.

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Fly to Buenos Aires Ministro Pistarini  •  9 h 15 min

  1. Fly from Quito (UIO) to Buenos Aires Ministro Pistarini (EZE) UIO - EZE

$424 - $1,139

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Fly to Buenos Aires Jorge Newbery  •  12 h 6 min

  1. Fly from Quito (UIO) to Buenos Aires Jorge Newbery (AEP) UIO - AEP

$427 - $1,342

Bus Linea de Los Andes  •  3 days 17 h

  1. Take the bus from Quito to Aguas Verdes Via Lima
  2. Take the bus from Aguas Verdes to Buenos Aires Via Buenos Aires

$545 - $730

Bus Expresos Los Llanos  •  3 days 20 h

  1. Take the bus from Quito -Terminal Quitumbe to Huaquillas
  2. Take the bus from Aguas Verdes to Buenos Aires Via Buenos Aires

$555 - $560

Drive  •  3 days 3 h

  1. Drive from Quito to Buenos Aires 3661.1 miles

$600 - $950

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The cheapest way to get from Quito to Buenos Aires is to bus which costs $555 - $560 and takes 3 days 20 h.

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The quickest way to get from Quito to Buenos Aires is to fly which costs $420 - $1,200 and takes 9 h 15 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Quito to Buenos Aires. However, there are services departing from La Mascota and arriving at Buenos Aires via Quito and Aguas Verdes. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 days 17 h.

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The distance between Quito and Buenos Aires is 4359 km. The road distance is 5857.8 km.

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The best way to get from Quito to Buenos Aires without a car is to bus which takes 3 days 17 h and costs $500 - $750.

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It takes approximately 9 h 15 min to get from Quito to Buenos Aires, including transfers.

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Quito to Buenos Aires bus services, operated by Linea de Los Andes, depart from Quito station.

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The best way to get from Quito to Buenos Aires is to fly which takes 9 h 15 min and costs $420 - $1,200. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $500 - $750 and takes 3 days 17 h.

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There is no direct flight from Quito Airport to Buenos Aires Ministro Pistarini Airport. The quickest flight takes 7 h 55 min and has one stopover.

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Quito to Buenos Aires bus services, operated by Linea de Los Andes, arrive at Buenos Aires station.

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Map of how to get from Quito to Buenos Aires.
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  • Distance: 2724.4 miles
  • Duration: 9 h 15 min

What companies run services between Quito, Ecuador and Buenos Aires, Argentina?

LATAM Chile, Avianca - Aerovías del Continente Americano S.A. and three other airlines fly from Quito to Buenos Aires hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Quito to Buenos Aires via Terminal Quitumbe, Quito, and Aguas Verdes in around 3 days 17 h.

Airlines
LATAM Chile
Website
latam.com
Flights from Quito to Buenos Aires Ministro Pistarini via Lima
Ave. Duration
8 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$650 - $1,400
Flights from Quito to Buenos Aires Ministro Pistarini via Lima, Santiago
Ave. Duration
11 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$650 - $1,400
Flights from Quito to Buenos Aires Jorge Newbery via Lima, Cordoba
Ave. Duration
10 h 39 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$650 - $1,300
Flights from Quito to Buenos Aires Jorge Newbery via Lima, Santiago
Ave. Duration
12 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$650 - $1,300
Flights from Quito to Buenos Aires Jorge Newbery via Lima, Tucuman
Ave. Duration
12 h 26 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$650 - $1,300
Flights from Quito to Buenos Aires Jorge Newbery via Lima, Mendoza
Ave. Duration
12 h 32 min
When
Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$650 - $1,300
Flights from Quito to Buenos Aires Jorge Newbery via Lima, Salta
Ave. Duration
14 h 21 min
When
Monday and Tuesday
Estimated price
$650 - $1,300
Flights from Quito to Buenos Aires Jorge Newbery via Lima, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
15 h 15 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$650 - $1,300
Flights from Quito to Buenos Aires Jorge Newbery via Lima, Santiago, Mendoza
Ave. Duration
13 h 57 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$650 - $1,300
Avianca - Aerovías del Continente Americano S.A.
Website
avianca.com
Flights from Quito to Buenos Aires Ministro Pistarini via Lima
Ave. Duration
7 h 59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$650 - $1,900
Flights from Quito to Buenos Aires Ministro Pistarini via Bogota
Ave. Duration
10 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$650 - $1,900
Copa Airlines
Website
copaair.com
Flights from Quito to Buenos Aires Ministro Pistarini via Panama City
Ave. Duration
11 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$950 - $1,400
Bus operators
Linea de Los Andes
Phone
+57 (2) 641 0936 Colombia / +58 (424) 7017720 / (276) 415 78 01 Venezuela / (212) 762 94 06 Caracas
Email
reservascali@lineasdelosandes.com.co
Website
lineasdelosandes.com.co
Bus from Quito to Aguas Verdes
Ave. Duration
10 h 30 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$95 - $130
Schedules at
lineasdelosandes.com.co
Bus from Aguas Verdes to Buenos Aires
Ave. Duration
3 days 5 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$450 - $600
Schedules at
lineasdelosandes.com.co
Panamericana Internacional
Phone
+593 (2) 2557133 / 2557134
Email
info@panamericana.ec
Website
panamericana.ec
Bus from Quito -Terminal Quitumbe to Huaquillas
Ave. Duration
10 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
panamericana.ec

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