There are 6 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.

Recommended option

Fly to Buenos Aires Ministro Pistarini  •  9 h 15 min

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

$415 - $1,129

Cheapest option

Bus  •  4 days 2 h

  1. Take the bus from Quito to Rumichaca Via Cucuta / ...
  2. Take the bus from Rumichaca to Buenos Aires Via Buenos Aires

$257 - $745

4 alternative options

Fly to Buenos Aires Jorge Newburg  •  10 h 35 min

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

$418 - $1,332

Fly to Rosario, bus  •  12 h 53 min

  1. Fly from Quito (UIO) to Rosario (ROS) UIO - ROS
  2. Take the bus from Rosario to Buenos Aires

Bus Cruz del Sur  •  3 days 10 h

  1. Take the bus from Quito to Lima Via Lima
  2. Take the bus from Lima Plaza Norte to Retiro

$260 - $480

Drive  •  3 days 3 h

  1. Drive from Quito to Buenos Aires 3661.1 miles

$600 - $950

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, Lima, and Lima Plaza Norte in around 3 days 10 h.

Airlines
LATAM Chile
Website
latam.com
Flights from Quito to Buenos Aires Ministro Pistarini via Lima
Ave. Duration
8 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$650 - $1,400
Flights from Quito to Buenos Aires Ministro Pistarini via Lima, Santiago
Ave. Duration
11 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$650 - $1,400
Flights from Quito to Buenos Aires Jorge Newburg via Lima, Santiago
Ave. Duration
11 h 47 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$650 - $1,300
Flights from Quito to Buenos Aires Jorge Newburg via Lima, Mendoza
Ave. Duration
11 h 40 min
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$650 - $1,300
Flights from Quito to Buenos Aires Jorge Newburg via Lima, Salta
Ave. Duration
11 h 44 min
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$650 - $1,300
Flights from Quito to Buenos Aires Jorge Newburg via Lima, Cordoba
Ave. Duration
11 h 45 min
When
Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$650 - $1,300
Flights from Quito to Buenos Aires Jorge Newburg via Lima, Tucuman
Ave. Duration
12 h 54 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$650 - $1,300
Flights from Quito to Rosario via Lima
Ave. Duration
8 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$600 - $1,200
Flights from Quito to Rosario via Lima, Santiago
Ave. Duration
12 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$600 - $1,200
Copa Airlines
Website
copaair.com
Flights from Quito to Buenos Aires Ministro Pistarini via Panama City
Ave. Duration
10 h 39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$950 - $1,400
Flights from Quito to Rosario via Panama City
Ave. Duration
13 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$850 - $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
Aerolíneas Argentinas
Website
aerolineas.com.ar
Flights from Quito to Buenos Aires Jorge Newburg via Lima, Tucuman
Ave. Duration
9 h 30 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$650 - $1,300
Flights from Quito to Buenos Aires Jorge Newburg via Lima, Salta
Ave. Duration
9 h 45 min
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$650 - $1,300
Bus operators
Rutas De America
Phone
+57 (2) 641 0936 Colombia / +58 (424) 7017720 / (276) 415 78 01 Venezuela / (212) 762 94 06 Caracas
Email
reservas@rutasdeamerica.com.co
Website
rutasdeamerica.com.co
Bus from Quito to Lima
Ave. Duration
34 h
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$120 - $240
Schedules at
rutasdeamerica.com.co
Bus from Quito to Rumichaca
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$70 - $95
Schedules at
rutasdeamerica.com.co
Bus from Rumichaca to Buenos Aires
Ave. Duration
3 days 19 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$480 - $650
Schedules at
rutasdeamerica.com.co
Cruz del Sur
Phone
+51 1 311-5050
Website
cruzdelsur.com.pe
Bus from Lima Plaza Norte to Retiro
Ave. Duration
45 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$140 - $240
Schedules at
cruzdelsur.com.pe

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Quito and Buenos Aires is 4359 km. The road distance is 5858 km.

The cheapest way to get from Quito to Buenos Aires is to bus which costs $260 - $480 and takes 3 days 10 h.

The quickest way to get from Quito to Buenos Aires is to fly which takes 9 h 15 min and costs $410 - $1,200.

No, there is no direct bus from Quito to Buenos Aires. However, there are services departing from La Mascota and arriving at Retiro via Quito and Lima Plaza Norte. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 days 10 h.

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