There are 6 ways to get from Quito to Lago Agrio by plane, bus, night 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 Lago Agrio  •  1 h 38 min

  1. Fly from Quito (UIO) to Lago Agrio (LGQ) UIO - LGQ

$89 - $201

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Night bus  •  10 h 15 min

  1. Take the night bus from Quito - Terminal de Carcelén to Lago Agrío VIP/Bed

$6 - $29

4 alternative options

Fly to Coca, bus  •  4 h 31 min

  1. Fly from Quito (UIO) to Coca (OCC) UIO - OCC
  2. Take the bus from El Coca to Lago Agrio

Bus BAÑOS Cooperativa De Transportes y Turismo  •  4 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Sangolquí to Lago Agrio

$33 - $36

Bus Cooperativa Banos  •  7 h 34 min

  1. Take the bus from Quito Terminal Quitumbe to Lago Agrio Quito Terminal Quitumbe

$8 - $19

Drive  •  4 h 22 min

  1. Drive from Quito to Lago Agrio 182.1 miles

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The cheapest way to get from Quito to Lago Agrio is to night bus which costs $6 - $30 and takes 10 h 15 min.

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The quickest way to get from Quito to Lago Agrio is to fly which costs $85 - $210 and takes 1 h 38 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Quito to Lago Agrio. However, there are services departing from Dos Puentes and arriving at Lago Agrio via Quito Terminal Quitumbe. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 34 min.

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The distance between Quito and Lago Agrio is 186 km. The road distance is 291.3 km.

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The best way to get from Quito to Lago Agrio without a car is to bus which takes 4 h 45 min and costs $32 - $36.

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It takes approximately 1 h 38 min to get from Quito to Lago Agrio, including transfers.

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Quito to Lago Agrio bus services, operated by Cooperativa Banos, depart from Quito Terminal Quitumbe station.

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The best way to get from Quito to Lago Agrio is to fly which takes 1 h 38 min and costs $85 - $210. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $32 - $36 and takes 4 h 45 min.

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The quickest flight from Quito Airport to Lago Agrio Airport is the direct flight which takes 55 min.

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Quito to Lago Agrio bus services, operated by Cooperativa Banos, arrive at Lago Agrio station.

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Map of how to get from Quito to Lago Agrio.
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  • Distance: 116 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 38 min

What companies run services between Quito, Ecuador and Lago Agrio, Ecuador?

TAME flies from Quito to Lago Agrio twice daily. Alternatively, BAÑOS Cooperativa De Transportes y Turismo operates a bus from Quito to Lago Agrio once daily. Tickets cost $16 and the journey takes 4 h 24 min.

Airlines
TAME
Website
tame.com.ec
Flights from Quito to Lago Agrio
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $280
Flights from Quito to Coca
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $300
Avianca - Aerovías del Continente Americano S.A.
Website
avianca.com
Flights from Quito to Coca
Ave. Duration
35 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$130 - $260
Bus operators
BAÑOS Cooperativa De Transportes y Turismo
Phone
+98 032740415, +98 0994593706
Email
info@cooperativabanos.com.ec
Bus from El Coca to Lago Agrio
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Schedules at
cooperativabanos.com.ec
Book at
andestransit.com
Bus from Sangolquí to Lago Agrio
Ave. Duration
4 h 24 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16
Schedules at
cooperativabanos.com.ec
Cooperativa Banos
Website
cooperativabanos.com.ec
Bus from Quito Terminal Quitumbe to Lago Agrio
Ave. Duration
7 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $19
Schedules at
cooperativabanos.com.ec
Book at
andestransit.com

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