There are 5 ways to get from Quito to Machachi by bus, train, taxi, car or towncar
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What companies run services between Quito, Ecuador and Machachi, Ecuador?
You can take a bus from Quito to Machachi via Terminal Quitumbe, Quito Terminal Quitumbe, and Alóag in around 2 h 25 min. Alternatively, Tren Ecuador operates a train from Quito to Machachi 3 times a week. Tickets cost $40 - $55 and the journey takes 4 h 10 min.
Bus from Quito - Terminal Quitumbe to Alóag
- Ave. Duration
- 30 min
- Every 4 hours
- Estimated price
- $3 - $5
- Schedules at
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Questions & Answers
The distance between Quito and Machachi is 32 km. The road distance is 40 km.
The cheapest way to get from Quito to Machachi is to bus which costs $3 - $6 and takes 2 h 25 min.
The quickest way to get from Quito to Machachi is to taxi which takes 34 min and costs $21 - $26.
Yes, there is a direct train departing from Quito Estación Eloy Alfaro and arriving at Machachi. Services depart three times a week, and operate Friday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 4 h 10 min.
No, there is no direct bus from Quito to Machachi. However, there are services departing from Dos Puentes and arriving at Machachi via Quito Terminal Quitumbe and Alóag. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 25 min.
It takes approximately 2 h 25 min to get from Quito to Machachi, including transfers.