There are 6 ways to get from Quito to Otavalo by bus, taxi, car or towncar
Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.
Trolebús, bus • 1 h 55 min
Bus Cooperativa de Transportes Otavalo • 2 h 20 min
4 alternative options
Bus Cooperativa de Transportes Aerotaxi • 3 h 30 min
Taxi • 1 h 27 min
$70 - $85
Drive • 1 h 27 min
Uber • 1 h 27 min
$40 - $55
Questions & Answers
The cheapest way to get from Quito to Otavalo is to bus which costs $4 and takes 2 h 20 min.
The quickest way to get from Quito to Otavalo is to taxi which costs $70 - $85 and takes 1 h 27 min.
No, there is no direct bus from Quito to Otavalo. However, there are services departing from El Ejido and arriving at Otavalo via Quito Terminal Terrestre Carcelen. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 55 min.
The distance between Quito and Otavalo is 59 km. The road distance is 104.8 km.
The best way to get from Quito to Otavalo without a car is to Trolebús and bus which takes 1 h 55 min and costs $6.
It takes approximately 1 h 55 min to get from Quito to Otavalo, including transfers.
Quito to Otavalo bus services, operated by Quito Alcaldía, depart from El Ejido station.
Quito to Otavalo bus services, operated by TACA Andina, arrive at Otavalo station.
Yes, the driving distance between Quito to Otavalo is 105 km. It takes approximately 1 h 27 min to drive from Quito to Otavalo.
There are 173+ hotels available in Otavalo. Prices start at $14 USD per night.
What companies run services between Quito, Ecuador and Otavalo, Ecuador?
You can take a bus from Quito to Otavalo via Quito Terminal Terrestre Carcelen in around 1 h 55 min.
- Ave. Duration
- 1 h 27 min
- Estimated price
- $70 - $85
- +593 2-321-2000
Cooperativa de Taxis Equinoccioi
Compañia de Taxis Balcones de Pichincha
Taxi Llamada Fácil S.A.
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