There are 4 ways to get from Quito to Pedernales by bus or car

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Bus Panamericana Internacional  •  5 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Quito - Terminal Quitumbe to Santo Domingo de los Colorados
  2. Take the bus from Santo Domingo de los Tsáchilas to Pedernales Terminal Quitumbe

$11 - $17

Cheapest option

Bus  •  6 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Quito Terminal Quitumbe to Pedernales Terminal Quitumbe

$8

2 alternative options

Bus Cooperativa de Transporte Carlos Alberto Aray  •  6 h 18 min

  1. Take the bus from Quito Terminal Quitumbe to Alluriquín
  2. Take the bus from Alluriquín to Pedernales Terminal Quitumbe

$20 - $28

Drive  •  4 h 27 min

  1. Drive from Quito to Pedernales 213.9 miles

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The cheapest way to get from Quito to Pedernales is to bus which costs $9 and takes 6 h 35 min.

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The quickest way to get from Quito to Pedernales is to bus which costs $11 - $18 and takes 5 h 30 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Quito to Pedernales. However, there are services departing from La Mascota and arriving at Pedernales via Quito - Terminal Quitumbe and Santo Domingo de los Tsáchilas. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 30 min.

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The distance between Quito and Pedernales is 173 km. The road distance is 342.2 km.

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The best way to get from Quito to Pedernales without a car is to bus which takes 5 h 30 min and costs $11 - $18.

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It takes approximately 5 h 30 min to get from Quito to Pedernales, including transfers.

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Quito to Pedernales bus services, operated by Panamericana Internacional, depart from Quito - Terminal Quitumbe station.

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Quito to Pedernales bus services, operated by Cooperativa Trans Vencedores, arrive at Pedernales station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Quito to Pedernales is 342 km. It takes approximately 4 h 27 min to drive from Quito to Pedernales.

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There are four+ hotels available in Pedernales. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Quito to Pedernales.
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  • Distance: 108.3 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 30 min

What companies run services between Quito, Ecuador and Pedernales, Manabí, Ecuador?

You can take a bus from Quito to Pedernales via Terminal Quitumbe, Quito - Terminal Quitumbe, Santo Domingo de los Colorados, and Santo Domingo de los Tsáchilas in around 5 h 30 min.

Bus operators
Panamericana Internacional
Phone
+593 (2) 2557133 / 2557134
Email
info@panamericana.ec
Website
panamericana.ec
Bus from Quito - Terminal Quitumbe to Santo Domingo de los Colorados
Ave. Duration
1 h 44 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Schedules at
panamericana.ec
Cooperativa Trans Vencedores
Phone
(593) (6) 2981395, Terminal Carcelén: 0997 321-293
Email
coop_transvencedores@hotmail.com
Bus from Santo Domingo de los Tsáchilas to Pedernales
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Schedules at
transvencedores.com.ec
Book at
andestransit.com
Bus from Quito Terminal Quitumbe to Pedernales
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
transvencedores.com.ec
Cooperativa Aloag
Phone
+(593)2389652
Email
cooptransaloag1977@hotmail.com
Website
cooperativaaloag.com
Bus from Santo Domingo de los Colorados to Pedernales
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$7
Book at
andestransit.com
Bus from Alluriquín to Pedernales
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$8
Book at
andestransit.com
Bus from Quito - Terminal Quitumbe to Pedernales
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$8
Book at
andestransit.com
Cooperativa de Transportes Zaracay
Phone
(+593)-0236547894
Website
transporteszaracay.com.ec
Bus from Santo Domingo de los Colorados to Pedernales
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
transporteszaracay.com.ec
Book at
andestransit.com
Cooperativa de Transporte Carlos Alberto Aray
Phone
+593 5-239-9726
Bus from Quito Terminal Quitumbe to Alluriquín
Ave. Duration
1 h 54 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$18
Schedules at
facebook.com
bus
Bus from Quito -Terminal Quitumbe to Alluriquín
Ave. Duration
1 h 56 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$12 - $20
Schedules at
es-la.facebook.com
Book at
andestransit.com

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