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Recommended option

Fly to Piura  •  5 h 42 min

  1. Fly from Quito (UIO) to Piura (PIU) UIO - PIU

$374 - $1,528

Cheapest option

Bus via Machala  •  17 h 12 min

  1. Take the bus from Quito - Terminal Quitumbe to Machala
  2. Take the bus from Machala to Piura

$23 - $33

6 alternative options

Fly to Loja, bus  •  8 h 22 min

  1. Fly from Quito (UIO) to Loja (LOH) UIO - LOH
  2. Take the bus from Catacocha to Piura

$109 - $235

Fly to Santa Rosa, bus  •  9 h 50 min

  1. Fly from Quito (UIO) to Santa Rosa (ETR) UIO - ETR
  2. Take the bus from Machala to Piura

$118 - $251

Fly to Cuenca, bus  •  12 h 9 min

  1. Fly from Quito (UIO) to Cuenca (CUE) UIO - CUE
  2. Take the bus from Cuenca to Piura

$90 - $262

Bus  •  19 h 14 min

  1. Take the bus from Quito - Terminal Quitumbe to Guayaquil - Terminal Terrestre Quito
  2. Take the bus from Guayaquil to Piura

$23 - $38

Bus via Quevedo  •  24 h 21 min

  1. Take the bus from Quito Quitumbe to Quevedo
  2. Take the bus from Quevedo to Guayaquil Terminal Terrestre, Avenida Benjamín Rosales, La Garzota, Tarqui, Guayaquil, Guayas, Ecuador
  3. Take the bus from Guayaquil to Piura

$25 - $61

Drive  •  12 h 6 min

  1. Drive from Quito to Piura 531.9 miles

$75 - $120

What companies run services between Quito, Ecuador and Piura, Peru?

LATAM Chile flies from Quito to Piura twice daily. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Quito to Piura via Terminal Quitumbe, Quito - Terminal Quitumbe, Machala, and Machala in around 17 h 12 min.

Airlines
LATAM Ecuador
Website
latam.com
Flights from Quito to Cuenca
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $350
TAME
Website
tame.com.ec
Flights from Quito to Loja
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $210
Flights from Quito to Loja via Guayaquil
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$75 - $210
Flights from Quito to Santa Rosa
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $290
Flights from Quito to Cuenca
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $240
LATAM Chile
Website
latam.com
Flights from Quito to Piura via Lima
Ave. Duration
8 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $1,500
Bus operators
Cooperativa de Transportes Loja Internacional
Phone
+593 98 170 1457
Email
cooploja@loja.telconet.net
Website
cooperativaloja.com.ec
Bus from Catacocha to Piura
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$5 - $27
Schedules at
cooperativaloja.com.ec
Book at
andestransit.com
Regular
$5 - $11
Executive
$13 - $15
VIP/ Sleeper
$27
Cooperativa de Transporte CIFA
Phone
+593 07 2937 874
Email
info@cifainternacional.com
Website
cifainternacional.com
Bus from Machala to Piura
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Schedules at
cifainternacional.com
Bus from Guayaquil to Piura
Ave. Duration
10 h
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Schedules at
cifainternacional.com
Super Semería
Phone
+51 74 326437
Email
info@semeriaecuador.com
Website
semeriaecuador.com
Bus from Cuenca to Piura
Ave. Duration
9 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16 - $24
Schedules at
facebook.com
Panamericana Internacional
Phone
+593 (2) 2557133 / 2557134
Email
info@panamericana.ec
Website
panamericana.ec
Bus from Quito - Terminal Quitumbe to Machala
Ave. Duration
8 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Schedules at
panamericana.ec
Bus from Quito - Terminal Quitumbe to Guayaquil - Terminal Terrestre
Ave. Duration
7 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Schedules at
panamericana.ec
Transportes Ecuador
Phone
38244851
Email
secretaria@transportesecuador.com.ec
Bus from Quito -Terminal Quitumbe to Guayaquil Terminal Terrestre
Ave. Duration
7 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19
Schedules at
transportesecuador.com.ec
Bus from Quito Terminal Quitumbe, Avenida Condor Ñan, Ejercito Nacional, Quitumbe, Quito, Pichincha, Ecuador to Quevedo
Ave. Duration
5 h 26 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13
Schedules at
transportesecuador.com.ec
Bus from Quevedo to Guayaquil Terminal Terrestre, Avenida Benjamín Rosales, La Garzota, Tarqui, Guayaquil, Guayas, Ecuador
Ave. Duration
2 h 49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
transportesecuador.com.ec
Trans Macuchi
Phone
593 03 2688142
Email
transmacuchi@transmacuchi.com
Bus from Quito Quitumbe to Quevedo
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
transmacuchi.com
Flota Bolivar
Phone
593 (05) 2 763-286
Website
facebook.com
Bus from Quevedo to Guayaquil Terminal, Avenida Benjamín Rosales, La Garzota, Tarqui, Guayaquil, Guayas, Ecuador
Ave. Duration
4 h 59 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
flotabolivar.com
CIVA
Website
civa.com.pe
Bus from Guayaquil to Piura
Ave. Duration
15 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10 - $40
Schedules at
civa.com.pe
Regular Semi Bed
$20 - $28
Regular Bed
$25 - $35
Economy
$10 - $15
Premium Semi Bed
$23 - $35
Premium Bed
$28 - $40

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Quito and Piura is 600 km. The road distance is 851 km.

The cheapest way to get from Quito to Piura is to bus which costs $23 - $35 and takes 17 h 12 min.

The quickest way to get from Quito to Piura is to fly which takes 5 h 42 min and costs $370 - $1,600.

No, there is no direct bus from Quito to Piura. However, there are services departing from La Mascota and arriving at Piura via Quito - Terminal Quitumbe and Machala. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 17 h 12 min.

It takes approximately 5 h 42 min to get from Quito to Piura, including transfers.