There are 6 ways to get from Quito to Portoviejo by bus, car or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Bus Cooperativa Trans Vencedores  •  7 h 51 min

  1. Take the bus from Quito Terminal Quitumbe to El Carmen
  2. Take the bus from El Carmen to Portoviejo

Cheapest option

Bus Cooperativa Coactur Manabí  •  8 h 9 min

  1. Take the bus from Quito Terminal Quitumbe to Portoviejo

$12 - $24

4 alternative options

Bus Trans Macuchi  •  8 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Quito Quitumbe to Quevedo
  2. Take the bus from Quevedo to Portoviejo

$12 - $18

Drive  •  6 h 25 min

  1. Drive from Quito to Portoviejo 292.1 miles

Fly to Manta  •  3 h 21 min

  1. Fly from Quito (UIO) to Manta (MEC) UIO - MEC

$74 - $168

Fly to Guayaquil, bus  •  7 h 19 min

  1. Fly from Quito (UIO) to Guayaquil (GYE) UIO - GYE
  2. Take the bus from Guayaquil to Portoviejo

$69 - $193

What companies run services between Quito, Ecuador and Portoviejo, Ecuador?

You can take a bus from Quito to Portoviejo via Terminal Quitumbe, Quito Terminal Quitumbe, El Carmen, and El Carmen in around 7 h 51 min. Alternatively, Avianca - Aerovías del Continente Americano S.A. and TAME fly from Quito to Portoviejo 3 times a day.

Airlines
LATAM Ecuador
Website
latam.com
Flights from Quito to Guayaquil
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $290
TAME
Website
tame.com.ec
Flights from Quito to Manta
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $260
Flights from Quito to Guayaquil
Ave. Duration
51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $240
Avianca - Aerovías del Continente Americano S.A.
Website
avianca.com
Flights from Quito to Manta
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $230
Flights from Quito to Guayaquil
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $240
Air Europa
Website
aireuropa.com
Flights from Quito to Guayaquil
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$55 - $240
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Quito to Guayaquil
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $500
Bus operators
Cooperativa Trans Vencedores
Phone
(593) (6) 2981395, Terminal Carcelén: 0997 321-293
Email
coop_transvencedores@hotmail.com
Bus from Quito Terminal Quitumbe to El Carmen
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
transvencedores.com.ec
bus
Bus from El Carmen to Portoviejo
Ave. Duration
4 h 2 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Schedules at
es-la.facebook.com
Book at
andestransit.com
Bus from Quito -Terminal Quitumbe to Portoviejo
Ave. Duration
7 h 29 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$15 - $24
Schedules at
es-la.facebook.com
Book at
andestransit.com
Cooperativa Coactur Manabí
Bus from Quito Terminal Quitumbe to Portoviejo
Ave. Duration
7 h 1 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$12 - $13
Schedules at
facebook.com
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
Transportes Ecuador
Phone
38244851
Email
secretaria@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
Flota Bolivar
Phone
593 (05) 2 763-286
Website
facebook.com
Bus from Quevedo to Portoviejo
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
flotabolivar.com
Reina del Camino
Phone
042130757 - 042130030, 023824850 - 023824875
Email
denuncias@reinadelcamino.ec
Website
facebook.com
Bus from Guayaquil to Portoviejo
Ave. Duration
4 h 28 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$15
Schedules at
busbud.com
Book at
andestransit.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Quito and Portoviejo is 233 km. The road distance is 467 km.

The cheapest way to get from Quito to Portoviejo is to bus which costs $12 - $25 and takes 8 h 9 min.

The quickest way to get from Quito to Portoviejo is to fly which takes 3 h 21 min and costs $70 - $170.

No, there is no direct bus from Quito to Portoviejo. However, there are services departing from La Mascota and arriving at Portoviejo via Quito Terminal Quitumbe and El Carmen. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 51 min.

It takes approximately 7 h 51 min to get from Quito to Portoviejo, including transfers.