There are 5 ways to get from Quito to Riobamba by bus, taxi or car
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Bus Cooperativa Trans Vencedores • 3 h 48 min
$5 - $6
Bus EXPRESS SUCRE Cooperativa de Transportes • 4 h 35 min
$4 - $6
3 alternative options
Bus Expreso Baños • 4 h 23 min
Taxi • 2 h 34 min
$130 - $160
Drive • 2 h 34 min
Questions & Answers
The cheapest way to get from Quito to Riobamba is to bus which costs $5 - $7 and takes 3 h 48 min.
The quickest way to get from Quito to Riobamba is to taxi which costs $130 - $160 and takes 2 h 34 min.
No, there is no direct bus from Quito to Riobamba. However, there are services departing from Dos Puentes and arriving at Riobamba via Quito Terminal Quitumbe. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 48 min.
The distance between Quito and Riobamba is 161 km. The road distance is 194.5 km.
The best way to get from Quito to Riobamba without a car is to bus which takes 3 h 48 min and costs $5 - $7.
It takes approximately 3 h 48 min to get from Quito to Riobamba, including transfers.
Quito to Riobamba bus services, operated by Cooperativa Trans Vencedores, depart from Quito Terminal Quitumbe station.
Quito to Riobamba bus services, operated by Cooperativa Trans Vencedores, arrive at Riobamba station.
Yes, the driving distance between Quito to Riobamba is 194 km. It takes approximately 2 h 34 min to drive from Quito to Riobamba.
There are 55+ hotels available in Riobamba. Prices start at $18 USD per night.
What companies run services between Quito, Ecuador and Riobamba, Ecuador?
Cooperativa Trans Vencedores operates a bus from Quito to Riobamba hourly. Tickets cost $5 and the journey takes 3 h 15 min. Two other operators also service this route.
Bus from Quito Terminal Quitumbe to Riobamba
Bus from Quito - Terminal Quitumbe to Riobamba
- Ave. Duration
- 2 h 34 min
- Estimated price
- $130 - $160
- +593 2-321-2000
Cooperativa de Taxis Equinoccioi
Compañia de Taxis Balcones de Pichincha
Taxi Llamada Fácil S.A.
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