There are 5 ways to get from Quito to Tonsupa by taxi, plane, bus or car

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

Taxi, fly, bus  •  2 h 18 min

  1. Take a taxi from Quito to Quito
  2. Fly from Quito (UIO) to Esmeraldas (ESM) UIO - ESM
  3. Take the bus from Esmeraldas to Tonsupa

$85 - $314

Cheapest option

Bus via Esmeraldas  •  8 h 5 min

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

$9 - $21

3 alternative options

Bus Cooperativa de Transportes Aerotaxi  •  6 h 32 min

  1. Take the bus from Quito to Atacames

$17 - $19

Bus Transportes Occidentales  •  7 h 47 min

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

Drive  •  5 h

  1. Drive from Quito to Tonsupa 246.3 miles

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

Cooperativa de Transportes Aerotaxi operates a bus from Quito to Tonsupa once daily. Tickets cost $9 and the journey takes 6 h 15 min.

Airlines
TAME
Website
tame.com.ec
Flights from Quito to Esmeraldas
Ave. Duration
43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $420
Bus operators
Trans Esmeraldas S.A.
Phone
+ 593 2 623 763
Email
administrativo@transesmeraldas.com
Website
transesmeraldas.com
Bus from Esmeraldas to Tonsupa
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $10
Schedules at
transesmeraldas.com
Book at
transportesesmeraldas.com
Bus from Quito Terminal Quitumbe to Esmeraldas
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Schedules at
transesmeraldas.com
Book at
andestransit.com
Cooperativa de Transportes Aerotaxi
Phone
593 99 195 2081
Email
transportesaerotaxi@yahoo.com
Website
coop_transporte_aerotaxi.amawebs.com
Bus from Quito to Atacames
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
coop_transporte_aerotaxi.amawebs.com
Transportes Occidentales
Phone
+593 2-303-4291
Email
sistemas@transportesoccidentales.com
Website
transportesoccidentales.com.ec
Bus from Quito -Terminal Quitumbe to Santo Domingo de los Colorados
Ave. Duration
1 h 58 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
transportesoccidentales.com.ec
Panamericana Internacional
Phone
+593 (2) 2557133 / 2557134
Email
info@panamericana.ec
Website
panamericana.ec
Bus from Quito - Terminal Quitumbe to Santo Domingo, Ecuador
Ave. Duration
1 h 39 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
panamericana.ec
Cita Express
Phone
+(593)042-140668
Website
transportescita.com
Bus from Santo Domingo de los Colorados to Esmeraldas
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
transportescita.com
Book at
andestransit.com
Other operators
Taxi from Quito to Quito
Ave. Duration
37 min
Estimated price
$24 - $29
Rueda Taxi
Phone
+593 2-321-2000

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Quito to Tonsupa?

The distance between Quito and Tonsupa is 190 km. The road distance is 394 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Quito to Tonsupa?

The cheapest way to get from Quito to Tonsupa is to bus which costs $17 - $19 and takes 6 h 32 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Quito to Tonsupa?

The quickest way to get from Quito to Tonsupa is to taxi and fly and bus which takes 2 h 18 min and costs $85 - $320.

Is there a direct bus between Quito and Tonsupa?

No, there is no direct bus from Quito to Tonsupa. However, there are services departing from Quito and arriving at Tonsupa via Atacames. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 32 min.

How long does it take to get from Quito to Tonsupa?

It takes approximately 2 h 18 min to get from Quito to Tonsupa, including transfers.