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There are 8 ways to get from Quito to Turbo by 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.

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Fly to Apartado  •  7 h 2 min

  1. Fly from Quito (UIO) to Apartado (APO) UIO - APO

$221 - $711

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Bus Bolivariano  •  39 h 49 min

  1. Take the bus from Quito to Armenia
  2. Take the bus from Armenia to Medellín
  3. Take the bus from Medellín to Turbo

$67 - $114

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Fly to Monteria, bus  •  13 h 1 min

  1. Fly from Quito (UIO) to Monteria (MTR) UIO - MTR
  2. Take the bus from Montería to Arboletes
  3. Take the bus from Arboletes to Turbo

$237 - $812

Fly to Medellin Jose Marie Cordova, bus  •  15 h 23 min

  1. Fly from Quito (UIO) to Medellin Jose Marie Cordova (MDE) UIO - MDE
  2. Take the bus from Medellín to Currulao

$182 - $489

Bus, drive  •  29 h 31 min

  1. Take the bus from Terminal Carcelén to Tulcán
  2. Drive from Tulcán to Pasto
  3. Take the bus from Pasto to Medellín
  4. Take the bus from Medellín to Santa Fe de Antioquia
  5. Take the bus from Santa Fe de Antioquia to Río Grande

$69 - $103

Bus via Cali  •  33 h 6 min

  1. Take the bus from Quito to Cali
  2. Take the bus from Cali to Buga
  3. Take the bus from Buga to Medellín
  4. Take the bus from Medellín to Turbo

$96 - $206

Bus Bolivariano #2  •  47 h 2 min

  1. Take the bus from Quito to Ibagué
  2. Take the bus from Ibagué to Medellín
  3. Take the bus from Medellín to Currulao

$82 - $127

Drive  •  25 h 8 min

  1. Drive from Quito to Turbo 991.3 miles

$100 - $160

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The cheapest way to get from Quito to Turbo is to bus and drive which costs $65 - $110 and takes 29 h 31 min.

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The quickest way to get from Quito to Turbo is to fly which costs $220 - $750 and takes 7 h 2 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Quito to Turbo. However, there are services departing from Dos Puentes and arriving at Turbo via Quito, Cali, Buga and Medellín. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 33 h 6 min.

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The distance between Quito and Turbo is 947 km. The road distance is 1586 km.

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The best way to get from Quito to Turbo without a car is to bus which takes 33 h 6 min and costs $95 - $210.

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It takes approximately 7 h 2 min to get from Quito to Turbo, including transfers.

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Quito to Turbo bus services, operated by Linea de Los Andes, depart from Quito station.

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The best way to get from Quito to Turbo is to fly which takes 7 h 2 min and costs $220 - $750. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $95 - $210 and takes 33 h 6 min.

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There is no direct flight from Quito Airport to Apartado Airport. The quickest flight takes 11 h 39 min and has one stopover.

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Quito to Turbo bus services, operated by Gomez Hernandez, arrive at Turbo station.

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Map of how to get from Quito to Turbo.
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  • Distance: 591.6 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 2 min

What companies run services between Quito, Ecuador and Turbo, Colombia?

Avianca - Aerovías del Continente Americano S.A., Satena and two other airlines fly from Quito to Turbo every 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Quito to Turbo via Quito, Cali, Buga, and Medellín in around 33 h 6 min.

Airlines
Avianca - Aerovías del Continente Americano S.A.
Website
avianca.com
Flights from Quito to Monteria via Bogota
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Flights from Quito to Monteria via Guayaquil, Bogota
Ave. Duration
8 h 15 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$230 - $800
Flights from Quito to Medellin Jose Marie Cordova via Bogota
Ave. Duration
3 h 49 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $550
Flights from Quito to Medellin Jose Marie Cordova via Guayaquil, Cali
Ave. Duration
5 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $550
Flights from Quito to Medellin Jose Marie Cordova via Bogota, Cali
Ave. Duration
5 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $550
Flights from Quito to Medellin Jose Marie Cordova via Bogota, Cucuta
Ave. Duration
5 h 48 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$330 - $550
Flights from Quito to Medellin Jose Marie Cordova via Bogota, Santa Marta
Ave. Duration
5 h 59 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$330 - $550
Satena
Website
satena.com
Flights from Quito to Apartado via Bogota, Medellin Enrique Olaya Herrera
Ave. Duration
6 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $700
Flights from Quito to Apartado via Bogota
Ave. Duration
9 h 29 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Copa Airlines
Website
copaair.com
Flights from Quito to Medellin Jose Marie Cordova via Panama City
Ave. Duration
4 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $600
Easyfly
Website
easyfly.com.co
Flights from Quito to Apartado via Bogota, Quibdo
Ave. Duration
9 h 40 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$180 - $700
LATAM Chile
Website
latam.com
Flights from Quito to Monteria via Bogota
Ave. Duration
6 h 8 min
When
Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$360 - $750
Bus operators
Rapido Ochoa
Website
rapidoochoa.com
Bus from Montería to Arboletes
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$3 - $9
Schedules at
rapidoochoa.com
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rapidoochoa.com
Regular
$4 - $6
Premium
$6 - $9
Bus from Medellín to Santa Fe de Antioquia
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$3 - $9
Schedules at
rapidoochoa.com
Book at
rapidoochoa.com
Regular
$3 - $6
Premium
$5 - $9
Cootrans Uroccidente
Phone
+57 (4) 4486641
Email
servicioalcliente@cootransuroccidente.com
Website
cootransuroccidente.com
Bus from Arboletes to Turbo
Ave. Duration
3 h 41 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$11 - $15
Schedules at
cootransuroccidente.com
Bus from Medellín to Turbo
Ave. Duration
9 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $27
Schedules at
cootransuroccidente.com
Bus from Medellín to Currulao
Ave. Duration
8 h 52 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $27
Schedules at
cootransuroccidente.com
Gomez Hernandez
Phone
+57 (4) 448 77 12
Website
gomezhernandez.com
Bus from Medellín to Currulao
Ave. Duration
7 h 50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $27
Schedules at
gomezhernandez.com
Bus from Medellín to Turbo
Ave. Duration
8 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $28
Schedules at
gomezhernandez.com
Pullman Carchi
Phone
2980380
Bus from Terminal Carcelén to Tulcán
Ave. Duration
3 h 49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
facebook.com
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andestransit.com
Micro Taxi San Cristobal
Email
clientes@microsancristobal.com
Website
facebook.com
Bus from Quit - Terminal Carcelén to Tulcán
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
andestransit.com
Sotrauraba
Website
sotrauraba.com
Bus from Medellín to Santa Fe de Antioquia
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
sotrauraba.com
Regular
$2 - $4
Premium
$3 - $4
Bus from Santa Fe de Antioquia to Río Grande
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Schedules at
sotrauraba.com
Regular
$11 - $15
Premium
$13 - $16
Tiseca
Phone
+58 276 7713091
Website
tiseca.com.ve
Bus from Quito to Cali
Ave. Duration
16 h
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
tiseca.com.ve
Conexiones Siglo 21
Phone
+57 311 357 5623
Email
ayuda@conexionesiglo21.com
Website
conexionesiglo21.com
Bus from Quito to Cali
Ave. Duration
15 h
Frequency
4 times a day
Schedules at
conexionesiglo21.com
Alianza Internacional del Sur
Website
facebook.com
Bus from Quito to Cali
Ave. Duration
14 h
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
venezuelatravelinternational.com
Book at
venezuelatravelinternational.com
Cooperativa Ciudad Señora
Phone
0057 (2) 6687964
Email
cooperativa@cootrancise.com
Bus from Cali to Buga
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
terminalcali.com
Empresa Arauca
Phone
018000 42 37 87
Email
contacto@empresaarauca.com.co
Website
empresaarauca.com.co
Bus from Buga to Medellín
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$14 - $35
Schedules at
empresaarauca.com.co
Bus from Armenia to Medellín
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$13 - $26
Schedules at
empresaarauca.com.co
Bolivariano
Phone
+57 1 424-90-90 / +57 4 6042295
Email
contactenos@bolivariano.com.co
Website
bolivariano.com.co
Bus from Quito to Armenia
Ave. Duration
23 h 30 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Schedules at
bolivariano.com.co
Book at
bolivariano.com.co
Regular
$35 - $50
Premium
$40 - $60
Bus from Quito to Ibagué
Ave. Duration
26 h 30 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Schedules at
bolivariano.com.co
Book at
bolivariano.com.co
Regular
$40 - $60
Premium
$45 - $65
Coomotor
Phone
01-8000-910293
Email
calidad@coomotor.com.co
Website
coomotor.com.co
Bus from Ibagué to Medellín
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$15 - $25
Schedules at
coomotor.com.co
Regular
$15 - $22
Regular + WiFi
$16 - $22
Premium
$20 - $25

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Yes, the driving distance between Quito to Turbo is 1586 km. It takes approximately 25 h 8 min to drive from Quito to Turbo.

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TAME, Easyfly, Avianca - Aerovías del Continente Americano S.A. and Satena offer flights from Quito Airport to Apartado Airport.

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There are five+ hotels available in Turbo. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Quito to Quito Airport is to taxi which takes 37 min and costs $30 - $40.

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