There are 7 ways to get from Salento to Quito 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 Expreso Internacional Ormeño  •  18 h 19 min

  1. Via Lima / ...

$56 - $82

Cheapest option

Bus Rutas De America  •  21 h 55 min

  1. Via Quito / ...

$45 - $158

5 alternative options

Bus Rutas De America #2  •  22 h 3 min

  1. Via Quito / ...

$50 - $155

Bus Cruz del Sur  •  22 h 19 min

Drive  •  16 h 23 min

  1. 629 miles

$65 - $100

Fly from Pereira  •  8 h 4 min

  1. PEI - UIO

$141 - $488

Bus to Bogota, fly  •  10 h 9 min

  1. BOG - UIO

$183 - $548

What companies run services between Salento, Quindío, Colombia and Quito, Ecuador?

You can take a bus from Salento to Quito via Armenia, Cali, Clinica Uribe, Calipso, Cali, Quito, and Terminal Quitumbe in around 18 h 19 min. Alternatively, Avianca - Aerovías del Continente Americano S.A., Copa Airlines and three other airlines fly from Salento to Quito hourly.

Airlines
Avianca - Aerovías del Continente Americano S.A.
Website
avianca.com
Flights from Pereira to Quito via Bogota
Ave. Duration
3 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $450
Flights from Bogota to Quito
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $650
Copa Airlines
Website
copaair.com
Flights from Pereira to Quito via Panama City
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Bus operators
Cooperativa de Taxis Belalcazar
Coomotor
Website
coomotor.com.co
Bus from Armenia to Cali
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$9 - $15
Schedules at
vonline.coomotor.com.co
Regular
$9 - $13
Regular + WiFi
$10 - $13
Premium
$12 - $15
Cooperativa Ciudad Señora
Phone
0057 (2) 6687964
Email
cooperativa@cootrancise.com
Bus from Cartago to Cali
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
terminalcali.com
De Occidente
Website
deoccidente.com
Bus from Pereira to Roldanillo
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Schedules at
deoccidente.com
Bus from Roldanillo to Cali
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Schedules at
deoccidente.com
Cruz del Sur
Phone
+51 1 311-5050
Website
cruzdelsur.com.pe
Bus from Cali to Quito Terminal Quitumbe
Ave. Duration
14 h 51 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$110 - $150
Schedules at
cruzdelsur.com.pe
Book at
cruzdelsur.com.pe
Expreso Palmira
Website
expresopalmira.com.co
Bus from Armenia to Bogotá
Ave. Duration
5 h 7 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $40
Schedules at
expresopalmira.com.co
Book at
expresopalmira.com.co
Regular With WiFi (Mettro)
$18 - $27
Premium (S26)
$32 - $36

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Salento and Quito is 633 km. The road distance is 1006 km.

The cheapest way to get from Salento to Quito is to bus which costs $55 - $85 and takes 18 h 19 min.

The quickest way to get from Salento to Quito is to fly which takes 8 h 4 min and costs $140 - $490.

No, there is no direct bus from Salento to Quito. However, there are services departing from Salento and arriving at Dos Puentes via Pereira, Cartago, Cali and Terminal Quitumbe. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 21 h 55 min.

It takes approximately 18 h 19 min to get from Salento to Quito, including transfers.