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

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Bus Expreso Internacional Ormeño  •  17 h 59 min

  1. Take the bus from Cartago to Cali
  2. Take the bus from Cali to Quito Via Lima / ...

$66 - $85

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Bus Linea de Los Andes  •  21 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Armenia to Cali Armenia-Cali
  2. Take the bus from Cali to Quito Via Quito / ...

$45 - $163

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Bus Cruz del Sur  •  28 h 21 min

  1. Take the bus from Armenia to Cali Via Ipiales
  2. Take the bus from Cali to Quito Terminal Quitumbe Via Lima

$112 - $167

Drive  •  16 h 23 min

  1. Drive from Salento to Quito 629 miles

$65 - $100

Fly from Pereira  •  8 h 5 min

  1. Fly from Pereira (PEI) to Quito (UIO) PEI - UIO

$148 - $498

Bus to Bogota, fly  •  10 h 56 min

  1. Take the bus from Armenia to Bogotá
  2. Fly from Bogota (BOG) to Quito (UIO) BOG - UIO

$176 - $538

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The cheapest way to get from Salento to Quito is to bus which costs $65 - $85 and takes 17 h 59 min.

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The quickest way to get from Salento to Quito is to fly which costs $140 - $500 and takes 8 h 5 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Salento to Quito. However, there are services departing from Salento and arriving at Dos Puentes via Armenia, Cali and Terminal Quitumbe. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 21 h 10 min.

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The distance between Salento and Quito is 633 km. The road distance is 1006.4 km.

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The best way to get from Salento to Quito without a car is to bus which takes 17 h 59 min and costs $65 - $85.

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It takes approximately 17 h 59 min to get from Salento to Quito, including transfers.

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Salento to Quito bus services, operated by Expreso Palmira, depart from Armenia station.

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The best way to get from Salento to Quito is to bus which takes 17 h 59 min and costs $65 - $85. Alternatively, you can fly, which costs $140 - $500 and takes 8 h 5 min.

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There is no direct flight from Pereira Airport to Quito Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 32 min and has one stopover.

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Salento to Quito bus services, operated by Linea de Los Andes, arrive at Quito station.

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Map of how to get from Salento to Quito.
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  • Distance: 395.6 miles
  • Duration: 17 h 59 min

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

You can take a bus from Salento to Quito via Cartago, Cali, Clinica Uribe, Calipso, Cali, Quito, and Terminal Quitumbe in around 17 h 59 min. Alternatively, Avianca - Aerovías del Continente Americano S.A., Copa Airlines and four 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 44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $450
Flights from Pereira to Quito via Bogota, Guayaquil
Ave. Duration
7 h 50 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Flights from Bogota to Quito
Ave. Duration
1 h 43 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 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
TAME
Website
tame.com.ec
Flights from Bogota to Quito
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $430
Bus operators
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
Expreso Palmira
Website
expresopalmira.com.co
Bus from Armenia to Cali
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $21
Schedules at
expresopalmira.com.co
Regular With WiFi (Mettro)
$9 - $14
Premium (S26)
$18 - $21
Bus from Armenia to Bogotá
Ave. Duration
5 h 7 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $35
Schedules at
expresopalmira.com.co
Book at
expresopalmira.com.co
Regular With WiFi (Mettro)
$18 - $26
Premium (S26)
$31 - $35
Cooperativa de Taxis Belalcazar
Coomotor
Website
coomotor.com.co
Bus from Armenia to Cali
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$8 - $14
Schedules at
vonline.coomotor.com.co
Book at
coomotor.com.co
Regular
$8 - $12
Regular + WiFi
$9 - $13
Premium
$11 - $14
Bolivariano
Phone
+57 1 424-90-90 / +57 4 6042295
Email
contactenos@bolivariano.com.co
Website
bolivariano.com.co
Bus from Armenia to Cali
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Schedules at
bolivariano.com.co
Book at
bolivariano.com.co
Regular
$9 - $14
Premium
$9 - $14
Bus from Armenia to Bogotá
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Schedules at
bolivariano.com.co
Book at
bolivariano.com.co
Regular
$15 - $22
Premium
$15 - $22
Cruz del Sur
Phone
+51 1 311-5050
Website
cruzdelsur.com.pe
Bus from Cali to Quito Terminal Quitumbe
Ave. Duration
20 h 30 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$100 - $150
Schedules at
cruzdelsur.com.pe
Book at
cruzdelsur.com.pe

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Yes, the driving distance between Salento to Quito is 1006 km. It takes approximately 16 h 23 min to drive from Salento to Quito.

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LATAM Chile, Copa Airlines and Avianca - Aerovías del Continente Americano S.A. offer flights from Pereira Airport to Quito Airport.

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