Travel within Ecuador is: Partially open. See details.
Rome2rio uses cookies to help personalize content and show you personalised ads. By proceeding, you accept the use of cookies in accordance with our privacy policy. You may opt out of personalised ads at any time. OK

Need a hotel room in Montecristi?

Book now

There are 4 ways to get from Salinas to Montecristi by bus, taxi 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

Bus

  1. Take the bus from Santa Elena to Montecristi

Cheapest

Bus via Montañita

  1. Take the bus from La Libertad to Olón
  2. Take the bus from Olón to Montecristi

Taxi

  1. Take a taxi from Salinas to Montecristi

Drive

  1. Drive from Salinas to Montecristi
Salinas → Montecristi
Partially open

Travel safe during COVID-19

Rules to follow in Ecuador

2m

Mandatory

Mandatory

Travel within Ecuador

Domestic border crossings may be subject to approval, testing and quarantine
Health pass is required for long-distance travel by plane, train or coach, as well as in some public venues
Nationwide control measures in place

COVID-19 help in Ecuador

If you need help, visit the national COVID-19 website or call the COVID-19 Helpline 171

Frequently Asked Questions


There are currently travel restrictions within Ecuador.

Explore options for future travel

Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 2 metres
  • Domestic border crossings may be subject to approval, testing and quarantine
  • Health pass is required for long-distance travel by plane, train or coach, as well as in some public venues
  • Nationwide control measures in place

Explore travel options

The national COVID-19 helpline number in Montecristi is 171.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Montecristi is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Montecristi is 2 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 171.

Last updated: 17 May 2022
Exceptions may apply, for full details: Ministry of Defence.

We're working around the clock to bring you the latest COVID-19 travel updates.
This information is compiled from official sources. To the best of our knowledge, it is correct as of the last update.
Visit Rome2rio travel advice for general help.

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Salinas to Montecristi is to bus via Montañita which costs $7 - $18 and takes 5h 58m.

More details

The quickest way to get from Salinas to Montecristi is to taxi which costs $80 - $100 and takes 2h 50m.

More details

The distance between Salinas and Montecristi is 134 km. The road distance is 188.5 km.

Get driving directions

The best way to get from Salinas to Montecristi without a car is to bus which takes 4h 49m and costs $10 - $19.

More details

It takes approximately 4h 49m to get from Salinas to Montecristi, including transfers.

More details

Yes, the driving distance between Salinas to Montecristi is 189 km. It takes approximately 2h 50m to drive from Salinas to Montecristi.

Get driving directions

There are 28+ hotels available in Montecristi. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

More details

Map of how to get from Salinas to Montecristi.
Launch map view
  • Distance: 134 km
  • Duration: 4h 49m

What companies run services between Salinas, Provincia de Santa Elena, Ecuador and Montecristi, Ecuador?

Cooperativa Manglaralto operates a bus from Santa Elena to Montecristi 5 times a day. Tickets cost $4 - $12 and the journey takes 4h 38m.

Bus operators
Cooperativa Manglaralto
Phone
+593 4-278-0188
Website
facebook.com
Bus from Santa Elena to Montecristi
Ave. Duration
4h 38m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$4 - $12
Schedules at
facebook.com
Bus from Olón to Montecristi
Ave. Duration
3h
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$2 - $12
Schedules at
facebook.com
CITUP Cooperativa de Transporte Unidos Peninsulares
Phone
+593-42955013
Bus from La Libertad to Olón
Ave. Duration
1h 53m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
infomontanita.com
Book at
andestransit.com
Other operators
Taxi from Salinas to Montecristi
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
Estimated price
$80 - $100
Radio Taxi Centro Radio Club
Phone
+593 4-278-1479
Radio Taxi 7 de septiembre
Phone
+593 960974139

Want to know more about travelling around the world?

Rome2rio's Travel Guide series provide vital information for the global traveller. Read our range of informative guides on popular transport routes and companies - including Travelling around the UAE, French strikes 2018: What are my alternative transport options? and How to get from London City Airport into central London - to help you get the most out of your next trip.