There are 7 ways to get from Tarapoto to Ecuador 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.

Recommended option

Fly to Tumbes  •  6 h 46 min

  1. Fly from Tarapoto (TPP) to Tumbes (TBP) TPP - TBP

$174 - $757

Cheapest option

Bus via Cuenca  •  44 h 58 min

  1. Take the bus from Tarapoto to Chiclayo
  2. Take the bus from Chiclayo to Cuenca
  3. Take the bus from Cuenca to Quito - Terminal Quitumbe

$62 - $85

5 alternative options

Fly to Quito  •  5 h 3 min

  1. Fly from Tarapoto (TPP) to Quito (UIO) TPP - UIO

$261 - $589

Fly to Guayaquil  •  7 h 2 min

  1. Fly from Tarapoto (TPP) to Guayaquil (GYE) TPP - GYE

$183 - $804

Bus  •  33 h 7 min

  1. Take the bus from Tarapoto to Chiclayo
  2. Take the bus from Chiclayo to Quito Via Quito

$120 - $229

Bus via Tarapoto  •  36 h 42 min

  1. Take the bus from Tarapoto to Chiclayo
  2. Take the bus from Chiclayo to Quito Via Quito

$110 - $208

Drive  •  22 h 40 min

  1. Drive from Tarapoto to Quito 951.5 miles

$130 - $200

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Tarapoto to Ecuador is to bus which costs $60 - $90 and takes 44 h 58 min.

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The quickest way to get from Tarapoto to Ecuador is to fly which costs $260 - $600 and takes 5 h 3 min.

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The distance between Tarapoto and Ecuador is 662 km. The road distance is 1522.4 km.

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It takes approximately 6 h 46 min to get from Tarapoto to Ecuador, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Tarapoto to Ecuador. However, there are services departing from Tarapoto and arriving at Dos Puentes via Chiclayo and Terminal Quitumbe. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 33 h 7 min.

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What companies run services between Tarapoto, Peru and Ecuador?

LATAM Chile, Peruvian Airlines and Viva Airlines Peru S.A.C fly from Tarapoto to Machala 4 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Tarapoto to Quito via Chiclayo, Chiclayo, Quito, and Terminal Quitumbe in around 33 h 7 min.

Airlines
LATAM Chile
Website
latam.com
Flights from Tarapoto to Tumbes via Lima
Ave. Duration
5 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Flights from Tarapoto to Quito via Lima
Ave. Duration
5 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from Tarapoto to Guayaquil via Lima
Ave. Duration
7 h 9 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$180 - $800
TAME
Website
tame.com.ec
Flights from Tarapoto to Quito via Lima
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $550
Bus operators
Movil Tours
Phone
716-8000
Email
info@moviltours.com.pe
Website
moviltours.com.pe
Bus from Tarapoto to Chiclayo
Ave. Duration
9 h 30 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$24 - $70
Schedules at
moviltours.com.pe
Economy
$26 - $40
Regular
$30 - $50
Suite
$45 - $70
Cruz del Sur
Phone
+51 1 311-5050
Website
cruzdelsur.com.pe
Bus from Chiclayo to Quito
Ave. Duration
22 h 5 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$95 - $160
Schedules at
cruzdelsur.com.pe
Book at
cruzdelsur.com.pe
CIVA
Website
civa.com.pe
Bus from Tarapoto to Chiclayo
Ave. Duration
13 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$13 - $50
Schedules at
civa.com.pe
Regular Semi Bed
$21 - $29
Regular Bed
$26 - $40
Economy
$13 - $18
Premium Semi Bed
$29 - $40
Premium Bed
$30 - $50
Flota Imbabura
Phone
+593 (2) 223 6940 / 256 5620
Website
flota-imbabura.com
Bus from Cuenca to Quito - Terminal Quitumbe
Ave. Duration
8 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$14
Schedules at
flota-imbabura.com
Book at
multipasajes.com
Viajeros Internacional
Phone
(593) -7-2842107 / 2835535
Email
secretaria@viajerosinternacional.com
Bus from Cuenca to Quito
Ave. Duration
8 h 35 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$19
Schedules at
viajerosinternacional.com
Jahuay Internacional
Phone
07-2238146 Celular: 0987819040
Bus from Cuenca to Quito - Terminal Quitumbe
Ave. Duration
8 h 55 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$14
Schedules at
andestransit.com
Cooperativa de Transportes SANTA
Phone
032521061 GERENCIA 03 – 2521068 – 099227581 • AMBATO 03 – 2521 061
Email
cooperativasanta@hotmail.com
Bus from Cuenca to Quito Terminal Quitumbe, Avenida Condor Ñan, Ejercito Nacional, Quitumbe, Quito, Pichincha, Ecuador
Ave. Duration
8 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$25
Schedules at
facebook.com

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