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There are 4 ways to get from Tena to Gualaquiza by bus, taxi or car

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Bus  •  7h 53m

  1. Take the bus from Tena to Gualaquiza Via El Coca

$12 - $26

3 alternative options

Bus via Macas  •  7h 58m

  1. Take the bus from Tena to Macas Lago Agrio
  2. Take the bus from Macas to Gualaquiza Macas / ...

$13 - $26

Taxi  •  5h 51m

  1. Take a taxi from Tena to Gualaquiza 406.6 km

$130 - $160

Drive  •  5h 51m

  1. Drive from Tena to Gualaquiza 406.6 km

Tena → Gualaquiza
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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 2 metres
  • Inter-regional travel is permitted

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

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

The social distance requirement in Gualaquiza is 2 metres.

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

Last updated: 3 Mar 2021
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Tena to Gualaquiza is to bus via Macas which costs $12 - $26 and takes 7h 58m.

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The fastest way to get from Tena to Gualaquiza is to taxi. Taking this option will cost $130 - $160 and takes 5h 51m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Tena and arriving at Gualaquiza. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 7h 53m.

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The distance between Tena and Gualaquiza is 281 km. The road distance is 406.6 km.

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The best way to get from Tena to Gualaquiza without a car is to bus which takes 7h 53m and costs $12 - $26.

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The bus from Tena to Gualaquiza takes 7h 53m including transfers and departs once daily.

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Tena to Gualaquiza bus services, operated by Cooperativa De Transporte Union Yantzaza, depart from Tena station.

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Tena to Gualaquiza bus services, operated by Cooperativa De Transporte Union Yantzaza, arrive at Gualaquiza station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Tena to Gualaquiza is 407 km. It takes approximately 5h 51m to drive from Tena to Gualaquiza.

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  • Distance: 281 km
  • Duration: 7h 53m

What companies run services between Tena, Ecuador and Gualaquiza, Ecuador?

Cooperativa De Transporte Union Yantzaza operates a bus from Tena to Gualaquiza once daily. Tickets cost $12 - $26 and the journey takes 7h 53m.

Bus operators
Cooperativa De Transporte Union Yantzaza
Phone
+593 (96) 004 2963
Email
union.yantzaza@gmail.com
Website
facebook.com
Bus from Tena to Gualaquiza
Ave. Duration
7h 53m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $26
Schedules at
es-la.facebook.com
Book at
isyplus.com
Touris San Francisco
Phone
593 32886604
Website
tourisanfrancisco.com
Bus from Tena to Macas
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6 - $8
Schedules at
tourisanfrancisco.com
Book at
multipasajes.com
Bus from Macas to Gualaquiza
Ave. Duration
5h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$6 - $8
Schedules at
tourisanfrancisco.com
Book at
multipasajes.com
Cooperativa de Transportes Ciudad de Sucúa
Bus from Macas to Gualaquiza
Ave. Duration
3h 39m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$11
Schedules at
cooperativasucua.com
Centinela del Oriente Cooperativa de Transporte
Phone
+593(03)2886757, +593(03)288518, +593(03)2886279
Website
centineladeloriente.com.ec
Bus from Macas to Gualaquiza
Ave. Duration
8h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
centineladeloriente.com.ec
Book at
andestransit.com
Cooperativa de Transportes MACAS
Phone
Macas: +593-72525830, +593- 72525831
Email
coop-macas-ltda@hotmail.com
Website
facebook.com
Bus from Macas to Gualaquiza
Ave. Duration
8h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$18
Schedules at
coopmacas.com
Other operators
Taxi from Tena to Gualaquiza
Ave. Duration
5h 51m
Estimated price
$130 - $160
Transporte De Taxis Florcanela S.A.
Phone
+593 6-285-3013
Website
paginas-amarillas.com.ec
Cia de Taxis Ejecutivos Puruay SA
Phone
+593 03-368-4138

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