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There are 5 ways to get from Tena to Manta by bus, car or plane

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Bus via Baños de Agua Santa  •  11 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Tena - Terminal Terrestre to Baños de Agua Santa
  2. Take the bus from Baños de Agua Santa to Terminal Quitumbe, Ecuador
  3. Take the bus from Quito - Terminal Quitumbe to Santo Domingo de los Colorados
  4. Take the bus from Santo Domingo de los Colorados to Manta

$21 - $32

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Bus Reina del Camino  •  12 h 47 min

  1. Take the bus from Tena to Quito - Terminal Quitumbe Tena / ...
  2. Take the bus from Quito Terminal Quitumbe to Rocafuerte

$14 - $27

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Bus via San Jacinto de Buena Fé  •  14 h 9 min

  1. Take the bus from Tena to Quito - Terminal Quitumbe
  2. Take the bus from Quito - Terminal Quitumbe to San Jacinto de Buena Fé
  3. Take the bus from San Jacinto de Buena Fé to Manta Terminal Terrestre

$20 - $27

Drive  •  9 h 41 min

  1. Drive from Tena to Manta 424.6 miles

Bus, fly  •  6 h 33 min

  1. Take the bus from Tena Terminal Terrestre to Pifo
  2. Fly from Quito (UIO) to Manta (MEC) UIO - MEC

$106 - $209

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The cheapest way to get from Tena to Manta is to bus which costs $14 - $27 and takes 12 h 47 min.

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The quickest way to get from Tena to Manta is to bus and fly which costs $100 - $210 and takes 6 h 33 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Tena to Manta. However, there are services departing from Tena - Terminal Terrestre and arriving at Manta via Baños de Agua Santa, Quito - Terminal Quitumbe and Santo Domingo de los Colorados. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11 h 35 min.

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The distance between Tena and Manta is 322 km. The road distance is 679.3 km.

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The best way to get from Tena to Manta without a car is to bus which takes 11 h 35 min and costs $21 - $35.

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It takes approximately 11 h 35 min to get from Tena to Manta, including transfers.

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Tena to Manta bus services, operated by Sangay Cooperativa de Transportes, depart from Tena - Terminal Terrestre station.

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The quickest flight from Quito Airport to Manta Airport is the direct flight which takes 50 min.

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Tena to Manta bus services, operated by Cooperativa de Transportes Zaracay, arrive at Manta station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Tena to Manta is 679 km. It takes approximately 9 h 41 min to drive from Tena to Manta.

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  • Distance: 201.5 miles
  • Duration: 11 h 35 min

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

You can take a bus from Tena to Manta via Baños de Agua Santa, Terminal Quitumbe, Ecuador, Quito - Terminal Quitumbe, Santo Domingo de los Colorados, and Santo Domingo de los Colorados in around 11 h 35 min.

Airlines
Avianca - Aerovías del Continente Americano S.A.
Website
avianca.com
Flights from Quito to Manta
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $230
TAME
Website
tame.com.ec
Flights from Quito to Manta
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $260
Bus operators
Sangay Cooperativa de Transportes
Bus from Tena - Terminal Terrestre to Baños de Agua Santa
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
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Expreso Baños
Phone
+593 (0) 996671126
Website
facebook.com
Bus from Baños de Agua Santa to Terminal Quitumbe, Ecuador
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
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Panamericana Internacional
Phone
+593 (2) 2557133 / 2557134
Email
info@panamericana.ec
Website
panamericana.ec
Bus from Quito - Terminal Quitumbe to Santo Domingo de los Colorados
Ave. Duration
1 h 44 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Schedules at
panamericana.ec
Bus from Santo Domingo de los Tsáchilas to Manta
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$6 - $13
Schedules at
panamericana.ec
Bus from Quito Quitumbe to Rocafuerte
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Schedules at
panamericana.ec
Bus from Quito - Terminal Quitumbe to San Jacinto de Buena Fé
Ave. Duration
3 h 49 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Schedules at
panamericana.ec
Cooperativa de Transportes Zaracay
Phone
(+593)-0236547894
Website
transporteszaracay.com.ec
Bus from Santo Domingo de los Colorados to Manta
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
transporteszaracay.com.ec
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Amazonas Cooperativa de Transportes
Phone
+(593) 3 274.02.42
Bus from Tena to Quito - Terminal Quitumbe
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
andestransit.com
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Bus from Tena to Quito Terminal Quitumbe
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
andestransit.com
BAÑOS Cooperativa De Transportes y Turismo
Phone
+98 032740415, +98 0994593706
Email
info@cooperativabanos.com.ec
Website
cooperativabanos.com.ec
Bus from Tena to Quito -Terminal Quitumbe
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
cooperativabanos.com.ec
Flota Pelileo
Email
fpelileo@hotmail.com
Website
flotapelileo.com.ec
Bus from Tena Terminal Terrestre to Quito Terminal Quitumbe
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
flotapelileo.com.ec
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Bus from Tena Terminal Terrestre to Pifo
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
flotapelileo.com.ec
Book at
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Reina del Camino
Phone
042130757 - 042130030, 023824850 - 023824875
Email
denuncias@reinadelcamino.ec
Website
facebook.com
Bus from Quito Terminal Quitumbe to Rocafuerte
Ave. Duration
7 h 4 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11
Schedules at
busbud.com
Cooperativa de Transporte Carlos Alberto Aray
Phone
+593 5-239-9726
Bus from Quito Terminal Quitumbe to Rocafuerte
Ave. Duration
8 h 43 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$19
Schedules at
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Flota Bolivar
Phone
593 (05) 2 763-286
Website
facebook.com
Bus from San Jacinto de Buena Fé to Manta Terminal Terrestre
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
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TAME and Avianca - Aerovías del Continente Americano S.A. offer flights from Quito Airport to Manta Airport.

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