There are 8 ways to get from Venezuela 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 Quito  •  5 h 56 min

  1. Fly from Cucuta (CUC) to Quito (UIO) CUC - UIO

$159 - $521

Cheapest option

Bus Expreso Internacional Ormeño, drive  •  2 days 0 h

  1. Take the bus from Core 3 to Playa Bonita
  2. Drive from Playa Bonita to Maicao
  3. Take the bus from Maicao to Bogotá
  4. Take the bus from Bogotá to Quito

$97 - $160

6 alternative options

Fly to Guayaquil  •  6 h 48 min

  1. Fly from Cucuta (CUC) to Guayaquil (GYE) CUC - GYE

$145 - $557

Bus, drive via Cali  •  2 days 5 h

  1. Take the bus from Maracaibo to Machiques
  2. Drive from Machiques to Valledupar
  3. Take the bus from Valledupar to Cali
  4. Take the bus from Cali to Quito

$109 - $256

Bus  •  2 days 4 h

  1. Take the bus from Maracaibo to Mérida
  2. Take the bus from Mérida to San cristobal
  3. Take the bus from Cúcuta to Quito

$196 - $199

Bus, drive via Medellín  •  2 days 5 h

  1. Take the bus from Core 3 to Plaza Carrasquero
  2. Drive from Plaza Carrasquero to Maicao
  3. Take the bus from Maicao to Medellín
  4. Take the bus from Medellín to Buga
  5. Take the bus from Buga to Quito

$137 - $260

Bus Expresos Los Llanos, drive  •  2 days 13 h

  1. Take the bus from Core 3 to Plaza Carrasquero
  2. Drive from Plaza Carrasquero to Maicao
  3. Take the bus from Maicao to Cúcuta
  4. Take the bus from Cúcuta to Quito

$221 - $240

Drive  •  31 h 49 min

  1. Drive from Maracaibo to Quito 1339.2 miles

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Venezuela to Ecuador is to bus and drive which costs $95 - $160 and takes 2 days 0 h.

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The quickest way to get from Venezuela to Ecuador is to fly which costs $150 - $550 and takes 5 h 56 min.

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The distance between Venezuela and Ecuador is 1800 km. The road distance is 2142.7 km.

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It takes approximately 5 h 56 min to get from Venezuela to Ecuador, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Venezuela to Ecuador is to fly which takes 5 h 56 min and costs $150 - $550. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $195 - $200 and takes 2 days 4 h.

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There is no direct flight from Cucuta Airport to Quito Airport. The quickest flight takes 4 h 27 min and has one stopover.

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Yes, the driving distance between Venezuela to Ecuador is 2143 km. It takes approximately 31 h 49 min to drive from Venezuela to Ecuador.

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LATAM Chile, TAME and Avianca - Aerovías del Continente Americano S.A. offer flights from Cucuta Airport to Quito Airport.

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The best way to get from Venezuela to Cucuta Airport is to drive which takes 1 h 23 min and costs $3 - $6.

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Map of how to get from Venezuela to Ecuador.
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  • Distance: 1124.9 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 56 min

What companies run services between Venezuela and Ecuador?

Avianca - Aerovías del Continente Americano S.A., LATAM Chile and TAME fly from San Cristóbal to Quito every 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Maracaibo to Quito via Libertador, Maracaibo, Mérida, San cristobal, Cúcuta, Quito, and Terminal Quitumbe in around 2 days 4 h.

Airlines
Avianca - Aerovías del Continente Americano S.A.
Website
avianca.com
Flights from Cucuta to Quito via Bogota
Ave. Duration
5 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $470
Flights from Cucuta to Guayaquil via Bogota
Ave. Duration
4 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Flights from Cucuta to Guayaquil via Bogota, Quito
Ave. Duration
6 h 44 min
When
Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Flights from Cucuta to Guayaquil via Bogota, Cali
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$140 - $550
TAME
Website
tame.com.ec
Flights from Cucuta to Quito via Bogota
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$240 - $490
Flights from Cucuta to Guayaquil via Bogota
Ave. Duration
4 h 23 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$250 - $550
Bus operators
Expresos Jauregui
Phone
+58(277)-5411134, +58(426)1812675, +58(414) 7402046
Website
es-la.facebook.com
Bus from Maracaibo to Machiques
Ave. Duration
2 h 58 min
Frequency
On demand
Schedules at
terminaldemerida.com.ve
Bus from Maracaibo to Mérida
Ave. Duration
8 h 30 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
terminaldemerida.com.ve
Copetran
Phone
+57 (7) 6448167 / 1 800 0912848
Email
servicioalcliente2@copetran.com.co
Website
copetran.com
Bus from Valledupar to Cali
Ave. Duration
24 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $75
Schedules at
pinbus.com
Book at
pinbus.com
Regular
$45 - $70
Premium
$50 - $75
Mini Van
$55 - $70
Bus from Maicao to Bogotá
Ave. Duration
16 h 55 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Schedules at
pinbus.com
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pinbus.com
Regular
$45 - $65
Premium
$45 - $65
Mini Van
$50 - $65
Bus from Maicao to Cúcuta
Ave. Duration
20 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$24 - $40
Schedules at
pinbus.com
Book at
pinbus.com
Regular
$24 - $35
Premium
$26 - $40
Mini Van
$27 - $35
Linea de Los Andes
Phone
+57 (2) 641 0936 Colombia / +58 (424) 7017720 / (276) 415 78 01 Venezuela / (212) 762 94 06 Caracas
Email
reservascali@lineasdelosandes.com.co
Website
lineasdelosandes.com.co
Bus from Cali to Quito
Ave. Duration
15 h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$100 - $140
Schedules at
lineasdelosandes.com.co
Bus from Buga to Quito
Ave. Duration
24 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$80 - $150
Schedules at
lineasdelosandes.com.co
Metro de Maracaibo
Phone
+58(261)7307200
Email
oac@metrodemaracaibo.gob.ve
Website
metrodemaracaibo.gob.ve
Bus from Core 3 to Playa Bonita
Ave. Duration
2 h 57 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
metrodemaracaibo.gob.ve
Bus from Core 3 to Plaza Carrasquero
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
metrodemaracaibo.gob.ve
Expresos Coromoto C.A.
Phone
+58 (0274) 4171720 / 4175841
Website
terminaldemerida.com.ve
Bus from Maracaibo to Mérida
Ave. Duration
8 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
terminaldemerida.com.ve
Expresos San Cristobal C.A.
Phone
(0276) 3462864
Website
terminaldemerida.com.ve
Bus from Maracaibo to Mérida
Ave. Duration
8 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
terminaldemerida.com.ve
Expresos Tachira Merida C.A
Phone
+58(274)2633829, +58(414)7125913
Email
Tachira.merida@hotmail.com
Website
es-la.facebook.com
Bus from Maracaibo to Mérida
Ave. Duration
8 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
facebook.com
Terminal de Transporte de Pasajero Sur José
Phone
(0274) 262 11 79
Website
terminaldemerida.com.ve
Bus from Mérida to San cristobal
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
terminaldemerida.com.ve
Expresos Jáuregui
Website
terminaldemerida.com.ve
Bus from Mérida to San Cristóbal
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
terminaldemerida.com.ve
Empresa Arauca
Phone
018000 42 37 87
Email
contacto@empresaarauca.com.co
Website
empresaarauca.com.co
Bus from Maicao to Medellín
Ave. Duration
13 h 15 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $65
Schedules at
empresaarauca.com.co
Bus from Medellín to Buga
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$15 - $35
Schedules at
empresaarauca.com.co

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