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There are 4 ways to get from Zamora to Catamayo by bus, taxi or car

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Bus

  1. Take the bus from Zamora to Catamayo

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Bus via Loja

  1. Take the bus from Zamora Terminal Terrestre to Loja
  2. Take the bus from Loja to Catamayo

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Taxi

  1. Take a taxi from Zamora to Catamayo

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  1. Drive from Zamora to Catamayo
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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
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If you need help, visit the national COVID-19 website or call the COVID-19 Helpline 171

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are recommended
  • 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

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

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Catamayo is recommended.

The social distance requirement in Catamayo 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 Aug 2022
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Questions & Answers

The cost-effective way to get from Zamora to Catamayo is to bus, which costs $2 - $4 and takes 2h 9m.

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The quickest way to get from Zamora to Catamayo is to taxi which costs $55 - $65 and takes 1h 39m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Zamora and arriving at Catamayo. Services depart three times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2h 9m.

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The distance between Zamora and Catamayo is 46 km. The road distance is 95.5 km.

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The best way to get from Zamora to Catamayo without a car is to bus which takes 2h 9m and costs $2 - $4.

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The bus from Zamora to Catamayo takes 2h 9m including transfers and departs three times a day.

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Zamora to Catamayo bus services, operated by Cooperativa De Transporte Union Yantzaza, depart from Zamora station.

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Zamora to Catamayo bus services, operated by Cooperativa De Transporte Union Yantzaza, arrive at Catamayo station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Zamora to Catamayo is 95 km. It takes approximately 1h 39m to drive from Zamora to Catamayo.

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There are eight+ hotels available in Catamayo. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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  • Distance: 45.7 km
  • Duration: 2h 9m

What companies run services between Zamora, Zamora-Chinchipe, Ecuador and Catamayo, Ecuador?

Cooperativa De Transporte Union Yantzaza operates a bus from Zamora to Catamayo 3 times a day. Tickets cost $2 - $4 and the journey takes 2h 9m.

Bus operators
Cooperativa De Transporte Union Yantzaza
Phone
+593 (96) 004 2963
Email
union.yantzaza@gmail.com
Website
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Bus from Zamora to Catamayo
Ave. Duration
2h 9m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$2 - $4
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Bus from Zamora to Loja
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
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Bus from Loja to Catamayo
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
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Cooperativa de Transportes Nambija
Phone
Loja: +593-72729018, Zumba: +593-72308100
Website
nambijainternacional.com
Bus from Zamora Terminal Terrestre to Loja
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
facebook.com
Cooperativa de Transportes MACAS
Phone
Macas: +593-72525830, +593- 72525831
Email
coop-macas-ltda@hotmail.com
Website
coopmacas.com
Bus from Zamora to Loja
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
facebook.com
Unión Cariamanga Internacional
Phone
(07) 303-5297- Loja +(593) 72572908- +(593) 072730295 -
Email
administradores@unioncariamanga.com.ec
Website
facebook.com
Bus from Zamora Terminal Terrestre to Loja
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$3 - $7
Schedules at
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Bus from Loja to Catamayo
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
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Other operators
Taxi from Zamora to Catamayo
Ave. Duration
1h 39m
Estimated price
$55 - $65
Radio Taxi Loja Express
Phone
+593-07-2583790
Website
facebook.com
Loja Taxi Taxopel S.A
Phone
+593-07-2109797
Website
facebook.com
Cooperativa de Taxis Ciudadela del Maestro
Phone
+593-07-257-9999

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