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The distance between Quito and Cuenca is 315 km. The most popular airlines for this route are LATAM Airlines, Avianca, Wingo airlines, Spirit Airlines, and JetBlue Airways. Quito and Cuenca have 43 direct flights per week.

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NameCarrier codeIATA CodePassport needed during bookingOnline check-in available
LATAM AirlinesLANLAYesNo
AviancaAVAAVYesNo
Wingo airlinesRPBP5YesOpens 72 days before flight
Closes 3 hours before flight
Spirit AirlinesNKSNKNoOpens 24 days before flight
Closes 1 hours before flight
JetBlue AirwaysJBUB6YesOpens 24 days before flight
Closes 2 hours before flight
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Frequently asked questions

How long does it take to travel from Quito to Cuenca?
A one-way nonstop (direct) flight between Quito and Cuenca takes around 0.91 hours.
What is the flight distance between Quito and Cuenca?
The flight distance between Quito and Cuenca is 315 km.
What airlines offer nonstop (direct) flights between Quito and Cuenca?
Several carriers operate flights between Quito and Cuenca. Airlines offering nonstop (direct) flights include Avianca, LATAM Airlines.
What are the most popular routes to and from Quito?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Quito and London, Guayaquil, Lima, Manchester, Bogotá, Toronto, Sydney, Lago Agrio Canton, Cartagena, Montreal, Medellín, Manta, Baltra Island, Cusco, Cancún, Mexico City, Ottawa, Cali, Loja, Dublin.
What are the most popular routes to and from Cuenca?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Cuenca and London, Vancouver, Toronto, Winnipeg, Athens, Denver, County Kerry, Manchester, Dublin, New York, Orlando, Las Vegas, Chicago, Miami, Los Angeles, Atlanta, Mexico City, Bogotá, Dallas, Phoenix.
What airports are near Quito?
The main airport in Quito is Mariscal Sucre International. It is also served by Mariscal Sucre International, San Luis.
What airports are near Cuenca?
The main airport in Cuenca is Mariscal Lamar International. It is also served by José Joaquín de Olmedo International, Cap. FAP Pedro Canga Rodríguez, Mariscal Lamar International.
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