Options to get to Lago Agrio (Meeting Point)

Information on how to get to our Meeting Point (Lago Agrio)?

 OPCIÓN 1 Shuttle Quito - Lago Agrio (Punto de Encuentro)

It has fixed departures during the week, for departures we have 3 addresses that you can go to.

Address 1:  Hostal La Guayunga - Quito / Hora 11:30 pm 

Address 2:
Mariscal (Blue House Hostel) / Departure: 11:00 pm

Address 3: 
Secret Garden Quito /  Departure  : 11:30 pm

20 USD per person

Destination Point: 
Magic Paradise  (Lago Agrio) is our meeting point.

Please, you need to be patient with the pick up time, sometimes it could be late because some travelers are arriving from other cities. 

No Shuttle departure Tuesday & Friday from Quito to Lago Agrio (Blue House Hostel)

No Shuttle departure Tuesday & Saturday from Quito to Lago Agrio ( Hostal La Guayunga / Secret Garden Quito)

No Shuttle departure Wednesday & Saturday From Lago Agrio to Quito

The shared transportation service from Quito is not part of our service, we just help our travelers find the easiest way to get to Lago Agrio. We can even help you book tickets by reconfirming availability from the bus company. 

The bus that the shuttle company uses depends on the number of people ( could be a small van)  . It does not have reclining seats and it is a shared shuttle with other travelers because the company works with some lodges in Cuyabeno. 

OPCIÓN 2: Public Bus (Quito Terminal - Lago Agrio)

It has departures every day, depending on the schedule that best suits your preference.

Transportation Baños

Quitumbe Terminal (South of Quito)

Last departure: 11:45 p.m.

Cost: 14.00 USD


Terrestre Terminal Carcelén (Downtown Quito)

Hours: 5:20 p.m. & 12:20 p.m.

Cost: 17:00 USD


*If you wish to travel to Lago Agrio that same day and are arriving from another country, we recommend the Transportes Baños Pifo terminal.

*The destination point is the Terminal in Lago Agrio, after that you will have to take a taxi to the meeting point that will cost around 3.00 USD


Recommendations when you take a public bus in Ecuador:


  • If you are carrying very heavy luggage, it is better to place it in the hold of the bus.
  • Do not leave your carry-on bag under your seat, or on top of your seat; These are the places where people usually steal belongings.
  • Travel hugging your suitcase to prevent it from getting lost.
  • Have your ticket handy

OPTION 3: Private Transportation

This is the fastest option if you want to arrive earlier and go more comfortably, it is advisable to rent a private transport, the value varies depending on where you are in addition to the number of people and the vehicle you want.

We can help you with the reservation of a private transport, and quoting the best option for you.



I hope this information has been helpful to you, if you have any further questions you can contact our direct sales agents directly, here are the contact numbers: +593 99 543 3293 (WhatsApp)