Wanderbus Ecuador

Be wise,
travel flexible

The first and only hop-on hop-off
option to travel around Ecuador

Featured on National Geographic Traveller

Your pass
to the best
of Ecuador

The first and only hop on, hop off bus in Ecuador, board the Wanderbus for an epic journey from the snow-capped Andes to the steamy jungles of the Amazon and the beaches of the Pacific Coast. It’s a hassle-free travel experience that makes the most of your precious time, helps you meet like-minded travellers and brings you closer to local communities and their lives: backpacking Ecuador has never been so easy!

new experiences


Get to remote, natural locations. Try new foods and drinks. Explore the wilds of the Andes. Birdwatch, bungee, bike, raft, cook, swing, surf… and have fun!

Engage with the locals


Understand more through experiencing culture, traditions and ways of life. Learn to interact in Spanish and Quichua. Savour typical dishes. Wander like a local.

Safe Travel


Enjoy peace of mind with our modern buses, professional bilingual guides, top drivers, and the Wanderbus know-how.

How it works

Best routes

Best routes

We’ve mapped out the top routes around Ecuador, so you can choose the pass that best suits your travel plans — whether you’ve got 3 days or 3 weeks.

Your way

Your way

Hop on and hop off at any point along the way. Change your departure dates as many times as you wish, with a few clicks.

Your choice

Your choice

Spend as much time at each stop as you like, stay where you like, eat what you like, party how you like — do what you like!

Wander extras

Wanderbus Extras

Benefit from our local expertise and exclusive experiences from our trusted partners.

Our Ecuador Routes

Our routes in Ecuador

Wanderbus vs public buses


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      It was a great trip that was well planned with fun activities for all kinds of interests. Could really recommend this!

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      Thank you to the Wanderbus team for a great experience! My friends and I travelled to Banôs and everything was organized efficiently and thoughtfully. All we had to do was enjoy stunning Ecuador!! It was a great way to see all the recommended sights, as...More

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      After having stumbled upon the wanderbus website, my friend and I wanted to meet the wanderbus team before booking with them. So we visited them at their office - and could not have been more positively impressed with the friendliness and passion of the whole...More

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Hop on hop off in Ecuador

Travelers who choose the hop-on-hop-off travel option are judged unfairly. The assumption is that anyone that does hop-on-hop off in Ecuador [...]


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