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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      I had a good time, met great people on the bus and the guides are awesome. So much fun, totally recommend.

    thumb Bibi_jil

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

    thumb gustavkvist99

      I was born and raised in Ecuador, but due to the unreliable public transport system, I always had to drive if I wanted to go to my favorite places, like Baños, Montañita, or Quilotoa. Thanks to Wanderbus I can know relax and just visit those...More

    thumb Juan Andrés S


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