Buses leave from Quito , Ambato, Puyo, Tena, and other cities to El Chaco or passing through El Chaco. At the bus Quitumbe terminal in Quito you can find any bus heading East from Quito, or towards Lago Agrio ( Nueva Loja) that will drop you off in El Chaco. A typical cost is $5.50, and it should take about 3 hours to get from Quito to El Chaco. We also have a taxi service and will personally pick you up with your luggage from anywhere in Ecuador and take you to El Chaco at a fair and reasonable rate.
Map – Zoomed out for Reference of Ecuador
Map – Zoomed in for Reference of El Chaco’s distance to Quito