The route from Piura to the Ecuadorian city of Guayaquil is at a distance of 345 mi (555 km) and it takes about 12 hours of travel on the highway. The transportation company Civa covers this route, providing bus tickets at s/. 90 (s/. 110 if you choose the most exclusive service). Buses leave from the terminal of Av. Loreto, close to the Plaza de Armas of Piura, at 7.30 p.m., destination to the terminal of Guayaquil. The climate in Guayaquil is warm most of the year and it maintains a temperature average of 80 °F (27 °C). It also presents a rainy and humid season (from January to May), followed by a dry season (from June to December). If you are also looking for return checkout, please ensure to check Guayaquil to Piura Bus.
Bus Companies from Piura to Guayaquil
The operators provide regulatory bus services from Piura to Guayaquil. The buses come with features like trustworthy, punctual and comfortable services at all times. The listed operators offer various types of bus transport services from Piura to Guayaquil. Some of the major bus operators between this route are:
The major boarding points in Piura are mentioned below. These bus-boarding locations can be selected depending on the traveller’s convenience. Please note that these pick-up points vary from one bus operator to another. The boarding points in Piura are as follows:
Dropping Points in Guayaquil
The bus stops/halts at a number of drop locations in Guayaquil. These dropping points usually vary from one operator to another. You can select your ideal drop point in Guayaquil at the time of ticket booking. Some of the dropping points in Guayaquil are:
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Piura was one of the first cities to be founded by Spanish in Latin America, in this case by Francisco Pizarro in 1532. The name of Piura comes from the word “Pirhua” that in quechua means barn or supply storehouse. In times Piura was a storehouse base to quechua inhabitants. It’s also known as “the carob tree city”, due to its leafy vegetation in the summer rainy season. Numerous ethnic groups have lived in Piura throughout History; among those settlers, the tallanes, vicus and yungas stand out.
The history of the territory of the Ecuadorian capital goes back to the pre-Columbian period, when there are 4 different periods: Pre-Ceramic, Formative Stage, Period of Regional Development and Integration Period. Diverse cultures lived in the region in each period; among them the most renowned, the Huancavilca culture won the fame of indomitable, since its the only culture that the Incan empire could never conquer completely.There are various chronicles that talk about the details of the wars between the Huancavilcas and the Incas. This fight, full of revenges, betrayal and conspiracy, was extended until the Spanish arrival, being non resolved with the capture of the inca Atahualpa by the conqueror army. The Inca emperors Túpac Yupanqui, his son Huayna Cápac and his grand-son Atahualpa had the same objective, to conquer the untameable and ferocious Huancavilca.The first settlement of Guayaquil took place in Quito, founded in August the 15th 1534, with the intention of replace it into a more appropriate territory for the activities of the conquest. It was in 1540 that the city was relocated in an ancient Huancavilca territory, close to the hill Santa Ana and at the right side of the Guayas river. This new city developped a new timber and unique architecture in America, due to the talent of the carpenters and the quality of the wood of the surroundings. Its location and port of privilege climate meant to Guayaquil to be transformed in the biggest sea shipyard for Spain.Guayaquil is famous for being the crib of freedom, since it was one of the first cities to obtain its independence and was the scene of the meeting between the liberators Simón Bolívar and José de San Martín. It was also the point of departure to numerous armies that fought in the battles of Junin and Ayacucho, which stopped the Spanish conquest in the american territory.