Ibarra in detail
Ibarra’s modern bus terminal is Terminal Terrestre. A taxi to/from downtown is $1. Buses to Quito leave roughly every 10 minutes.
Buses to the village of La Esperanza ($0.25, 25 minutes) leave from the north side of Parque German Grijalva in the center of town.
If you want to explore the area on your own, Ibarra's Explorer Rentacar is the only option; rates start at $38 per day.