Airports in Quito

Mariscal Sucre International Airport (UIO)


Mariscal Sucre International Airport is the busiest and biggest airport in Ecuador, and one of the busiest in South America. The new facility opened in early 2013 and is located 11 miles (18km) east of Quito.

The airport is the main hub for TAME, the flagship airline of Ecuador.


The airport is situated 11 miles (18km) from Quito city centre.

Getting to the city

Taxis are available outside the terminal, and there are bus services available. Where possible, use the free bus transfers provided by your hotel; arrange this in advance.


Local time is GMT -5.


Tel: +593 (0)2 2944 900 ext 2608.

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Quito Airport Taxis: the taxi fares above are intended as a guideline only.

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