Airports in Ecuador

Quito Airport

The airport is situated 24 miles (39km) from Quito city centre.

Quito Airport (UIO)

Overview

Taxis are available outside the terminal, and bus services are an option. Many hotels offer free bus transfers.

Location

The airport is situated 24 miles (39km) from Quito city centre.

Getting to the city

Taxis are available outside the terminal, and bus services are an option. Many hotels offer free bus transfers.

Time

GMT -5

Car rental

Avis, Budget, Localiza, Europcar, and Sixt are represented at the airport.

Airport Taxis

Taxis are readily available for transfers into the city. Passengers should insist that the meter is turned on at the start of the ride.

Facilities

Facilities include shops, restaurants, cafes, duty-free shopping and tourist information desks. Banks, ATMs and currency exchange are available. There is also telephone and WiFi access. Passengers with special needs are catered for and a wheelchair service is available on request.

Parking

Long and short-term parking is available, charged at US$2 for the first hour and US$1.50 for each additional hour.

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Guayaquil Airport

The airport is situated three miles (5km) north of Guayaquil city centre on Avenue de las Americas.

Guayaquil Airport (GYE)

Overview

The local bus service provides trips from the airport to the main bus terminal in the city centre. Many hotels offer shuttle transfer services.

Location

The airport is situated three miles (5km) north of Guayaquil city centre on Avenue de las Americas.

Getting to the city

The local bus service provides trips from the airport to the main bus terminal in the city centre. Many hotels offer shuttle transfer services.

Time

Local time is GMT -5.

Car rental

Car rental companies are available at the airport.

Airport Taxis

Authorised taxis can be found outside the terminal building at any time of day.

Transfer between terminals

The two terminals are within easy walking distance.

Facilities

The airport has luggage trolleys, information desks, restaurants, currency exchange, a bank, ATMs, VIP lounges, travel agencies, baggage wrapping and storage, massage therapy, as well as a variety of souvenir shops and dining options.

Parking

Parking is available at the airport.

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