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Quito Mariscal Sucre Airport

General information

Quito Mariscal Sucre Airport opened in 2013 and has since replaced the old airport in the north of Quito. The old airport turned into a city park called Parque Bicentenario. The new airport has the same name as the old airport, namely Quito Mariscal Sucre Airport. Both are named after independence fighter Antonio José de Sucre, friend of the military and political leader Simón Bolívar. Incidentally, Quito is not only the capital of Ecuador, but also the highest capital in the world at 2,850 metres. Hotel Wyndham Quito Airport is an excellent accommodation at a short distance from the terminal.


Where is Quito Mariscal Sucre Airport situated?

Quito Mariscal Sucre Airport is the busiest airport in Ecuador located northeast of Quito, in the town of Tababela.

How many terminals does Quito Mariscal Sucre Airport have?

The modern airport has one terminal. The Arrivals hall is located on the ground floor, the Departures hall (check-in desks and security check) on the first floor.

Airport Map



The distance from Quito Mariscal Sucre Airport to the centre of Quito is 42 kilometres. By car, it takes 50 minutes to get to the centre of Quito.

From UIO Airport to Quito City centre by Car
42 km
50 min

Travel by car

Public transport

It is possible to travel to and from Quito Mariscal Sucre Airport by public transport. Visit the Quito Mariscal Sucre Airport transportation page for the possibilities.

Public transport

Bus services

You can also choose for an airport express bus service at Quito Mariscal Sucre Airport. Learn more about your travel options, travel time and where to buy tickets.

Bus services

Taxi transfer

A taxi is the quickest and most comfortable way to get to and from Quito Mariscal Sucre Airport. The price for a taxi ride from the airport to the centre of Quito is about $ 30.-. Book your taxi at Quito Mariscal Sucre Airport and discover the comfort of pre-booked taxis.

From UIO Airport to Quito City centre by Taxi
42 km
50 min
$ 30.-

Book a taxi

Car rental

At Quito Mariscal Sucre Airport you can rent a car from car rental companies Sixt, Avis, Budget, Europcar, Enterprise and local providers. It is most convenient to find and book a car well in advance. By doing so, you can save money and time at the airport.

Airport parking

Quito Mariscal Sucre Airport offers various official parking options, from premium to low cost. In addition, alternative parking options are available near the airport. If you want to park as cheaply as possible, it's wise to book online!

Book your parking space

At the airport

Do you want more information about facilities, currency exchange, services, free Wi-Fi, lounges, etc. at Quito Mariscal Sucre Airport? Check our at the airport page for a complete overview of all facilities and services at Quito Mariscal Sucre Airport.



Departures and arrivals

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Flight tickets

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Which airlines fly from and to Quito Mariscal Sucre Airport?

We offer you a list of airlines at Quito Mariscal Sucre Airport. The main airlines at the airport are:

  • Avianca
  • LATAM Airlines
  • Iberia
  • KLM
  • Delta Air Lines


Hotels near the airport

Looking for the best hotels near Quito Mariscal Sucre Airport? We have selected the best hotels near the airport in different price ranges. Take a look at our accommodations page for more information.


Wyndham Quito Airport, Tababela

Offering a terrace, Wyndham Quito Airport is located in Quito, 37 km from Atahualpa Olympic Stadium. Guests can enjoy a meal at the restaurant. An airport shuttle is available upon request.


Hostal Mariscal Sucre, Tababela

Featuring free WiFi, Hostal Mariscal Sucre is set in Hacienda Guambi. Featuring free shuttle service, this property also provides guests with a restaurant. Guests can make use of a garden. All rooms in the guest house are fitted with a flat-screen...


Holiday Inn - Quito Airport, an IHG Hotel, Tababela

Situated in Tababela, 34 km from Liga Deportiva Universitaria Stadium, Holiday Inn - Quito Airport, an IHG Hotel features accommodation with a fitness centre, free private parking, a garden and a restaurant. This 5-star hotel offers a bar.

Hotels in Quito

Looking for the best hotels in Quito? We have selected the best hotels in the city in different price ranges. Take a look at our accommodations page for more information.


Boutique Hotel Cultura Manor, Guápulo

Located in Guápulo, 500 metres from El Ejido Park, Boutique Hotel Cultura Manor provides accommodation with a garden, free private parking, a terrace and a restaurant.


Swissotel Quito, Quito

Swissôtel offers elegant accommodation in Quito’s affluent commercial and residential district. It features 2 pools, tennis and squash courts, as well as a spa with hydromassage tub and massage treatments. Free Wi-Fi is available.


Hostal Mediodia, Quito

Attractively located in the centre of Quito, Hostal Mediodia is within 300 metres of Sucre Theatre and 800 metres of Bolivar Theatre. The property is around 5.8 km from Centro Comercial Iñaquito, 5.9 km from La Carolina Park and 6.

Things to do

It is possible to book tickets, activities and tours in the city and near Quito Mariscal Sucre Airport. You can avoid queues and save money by buying your tickets online. Planning a trip and wondering what to do, we give you some inspiration!


Quito: Full-Day Ciudad Mitad del Mundo Tour

Experience the thrill of being in both hemispheres at the same time on a full-day tour of the Ciudad Mitad del Mundo complex from Quito. Go to the viewpoint of the Pululahua Crater and get panoramic views of the "Middle of the World."


Cotopaxi National Park & Quilotoa Full-Day Tour

Visit a selection of Quito's best attractions in just 1 day. Enjoy the grand Cotopaxi volcano (5.897 meters.), one of the highest active volcanoes in the world.

Tour & transport

From Quito: Guided Day Trip to the Mindo Cloud Forest

Explore the subtropical rainforest of the Mindo Cloud Forest on this van or SUV tour from Quinto. Look for hummingbirds, toucans, and other exotic creatures around 5 stunning waterfalls.


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