TAME Baltra, Bogotá, Buenos
Aires-Ezeiza, Cali, Caracas, Coca, Cuenca, Esmeraldas, Guayaquil, Havana,
Lago Agrio, Lima, Loja, Manta, Macas, Machala, Panama City, Salinas, São
Paulo-Guarulhos, San Cristóbal, Tena, Tulcan Seasonal: Cartagena, Curaçao,
Montego Bay, Punta Cana, San Andrés, Varadero;
LAN PERÚ: Cali, Lima,
LAN ECUADOR: Baltra, Buenos
Aires-Ezeiza, Cuenca, Guayaquil, Lima, Manta, Miami, San Cristóbal, Santiago
LAN AIRLINES: Miami,
Santiago de Chile;
COPA AIRLINES COLOMBIA:
Bogotá, Barranquilla, Panama City;
Copa Airlines: Panama City;
BOLIVIANA DE AVIACIÓN: Santa
Cruz de la Sierra;
Bogota, Lima, San Salvador;
AMERICAN AIRLINES: Miami;
AEROMEXICO: Mexico City.
[UIO] Quito, Mariscal Sucre International Airport
Mariscal Sucre International Airport Quito (code UIO),
is Ecuador's busiest airport and
an important airport for connections to other
destinations in South America. Opened in February 2013,
is located on the Oyambaro plain near the town
of Tababela at a distance of about 18 km or 11 mi east
The new airport replaces the old one in the North of
Quito, which - surrounded by residential neighborhoods
- will be converted into a city park. The new
state-of-the-art facility, both terms of design and its
air navigation systems, CAN handle over 5m
passengers per year and the runway is long enough to
accommodate the landing of an Airbus A380, the world’s
biggest passenger aircraft. Quito handles more than two
thirds of Ecuador’s international traffic, and is ready
to expand its connections to all capitals of South
Quito Airport Map
[UIO] QUITO AIRPORT MAP: ARRIVALS, DEPARTURES WITH
center at Mariscal Sucre Airport.
airport in the Americas, Quito Airport (code uio) is a beautiful modern and efficient hub
for reaching any capital in Latin America.
The modern Tame
Embraer Quito - LagoAgrio the airport for Cuyabeno. Note the the beautiful
Cotopaxi snow cap right of the wing tip when you click on the image to
The New Quito Mariscal
Sucre International Airport has been built on a mesa mountain plain at about
20km from the capital.
The airport is the main hub of
TAME, Transportes Aereos
Militares Ecuatorianos, the Ecuadorian national carrier,
which started its regular international flights on April
30, 1966 by flying to Havana, Panama and Santiago de
Chile. The airline, with an average of over 220 daily
flights, changed its legal status in 2011 to a civilian
state owned company, that no longer under the
administration of the Air Force.
Currently Tame serves 15 cities in Ecuador, Cali and
Bogota in Colombia, Havana in Cuba, São Paulo in Brazil,
Buenos Aires in Argentina, New York in the United
States, Caracas in Venezuela, Lima in Peru and Panama
City. All destinations are served from the primary hub
Quito (UIO) and the secondary hub in Guayaquil (GYE),
except the flight to Cali which stops at Esmeraldas.
Inside Mariscal Sucre International Airport
The new waiting rooms are spacious and comfortable with
plenty of restaurants at the food plaza to chose the
food and drinks to accommodate anybody's taste and
The duty free
shops are tastefully designed and offer a variety of products where passengers
have a last chance to take home Ecuadorian art and craft to their friends and
modern VIP-room attends to business class passengers.
The luxurious VIP
room offers free beverages and snacks and allows you to check your email
before boarding your plane.
Quito no longer
is burdened by low flying airplanes.
Picture showing the construction
of a new 4 lane bridge which finished in 2015, crossing a deep canyon. Since
then, airport traffic goes by 2 different 4 lane highways, one of which crosses
the now finished bridge in the background.
burdened by airplanes landing and taking of from an airport amidst residential
neighborhoods, Quito is now connected with two new 4 lane highways to the
airport, making the New International Airport Mariscal Sucre Quito,
(code UIO) Ecuador the best
accessible and most modern international airport in all of South America.
The Standard taxi fee is $25,
while a bus shuttle between the location of the new and old airport costs $8,
but then from there you still need to take a taxi to your destination, which
usually is between $5 - $6.
It is possible to stay in the
town of Tababela for anywhere between $25 and $45 which usually includes airport
transportation (11 minutes).
MARISCAL SUCRE INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT QUITO [UIO]
PARKS & TRIBES Travel Agency
Street: Las Casas,
Side street: Jose Coudrin, 2 blocks above the Occidental Highway
Cantón Quito, Prov. Pichincha, Parroquia