Mariscal Sucre International Airport (UIO)
Full Airport Name
(Quito) Mariscal Sucre All-embracing Airport
Amazonas Avenue and De la Prensa Avenue, Quito 27-10-7082
(02) 2944 900.
(02) 2944 906 or (02) 2944 900.
via the airport's website
Number of Terminals
GMT - 5 (GMT - 4 amid March and October)
The airport is amid central the burghal perimeter, arctic of Quito.
Transfer Amid Terminals
The airport has two terminals affiliated by a banal walkway.
To get to the airport from the city, booty 10 de Agosto Avenue as far as Amazonas Avenue. From any added breadth alfresco the city, booty artery Panamericana to 10 de Agosto Avenue and again Amazonas Avenue.
The airport has 300 parking spaces for continued and abbreviate appellation parking.
There are several car rental companies at the airport including Avis, Budget and Localiza.
Road: Taxi: Taxis are readily accessible from alfresco the terminals and accomplish fixed-rate fares to assorted zones in the bounded area. For added burghal accustomed taxis, it is brash to appeal the disciplinarian to about-face on the taximeter to account the fare. Bus: From the airport there are several buses curve calm with Trolebus (1 800 876532) and Ecovía Services. They run through the burghal and downtown. The 'Metrobus- Q' systems acquire an chip and differentiate casework which action a appropriate amount for chief citizens and disabled users. These buses run through America Avenue, Prensa, Diego de Vasquez and Amazonas Avenue. For added advice about burghal busline (routes and prices) amuse acquaintance EMSAT (Metropolitan Company of account & carriage administration) (tel: 1 800 367287; website: www.emsat.gov.ec). Above hotels run shuttle vans from the airport.
Information and Help Desks
There are two advice booths amid central the airport. One at the all-embracing abandonment (service hours: 0430-0100) and the added at the calm abandonment (service hours: 0500-2000). The airport has bilingual chump account personnel. The berth for day-tripper advice from Metropolitan Tourism Corporation is amid at the all-embracing arrival.
Money and communications: The airport has four US bill banknote dispensers (ATMs) amid at the calm terminal and they acquire all above acclaim cards. A agency de change is amid in the all-embracing abandonment hall. Telephone booths are accessible in the all-embracing abandonment anteroom and they acquire bill and acclaim cards. Eating and drinking: Restaurants and cafeterias are accessible in both terminals. Shopping: The airport has a bartering breadth with a advanced ambit of shops and duty-free shops. Luggage: Accoutrements carts are accessible in the accoutrements accost breadth of the all-embracing accession terminal. Added facilities: Medical and emergency service.
Conference and Business Facilities
There are no affair or appointment apartment accessible at the airport. However there is a VIP lounge accessible to all cartage for a fee (cash or acclaim agenda payment). Many of the airlines admission their aboriginal chic cartage chargeless admission to the VIP lounge. The lounge is accessible from 0400 to 0130.
Facilities for Disabled Travellers
The accessories for disabled travelers accommodate ramped admission and lifts, acclimatized toilets and parking spaces. Wheelchairs are accessible on appeal from alone airlines; cartage should acquaint their airline above-mentioned to travel.
There are no hotels about the perimeter. The abutting hotels are amid a 15 or 20 minute-drive from the airport and include: Akros (tel: (02) 243 0600; website: www.hotelakros.com), Dann Carlton (tel: (02) 224 9008; website: www.surtrek.org/es/dann_carlton.htm), Hilton Colón (tel: (02) 256 0666), Hotel Marriott (tel: (02) 297 2000; website: www.marriott.com), Hotel Quito (tel: (02) 256 7284; website: www.hotelquito.com.ec), Radisson (tel: (02) 223 3333), Hotel Sebastián (tel: (02) 222 2300), Sheraton Hotel (tel: (02) 297 0002; website: www.surtrek.com/sheraton_quito.htm) and Swissotel (tel: (02) 256 7600; website: http://quito.swissotel.com).