Routes Americas 2018

The route development forum for the Americas

Quito, Ecuador
13 - 15 February 2018

Getting to Quito

Mariscal Sucre International Airport (MSIA), otherwise known as Quito International Airport, is the busiest airport in Ecuador and one of the busiest in South America.  

Quito International Airport is the main gateway to Ecuador, with its domestic and international market an estimated 5.4 million passengers in size. 

The largest international market from Mariscal Sucre International Airport is the US, which has enjoyed robust growth over the past decade. Figures from OAG show that total departure seat capacity will be about 430,000 in 2017, compared with 269,000 in 2008.

Quito is connected to the US this winter through direct flights to Miami, Dallas/Fort Worth, Fort Lauderdale, Atlanta, New York and Houston. Operators include American Airlines, JetBlue, Delta and United.

In September 2017, the airport won the award for South America's Leading Airport at the World Travel Awards for the fourth consecutive year. 

Airport VIP Services

Quito International Airport offers VIP airport services, including domestic and international VIP Lounges. 

Relax before your journey in our comfortable lounges and enjoy the unique advantages which have been designed for an unbeatable stay, including:

  • Calm and comfortable environment
  • Variety of snacks and drinks
  • Reading materials
  • Showers and relaxation room (International VIP Lounge only)
  • Business Center (International VIP Lounge only)
  • Free entry for children up to 4 years of age (one child per adult)
  • Wi-Fi Internet service
  • Cable TV

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