The primary international airport serving Quito, the capital city of Ecuador, is Mariscal Sucre International Airport, located in the Tababela parish, about 18 kilometers (11 miles) east of downtown Quito.
Mariscal Sucre International Airport serves as a major hub for both domestic and international flights. Numerous airlines operate at the airport, connecting Quito to destinations in South America, North America, Europe, and other parts of the world. Some of the major airlines serving the airport include LATAM Airlines, Avianca, Copa Airlines, American Airlines, Delta Air Lines, Iberia, and KLM.
Official taxis are available outside the airport terminal, and it is recommended to use authorized taxi services. There are prepaid taxi counters where you can purchase a fixed-rate taxi service to your destination.