Guayaquil airport (GYE)

Location details, contact information, airlines, departure and arrival flight status, transportation, facilities and services, parking, special passenger amenities, nearby hotels and answers to passengers' frequently asked questions.


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José Joaquín de Olmedo International Airport, opened on July 27, 2006, concentrates, together with Quito Airport, most flights in the country, and is considered one of the best in Latin America. It operates with flights to the entire continent and some European destinations.

Official Website:

Number of Terminals - 1 - Open 24 hours a day.

Annual passenger traffic: 1.5 million passengers went through it in 2021.

Tel: +593 4 216 9000 – FacebookTwitter.


The airport is located 5 km (3 miles) to the northeast of downtown Guayaquil.

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Parking services at Guayaquil airport (GYE)

José Joaquín de Olmedo Airport provides a parking lot in front of the terminal building with an estimated capacity of 1100 vehicles.

The car park is identified by sectors so the location of the vehicle is easy to remember. There are specific areas assigned for passengers with reduced mobility and for those with VIP service. It also has a closed circuit system and private guards.


▸ The first 15 minutes are free.
▸ After the first 15 min., the value of the hour or fraction is USD1.20.
▸ From 12 to 24 hours, the cost is USD14.40.
▸ If the stay exceeds 24 hours, you must pay USD14.40 per day, adding USD1.20 for each additional hour or fraction.


Facilities for passengers with special needs

Passengers requiring special assistance or wheelchairs are advised to arrange the proper services with their airline or travel agency at the time of their booking.

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Latest updates: August 23, 2023