New connectivity

New connectivity options between Europe and Ecuador

During the last year, there has been an interesting increase of international passengers who want to travel to Ecuador as one of the best activities in South America.

Ecuador offers an incalculable number of tourist attractions, it is considered as the land of contrasts due to its biodiversity, culture, history, landscapes, people, fauna, flora, and weather, among others.

Taking advantage of this condition and after different international conversations, new connectivity options have been achieved towards Ecuador from Europe.

The airline Air Europa will expand its current frequencies to Ecuador and will reach the capital, Quito, while the German Condor Flugdienst GmbH will open a route to the Andean country in 2018.

Concerning the flights from Air Europa, the airline, which now arrives in Guayaquil, will expand its frequencies to the Ecuadorian capital, with a triangular Madrid-Quito-Guayaquil-Madrid flight.

According to the information provided by the Ministry of Tourism, they stated that the operations of this frequency will begin on January 2, “and there will be 3 to 5 weekly flights.”

On the other hand, Enrique Ponce de León, actual Minister of Tourism, announced that the German airline Condor Flugdienst GmbH, will start its operations to Ecuador and it will open the route Frankfurt-Santo Domingo (Dominican Republic) -Quito- Santo Domingo- Frankfurt.

“It will arrive in Ecuador for the first time from Frankfurt with an inaugural flight that will take place in the fourth quarter of 2018. This airline will offer two weekly flights,” he mentioned.

The Minister of Tourism pointed out that they want “airports full of planes and the country full of tourists enjoying the treasures that Ecuador offers”.

We hope all these good news will create a new tendency of visitors who will be able to make different itineraries in the Ecuador, “The land of the Four Worlds”.


By: Doris Rodríguez