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Airport Overview

Baltra Seymour Airport, also known as Baltra Airport - Galápagos Islands, is the main airport of the archipelago of the Galapagos Islands in Ecuador. The Seymour Airport is located on the island of Baltra, 23 metres above sea level. Baltra receives small airplanes with flights from the main Ecuadorian cities. Some of the main services of the airport are x-ray control to avoid the traffic of endemic species, biosecurity and quarantine agencies, medical service, migration, catering, agrocalidad, and fast-tracked security clearance. In case of any emergency the fire station and ambulances have a prompt response.

Airport Location and Contact

Country

Ecuador

Province or District

Galápagos Island

Nearest Town or City with Distance from Airport

Baltra

Airport’s Complete Name

Seymour Airport

Latitude

-0.444840

Longitude

-90.270334

Elevation (ft and m)

77 feet / 23 m

IATA Code

GPS

ICAO Code

SEGS

Managing Company or Airport Authority

ECOGAL

Management Contact Person

Jorge Rosillo

NGO and/or UN Presence at Airport?

N/A

Runway

Runway #1

Runway Dimensions

 2,400 m x 35 m

Runway Orientation

 14/32

Runway Surface

Asphalt

Runway Condition

Good Conditions

Seymore Airport is only operational during daylight hours. 

Airport Infrastructure Details

Infrastructure

Passenger / Cargo Security Screening

Yes

Runway Lighting

No

Refueling Capacity

Yes

Ground Handling Services

Yes

Air Traffic Control

Yes

Fire Fighting Equipment

Yes

Weather Information

Yes

Aircraft Parking Space

Yes

Navigation Aids

Yes

Perimeter Fencing

Yes

Windsock

Yes



Fuel Services Charges

The only fuelling station in the Galapagos Islands is in Aeolian Bay, in Baltra Island. This fueling station belongs to PETROECUADOR, an Ecuadorian state company. In this station large amounts of fuel is available.


Price per Litre USD - $

Jet A-1

0.56

Avgas

0.13

The above are referential prices and were obtained from Petrocomercial information (GoE fuel supplier).  In the private sector, each retailer may vary its prices.

Royalties / Non-Objection Fees

N/A