The cheapest times to fly from SEA to GYE are

  • January 8th to March 11th (except the week of February 12th)
  • July 30th to December 9th (except the week of November 19th)

based on data collected exclusively by Champion Traveler across tens of millions of flights. Among all the dates above, the very cheapest time to fly from SEA to GYE is late January. Prices can be as high as $1551 for Saturday flights during late December, or as low as $576 for Tuesday flights around late January.


When to Fly to Guayaquil

Flying from Seattle, WA (SEA) to Guayaquil (GYE) will usually cost between $607 to $1226 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late January with an average ticket price of $609. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late December, with an average price of $1316. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $707 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $873 can be considered a good price for a round-trip SEA to GYE flight.

See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the SEA to GYE route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.

SEA to GYE Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the SEA to GYE flight is cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Seattle. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.13, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Saturdays are the most expensive days to fly out or take a return trip. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $113 (10%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Tuesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $828. Return trip prices are from the GYE to SEA flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

Departure Day Prices

Return Trip Prices by Day

Return Day Prices


Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from SEA to GYE can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 8 hour 41 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking SEA to GYE

Flight hacking is when you book two tickets instead of a layover, sometimes with different airlines. You will need to either bring only a carry-on bag (highly recommended) or leave yourself plenty of time to go through security again. Flight hacking is completely allowed, but airlines don’t always tell you the cheapest way to get from SEA to GYE — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Fort Lauderdale, FL (SEA > FLL > GYE)

  • Price for both tickets: $755
  • Average savings: $118 (13.52%)

See SEA to FLL flights

Hack #2: Los Angeles, CA (SEA > LAX > GYE)

  • Price for both tickets: $772
  • Average savings: $101 (11.57%)

See SEA to LAX flights

Hack #3: Chicago, IL (SEA > ORD > GYE)

  • Price for both tickets: $795
  • Average savings: $79 (8.99%)

See SEA to ORD flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from SEA to GYE? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 12 major airlines flying this route most often: Aeromexico, Air Canada, Alaska, American, Avianca, COPA, Delta, JetBlue, LATAM, Spirit, TAME, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Jose Joaquin de Olmedo International Airport to Seattle/Tacoma International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 4276 miles or 6882 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from SEA to GYE?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop SEA to GYE flight is about 8 hour 41 minutes.

How many flights go between Seattle, WA and Guayaquil?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 80 available flights from SEA to GYE.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code SEA
Origination airport name Seattle/Tacoma International Airport
City Seattle, WA
Country the United States
Latitude 47.5
Longitude -122.3

Return Airport

Destination code GYE
Destination airport name Jose Joaquin de Olmedo International Airport
City Guayaquil
Country Ecuador
Latitude -2.2
Longitude -79.9


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