Varanasi Airport Guide
In this section you will find traveller airport reviews as well as our Varanasi Airport Guide with info on WiFi, lounges, facilities and services....and yes, even the names of some airport hotels in case you decide that sleeping in the airport is not for you!
There's a staff of 2 security/military per square foot.
- The Global Trekker
photo credit: Kounosu / Wikimedia
To help you plan your layover or overnight sleepover, we are here to give you the low-down on what travellers have reported back to us during their time at Lal Bahadur Shastri International Airport.
What to Expect
- A small single-terminal international airport with a limited variety of shopping and dining options.
Where to Sleep
- As of February 2017, we have no reviews from travellers who have attempted to sleep in this airport. Write a review to help future travellers!
- For uninterrupted sleep, there are hotels near the airport. See Airport Hotels in the airport guide below.
For more information about the services and facilities available, scroll down to continue exploring our Varanasi Airport Guide. Send us your airport tips to help us keep this information up to date.
In this guide we may refer to locations as "landside" and "airside". Landside is the public area of the terminal located in the non-secure zone, before security. Airside is the secure area of the terminal that you must reach by going through security.
As of this update, there are no pay-per-use lounges at this airport.
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If sleeping in Varanasi Airport does not appeal to you, there is a hotel near the airport. However, it may be better to head back to Varanasi city center (about 45 min south of the airport).
- KJ International Hotel - (8 min from the airport) Reviews are mixed about this hotel. No airport shuttle.
To see more options there is a list of hotels near Varanasi Airport on Tripadvisor that can be sorted by price, distance, traveller rating and popularity.
- Baggage Trolleys - Available free of charge.
- Child Care Room - Yes
- Food & Drinks - There is a snack bar and fast food restaurant available in the Domestic terminal.
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Last Updated: 21 January 2016
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