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Libreville Airport Guide

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In this section you will find traveller airport reviews as well as our Libreville Airport Guide with info on WiFi, lounges, facilities and services....and yes, even the name of a hotel near the airport in case you decide that sleeping in the airport is not for you!

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Airport Overview

To help you plan your layover or overnight sleepover, here is a quick run-down of what to expect during your time at Libreville Airport.

What to Expect

  • This airport is the main international airport in Gabon, connecting to larger African cities and couple European destinations. This small, single-terminal airport was built in the 1950s.

Where to Sleep

  • As of May 2017, we have no reviews from travellers who have used this airport. Write a review to help future travellers!
  • For uninterrupted sleep, there are hotels within walking distance or a short drive from the airport; some provide airport shuttle service. See our Airport Hotel section below for more info.

Good to Know

  • Economy class travellers can pay to access two airport lounges. See our Airport Lounges section for locations and rates.

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Libreville Airport Information

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.

Airport Lounges

Pay-per-use & Single Visit Passes

Regardless of what class of service you are flying, there are lounges that you can enter by paying at the door or through a membership program.

  • Samba Lounge - Location: unknown. Hours: unknown. Lounge Access: Pay at the Door.
  • VIP Lounge - Location: Level 1, behind the check-in desks. Lounge Access: With a plane access card and the VIP Office Access card (given by your airline), or by purchasing the annual Salon VIP Argent card, sold by ADL.

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Airport WiFi / Internet

As of this update we were unable to confirm whether internet access is available. If you know, please email us at guides@sleepinginairports.com.

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Airport Hotels

If sleeping in Libreville Airport does not appeal to you, there are hotels near the airport:

  • La Residence Maisha - Located across the street from the airport. Airport shuttle with hostess is available.
  • Hotel L’Orchidee - Located across the street from the airport. No airport shuttle.
  • Hotel Onomo Libreville - (5 minutes from the airport) Free airport shuttle operated from 8:00AM to 11:00PM (must pre-arrange).
  • Park Inn by Radisson - (5 minutes from the airport) Free 24-hour airport shuttle operates every 30 minutes.

To find a cheap room, there is a list of hotels near Libreville Airport on Tripadvisor that can be sorted by price.

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More Services, Facilities & Things To Do On A Layover At The Airport

  • ATMs / Cash Machines - Yes.
  • Car Rentals - Yes, see our Airport Transportation section below.
  • Duty Free & Shopping - Duty-free shopping is available, along with a few retail shops.
  • Food & Drinks - Yes.
  • Luggage Storage & Lockers - Not available.
  • Mobile Charging - At the time of this update, we did not have any information about mobile charging availability. If you know, write a review or email us at guides@sleepinginairports.com.
  • Rest Zones - Not available.
  • Showers - Not available.

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Airport Hours

As of this update, we were unable to confirm airport hours of operation. We recommend that you read a few reviews before deciding to sleep in the airport overnight. If you know the airport hours, please send an email to guides@sleepinginairports.com and we will update this airport guide.

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Airport Transportation: Getting To/From The Airport

Car Rentals

Car hires are available on site.


Taxis are available. Stop by the information desk for details on authorized taxis and fixed rates.

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Last Updated: 06 November 2017

This guide is for informational purposes only to assist with your planning and is subject to change at any time. The information in this airport guide is based on information collected and/or received from the airports, lounges, hotels, transportation providers and their web sites. We are not representatives of any of the above mentioned service providers. To report errors, or to add/change any items mentioned in the guide, please contact us .