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Bario Airport Guide

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In this section you will find traveller airport reviews as well as our Bario 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!

Basic seats are available, but often occupied.  No Starbucks and no other F&B facilities, but who needs it ? - Ansrichter

Airport Overview

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 Bario Airport.

What to Expect

  • Only a ten minute walk from town, this tiny little airstrip has a tiny terminal with “air-conditioning” courtesy of the fresh mountain air, a few seats and not much else.

Where to Sleep

  • Overnight stays are not permitted at this airport.
  • 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 Bario Airport Guide. Send us your airport tips to help us keep this information up to date.

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Bario 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

There are no pay-per-use lounges in the airport.

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Airport Hotels

If sleeping in Bario Airport does not appeal to you, there are a number of homestays in the nearby villages:

  • The Ngimat Ayu House - Airport transfers are available upon request. » Check Rates
  • Jungle Blue Dreams Art Gallery & Homestay - Airport transfers are available. » Check Rates
  • Nancy Harriss Homestay - (15 minutes from the airport) Airport transfers are available. » Check Rates

To find a cheap room, there is a list of hotels near Bario Airport on Tripadvisor that can be sorted by price, distance, traveller rating and popularity.

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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 write a review or email us at guides@sleepinginairports.com.

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

  • 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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As of February 2018, Bario airport is served by the following airlines: AirAsia • Malaysia Airlines • Singapore Airlines.

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Airport Transportation: Getting To/From The Airport

At the time of this November 2017 update we are unable to confirm which transportation options are available at the Bairo airport.

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Last Updated: 27 October 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 .