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Herat Airport Guide

herat airport guide

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

I was fortunate enough not to have to sleep there
- a traveller

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 Herat International Airport.

What to Expect

  • A small single-terminal airport, served mainly by commercial and military commuter flights to Kabul.
  • Separate security checkpoints and waiting/boarding area for female travelers.
  • Flights from this airport rarely depart on time. ALWAYS call ahead to confirm your flight.

Where to Sleep

  • As of May 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 Herat Airport Guide. Send us your airport tips to help us keep this information up to date.

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Herat 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 Herat Airport does not appeal to you, there are hotels near the airport:

  • Nazary 4 Star Hotel - (15 minutes from the airport) Airport transfers are available. for a fee. » Check Rates
  • Tejarat Hotel - (15 minutes from the airport) Airport transfers are available. for a fee. » Check Rates

To find a cheap room, there is a list of hotels near Herat 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

  • ATMs / Cash Machines - Need cash? ATMs are available. Fees may apply, so be sure to check your bank’s fee schedule and your daily withdrawal limit if you are travelling internationally. You may also want to notify your bank of your travel plans.
  • Family Services - Nursing rooms are available. Location: unknown.
  • Food & Drinks - At the time of this update, we did not have any information regarding the availability of any 24 hour restaurants. KFC is open 6:00AM - 11:00PM in the Arrivals area and if you are Airside there is a coffee shop open 7:00AM - 9:30PM.
  • Luggage Storage & Lockers - Available. Location: International Terminal, 2nd Floor, beside the elevator, West of the lobby. Hours: 7:30AM - 10:00PM. Rates: CNY 15 per day for pieces under 200cm and CNY 40 for pieces over 200cm. Each additional half day (up to 12 hours) is CNY 10. Maximum storage is 30 days.
  • Medical Services - First Aid is available. Airside, Gate 6, East of the Terminal Building. Hours: 24 hours.
  • 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.
  • Smoking - Smoking is permitted in designated rooms.

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, Herat airport is served by the following airlines: Kam Air • Ariana Afghan Airlines • Emirates • Turkish Airlines • FlyDubai.

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Airport Transportation: Getting To/From The Airport

Car Rentals

China Auto Rental can be found in the Domestic Arrivals Hall, 1st Floor. Hours: 8:00AM - 9:00PM.

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Last Updated: 02 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 .