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Kengtung Airport Guide

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

Do not even attempt to sleep overnight, try to keep few bucks for a room..if any of the locals ask you to stay with them, do not create danger for them. - chocuk

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 Kengtung Airport.

What to Expect

  • Not much information is available about this airport. However, we hear reports that Kengtung Airport is very small and rustic single-terminal airport, with a heavy military presence and almost no amenities.
  • Bring a few snacks and beverages and a book or magazines for something to do while you wait for your flight.

Where to Sleep

  • Overnight stays are not permitted in this airport. Do not accept invites from locals to spend the night, as this may invite unwelcome police intervention.
  • For safety and uninterrupted sleep, an overnight stay in a hotel is your best bet! See Airport Hotels in the airport guide below.

For more information about the services and facilities available, scroll down to continue exploring our Kengtung Airport Guide. Send us your airport tips to help us keep this information up to date.

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Kengtung 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

As of this update we were unable to confirm whether the airport has any first class or business lounges. If you know, please write a review or email us at guides@sleepinginairports.com.

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Airport Hotels

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

  • Golden Star Hotel - (6 minutes from the airport) No airport shuttle. » Check Rates
  • Private Hotel Kyaing Tong - (7 minutes from the airport) Airport transfer is available upon request, 10,000/Ks each way (3 passengers). » Check Rates
  • New Kyaing Tong Hotel - Amazing Kyaing Tong Resort - (9 minutes from the airport) Airport shuttle is available. Must be pre-booked (email) and pre-paid, 40000 Ks each way per car (max 4 people). » Check Rates
  • Princess Hotel Kyaing Tong- (9 minutes from the airport) No airport shuttle. » Check Rates

To see more options there is a list of hotels near Kengtung 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 the airport WiFi is available for free or a fee. 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, Kengtung airport is served by the following airlines: Emirates • Thai Airways • Singapore Airlines.

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Airport Transportation: Getting To/From The Airport


Taxis and “tuk-tuks” are readily available for hire in the ground transportation area of the airport.

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Last Updated: 24 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 .