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Asunción Airport Guide

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In this section you will find traveller airport reviews as well as our Asunción 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 finally waved a 100 dollar bill in his face and a stamp was smacked into my passport allowing me to enter PY. He also gave me his phone number and told me to contact him if i had any problems and he would help me night or day. - Sebastian

Airport Overview

asuncion airport

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 Asuncion Airport.

What to Expect

  • A tiny single-terminal international airport that one reviewer described as “safe and clean”
  • Constant police presence through the night
  • Free WiFi is available. See WiFi in the airport guide below.

Where to Sleep

  • All seats have armrests and are separated, leaving the floor as your only option for laying down. Have a travel mat or sleeping bag handy for a good night’s rest!
  • For uninterrupted sleep, there are hotels near the airport. See Airport Hotels in the airport guide below.

Good to Know

  • Economy class passengers can pay to use one of the first class lounges. See Airport Lounges in the airport guide below for locations and rates.

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

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Asunción 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

  • VIP Gold - Location: Airside, between Gates 1 and 2. Hours: open 24 hours.
  • TAM Airlines Salon VIP - Location: Terminal 1, Airside, 1st Floor, between Gates 3 & 4.

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Airport WiFi / Internet

Free WiFi is available at Asunción Airport. Connect to the "Tigo" Network.

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Airport Hotels

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

To see more options there is a list of hotels near Asuncion Airport on Tripadvisor that can be sorted by price, distance, traveller rating and popularity.

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

  • Car Rentals - Yes, see our Airport Transportation section below.
  • Currency Exchange - Global Exchange - Location: Airside, 1st Floor, before the Duty Free, International Arrivals Area, next to Baggage Belt. Landside, in front of the International Arrivals door.
  • Duty Free and Shopping - Duty Free is available Airside. Hours: Not known.
  • Food & Drinks - Havanna Café - Location: Airside. Hours: Open 24 hours.
  • Information Desk - Location: International Arrivals Area. Hours: Open 24 hours.
  • Luggage Wrapping - Available. Location, fees and hours: Not known.

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Airport Hours

The airport is open 24 hours. Airside is open according to the flight schedule.

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Airport Transportation: Getting To/From The Airport


Public bus service is available outside of the airport from 5:00AM - 8:00PM.

Car Rentals

The following car rental agencies offer service onsite: ALSARC Rent a Car • American Rent a Car • Sudamerica Rent a Car • Travel Rent a Car.


Metered taxis are available 24 hours a day in the ground transportation area of the airport. At the time of this update, the approximate fare between the airport and Asunción is $18 USD.

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Last Updated: 02 August 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.

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