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Manta Airport Guide

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

Built out of an old US military base, you feel like a Guantanamo escapee just being here.
- Noni

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 Manta Airport.

What to Expect

  • Fashioned out of a former military base, this small airport has very basic facilities, almost no amenities, and the ambiance of a Guantanamo Bay prison.
  • Insect repellent may come in handy.
  • WiFi is available. See WiFi information in the airport guide below.

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 Manta Airport Guide. Send us your airport tips to help us keep this information up to date.

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

  • Oro Verde Manta - (10 minutes from the airport) Airport transfers are available ($). » Check Rates
  • Balandra Hotel - (13 minutes from the airport) Airport transfers are available upon request. Shuttle is free Monday to Saturday only. » Check Rates

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

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Airport WiFi / Internet

WiFi is available at Manta Airport for a fee.

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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

The airport is open 24 hours.

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As of February 2018, Manta airport is served by the following airlines: American Airlines • Copa • Delta.

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Airport Transportation: Getting To/From The Airport


Taxis are readily available for hire in the ground transportation area of the airport. Bargaining may be necessary.

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Last Updated: 21 February 2018

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 .