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St. Gallen-Altenrhein Airport Guide

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In this section you will find traveller airport reviews as well as our St. Gallen-Altenrhein Airport Guide with info on WiFi, lounges, facilities and services....and yes, even the name of a hotel near the airport in case you decide that sleeping in the airport is not for you!

Airport Overview

To help you plan your layover or overnight sleepover, here is a quick run-down of what to expect during your time at St. Gallen-Altenrhein Airport.

What to Expect

  • The small terminal connects to several European destination, though most operate seasonally.
  • Free WiFi is available in the paid-use lounge. See WiFi in the airport guide below.

Where to Sleep

  • The airport has limited operating hours that make staying here overnight impossible. See Airport Hours below.
  • As of May 2017, we have no reviews from travellers who have used 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 St. Gallen-Altenrhein Airport Guide. Send us your airport tips to help us keep this information up to date.

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St. Gallen-Altenrhein 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

Pay-per-use, Single Visit Passes & Lounge Memberships

Regardless of what class of service you are flying, there is a lounge that you can enter by paying at the door or through a lounge membership program (ie. Priority Pass). Visit the individual lounge page for more details about the lounge itself and to also find out how you can gain lounge access with just an economy class ticket!

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Airport Hotels

If sleeping in St. Gallen-Altenrhein Airport does not appeal to you, there are hotels near the airport:

  • Bodenseehotel Weisses Rossli - (3 minutes from the airport) No airport shuttle. » Check Rates
  • Best Western Hotel Rebstock - (7 minutes from the airport) No airport shuttle. » Check Rates

To find a cheap room, there is a list of hotel deals in St. Gallen-Altenrhein on Tripadvisor that can be sorted by price, distance, traveller rating and popularity.

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Airport WiFi / Internet

Free WiFi is available at St. Gallen-Altenrhein Airport in the business lounge.

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

  • Duty Free & Shopping - Duty Free is available at the airport. Hours: unknown.
  • Food & Drinks - At the time of this update, there are no 24-hour food and beverage concessions available at this airport. Cockpit Restaurant is available at the terminal building. Hours: 5:45AM - 7:00PM (Mon - Fri), 8:00AM - 7:00PM (Sat) and 9:30AM - 7:00PM (Sun).
  • 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: 6:30AM – 12:00PM and 1:30PM – 9:00PM (Monday – Friday) • 7:30AM – 12:00PM and 1:30PM – 8:00PM (Saturday) • 10:00AM – 12:00PM and 1:30PM – 8:00PM (Sunday)

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As of February 2018, St. Gallen-Altenrhein airport is served by the following airlines: Lufthansa • British Airways • United Airlines.

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Airport Transportation: Getting To/From The Airport

Car Rentals

Car rentals are available at the airport through the following companies: Avis • Europcar • Hertz • Sixt.

Shuttle Buses

A shuttle bus are tailored to the arrival and departure times of scheduled flights to Vienna and provides easy access to and from Dornbirn and Bregenz. For fares, routes and schedules, visit the St. Gallen-Altenrhein Airport website.


Metered taxis are readily available for hire in the ground transportation area of the airport.


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Last Updated: 13 March 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 .