Whether you have a layover, overnight sleepover or you are just quickly passing through, our Aguascalientes Airport Guide is a great place to start planning your visit. Here, you’ll find information on services and facilities available inside the airport – including details about airport lounges, WiFi, mobile charging points, lockers, 24-hour food options, nearby hotels, and everything in between.
AGU Airport Overview
To help you plan your layover or overnight sleepover, here is a quick run-down about what to expect during your time at Aguascalientes International Airport.
What To Expect
Aguascalientes Airport (code: AGU) consists of a small remodeled terminal that serves domestic and international flights. The terminal includes a restaurant, but few other passenger amenities. WiFi is available to help pass the time. For additional comfort can be found through fee-based access to the airport’s first class lounge. See Airport Lounges in the guide below.
Sleeping in Aguascalientes Airport
We do not yet have any sleep-related airport reviews. Have a backup plan if you’re planning to spend the night. For uninterrupted sleep, there are hotels near the airport. See Airport Hotels in the guide below or read some traveller airport reviews for more tips.
Due to the current Covid-19 pandemic, all services and times listed below are subject to change. Some services and facilities may remain closed or operate with reduced hours. Airport tips and suggestions in this guide and elsewhere on the site were written before March 2020 and may no longer be valid. If you are planning to sleep in the public area of the terminal overnight, have a back-up plan! We’ve heard from a few travellers at other airports and they were not permitted to stay overnight. We’re not sure if that will apply to this airport, until a reader lets us know the current situation. If you have some time to spare please write a review, send a tip or share photos to help future travellers.
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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. For more information on Europe’s Schengen Area, click here.
If sleeping in Aguascalientes Airport does not appeal to you, there are hotels near the airport:
- Hampton Inn Aguascalientes – (5 minutes from the airport) Free airport shuttle is available. » Check Rates
- LQ by La Quinta Aguascalientes – (9 minutes from the airport) Free airport shuttle service from 5:00AM – 11:00PM. » Check Rates
To see more options there is a list of hotels near Aguascalientes Airport on Tripadvisor that can be sorted by price, distance, traveller rating and popularity.
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 purchasing a lounge pass or through a lounge membership program. 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!
Passes VIP Lounge – Location: Terminal 1, Airside. Lounge Access: Pay at the door • Prepaid lounge passes • Lounge membership programs.
Airport WiFi / Internet
Free WiFi is available at Aguascalientes Airport, just connect to “GAP FREE” and accept the terms and conditions for internet access.
More Services, Facilities & Things To Do On A Layover At The Airport
ATMs / Cash Machines – Need cash? An ATM, operated by HSBC, is 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. Location: unknown.
Food & Drinks – There is a restaurant (6:00AM – 11:00PM) and a coffee shop (6:00AM – 9:30PM) available.
Information Desk -There is a tourist information booth open everyday during flight times.
Luggage Storage & Lockers – Unavailable.
Mobile Charging – A reader mentioned that there are 2 areas for sure in the terminal with at least 25 outlets available. If you know of more locations, click here to update this airport guide.
Rest Zones – There are no dedicated sleeping areas, quiet areas or rest zones. If this information has changed, click here to update this guide.
Showers – Unavailable.
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, click here to update this airport guide and we will update this airport guide.
Aguascalientes airport is served by the following airlines: Aeroméxico • Aeroméxico Connect • American Eagle Airlines • Interjet • TAP • United Airlines • Volaris.
Airport Transportation: Getting To/From The Airport
These car rental agencies offer service onsite: Alamo • Avis • Budget • Europcar • Firefly • Hertz • Thrifty.
Taxis are available for hire in the ground transportation area. At the time of this update, fares between the airport and Zones 1 – 3 in the city center are 250 – 300 MXN.
Last updated: 2020-10-23
This guide is for informational purposes only to assist with your planning. All information, including rates and hours, are subject to change at any time without notice. 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/update any items mentioned in the guide: update the airport guide or write a review.