Sleeping in Airports

Ajaccio Airport Guide

Whether you have a layover, overnight sleepover or you are just quickly passing through, our Ajaccio 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.

there are a few iron benches there, with armrests between the seatings. If you have a mat and a sleeping bag you can make a camp. – Piotras

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 about their time at Ajaccio Napoleon Bonaparte Airport.

What to Expect

Ajaccio Airport consists of a small, modern terminal with a restaurant, cafe, bar and a couple of shops. The airport offers WiFi and not much else to pass the time. There are no private lounges in this airport.

Where to Sleep

The terminal’s operating hours are based upon the first and last flights of the day. We have received mixed reviews regarding the airport hours, so you may not be permitted to stay overnight. For uninterrupted sleep, there are hotels near the airport. See Airport Hotels in the airport guide below.

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

There are no pay-per-use lounges at the Ajaccio airport.

Airport Hotels

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

  • Hotel Campo Dell’Oro – (7 minutes from the airport) This is the closest hotel to the airport. No airport shuttle available. » Check Rates
  • Best Western Hotel Ajaccio Amiraute – (5 minutes from the airport) No airport shuttle is available. » Check Rates
  • Ibis Budget Ajaccio – (8 minutes from the airport) No airport shuttle is available. The hotel suggest a taxi for approx. 25,00€ each way. » Check Rates
  • Spunta di Mare – (5 minutes from the airport) » Check Rates

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

Airport WiFi/Internet

Free WiFi is available at Ajaccio Airport.

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

ATMs / Cash Machines – Need cash? ATMs are 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. Locations: unknown.

Baby Care Facilities – A nursery is available. Location: unknown.

Baggage Trolleys – Need a hand with your luggage? Baggage trolleys are available. Rate: £1 or 1 Euro refundable deposit.

Business Center – Yes

Duty Free & Shopping – Corsica Duty Free offers duty-free shopping in the airport. A small variety of retail and gift shops are available throughout the airport.

Food & Drinks – Food concessions throughout the airport operate with varying schedules. Vending machines are also available in the airport.

Information Desk – Have a question or need help finding your way? An information desk is available. Location: Unknown.

Luggage Storage & Lockers – Unavailable.

Mobile Charging – A recent review (Sept 2019) mentioned there are plenty of outlets available for charging near the departure gates and in the airport bar/beer house. If you know of additional locations, click here to update this airport guide.

Post Office – A post box is available if you want to send off postcards.

Rest Zones – Unavailable.

Showers -Unavailable.

Airport Hours

The airport is open 6:00AM – 12:00AM (unconfirmed).


As of February 2018, Ajaccio airport is served by the following airlines: Air Corsica • Air France • Air Glaciers • British Airways • Brussels Airlines • Chalair Aviation • EasyJet • HOP! • JetAirFly • LuxAir • Norwegian • RyanAir • Swiss • Transavia • Volotea.

Airport Transportation: Getting To/From The Airport


A shuttle bus connects Ajaccio airport with the city center. Visit the Corsica Bus website for more information.

Car Rentals

The following car rental agencies are available onsite: Avis • Europcar • Hertz • National.


Metered taxis are available at the taxi rank to the right of the terminal exit.

Last updated: 2019-01-17

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.