Sleeping in Airports

Alexandria Airport Guide

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

Small airport, but quiet airport with adequate security provided by the sheriffs department and by the airport itself. – a traveller

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 Alexandria International Airport.

What to Expect

Alexandria International Airport is served by a small three-level terminal with four gates. There are no shops or eateries in the terminal, though dining options are nearby. There is free WiFi and plenty of outlets for charging electronics. The The airport does not host any private lounges.

Where To Sleep

With limited reviews to go by, the few takeways seem to be that the terminal is quiet at night, and there is comfortable armrest-free seating on the second level near security. For uninterrupted sleep, there is a hotel on the airport grounds, and others nearby. 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 this time.

Airport Hotels

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

  • Park England Boutique Hotel – The hotel is located within the Air Park, less than 1 mile from the airport, but is not connected to the airport itself. A free airport shuttle is available, upon request, 24 hours a day. » Check Rates
  • La Quinta Inn & Suites Alexandria – A free airport shuttle is available from 4:10AM to 11:00PM. » Check Rates
  • Best Western of Alexandria Inn & Suites & Conference Center – A free airport shuttle is available from 7:00AM to 11:00PM. » Check Rates

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

Airport WiFi / Internet

Free WiFi is available at Alexandria Airport.

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

Food / Drink

At the time of this update it appears that there are no food and beverage options within the airport. The airport lists one “concession” on it’s website; however, no further details are available. If you know, click here to update this airport guide.

Luggage Storage & Lockers


Mobile Charging

At the time of this update, we did not have any information about mobile charging availability. If you know, click here to update this airport guide.

Observation Deck

Relax and watch planes taking off and landing from the vantage point of the airport’s observation deck. Location: Level 3.

Rest Zones




Travel Agencies

Information unavailable.

Airport Hours

The airport opens daily at 4:00AM


As of February 2018, Alexandria airport is served by the following airlines: Delta Air Lines • American Airlines • United Airlines.

Airport Transportation

Car Rentals

Onsite car rental agencies include Avis • Budget • Hertz • National.

Hotel Shuttles

Several area hotels provide airport transportation service as a courtesy to their guests. Here are a few hotels offering airport shuttle service: Best Western of Alexandria Inn & Suites & Conference Center   •   Country Inn & Suites By Carlson, Pineville   •   La Quinta Inn & Suites Alexandria Airport   •   Parc England Boutique   •   Hotel Ramada Alexandria.


Taxis are readily available in the ground transportation area of the terminal during airport hours of operation. All taxis are metered and reservations are not required.

Last updated: 2019-01-18

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.