Sleeping in Airports

Antofagasta Airport Guide

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

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 Antofagasta Airport.

What to Expect

  • The Antofagasta airport is small and can be easily navigated by walking.
  • The airport is open 24 hours. The secure/airside area is open according to the flight schedule.
  • There is an airport lounge you can access for a fee. See Airport Lounges in the airport guide below for locations and rates.

Where to Sleep

  • We have not received a review on this airport since 1998. If you have been there recently, please write a review to help future travellers.
  • 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

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, purchasing a lounge pass 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!

Passes  Salones VIP Pacific Club – Location: Airside, 2nd Floor, Gate 3. Lounge Access: Pay at the Door • Prepaid lounge passes • Lounge membership programs. [ more lounge info ]

Airport Hotels

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

  • Hostal Santa Eulalia – (20 minutes from the airport) No airport shuttle. » Check Rates
  • Hotel Marina – (20 minutes from the airport) No airport shuttle. » Check Rates
  • Ibis Antofagasta – (25 minutes from the airport) No airport shuttle. » Check Rates

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

Airport WiFi/Internet

As of this update we were unable to confirm whether internet access is available. If you know, please write a review or email us at [email protected]

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

Duty Free & Shopping – Duty-free shopping is available, along with a small variety of retail and gift shops.

Food & Drinks – Food concessions throughout the airport operate with varying schedules. At the time of this update, we are unable to confirm the availability of any 24-hour dining options. Food options include: Bakery & Co (landside, 1st Floor) • Patagonia (airside, 2nd Floor) • Petra Minimarket (landside, 1st Floor) • Telepizza (airside, 2nd Floor).

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 [email protected]

Rest Zones – Not available.

Showers – Not available.

Airport Hours

The airport is open 24 hours. Airside remains open according to the flight schedule.


As of October 2018, Antofagasta airport is served by the following airlines: Jet Smart • Latam • Sky Airline.

Airport Transportation: Getting To/From The Airport

Car Rentals

The following car rental agencies are available onsite: Alamo, Avis/Budget, Econorent, Europcar, First Rent-A-Car, Hertz, Inter Rent, Localiza and West Rent a Car.

Taxis and Shuttles

Metered taxis and transfer services are readily available in the ground transportation area of the airport. A sample fare from the airport to the North Sector is $ 5.000. For more fare samples and contact information see the Antofagasta Airport website.

Last updated: 2018-10-23

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, write a review or send an email to [email protected] and we will update this guide.