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Augusta Airport Guide

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

AGS Airport Overview

augusta airport guideTo help you plan your layover or overnight sleepover, here is a quick run-down about what to expect during your time at Augusta Bush Field Airport.

What to Expect

Augusta Bush Field Airport (code: AGS) has a single small terminal. Amenities are limited to a cafe, restaurant, and gift shop, all close by early evening. Free WiFi helps pass the time. No pay-to-use airport lounges are available.

Sleeping in Augusta Airport

Details are limited, but the airport quietens significantly around 6:00 PM and airport staff seem understanding of those who have to camp out for the night. For uninterrupted sleep, nearby hotels offer free shuttle service for guests. See our Airport Hotels section below for more info, or read some traveller airport reviews for more tips.

To help us keep this guide up-to-date, you can add or update information or write a review to submit airport tips and photos. You can also visit the airport’s website for current information. For more airport information, scroll down to explore our Augusta Airport Guide.

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.

Airport Hours

The airport is open 24 hours. Overnight stays are permitted landside only.

Airport Hotels

If sleeping in the airport sounds like a nightmare, there are hotels near Augusta Airport that provide free airport shuttles:

For more options, visit Tripadvisor to see a list of hotels near Augusta Airport that can be sorted by price, distance, traveller rating and popularity.

Airport Lounges

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

There are no pay-per-use lounges in the airport.

Military Lounge

Military Hospitality Suite – Augusta Airport provides a private suite that is accessible to active and retired members of the U.S. Military. The suite is equipped with a big screen TV, computer workstations, 5 large recliners, a children’s play area and a library. Location: Landside, across from check-in desks. Hours: Unknown.

WiFi / Internet

Free WiFi is available throughout Augusta Airport.

Food & Drinks

Two dining options are available: Wings Bistro, a small coffee shop located on the landside in the main lobby, and Par 3 Bar & Grille, located on the airside. 24-hour dining is unavailable, but vending machines are on the landside and airside.

Rest & Relaxation Zones

No dedicated sleeping areas, quiet areas or rest zones exist. If this information has changed, click here to update this guide.

More Airport Information

More Services, Facilities & Things To Do On A Layover

ATMs / Cash Machines – Need cash? ATMs are available. Fees may apply, so check your bank’s fee schedule and daily withdrawal limit if you are travelling internationally. You may also want to notify your bank of your travel plans. Locations: Landside and Airside.

Baggage Carts – Need a hand with your luggage? Baggage carts are available free of charge at the airport.

Drinking Water – Information is unavailable. Does the airport have water fountains or water bottle refill stations? Click here to update this guide.

Duty-Free & Shopping – Duty-Free shopping is not available. A gift shop is on the airside, opposite Par 3 Bar & Grille.

Luggage Storage & Lockers – Unavailable. If this is incorrect, click here to update this guide.

Mailbox – Drop off your last-minute postcards to friends and family from the airport’s mailbox. Location: Unknown.

Mobile Charging -At the time of this update, we had no information about mobile charging availability. If you know, click here to update this airport guide.

Pet-Relief Area – Travelling with a four-legged companion? Augusta Airport has two areas for pets to stretch their legs, drink water, and take potty breaks. Locations: Landside and Airside.

Showers – Unavailable. If this is incorrect, click here to update this guide.

SIM Cards – A reader has asked us to include where to buy SIM Cards. If you know, click here to update this airport guide.

Smoking Area – Location: airside, next to Par 3 Bar & Grille.

Augusta airport is served by the following airlines: Delta Air Lines • American Airlines.
Airport Transportation: Getting To/From The Airport

Car Rentals

The following car rental agencies offer service onsite: Avis • Budget • Enterprise • Hertz • National • Payless • Thrifty.

Hotel Shuttles

See also Airport Hotels above.

Ride Sharing

Uber is operating throughout Augusta city. A ride from Augusta airport to the city centre will cost about $16.90.


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

Last updated: 2024-01-31

This guide is for informational purposes only to assist with your planning.  All information, including rates and hours, is 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 websites. 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.