Whether you have a layover, overnight sleepover or you are just quickly passing through, our Bario 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.
Basic seats are available, but often occupied. No Starbucks and no other F&B facilities, but who needs it ? – Ansrichter
BBN 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 Bario Airport.
What to Expect
Bario Airport (code: BBN) has a single, tiny terminal that serves a few regional destinations. The open-air building has a few seats, but no eateries, shops, or WiFi.
Sleeping in Bario Airport
Sleeping here is not permitted. For uninterrupted sleep, nearby hotels offer shuttle service. See our Airport Hotels section below for more info or read some traveller airport reviews for more tips.
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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 Bario airport sounds like a nightmare, there are a number of homestays in the nearby villages:
With Covid restrictions constantly changing, we recommend that you confirm shuttle availability prior to booking and/or prior to your arrival.
- Labang Longhouse Lodge – 10 minute walk to the airport. Airport transfers are available for a fee. » Check Rates
- The Ngimat Ayu House – Airport transfers are available for a fee. » Check Rates
For more options, visit Tripadvisor to see a list of hotels near Bario Airport that can be sorted by price, distance, traveller rating and popularity.
There are no pay-per-use lounges in the airport.
As of this update we were unable to confirm whether internet access is available. If you know, click here to update this airport guide.
More Services, Facilities & Things To Do On A Layover At The Airport
Luggage Storage & Lockers – Unavailable.
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.
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.
SIM Cards – A reader has asked us to include where to buy SIM Cards. If you know, click here to update this airport guide.
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.
Bario airport is served by the following airline: Malaysia Airlines.
Airport Transportation: Getting To/From The Airport
See also Airport Hotels above.
Last updated: 2023-03-21
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.