Sleeping in Airports

Blagoveshchensk Ignatyevo Airport Guide

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

BQS Airport Overview

blagoveshchensk airport guideTo help you plan your layover or overnight sleepover, here is a quick run-down about what to expect during your time at Blagoveshchensk Ignatyego Airport.

What to Expect

Blagoveshchensk Airport (code: BQS) has a small terminal that serves several domestic destinations year-round and several international locations seasonally. Facilities include a couple cafes and a buffet-style restaurant, as well as some basic shops. WiFi is available inside the airport lounge, which economy class passengers can pay to enter. See Airport Lounges in the guide below for its location and rates.

Sleeping in Blagoveshchensk Airport

We do not yet have any sleep-related airport reviews.  Have a backup plan if you’re planning to spend the night.  For uninterrupted sleep, hotels are nearby. See our Airport Hotels section below for more info or read some traveller airport reviews for more tips.

Covid-19 Update

Due to the current Covid-19 pandemic, all services and times listed below are subject to change. Some services and facilities may remain closed or operate with reduced hours.  Airport tips and suggestions in this guide and elsewhere on the site were written before March 2020 and may no longer be valid. If you are planning to sleep in the public area of the terminal overnight, have a back-up plan! We’ve heard from a few travellers at other airports and they were not permitted to stay overnight. We’re not sure if that will apply to this airport, until a reader lets us know the current situation. We will start updating all of our guides in October 2021.  To help us with this massive update, you can add or update information or write a review and submit photos and airport tips.

For more airport information continue scrolling down to explore more in our Blagoveshchensk 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 Hotels

If sleeping in Blagoveshchensk Ignatyevo Airport does not appeal to you, unfortunately there are no hotels near the airport. The closest hotels are more than 12km away.

  • Hotel Asia – (12.1 Miles from the airport) Airport shuttle is not available. » Check Rates
  • Hotel Zeya – (12.1 Miles from the airport) Airport shuttle is not available. » Check Rates

To find a cheap room, there is a list of hotels near Blagoveshchensk Airport on Tripadvisor that can be sorted by price, distance, traveller rating and popularity.

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 through a lounge membership program. 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!

  • Business Lounge – Location: Airside, Ground Floor. Lounge Access: Pay at the Door • Lounge membership programs.

Arrivals Lounges

Unfortunately, Blagoveshchensk Ignatyevo Airport does not have an Arrivals Lounge. While there is lounge inside the airport, as you see listed above, this is accessible only to passengers on a departure flights.

Airport WiFi/Internet

WiFi is available at Blagoveshchensk Ignatyevo Airport inside the lounge. We do not have info about WiFi availability outside of the lounge. If you know, click here to update this airport guide.

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: 1st Floor of the airport, left wing.

Baby Care Facilities – A Mother and Child room is available. Location: 2nd Floor (right wing). Hours and further information is not available.

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

Duty Free & Shopping – It is not known if Duty Free shopping is available. There is a shop selling newspapers and souvenirs (2nd Floor).

Food & Drinks – At the time of this update it is not known if there are any concessions open 24 hours. A Cafe, a buffet restaurant and a mini-cafe are available. Location: 2nd Floor of the Terminal.

Luggage Wrapping – Available. Head to the right wing of the airport. Fee: 200 RUB/bag.

Medical Services – A First Aid centre is available on the 1st Floor of the Terminal, left wing.

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

Pharmacy – Available on the 1st Floor (right wing). Hours: unknown.

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 – Information not available.

Airport Hours

The airport is open for flights 24 hours a day; however, as of this update, we were unable to confirm the airports policy on sleeping in the airport. 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.


Blagoveshchensk Airport is served by the following airlines: Angara • Aurora • Azur Air • Icarus • Iraero • Pegas Fly • Nordwind Airlines • S7 Airlines • Siberia • Ural • Yakutia Airlines.

Airport Transportation: Getting To/From The Airport


BQS airport is connected to the city center by Bus Line 8. The ride takes approximately 40 minutes. Further information is unknown.


Taxis are available outside the terminal building.

Last updated: 2020-10-23

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: update the airport guide or  write a review.