Sleeping in Airports

Bozeman Airport Guide

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

BZN Airport Overview

bozeman airport guideTo help you plan your layover or overnight sleepover, here is a quick run-down about what to expect during your time at Bozeman Yellowstone International Airport.

What to Expect

Bozeman Airport (code: BZN) provides services to its passengers in a small, two-level terminal with eight departure gates, a restaurant, convenience store and gift shop. WiFi is available. There are no private lounges at this airport.

Sleeping in Bozeman Airport

The terminal building is officially closed between 1:00AM (or 30 minutes after last flight arrival) and 4:00AM; however, arrangements can be made to stay overnight in the building if needed by contacting an airport public safety officer head of time (see Hours below).  If you are planning on just a quick nap before or between flights, seating is said to be limited, so you may want to prepare to sleep on the floor.  For uninterrupted sleep, there are hotels near the airport. See our Airport Hotels section below for more info or read some traveller airport reviews for more tips.

Covid-19 Update

Some airport reviews and tips in this guide and elsewhere on the site were written before March 2020 and may no longer be valid. 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.

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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.

Airport Hotels

If sleeping in the airport sounds like a nightmare, there are hotels near Bozeman Airport:

With Covid restrictions constantly changing, we recommend that you confirm shuttle availability prior to booking and/or prior to your arrival.

  • Holiday Inn Express & Suites Belgrade – No airport shuttle. » Check Rates
  • La Quinta Inn & Suites Belgrade / Bozeman Airport – No airport shuttle. » Check Rates
  • Comfort Suites Bozeman – Free airport shuttle is available 4:30AM – 12:00AM. » Check Rates

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

Airport Lounges

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

Airport WiFi / Internet

Free WiFi is available at Bozeman Airport.

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

Arts at the Airport – Art pieces from local artists are displayed throughout the airport.  You will also find an Airport History Gallery, Gem and Rock Gallery and a Museum of the Rockies display that features a full T. rex skeleton.

Currency Exchange – Not available. The airport suggests you go to First Interstate Bank on West Main in Bozeman for any currency needs.

Duty Free and Shopping – Duty Free shopping is not available There is a Montana Gift Corral on both lower and upper levels. Hours: 5:00AM – last flight departure.

Family Services – A Mother’s Room is available for nursing mothers to nurse or care for their young children.  Location: Airside, Concourse B.

Food & Drinks – There are no 24 hour concessions available. You will find the following options at the airport:

  • Landside: Copper Horse Bistro.
  • Airside: On the Fly Mexican • Copper Horse Restaurant • Grab ‘ N Go Coffee. Hours: 4:00AM until last flight arrival.

Information Desk – An information counter is available in the Baggage Claim area.

Luggage Storage & Lockers – Not available.

Market – Need groceries on your way from the airport to your destination in Bozeman? Copper Horse Market has food items, beverages, beer, wine, and other staples available for purchase. Location: Arrivals area. Hours: 9:00AM – 12:00AM (Daily).

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.

Pet Relief Area – The Service Dog Relief Area is located Airside in Concourse B.

Post Office – A post box is available between Carousels 1 and 2. Stamps are available at the nearby gift shop.

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 – Not available.

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 – Smoking is permitted only in designated areas outside the airport. Once you are Airside you are not permitted to smoke.

Airport Hours

The airport is open from 4:00AM until 30 minutes after the last flight (approximately 1:00AM). Overnight stays must be pre-arranged with an Airport Public Safety Officer by calling the airport at 1 (406) 581-5490.

Airlines

Bozeman airport is served by the following airlines: Alaska Airlines • Allegiant Airlines • American Airlines • Delta Air Lines • jetBlue • Southwest • Sun Country Airlines • United Airlines.

Airport Transportation: Getting To/From The Airport

Car Rentals

Car rental desks are located in the baggage claim area. The following car rental agencies are available onsite: Alamo • Avis • Budget • Dollar • Enterprise • Go Rentals • Hertz • National • Thrifty.

Hotel Shuttles

Several area hotels provide airport shuttle service:  Best Western Plus GranTree Inn   •  Comfort Suites Airport-University  /  Days Inn & Suites Bozeman   •   Hampton Inn Bozeman   •   Hilton Garden Inn Bozeman. See also Airport Hotels above.

Taxi and Shuttles

Taxis are available in the ground transportation area. All taxis are metered and reservations are not required. There are courtesy phones available in the baggage claim area.

Coach Bus

Karst Stage offers daily scheduled service to Big Sky, West Yellowstone and Mammoth Hot Springs. Service to Big Sky is available the during winter months by reservation only. Karst Stage is the only ground transportation operator with a service desk at the airport.

Last updated: 2022-10-31

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.