Sleeping in Airports

Coimbatore Airport Guide

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

CJB Airport Overview

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

What to Expect

Coimbatore Airport (code: CJB) has a small terminal that serves domestic and international flights. Facilities include several eateries and shops, though we can’t confirm if any are open 24 hours, so plan accordingly. Bring along your own entertainment because WiFi is only free for 15 minutes.

Sleeping in Coimbatore Airport

We do not yet have any sleep-related airport reviews. For uninterrupted sleep, nearby hotels offer shuttle service for a fee. 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 Coimbatore airport sounds like a nightmare, there are rest rooms inside the airport and hotels near the airport:

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

  • Rest Rooms – Located inside the airport, there are 2 rooms available for transit passengers.  Unfortunately, we do not have information about the facilities offered, location or rates.
  • Fairfield by Marriott Coimbatore – Airport shuttle is available for a fee (INR 200).  Traveller reviews mention the hotel is within walking distance.  » Check Rates
  • Skylite Hotels – No airport shuttle.  » Check Rates

For more options, visit Tripadvisor to see a list of hotels near Coimbatore 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 Coimbatore Airport for 15 minutes. Fee for additional usage is currently unknown.

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: Landside, Check-In Departures area.

Baby Care Facilities – Child Care rooms are available for use, free of charge. Locations: Departures, Airside and Arrivals.

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

Currency Exchange – Foreign exchange counters can be found in arrivals and departures.

Duty Free & Shopping – Duty Free is available as well as a small selection of shops selling sweets, jewellery, etc.

Food & Drink – 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. Vending machines dispensing drinks are available.

Information Desk – There is a tourist desk in arrivals that may be of assistance.

Luggage Storage & Lockers – Not available.

Luggage Wrapping – Protect your bags from theft and damage by having your bags wrapped in plastic. Rate: varies according to bag size. Location: Departures Zone.

Medical Services – Urgent and emergency medical care is available at the airport’s medical center. Ask an airport staff member for assistance.

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 – 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 in designated areas including in the smoking zone in the Departures Area.

Airport Hours

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.

Airlines

Coimbatore airport is served by the following airlines: Air Arabia • Air India • Alliance Air • IndiGo • Silk Air • SpiceJet • SriLankan Airlines.

Airport Transportation: Getting To/From The Airport

Hotel Shuttles

At the time of this update we were able to find only one hotel that offered transfers for a fee:  Fairfield by Marriott Coimbatore

See also Airport Hotels above.

Taxis

Metered taxis and auto-rickshaws are readily available for hire in the ground transportation area.

Last updated: 2022-02-18

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.