Sleeping in Airports

Conakry Airport Guide

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

CKY Airport Overview

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

What to Expect

Conakry Airport (code: CKY) has a small, recently renovated terminal that serves domestic and international destinations. Facilities include a few eateries and shops, though none are open 24 hours. WiFi is available for a fee or inside the airport lounge, which economy class passengers can pay to enter. The lounge also has shower facilities. See Airport Lounges in the guide below for location and access information.

Sleeping in Conakry Airport

We do not yet have any sleep-related airport reviews, but one traveller mentions that seating is in short supply. 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.

Good To Know

According to the airport website, before accessing the check-in area you must obtain a health declaration form. To do so, proceed to the Airport Health Control area where they will take your temperature. If your temperature is 38 ° C or higher you are required to undergo further checks by the airport’s health team. A second temperature reading will be taken just before boarding.

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. You can also visit the airport’s web site for current information.

For more airport information continue scrolling down to explore more in our Conakry 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 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 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!

  • Salon VIP Nimba – Location: International Terminal, Airside. Showers are available. Lounge Access: Lounge membership programs.

Related Pages: Conakry Airport Lounges

Airport Hotels

There are no hotels at Conakry Airport.  Visit Tripadvisor to see a list of hotels in Conakry, search deals and read traveller reviews.

Airport WiFi/Internet

WiFi is available at Conakry Airport for a fee to access from the departure lounge. Free WiFi is provided to guests inside the Salon VIP Nimba.

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

Duty Free & Shopping – Duty Free shopping is available Airside in the Departure Zone.

Food & Drinks – 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.

Information Desk – A “Welcome Booth” is located in the main lobby.

Luggage Storage & Lockers – Not available.

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.

Postal Services – Drop off your last minute postcards to friends and family from airport’s mailbox. Location: 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 – Available inside the Salon VIP Nimba Lounge. [ see Airport Lounges above ]

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

Airport Hours

Information not available. If you know the hours, click here to update this airport guide.


Conakry airport is served by the following airlines: Air Côte D’Ivoire • Air France • Asky Airlines • Brussels Airlines • Emirates • Ethiopian Airlines • Guinea Airlines • Mauritania Airlines International • Royal Air Maroc • Senegal Airlines • Transair Group • Turkish Airlines • Tunisair.



Travel like a local! A variety of public buses, minibuses, and shared taxis or “collectives” run along the main road just outside of the airport, traveling to the city center, bus stations, and suburbs. Ideal if you are feeling brave, packing light, and traveling on the cheap!

Car Rentals

Several car rental agencies serve the airport. Contact your rental agency of choice for rates and reservations.

Hotel Shuttles

A few local hotels provide airport shuttle service: Hotel Mariador PalaceHotel MilleniumONOMO Hotel ConakryHotel Petit BateauNoom Hotel Conakry.

See also Airport Hotels above.


Taxis are readily available for hire in the ground transportation area. Taxis are not metered, so you must negotiate your fare before starting your journey. We don’t have a current rate, but at the time of the December 2017 update, the typical fare between the airport and city center is around 10,000 – 20,000 FG, depending on the time of day.

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.