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Culiacan Airport Guide

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

Airport Overview

To help you plan your layover or overnight sleepover, we are here to give you the low-down on what travellers have reported back to us during their time at Culiacán International Airport.

What to Expect

Culiacán International Airport consists of a small, renovated, two-level terminal with a few eateries and shops. WiFi is available to help pass the time.  Additional comfort can be found through fee-based access to the airport’s first class lounge. See Airport Lounges in the airport guide below.

Where to Sleep

As of November 2018, we have not received any reviews from travellers who have passed through this airport. Please write a review to help future travellers! For uninterrupted sleep, there are hotels near the airport. See Airport Hotels in the airport guide below.

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.

Pay-per-use, Single Visit Passes & Lounge Memberships

Regardless of what class of service you are flying, there are lounges that you can enter by paying at the door or 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!

Passes  Oma Premium Lounge – Location: Airside, 2nd Level. Hours: 5:00AM – 9:00PM. Lounge Access: Lounge membership programs. [ more lounge info ]

Aeromexico Salon Premier – Location: Airside, National Departures, 2nd Level. Lounge Access: Pay at the Door with proof of Aeromexico ticket • Lounge membership programs. [ more lounge info ]

If sleeping in Culiacan Airport does not appeal to you, there are hotels near the airport:

  • Hotel Ibis Culiacan
    (6 minutes from the airport) No shuttle available. » Check Rates
  • City Express Culiacan
    (10 minutes from the airport) shuttle is available. » Check Rates
  • Holiday Inn Express Culiacan
    (4 miles from airport) shuttle is available for $20USD one way. » Check Rates

If you need help with reservations upon arrival, the The Asociacion de Propietarios de Hoteles y Motels de Culiacan, AC is located on the lower level of the terminal.

To see more options there is a list of hotels near Culiacan Airport on Tripadvisor that can be sorted by price, distance, traveller rating and popularity.

WiFi is available at Culiacan Airport. Connect to the “Sitwifi” network.

ATMs / Cash Machines – Need cash? ATMs are available. Machines are operated by Banamex and HSBC. 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: on the lower level.

Currency Exchange – Not available.

Duty Free & Shopping – Duty Free is not available. However there is a small variety of shops selling souvenirs, clothing, food, lottery tickets, books etc.

Food & Drink – Food concessions throughout the airport operate with varying schedules. At the time of this update, there are no 24-hour dining options. Food options include: Café Punta del Cielo • Carl’s Jr • Flap’s • Fly by Wings • Let Café Aero • Medas Beer • Starbucks.

Luggage Storage & Lockers – Not available.

Luggage Wrapping – Protect your bags from theft and damage by having your bags wrapped in plastic. Hours: 4:00AM – 10:00PM.

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 – Farmacias Benavides is located in the departures hall. Hours: 5:30AM – 10:00PM.

Rest Zones – Not available.

Showers – Not available.

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

As of November 2018, Culiacan airport is served by the following airlines: Aeroméxico • Interjet • TAR • VivaAerobus • Volaris.

Car Rentals

Car rentals are available from numerous companies, all of which have offices on the lower floor. Companies include: Alamo • Avis • Budget • Europcar • Hertz • National/Enterprise • Payless.

Taxis

Taxis and private transfers are available. Rates are based on a zone system, the type of vehicle, and number of passengers. Passengers can buy tickets at the taxi kiosk.

Last updated: 2019-02-28

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.