Sleeping in Airports

Dali Airport Guide

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

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

What to Expect

Dali Airport has a single terminal that serves domestic destinations. Facilities are limited to a few shops and basic eateries. WiFi is available inside the lounge, which economy class passengers can pay to enter. See Airport Lounges in the airport guide below for location and access information.

Where to Sleep

We have no reviews from travellers who have slept at this airport. If you’ve visited recently, please write a review to help future travellers! For uninterrupted sleep, the closest hotels are 25 minutes away. See our Airport Hotels section below for more info.

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.

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 (ie. Priority Pass). 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!

Airport Hotels

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

  • Manwan Hotel – (22 minutes from the airport) No airport shuttle. » Check Rates
  • Yilong Binhai Hotel – (25 minutes from the airport) No airport shuttle. » Check Rates
  • Hilton Dali Resort & SPA – (25 minutes from the airport) No airport shuttle; however, the hotel provides shuttle service to nearby attractions. » Check Rates

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

Airport WiFi/Internet

WiFi is available at Dali Airport inside the Best Business VIP Lounge. [ see Airport Lounges above ] At the time of this update, we did not have any information about WiFi availability elsewhere in the terminal.

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

Baby Care Facilities – A private breast-feeding room is available. Location: unknown.

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

Business Center – The center provides services such as printing, copying and faxing. Location: Unknown

Drinking Water – Thirsty? Drinking water stations are available free of charge. Locations: landside and airside.

Duty Free & Shopping – While we have no information regarding Duty Free stores, you will find a few shops located landside.

Information Booth – Available near Arrivals section, landside. Hours: unknown.

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.

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.

Smoking – Smoking is permitted in designated areas within the airport.

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

As of November 2018, Dali airport is served by the following airlines: Air China • China Eastern • China Southern • Lucky Air • Sichuan Airlines.

Airport Transportation: Getting To/From The Airport

Hotel Shuttles

At the time of this update, we were unable to find any hotels that provide hotel shuttle service.

Taxis

Metered taxis are readily available for hire in the ground transportation area of the airport.

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.