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

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

What to Expect

  • The single terminal connects to a few destinations in China.
  • WiFi is available. See WiFi information in the airport guide below.
  • Economy class travellers can pay to access one airport lounge. See our Airport Lounges section for locations and rates.

Where to Sleep

  • As of November 2018, we have no reviews from travellers who have used this airport. Write a review to help future travellers!
  • For uninterrupted sleep, there are hotels near the airport though none provide an airport shuttle. 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
  • Grand Bay View International Hotel Dali – (25 minutes from the airport) No airport shuttle. » 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, write a review or email us at [email protected]

Rest Zones – Not available.

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, please send an email to [email protected] and we will 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: 2018-11-20

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, write a review or send an email to [email protected] and we will update this guide.