Sleeping in Airports

Daytona Beach Airport Guide

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

I love the airport and it is so convenient and everyone is so friendly – rsteffon

DAB Airport Overview

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

What to Expect

Daytona Beach Airport (code: DAB) consists of a small, two-level, single-concourse terminal. There are several eateries located on both sides of security, as well as an airside newsstand/gift shop. WiFi is available to help pass the time. There are no private lounges at this airport.

Sleeping in Daytona Beach Airport

The airport closes after the last flight, so overnight stays are not possible.  For uninterrupted sleep, there are hotels near the airport. See Airport Hotels in the guide below or read some traveller airport reviews for more tips.

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 Daytona Beach 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 Hours

The airport is open 3:30AM – after the last flight arrives.

Keep in mind that TSA, airline check-in and baggage drop hours vary according to the flight schedule. Check these hours with your airline. If you are in the public area of the terminal (landside) you will not be able to get through to the secure area of the terminal (airside) until the morning.

Airport Hotels

If sleeping in the airport sounds like a nightmare, there are hotels near Daytona Beach Airport that provide free airport shuttles.  A courtesy phone is available near baggage claim to contact hotels for shuttle pick-up.

  • Residence Inn Daytona Beach Speedway Airport   » Check Rates
  • Courtyard Daytona Beach Speedway/Airport   » Check Rates

For more options, visit Tripadvisor to see a list of hotels near Daytona Beach Airport that can be sorted by price, distance, traveller rating and popularity.

Airport Lounges

At the time of this update, pay-per-use lounges were not available.  If this information is not correct, click here to update this airport guide.

Food & Drinks

At the time of this update there were no 24-hour food options.

  • Landside – Java Moon Cafe (landside) • Junction Daytona Beach
  • Airside – Sugar Mill Cafe  • Junction Daytona Beach
  • Outside the Terminal, near entrance – Outback Steakhouse and Houligan’s.

Mobile Charging

Mobile Charging stations can be found adjacent to the snack bar in the airport’s concourse, in the Business Center (near Gate 6) and outside Java Moon (2nd level).

Rest & Relaxation Zones

There are no dedicated sleeping areas, quiet areas or rest zones. If this information has changed, click here to update this guide.

WiFi / Internet

Free WiFi is available at Daytona Beach Airport. You can also find broadband workstations adjacent to snack bar in the concourse.

More Airport Information

More Services, Facilities & Things To Do On A Layover

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: Main Terminal, Landside, 1st level • Airside, 2nd Level, Gate 4.

Baby Care Facilities – Baby Change Facilities are available in most restrooms.

Business Center – A Business Centre is located on the 2nd level. Business travelers can catch up on e-mail, make copies, recharge their batteries and make phone calls. Hours: open when the concourse is active. Rates: free to all passengers.

Currency Exchange – Not available.

Drinking Water – Information is unavailable. Does the airport have water fountains or water bottle refill stations? Click here to update this guide.

Duty Free & Shopping – There is one newsstand/gift shop, located airside on the 2nd level concourse between Gates 2 & 4. Hours: 1.5 hours prior to first flight until 6:00PM.

Information Desk – Location: Main Entrance. Also look for the airport ambassadors wearing blue vests.

Luggage Storage & Lockers – Unavailable. If this is incorrect, click here to update this guide.

Pet Relief Area – Outside of baggage claim on the east side of the terminal, you will find a fenced-in yard with waste disposal bags available for your use, free of charge.

Post Office – A post box can be found outside the terminal, near the taxi stand at the east end of the building.

Showers – Unavailable. If this is incorrect, click here to update this guide.

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

Daytona Beach airport is served by the following airlines: American Airlines • Delta Air Lines • Silver Airways • Sunwing.
Airport Transportation: Getting To/From The Airport


Votran is the Volusia Transit System, which offers transportation throughout Volusia County. Votran picks up at the Daytona Beach Airport on the hour and the half-hour. For fares, routes and schedule information, visit the Votran website.

Car Rentals

The following car rental agencies are located onsite in the baggage claim area: Alamo • Avis • Budget • Dollar • Enterprise • Hertz • National.

Hotel Shuttles

Several area hotels provide airport shuttle service: Courtyard Daytona Beach Speedway/Airport   •   Residence Inn by Marriott Daytona Beach Speedway/Airport   •   The Daytona, Autograph Collection.

See also Airport Hotels above.

Shuttles Buses

There are several shuttle service providers available at the airport. Visit the Daytona Beach Airport website for a list of providers.


Taxis are available outside at the east end of the terminal. All taxis are metered and reservations are not required.

Last updated: 2024-01-31

This guide is for informational purposes only to assist with your planning.  All information, including rates and hours, is 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 websites. 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.