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Debrecen Airport Guide

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

DEB Airport Overview

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

What to Expect

Debrecen Airport (code: DEB) has a small terminal that primarily serves low-cost carriers as well as a few seasonal charter flights. Facilities are very basic, including a small gift shop.  Plan ahead for drinks and snacks.

Sleeping in Debrecen Airport

We do not yet have any sleep-related airport reviews.  For uninterrupted sleep, hotels are nearby. See our Airport Hotels section below for more info 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 Debrecen 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 hotelsAirport Hotels

If sleeping in the airport sounds like a nightmare, there are hotels near Debrecen Airport:

  • Platán Hotel Debrecen –  No airport shuttle.  » Check Rates
  • Boutique Hotel Kristaly – No airport shuttle.  » Check Rates

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

airport loungeAirport Lounges

Seems there is no longer a lounger that travellers can pay to use.  We received a message from an airport employee who advised there was no lounge. (March 2020)

wifiAirport WiFi/Internet

Free WiFi is available at Debrecen Airport.

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

ATM/ Cash Machines – Need cash? ATMs dispensing Hungarian forints (HUF) and Euros (EUR) 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.  Location: Landside, next to the terminal entrance.

Currency Exchange – Not available. However, you may withdraw Hungarian forints (HUF) and Euros (EUR) from the international ATM Machine.  Location: Landside.

Duty Free & Shopping – An airport gift shop is available.

Information Counter – Location:  Landside, Ground floor.

Food & Drinks – A snack bar is available in the passenger lounge and departure waiting area.

Luggage Storage & Lockers – Not available.
Luggage Wrapping – Available on the Ground floor.

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.

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

Smoking Area – Smoking is strictly prohibited inside the terminal. It is only allowed outside, in designated areas.

airport hoursAirport Hours

The airport is open 24 hours.


Debrecen airport is served by the following airlines: Lufthansa • Wizz Air • British Airways • Corendon • Smartwings • Freebird.

transportationAirport Transportation: Getting To/From The Airport


Airport bus line 1 and 2 provide service to the airport. Timetables are available on the Debrecen Airport website.

Car Rentals

Autonom • Europcar • Hertz • Sixt offer onsite car rental services.

Hotel Shuttles

See also Airport Hotels above.


Taxis are available just outside the terminal. Taxis are licensed and work on fixed rates. Prices and maps are available at the taxi companies’ information desks.


There is a train station approximately 5 minutes away from the airport that you could reach via bus or taxi.

Last updated: 2024-01-30

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.