Sleeping in Airports

Guwahati Airport Guide

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

What to Expect

  • A new terminal is scheduled to open in 2020.
  • Free WiFi is available. See WiFi section below.

Where to Sleep

  • As of May 2017, 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. 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.

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 credit card benefits. 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!

  • Prive Lounge – Location: International Terminal, Landside. Lounge Access: Credit card benefits • Lounge membership programs. [ more lounge info ]

Airport Hotels

If sleeping in Guwahati Airport does not appeal to you, there are transit rooms inside the airport and hotels near the airport:

Inside Airport Transit Rooms – There are resting rooms available for transit passengers for Rs1,000/person. Location: Arrivals area.

Near Airport Airport Nest – (4 minutes from the airport) No airport shuttle. As of Nov. 2016, the reviews did not look positive. » Check Rates

Near Airport Radisson Blu Hotel Guwahati – (26 minutes from the airport) No airport shuttle. » Check Rates

To find a cheap room, there is a list of hotel deals in Guwahati on Tripadvisor that can be sorted by price, distance, traveller rating and popularity.

Airport WiFi/Internet

WiFi is available for up to 30 minutes. The service may be limited to the Central Concourse area.

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

ATMs / Cash Machines – Need cash? ATMs, operated by State Bank of India and South India Bank, 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: unknown.

Baby Care Facilities – Mothers can breastfeed in privacy in the Infant Room, located in Departures.

Baggage Trolleys – Need a hand with your luggage? Baggage trolleys are available free of charge.

Currency Exchange – Service are available in the Arrivals Area.

Drinking Water – Thirsty? Drinking water stations are available free of charge.

Duty Free & Shopping – A few souvenir shops and a newsstand are available in the Departures area.

Family Services – A child care room is available to use, free of charge.

Food & Drinks – A restaurant and a snack bar are available. Vending machines can also be found throughout the airport.

Information Desk – While we don’t have any information about whether an Information Desk is available, there is a Tourist Information Area that could be of assistance. Location: Arrivals.

Luggage Storage & Lockers – Not available.

Medical Services – The First Aid Room is located in Arrivals.

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 – A dedicated smoking lounge is available. Location: Unknown.

Airport Hours

As of this update, we were unable to confirm airport hours of operation. If you know the airport hours, please send an email to [email protected] and we will update this airport guide.


As of March 2018, Guwahati airport is served by the following airlines: Emirates • Jet Airways • IndiGo.

Airport Transportation: Getting To/From The Airport


Buses serve the airport. At the time of this January 2018 update, there is no further information available.

Car Rentals

Car rentals services are available on site.


Taxis are available on site; you may be able to pre-pay at a taxi counter in the terminal.

Last updated: 2018-10-23

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.