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Hassi Messaoud Airport Guide

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

The only place you are likely to fall asleep in Hassi Messaoud airport is in the international departures lounge, but that is assuming you find a plastic seat that is actually bolted to its base. -Gus

HME Airport Overview

hassi messaoud airport guideTo help you plan your layover or overnight sleepover, here is a quick run-down about what to expect during your time at Hassi Messaoud Oued Irara – Krim Belkacem Airport.

What to Expect

Hassi Messaoud Airport (code: HME) consists of a a small single-terminal with very basic facilities.  WiFi , if it is working, will be your only form of entertainment while you wait for your flight.

Where to Sleep

We have yet to receive any sleep-related airport reviews. 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.

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 Hotels

If sleeping in Hassi Messaoud Airport does not appeal to you, there is a hotel near the airport:

  • Hotel Zaid – (15 minutes from the airport) No airport shuttle. » Check Rates

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

Airport Lounges

As of this update we were unable to confirm whether the airport has any first class or business lounges. If you know, click here to update this airport guide.

Airport WiFi/Internet

WiFi is available at Hassi Messaoud Airport.

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

Children’s Play Areas – Not available.

Duty Free & Shopping – Duty Free is available as well as a variety of small stores including a newspaper shop and bookshop.

Food & Drinks – There is a cafeteria.

Information Desk – Not available.

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.

Airport Hours

The airport is open 24 hours.


Hassi Messaoud airport is served by the following airlines: Air Algérie • Air Express Algérie • Emirates • Star Aviation • Tassili Airlines • Turkish Airlines.


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Last updated: 2020-03-05

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.