Sleeping in Airports

Hualien Airport Guide

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

It was all very quiet. The benches were comfortable and the staff were friendly. – a traveller review

HUN 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 Hualien Airport.

What to Expect

Hualien airport (code: HUN), is a small, with only 4 gates.  The airport serves mostly domestic flights. International flights are possible but do not happen often.  Limited restaurant services are available.  Eat before you go or pack snacks.

Hualien Airport Guide
(Photo courtesy of a guest traveller / 29Jan2017)

Sleeping in Hualien Airport

We do not yet have any sleep-related airport reviews. For uninterrupted sleep, there are hotels near the airport. See the Airport Hotels section 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 Hualien 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

While it appears that this airport closes at night, 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, click here to update this airport guide.

Airport Hotels

If sleeping in the airport sounds like a nightmare, there are hotels near Hualien Airport that provide free airport transportation:

For more options, visit Tripadvisor to see a list of hotels near Hualien 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.

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

At the time of this update we were unable to find information about WiFi availability at Hualien Airport. If you know, click here to update this airport guide.

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: the 1st and 2nd Floors of the terminal.

Baby Care Facilities – There are 2 Nursing Rooms available: 1st Floor (behind the ATM) • 2nd Floor (left side of the lobby).

Currency Exchange – Not available.

Duty Free & Shopping – Duty Free is not available. Shopping is limited to a few gift shops Landside on the 2nd Floor.

Food & Drinks – At the time of this update, we did not have any information regarding the availability of any 24 hour restaurants. A Cafe is available Landside, 2nd Floor. Hours: unknown.

Information Desk – An Airport Information center can be found on the 2nd Floor across from the cafe. A Tourist Service Center may also be of assistance and can be found on the 1st Floor.

Luggage Storage & Lockers – Not available.

Medical Services – Available at the First Aid Station on the 2nd Floor. Hours: unknown.

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.

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.


Hualien Airport is served by the following airlines: Mandarin • Uni Air • HK Express 3.

Airport Transportation: Getting To/From The Airport

Hotel Shuttles

See also Airport Hotels above.

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.