Sleeping in Airports

Humberside Airport Guide

Whether you have a layover, overnight sleepover or you are just quickly passing through, our Humberside 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, here is a quick run-down of what to expect during your time at Humberside Airport.

What to Expect

  • humberside airport guideThis airport is comprised of a small, single terminal serving a few European destinations.
  • Economy class travellers can pay to access one airport lounge. See Airport Lounges in the guide below for locations and rates.
  • WiFi is available to help pass the time.

Where to Sleep

The airport closes at night, so it is not possible to spend the night.  For uninterrupted sleep, there are hotels near the airport.  See locations in the  Airport Hotels section below or read some traveller airport reviews for more tips.

Covid-19 Update

Due to the current Covid-19 pandemic, all services and times listed below are subject to change. Some services and facilities may remain closed or operate with reduced hours.  Airport tips and suggestions in this guide and elsewhere on the site were written before March 2020 and may no longer be valid. If you are planning to sleep in the public area of the terminal overnight, have a back-up plan! We’ve heard from a few travellers at other airports and they were not permitted to stay overnight. We’re not sure if that will apply to this airport, until a reader lets us know the current situation. We will start updating all of our guides in October 2021.  To help us with this massive update, you can add or update information or write a review and submit photos and airport tips.

For more airport information continue scrolling down to explore more in our Humberside 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 Hotels

If sleeping in Humberside Airport does not appeal to you, there are hotels near the airport:

  • Nightel – 5 minute walk from the airport terminal.  » Check Rates
  • Hampton by Hilton Humberside – 8 minute walk from the airport terminal.  » Check Rates

To see more options there is a list of hotels near Humberside Airport on Tripadvisor that can be sorted by price, distance, traveller rating and popularity.

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 by paying at the door, purchasing a lounge pass or through a lounge membership program. 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!

Aspire Lounge – Location: Airside. Lounge Access: Pay at the Door • Lounge membership programs.

Related Pages: Huatulco Airport Lounges

Airport WiFi/Internet

Free WiFi is available at Humberside Airport for 30 minutes in a 24-hour period. Also available are premium services and additional pay-as-you-go rates.

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

Conference Facilities – Not available in the terminal. Nearest facilities are at Nightel, the nearby airport hotel.

Currency Exchange – Available through theExchange, located in the terminal building adjacent the information desk.

Disabled Services – The airport offers a number of services, including handicap parking, wheelchairs, handicap toilets, and equipment to facilitate navigating the airport and boarding the plane. The airport recommends notifying them and the airline of any special assistance needed in advance.

Duty Free & Shopping – Snacks, magazines, books, and more are available for purchase landside at WHSmith. Once you go airside, duty-free shopping is available at World Duty Free store.

Food & Drink – The only dining option is The Restaurant at Humberside Airport, located landside. There is also a bar located landside and airside. Hours: according to flight operations.

Information Desk – If you have any questions, there is an information desk located in the terminal building. Hours: open according to flight schedules.

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.

Prayer Rooms – There is no dedicated facility, but members of the Airport Chaplaincy team are always available on request. See a staff member at the Information Desk for assistance.

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.

Smoking Area – Available a short distance from the terminal entrance.

Travel Agency – Two in-house travel agencies are located in the main terminal building.

Airport Hours

The airport is open from 4:30AM – 10:00PM.


Humberside airport is served (some only seasonally) by the following airlines: Air Europa • Balkan Holidays • BH Air • Eastern Airways • First Choice • KLM • LoganAir • TUI.

Airport Transportation: Getting To/From The Airport


The Humber Flyer operates an hourly shuttle service along a route between Cleethorpes, Grimsby, Humberside Airport, Barton and Hull, including villages along the way. Services are available Monday – Saturday. At the time of this  update, the fare between the airport and Grimsby is £3.20 (one-way) or £5.80 (roundtrip) and to Hull it is £4.50 (one-way) or £6.90 (roundtrip). For route map, schedule and additional fare information, visit the Stagecoach Bus website.

Car Rentals

The following car rental companies are available: Avis and Europcar. Location: the arrivals area in the terminal.


Taxis are available 24 hours a day in the ground transportation area. All taxis are metered, and reservations are not required. Cable Taxis operates a 24-hour hotline, and has a service office located inside the passenger terminal.


Located three miles away, Barnetby Station is the nearest train station to the airport. Barnetby Station is served by TransPennine Express and East Midlands Trains, which offer service to and from towns and cities throughout the region. The train station can be reached by taxi, as there are no public transport links.

Last updated: 2021-10-20

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.