Sleeping in Airports

Huntsville Airport Guide

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

Take the elevator to the third level business lounge (free) and enjoy cushy leather couches, cable TV, phones, and complementary coffee. – C. Burke

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 about their time at Huntsville International Airport.

What to expect

Huntsville International Airport consists of a small two-level terminal with a single concourse. The airport features several eateries and shops on both sides of security. Most of these services operate hours that are dictated by flight schedules, so plan accordingly. WiFi is available and there are outlets for charging mobile devices near the gates. There are no private lounges at this airport.

Where to Sleep

As of November 2018, we have not received any sleep-related reviews. Please 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

There are no pay-per-use lounges at the airport.

Airport Hotels

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

  • Four Points by Sheraton Huntsville Airport – Located on the airport grounds. The entrance to the hotel is in the airport. » Check Rates
  • Hampton Inn Madison – (4 minutes from the airport) Free shuttle service to the airport and surrounding area (within 5 mile radius). » Check Rates
  • Country Inn & Suites by Carlson Madison AL – (6 minutes from the airport) Airport shuttle is available on demand. » Check Rates

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

Airport WiFi / Internet

Free WiFi is available at Huntsville Airport.

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

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: Landside and Airside.

Currency Exchange – Not available.

Food & Drinks – Food concessions in the airport open 1 hour before the first flight departure and close when the last flight departs. Four Points by Sheraton airport hotel also has a restaurant, open from 6:00AM – 10:00PM (6:30AM on weekends), and a cocktail lounge open from 11:00AM – 11:00PM.

Information Desk – There are 2 information kiosks located airside and landside.

Luggage Storage & Lockers – Not available.

Mobile Charging – A reviewer (May 2018) advised us that there are outlets/charging ports available Airside. Look at the end of the rows of seats, they are placed sporadically.

Rest Zones – Not available.

Shopping – Paradies Gift Shops are available landside and airside, open from 4:45 AM – 7:00PM airside, and until 9:00PM landside.

Showers – Not available.

Smoking – There is a smoking lounge located beside the bar (Airside).

Airport Hours

The airport is open 24 hours.

Keep in mind that TSA, airline check-in and baggage drop hours vary according the flight schedule. Check these hours with your airline. If you are in the public area of the terminal (landside) you will not be able to get through to the secure area of the terminal (airside) until the morning.

Airlines

As of January 2018, Huntsville airport is served by the following airlines: American Airlines • Delta Air Lines • United Airlines.

Airport Transportation: Getting To/From The Airport

Car Rentals

Onsite car rental agencies include Avis • Budget • Dollar / Thrifty • Enterprise • Hertz • National / Alamo.

Hotel Shuttles

Several area hotels provide airport transportation service as a courtesy to their guests. Here are a few hotels offering airport shuttle service: Best Western Plus Madison-Huntsville Hotel   •   DoubleTree Suites by Hilton Huntsville-South   •   Embassy Suites Huntsville by Hilton Hotel & Spa   •   Hampton Inn Madison   •   Holiday Inn Express & Suites Huntsville Airport   •   Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Huntsville West – Research Pk   •   La Quinta Inn & Suites Huntsville Airport Madison   •   Marriott Huntsville   •   SpringHill Suites Huntsville Downtown   •   SpringHill Suites Huntsville West/Research Park   •   The Westin Huntsville.

Taxis

Taxis are available in the ground transportation area of the airport terminal on a 24-hour basis. All taxis are metered, and reservations are not required.

Last updated: 2018-10-29

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.