Sleeping in Airports

Iguazú Airport Guide

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

IGR 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 Cataratas del Iguazú International Airport (code: IGR).

What to Expect

iguazu airport guideThis airport is located on the Argentina side of the falls. For the Brazilian side, please visit our Foz do Iguaçu Airport Guide.

Sleeping in Iguazú 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 for locations, or read 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 website for current information.  For more airport information, continue scrolling down to explore more in our Iguazú 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

The airport is open 24 hours.

Airport Hotels

There are no hotels at Iguazú Airport.  The hotels in town are a 20-30 minute drive away.  Visit Tripadvisor to see a list of hotels in Iguazú, search deals and read traveller reviews.

Airport Lounges

Pay-per-use, Single Visit Passes & Lounge Memberships

If you are an economy class traveller, you can enter the following lounge at Iguazu Airport through a lounge membership program. Visit the individual lounge page for more details about the lounge itself and learn how to gain access with just an economy class ticket!

  • Aeropuertos VIP Club – Location: Main Terminal, Airside, near Gate 1. Lounge Access: Lounge membership programs.

Related Pages: Iguazú Airport Lounges

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.

More Airport Information

More Services, Facilities & Things To Do On A Layover

Drinking Water – Information is unavailable. Does the airport have water fountains or water bottle refill stations? Click here to update this guide.

Duty-Free & Shopping – A jewelry store, newsstand, and a few souvenir/local crafts shops are available.

Food & Drinks – At the time of this update, we don’t know of any 24-hour food concessions at this airport. Tienda de Café is the only food option.

Luggage Storage & Lockers – Not available.

Mobile Charging – At the time of this update, we had no information about mobile charging availability. If you know, click here to update this 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 guide.

WiFi/Internet – WiFi is available at Iguazú Airport inside the lounge. At the time of this update, we did not have information about WiFi elsewhere in the terminal. If you know, click here to update this guide.

Iguazu Airport is served by the following airlines: Aerolíneas Argentinas • Andes • Austral • Fly Bondi • LATAM.
Airport Transportation: Getting To/From The Airport


A reader sent us this information (December 2022):

  • Bus to the city: from Four Tourist Travel Company ( except between 1:00 AM and 3:00 AM). Drop-offs at various hotels around town.
  • Rio Uruguay Bus: Departs from the airport every 1 hour sharp, from 6:00 AM to 12:00 AM, and leaves you at the bus Terminal.

Both of these services are under three US dollars.

Car Rentals

The following car rental agencies offer service on-site: Alamo • Avis • Argentina Rent-a-Car • Hertz • Wonder Rent-a-Car.

Hotel Shuttles

See also Airport Hotels above.


Taxis are readily available.

Last updated: 2024-01-30

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.