Sleeping in Airports

Ivalo Airport Guide

Whether you have a layover, overnight sleepover or you are just quickly passing through, our Ivalo 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, we are here to give you the low-down on what travellers have reported back to us during their time at Ivalo Airport.

What to Expect

  • A small single-terminal airport with a cafe available landside and a restaurant airside.  Airport improvements are scheduled to be completed by Winter of 2019 which will see the terminal expanded and hopefully more services added.
  • Shopping is limited to a gift shop both landside and airside.
  • Free WiFi is available. See WiFi in the airport guide below.

Where to To Sleep

  • As of December 2018, we have no reviews from travellers who have used this airport. Write a review to help future travelers!
  • For uninterrupted sleep, there are hotels near the airport. See Airport Hotels in the airport guide below.

Good To Know

  • You can warm up with a cup of coffee beside the fireplace inside the airport.

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

At the time of this update, there were no pay-per-use lounges.

Airport Hotels

If sleeping in Ivalo Airport does not appeal to you, these are the closest hotels we were able to find.

  • Hotel Ivalo – (4.2 miles from the airport) No airport shuttle available.  » Check Rates
  • Kultahippu Hotel & Restaurant – (4.6 miles from the airport) No airport shuttle available. » Check Rates
  • Lapland Hotel Riekonlinna – (13.2 miles from the airport) Shuttle info if available.  » Check Rates

To find a cheap room, there is a list of hotels near Ivalo Airport on Tripadvisor that can be sorted by price, distance, traveller rating and popularity.

Airport WiFi/Internet

Free WiFi is available at Ivalo Airport. Connect to the “Free Wi-Fi for you by Finavia” network. No login required.

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

ATMs / Cash Machines – Not available.

Currency Exchange – Not available.

Duty Free & Shopping – Duty Free is not available. The airport sells local goods, food items and jewellery at its two gift shops (landside and airside). Hours: unknown.

Food & Drinks – Landside you will find Cafe Ivalo and Airside you will find a full service restaurant. Hours: unknown.

Luggage Storage & Lockers – 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.

Postal Services – Drop off your last minute postcards to friends and family from airport’s mailbox. Location: Landside.

Relax Zone – Relax in front of the fireplace with Finnish designed chairs or look for the rocking chairs. Available airside.

Showers – Not available.

Airport Hours

While it appears that this airport closes at night, as of this update, we were unable to confirm airport hours of operation. If you know the airport hours, click here to update this airport guide.


As of April 2019, Ivalo airport is served by the following airlines: Finnair • Lufthansa. Note: additional airlines may provide seasonal services.

Airport Transportation: Getting To/From The Airport

Car Rentals

Onsite car rental agencies include Avis • Budget • Europcar • Hertz • Sixt. Note, some counters may only be open with a prior reservation.


Taxis are available without a reservation at the taxi stand in the arrivals area according to the daily flight schedule.

Last updated: 2019-04-14

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.