Whether you have a layover, overnight sleepover or you are just quickly passing through, our Jijiga 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.
One brick office, a tin shack, a dirt runway, lots of soldiers staring at you. No way. – Sean
JIJ 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 Jijiga Wilwal International Airport.
What to Expect
Jijiga Airport (code: JIJ) has a tiny, ramshackle terminal that handles domestic routes. It seems that eateries, shops, and WiFi are non-existent.
Where to Sleep
This airport seems to close nightly, but we are unable to confirm operating hours. Have a back-up plan if you are planning to camp out here. For uninterrupted sleep, a hotel is nearby. See our Airport Hotels section below for more info or read some traveller airport reviews for more tips.
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.
If sleeping in Jijiga Airport does not appeal to you, there are hotels near the airport:
- Hamda Hotel – (5 minutes from the airport) No airport shuttle. » Check Rates
To find a cheap room, there is a list of hotels near Jijiga Airport on Tripadvisor that can be sorted by price, distance, traveller rating and popularity.
There are no pay-per-use lounges in the airport.
As of this update we were unable to confirm whether internet access is available. If you know, click here to update this airport guide.
More Services, Facilities & Things To Do On A Layover At The Airport
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.
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.
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.
Jijiga airport is served by the following airline: Ethiopian Airlines.
Information currently unavailable.
Last updated: 2020-03-05
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.