Sleeping in Airports

Jyvaskyla Airport Guide

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

There wasn’t much in the way of seats to sleep on, but there was a long, widish bench for big flower pots. – Stiku

JYV 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 Jyväskylä Airport.

What to Expect

Jyväskylä Airport (code: JYV) has a tiny terminal that handles short regional routes. Facilities are limited to a small eatery and free WiFi.

Sleeping in Jyväskylä Airport

The airport has very limited operating hours, in accordance with flights, so spending the night here is probably not possible. For uninterrupted sleep, hotels are nearby. See our Airport Hotels section below for more info or read some 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 web site for current information.  For more airport information continue scrolling down to explore more in our Jyväskylä 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

There are no hotels as Jyväskylä Airport.  The two closest hotels can be found in the town of Laukaa (about 15 min east of the airport). More hotels can be found in Jyväskylä city center, about 20 – 25 minutes south of the airport.  Visit Tripadvisor to see a list of hotels in Jyväskylä, search deals and read traveller reviews.

Airport Hours

The airport is open 4:30AM – 2:15PM and 11:30PM – 12:40AM (Mon – Tues) •  4:30AM – 6:15PM and 11:30PM – 12:40AM (Wed, Thurs) • 4:30AM – 6:15PM (Fri) • Closed (Sat) • 11:30AM – 12:40AM (Sun).

Airport Lounges

As of this update we were unable to confirm whether the airport has any first class or business lounges. If you know, click here to update this airport guide.

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.


Free WiFi is available at Jyväskylä airport. Connect to the “Free Wi-Fi for you by Finavia” network.

More Airport Information

More Services, Facilities & Things To Do On A Layover

ATMs / Cash Machines – ATMs are not available.

Conference Facilities – A meeting room that can accommodate up to 24 people is available for rent. Cost: 30,00€ for first hour  and then 10,00€ each hour.

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

Family Services – Travelling with children? These services are available to help you get through the airport easier:

  • Airport Strollers
  • Baby food heating at all airport restaurants
  • Baby Changing Stations in washrooms

Food & Drinks – There are no 24 hour food concessions. The only option is Sky Cafe which is open 8:15AM – 2:15PM, Monday to Friday.

Information Desk – Have any questions? The airport has an information desk to help passengers. Location: Departure Hall

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.

Postal Services – Drop off your last minute postcards at the airport’s mailbox (Landside).

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 airport guide.

Jyvaskyla airport is served by the following airlines: Finnair.
Airport Transportation: Getting To/From The Airport

Car Rentals

The following car rental agencies have offices available onsite: Avis • Budget • Europcar • Hertz • Sixt. Some of the agencies are only open with prior reservations, make sure to check the opening times with your service provider of choice.

Hotel Shuttles

See also Airport Hotels above.


Taxis are available in front of the airport to meet the arrival of all flights. Airport pickup can also be arranged by using the designated taxi phone at the terminal entrance. All taxis are metered, and reservations are not required.

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.