Sleeping in Airports

Kendari Airport Guide

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

KDI 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 Kendari Haluoleo Airport.

What to Expect

kendari airport guideThe recently built terminal at Kendari Airport (code: KDI) has limited facilities. We are unable to confirm whether eateries, shops, or WiFi are available. For added comfort while you wait,  there is a lounge. See Airport Lounges in the guide below for location and access information.

Sleeping in Kendari Airport

Spending the night here is not possible as the the airport closes from 8:00PM until 7:00AM. For uninterrupted sleep, nearby hotels offer shuttle service, often for a fee. See the Airport Hotels section below for locations 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.  For more airport information continue scrolling down to explore more in our Kendari 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 from 7:00AM – 8:00PM.

Airport Hotels

There are no hotels at Haluoleo Airport, so you will need to stay in Kendari (a 25min+ drive from the airport).  Visit Tripadvisor to see a list of hotels in Kendari, search deals and read traveller reviews.

Airport Lounges

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

Regardless of what class of service you are flying, there is a lounge that you can enter through a lounge membership program. Visit the individual lounge page for more details about the lounge itself and to also find out how you can gain lounge access with just an economy class ticket!

  • Haluoleo Lounge – Location: Domestic Terminal, Airside. Lounge Access: unknown.

Related Pages: Kendari 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.

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.

Showers – Showers can be found in the lounge. [ see Airport Lounges above ]

SIM Cards – A reader has asked us to include where to buy SIM Cards. If you know, click here to update this airport guide.

WiFi/Internet – At the time of this update we were unable to confirm whether the airport WiFi is available for free or a fee. If you know, click here to update this airport guide.

Kendari airport is served by the following airlines: Batik Air • Citilink • Garuda Indonesia • Lion Airlines • Sriwijaya Air.
Airport Transportation: Getting To/From The Airport

Hotel Shuttles

See also Airport Hotels above.


Both metered taxis and shared-ride taxis are readily available for hire in the ground transportation area.

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.