Sleeping in Airports

Kish Airport Guide

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

they come and take your passport and then… suddenly you see your passport on a pile of passports and they start calling people who can come with their luggage and have to put their luggage on a scanner – a traveller (2015)

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 Kish International Airport.

What to Expect

  • A small, modern international airport with two terminals: Domestic and International. Shopping and dining options are limited.
  • Airport procedures, such as check-in and security checkpoints, can be inefficient and very slow at times.
  • WiFi is available. See WiFi information in the airport guide below.

Where to Sleep

  • As of May 2017, we have no reviews from travellers who have used this airport. Write a review to help future travellers!
  • For uninterrupted sleep, there are hotels near the airport. See Airport Hotels in the airport guide below.

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

There are no pay-per-use lounges at the airport.

Airport Hotels

If sleeping in Kish Airport does not appeal to you, there are hotels near the airport:

  • Sorinet Maryam Hotel – (6 minutes from the airport) No airport shuttle. » Check Rates
  • Flamingo Hotel – (8 minutes from the airport) Airport shuttle available ($). » Check Rates
  • Shayan International Hotel – (10 minutes from the airport) No airport shuttle. » Check Rates

To see more options there is a list of hotels near Kish Airport on Tripadvisor that can be sorted by price, distance, traveller rating and popularity.

Airport WiFi/Internet

Free WiFi is available at Kish International Airport.

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

Banking – A full-service National Bank branch is available in the domestic area of the airport terminal. Hours: The bank operates in two shifts, to accommodate passengers arriving on morning and evening flights.

Food & Drinks – The airport restaurant is open during flight operations, and closes after last flight departure of the day. A coffee shop is also available airside.

Luggage Storage & Lockers – Not available.

Massage Chairs – Available in the Departures area.

Medical Services – An emergency medical service center is available to all passengers in need. Location: Domestic area of the airport Hours: Open 24 hours.

Mobile Charging – At the time of this update, we did not have any information about mobile charging availability. If you know, write a review or email us at [email protected]

Postal Services – Available in the airport terminal from 8:00AM – 3:00PM.

Rest Zones – Not available.

Showers – Not available.

Airport Hours

The airport is open 24 hours.


As of February 2018, Kish airport is served by the following airlines: Kish Airlines • Emirates • Turkish Airlines • Qatar Airways.

Airport Transportation: Getting To/From The Airport


Taxis are readily available for hire in the ground transportation area of the airport. There are no meters, so negotiate a fare with the driver before starting your journey.

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, write a review or send an email to [email protected] and we will update this guide.