Sleeping in Airports

La Serena Airport Guide

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

LSC Airport Overview

la serena airport guideTo help you plan your layover or overnight sleepover, here is a quick run-down about what to expect during your time at La Serena La Florida Airport.

What to Expect

The small terminal at La Serena Airport (code: LSC) handles a few domestic routes. Facilities include a restaurant and a few small shops. WiFi is available, but we cannot confirm if it’s free or paid. Economy class passengers can pay to enter an airport lounge for added comfort while you wait. See Airport Lounges in the guide below for location and access information.

Sleeping in La Serena Airport

Overnight stays are impossible as the airport closes nightly from 11:00 PM to 7:00 AM. For uninterrupted sleep, nearby hotels offer a shuttle service. See the Airport Hotels section below for locations, or read 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 website for current information.  For more airport information, continue scrolling down to explore more in our La Serena 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 7:00 AM – 11:00 PM.

Airport Hotels

If sleeping in the airport sounds like a nightmare, there are a few small hotels near La Serena Airport.  There are more options in the city, which is only a 12+ minute drive away.  Visit Tripadvisor to see a list of hotels in La Serena, search for 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 by paying at the door or through a lounge membership program. Visit the individual lounge page for more details about the lounge itself and learn how to gain access with just an economy class ticket!

  • Salones VIP Pacific Club – Location: Main Terminal, Airside, 2nd Floor, in front of Gate 2. Lounge Access: Pay at the Door • Lounge membership programs.

Related Pages: La Serena Airport Lounges

Rest & Relaxation Zones

No dedicated sleeping areas, quiet areas or rest zones exist. If this information has changed, click here to update this guide.

Drinking Water

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

Food & Drinks

Costa Penuelas Restaurant – Location: Second Level. Hours: unknown.

Luggage Storage & Lockers

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Mobile Charging

At the time of this update, we had no information about mobile charging availability. If you know, click here to update this airport guide.


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WiFi / Internet

WiFi is available in La Serena Airport.

More Airport Information

More Services, Facilities & Things To Do On A Layover

ATMs / Cash Machines – Need cash? ATMs are available. Fees may apply, so check your bank’s fee schedule and daily withdrawal limit if you are travelling internationally. You may also want to notify your bank of your travel plans. Location: unknown.

Duty-Free & Shopping – Duty-Free shopping and shops selling souvenirs, tobacco products and newspapers are available.

Information Desk – Yes

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

La Serena Airport is served by the following airlines: JetSmart • LATAM • Sky.
Airport Transportation: Getting To/From The Airport

Car Rentals

The following car rental companies have offices on-site: Econorent • Europcar • Hertz • Salfarent • Westrent.

Hotel Shuttles

See also Airport Hotels above.


The airport recommends using authorized taxi drivers only. Many prices are set.

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.