Sleeping in Airports

East Texas Regional Airport Guide

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

East Texas Regional Airport must be the smallest commercial airport in Texas!  -a traveller

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 about their time at East Texas Regional Airport.

What to expect

East Texas Regional Airport consists of tiny terminal with few services. WiFi is available to help pass the time. There are no private lounges at this airport.

Where to Sleep

As of December 2018, we have not received any traveller reviews since 2005. Please write a review to help future travellers! For uninterrupted sleep, there are hotels located 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 available at this airport.

Airport Hotels

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

  • Holiday Inn Express & Suites Longview – (8 minutes from the airport) No airport shuttle. » Check Rates
  • Knights Inn Longview – (8 minutes from the airport) No airport shuttle. » Check Rates
  • Comfort Inn & Suites – (8 minutes from the airport) No airport shuttle. » Check Rates

To find a cheap room, there is a list of hotel deals in Longview on Tripadvisor that can be sorted by price, distance, traveller rating and popularity.

Airport WiFi / Internet

Free WiFi is available at Longview Airport.

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 – Not available.

Showers – Not available.

Airport Hours

While it appears that this airport closes at night, as of this update, we were unable to confirm airport hours of operation. We recommend that you read a few reviews before deciding to sleep in the airport overnight. If you know the airport hours, click here to update this airport guide.


As of May 2019, East Texas Regional airport is served by the following airline: American Airlines.

Airport Transportation: Getting To/From The Airport

Taxis and Shuttles

Metered taxis are readily available for hire in the ground transportation area of the airport.

Car Rentals

Avis and Budget offer car rental services onsite.

Last updated: 2019-05-17

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.