Sleeping in Airports

Luxor Airport Guide

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

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LXR Airport Overview

luxor airport guideTo help you plan your layover or overnight sleepover, here is a quick run-down about what to expect during your time at Luxor International Airport.

What to Expect

The recently renovated terminal at Luxor Airport (code: LXR) primarily handles routes across the Middle East and Europe. Security may be chaotic and involve questionable procedures like unnecessary luggage searches. Facilities include a few eateries and shops, though none are open 24 hours. WiFi is reportedly free.

Sleeping in Luxor Airport

We do not yet have any sleep-related airport reviews.  Have a backup plan if you’re planning to spend the night.  For uninterrupted sleep, nearby hotels offer shuttle service. 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.  For more airport information continue scrolling down to explore more in our Luxor 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 hotelsAirport Hotels

There are no hotels at Luxor Airport and the drive to the city center is approx. 20 minutes.  Visit Tripadvisor to see a list of hotels near Luxor Airport that can be sorted by price, distance, traveller rating and popularity.

airport loungeAirport Lounges

As of this update we were unable to confirm details on the airport’s VIP lounge. If you know, click here to update this airport guide.

wifiAirport WiFi/Internet

A reader tells us that Free WiFi is available at Luxor Airport. This has not been confirmed by the airport.

more airport infoMore Services, Facilities & Things To Do On A Layover At The Airport

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

Baby Care Facilities – Yes

Business Center – Yes

Currency Exchange – Yes

Food & Drinks – There are Cafeterias and Restaurants

Information Desk – Not available.

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 – There are no dedicated sleeping areas, quiet areas or rest zones. If this information has changed, click here to update this guide.

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.

airport hoursAirport Hours

As of this update, we were unable to confirm airport hours of operation. A reader advised us that the airport is open 24 hours; however, we have not confirmed this with the airport. We recommend that you read a few reviews before deciding to sleep in the airport overnight. If you know the hours, click here to update this airport guide.


Luxor airport is served by the following airlines: Air Cairo • Egypt Air • Egypt Air Express • FlyEgypt • Jazeera Airways • Nile Air • TUI Fly Belgium Turkish Airlines. Note: other airlines may serve the airport on a seasonal only basis.

transportationAirport Transportation: Getting To/From The Airport

Hotel Shuttles

See also Airport Hotels above.


Taxis are available.

Last updated: 2024-01-31

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.