Whether you have a layover, overnight sleepover or you are just quickly passing through, our Malatya 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.
Queuing for check-in, it seems, is not something that proud Malatyans lower themselves to doing – it being far more manly to push your way to the front of one of the two wooden counters in one enormous scrum. -RJ
MLX 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 Malatya Airport.
What to Expect
Malatya Airport (code: MLX) has a small, older terminal that primarily handles domestic traffic. Expect a significant military presence and unclear security procedures – arrive early and push through for your turn. We are unable to confirm whether eateries, shops, or WiFi are available, so come prepared with your own snacks and entertainment.
Sleeping in Malatya Airport
We do not yet have any sleep-related airport reviews. For uninterrupted sleep, the closest hotels are 30 minutes away, in the Malatya city center. See our Airport Hotels section below for more info or read some traveller airport reviews for more tips.
Some airport reviews and tips in this guide and elsewhere on the site were written before March 2020 and may no longer be valid. 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 Malatya 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.
There are no hotels at Malatya airport, so you are best to to head back towards the city center (a 30 minute+ drive away). Visit Tripadvisor to see a list of hotels in Malatya Airport, search deals and read traveller reviews.
As of this update we were unable to confirm whether the airport has any first class or business lounges. If you know, click here to update this airport guide.
At the time of this update, we did not have any information about WiFi availability. If you know, click here to update this airport guide.
More Services, Facilities & Things To Do On A Layover At The Airport
Medical Services – Yes available at the clinic within 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 – 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.
The airport is open 24 hours.
Malatya airport is served by the following airlines: AnadoluJet • Lufthanasa • Onur Air • Pegasus Airlines • SunExpress • Turkish Airlines.
Airport Transportation: Getting To/From The Airport
Havaş shuttles link the airport to Malatya city center, with multiple drop off points, including stops at Havaş city office (Sivas Street), Ring Road and MAŞTİ bus terminal.
Meydan Rent A Car and Grand Rent A Car offer car rental services onsite.
See also Airport Hotels above.
Last updated: 2022-10-28
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.