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Malatya Airport Guide

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

malatya airport guideTo 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.

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.

Airport Hours

The airport is open 24 hours.

Airport Hotels

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.

Airport Lounges

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.

Rest & Relaxation Zones

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

More Services, Facilities & Things To Do On A Layover

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

Luggage Storage & Lockers – Not available.

Medical Services – Yes available at the clinic within the airport.

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.

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.

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.

Car Rentals

Meydan Rent A Car and Grand Rent A Car offer car rental services onsite.

Hotel Shuttles

See also Airport Hotels above.

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.