Sleeping in Airports

Maturin Airport Guide

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

there is no way to sleep inside the building and the surround area is very dangerous in the night. – a traveller

Airport Overview

To help you plan your layover or overnight sleepover, here is a quick run-down of what to expect during your time at Maturin Airport.

What to Expect

  • This small airport connects to several Venezuelan destinations and Port of Spain in nearby Trinidad & Tobago.
  • WiFi is available. See WiFi information in the airport guide below.
  • Economy class travellers can pay to access one airport lounge. See Airport Lounges in the airport guide below for locations and rates.

Where to Sleep

  • According to a July 2016 review it is not possible to sleep in this airport overnight is closes at night.
  • For uninterrupted sleep, there are hotels 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

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 through a lounge membership program (ie. Priority Pass). Visit the individual lounge page for more details about the lounge itself and to also find out how you can gain lounge access with just an economy class ticket!

  • Premier Club – Location: Domestic Terminal, Airside, at the end of the Boarding Area. Lounge Access: unknown.

Airport Hotels

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

  • Hotel Jardin – (10 minutes from the airport) No airport shuttle. » Check Rates
  • Hotel Stauffer – (15 minutes from the airport) No airport shuttle. » Check Rates

To see more options there is a list of hotels near Maturin Airport on Tripadvisor that can be sorted by price, distance, traveller rating and popularity.

Airport WiFi/Internet

WiFi is available at Maturin Airport in the Premier Club.

More 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. Locations: unknown.

Currency Exchange – Yes.

Duty Free & Shopping – The airport has a bookshop, clothes, and electronic devices shop.

Food & Drinks – At the time of this update, we were unable to confirm if there are any 24-hour food and beverage concessions available at this airport.

Information Desk – Yes.

Luggage Storage & Lockers – Yes.

Luggage Wrapping – Luggage wrapping is available and costs 50bs per unit.

Medical Services – Yes.

Mobile Charging – At the time of this update, we did not have any information about mobile charging availability. If you know, write a review or email us at

Rest Zones – Not available.

Showers – Not available.

Airport Hours

According to a July 2016 review, the airport terminal closes at 9:00PM and opens at 5:00AM.


As of February 2018, Maturin airport is served by the following airlines: American Airlines • Copa • Air France.

Airport Transportation: Getting To/From The Airport


Taxis are available in the ground transportation area of the airport.

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, write a review or send an email to and we will update this guide.