Sleeping in Airports

Mazatlan Airport Guide

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

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 Mazatlan Airport.

What to expect

Mazatlan Airport consists of a small terminal with two concourses. The airport features several eateries and shops, though most are located on the landside. WiFi is available to help pass the time.

Where to Sleep

As of June 2018, we have not received any sleep-related reviews from travellers who have passed through this airport. Please write a review to help future travellers! 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 by purchasing a lounge pass or through a lounge membership program. 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!

Passes  Oma Premier Lounge – Location: Landside, near Gates 6-10. Lounge Access: Prepaid lounge passes • Lounge membership programs. [ more lounge info ]

Airport Hotels

If sleeping in Mazatlan Airport does not appeal to you, it is best to head back towards the city center, as there are no hotels near the airport. Here are some hotel suggestions based

  • Best Western Posada Freeman
    (30 minutes from the airport) No airport shuttle. » Check Rates
  • Maria Coral Hotel
    (30 minutes from the airport) No airport shuttle. » Check Rates
  • Casa de Leyendas
    (30 minutes from the airport). A taxi is approx. US$ 37. The hotel can arrange transfers through a shuttle company (US$ 20 one way or US$ 30 roundtrip per person). » Check Rates

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

Airport WiFi / Internet

WiFi is available at Mazatlan Airport inside the lounge. [ see Airport Lounges above ] At the time of this update, we did not have any information about WiFi availability elsewhere in the terminal.

More Services, Facilities & Things To Do On A Layover At The Airport

ATMs / Cash Machines – Need cash? ATMs, operated by HSBC and Banamex, 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: on the Lower Level.

Currency Exchange – International Currency Exchange (ICE) is available on the Lower Level daily from 9:00AM – 5:00PM.

Duty Free & Shopping – There are a number of shops landside in the terminal selling souvenirs, jewelry, art, clothing and accessories. There is no designated duty free store.

Food & Drink – Food concessions throughout the airport operate on varying schedules, with some open as early as 5:00AM. At the time of this update, there are no 24-hour dining options. Food options include: Cafe Punta del Cielo • Carl’s Jr • Carrito HJB • Flap’s.

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, write a review or email us at [email protected]

Rest Zones – Not available.

Showers – Not available.

Airport Hours

Information not available. If you know the hours, please email us at [email protected] and we will update the guide.


As of February 2018, Mazatlan airport is served by the following airlines: Aeromar • Aeroméxico • Alaska Airlines • Delta • United Airlines • Magnicharter • MN Airlines • American Airlines • VivaAerobus • Volaris • Interjet • Sunwing • TAR • Westjet.

Airport Transportation: Getting To/From The Airport

Car Rentals

Car rentals are available at the airport through the following companies: Avis • Dollar • Europcar • National Car Rental.


The airport partners with Atamsa taxis. They operate 24 hours a day and accept only cash. There is a designated taxi pick up point in front of the terminal.

Last updated: 2018-10-23

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,  write a review or send an email to [email protected]