Sleeping in Airports

Mendoza Airport Guide

Whether you have a layover, overnight sleepover or you are just quickly passing through, our Mendoza 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, here is a quick run-down about what to expect during your time at Mendoza Airport.

What to Expect

The small terminal at Mendoza Airport handles domestic and regional routes. Facilities include a couple eateries and a few shops. Free WiFi helps pass the time.  For added comfort while you wait, there is a lounge. See Airport Lounges in the airport guide below for location and access information.

Where to Sleep

While we have no sleep-related reviews, a recent review mentions cold, uncomfortable seating and noise.  Bring along a travel blanket and earplugs. If you’ve visited recently, write a review to help future travellers! For uninterrupted sleep, hotels are nearby. See our Airport Hotels section below for more info.

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.

Pay-per-use, Single Visit Passes & Lounge Memberships

If you are an economy class traveller, you can enter the following lounge at Mendoza airport 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!

  • Aeropuertos VIP Club – Location: Main Terminal, Domestic Departures, Airside, near Gates 3 and 4. Showers are available. Lounge Access: Lounge membership programs. [ more lounge info ]

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

  • Hotel Mercosur – (5 minutes from the airport) Airport transfers are available ($). » Check Rates
  • Tunkelen Apart Hotel – (5 minutes from the airport) No airport shuttle. » Check Rates

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

A reader (January 2019) tells us that free WiFi is available at Mendoza Airport throughout the terminal.

ATMs / Cash Machines – At the time of this update we did not have any information regarding ATMs. See Banking Services below for other money options.

Banking Services – There is a National Bank located in the International Hall.

Currency Exchange – Currency exchange services are available at the bank. See Banking Services above.

Duty Free & Shopping – Duty Free is available in 2 locations: International Terminal, Ground Floor in the pre-boarding sector • International Terminal, Ground Floor near Baggage Claim. Additionally there is a small selection of shops available Landside.

Food & Drinks – A reader (September 2018) tells us that there is a 24 hour restaurant on the second floor. We have not been able to confirm this, so plan ahead. The airport offers Havanna, Tienda de Cafe and Pizza & Espuma. Hours: unknown.

Luggage Storage & Lockers – Not available.

Luggage Wrapping – True Secure Bag offers luggage wrapping.

Mobile Charging – A reader tells us “Charging stations with USB sockets, and Argentinian sockets (compatible with European sockets) are available throughout the airport. ” (July 2019)

Pharmacy – Location: International, Landside, ground floor.

Rest Zones – Not available.

Showers – Not available.

The airport is open 24 hours.

As of January 2019, Mendoza airport is served by the following airlines: Aerolíneas Argentinas • Austral • Avianca • Copa • Flybondi • GOL • LATAM • Norwegian Air • Sky Airline.


Local bus route 60 links the airport to the city center. You can catch it in the main access area of the airport. At the time of this May 2019 update, the bus fare is $1.20.

Car Rentals

The following car rental agencies have offices onsite: Alamo • Avis • Europcar • Hertz • Localiza • Wonder Rent A Car.


You can hire a “remis” (privately-owned taxi) or a fixed-rate taxi from clearly-marked areas in the airport parking lot.

Last updated: 2019-06-05

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.