Sleeping in Airports

Mexicali Airport Guide

Whether you have a layover, overnight sleepover or you are just quickly passing through, our Mexicali 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 Mexicali General Rodolfo Sánchez Taboado International Airport.

What to expect

Mexicali Airport consists of a small, relatively modern terminal with several eateries and shops. WiFi is available. There are no private lounges at this airport.

Where to Sleep

As of June 2018, we have not received any reviews from travellers who have passed through this airport. Please write a review to help future travellers! For uninterrupted sleep, the nearest hotel is 5km from 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

As of this update we were unable to confirm whether the airport has any first class or business lounges. If you know, please write a review or email us at [email protected]

Airport Hotels

If sleeping in General Rodolfo Sanchez Taboada International Airport does not appeal to you, there is one hotel about 15 minutes from the airport (L Hotel), but due to mixed reviews, you may want to head back to Mexicali city center (about 35 minutes west of the airport).

  • (15 minutes from the airport) Reviews are mixed about this hotel. No airport shuttle. » Check Rates

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

Airport WiFi / Internet

Free WiFi is available at Mexicali airport. Connect to “GAP FREE” network.

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

ATMs / Cash Machines – Need cash? ATMs are available 24 hours a day. 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.

Car Rentals – Alamo • Budget • Europcar • Hertz • Sixt.

Currency Exchange – Not available.

Food & Drinks – Food concessions in the airport operate on varying schedules. At the time of this update, there are no 24-hour dining options. The airport offers three snack bars and one full service restaurant.

Information Desk – Not available.

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

The airport is open 24 hours.

Airlines

As of February 2018, Mexicali airport is served by the following airlines: Aeromexico • Volaris.

Airport Transportation: Getting To/From The Airport

Taxis

Taxis are available from the airport to several urban, suburban, and urban zones. Fares are based on zones. As of this December 2017 update, fares range from $350 – $750 depending on the zones. For more zone information, visit the Mexicali Airport website.

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