Sleeping in Airports

Miri Airport Guide

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

We got to the airport at around 2am only to find the nice, new, clean, modern airport locked up with the lights out. Good thing we brought mats and mosquito spray, as we ended up camping outside the front gates. – Eracy

MYY Airport Overview

miri airport guideTo help you plan your layover or overnight sleepover, here is a quick run-down about what to expect during your time at Miri Airport, Sarawak.

What to Expect

The single, modern terminal at Miri Airport (code: MYY) primarily handles domestic routes. There are a few shops and eateries, though more are located landside than airside. Free WiFi helps pass the time. Economy class passengers can pay to enter the lounge with shower facilities for freshening up. See Airport Lounges in the guide below for location and access information.

Sleeping in Miri Airport

It seems the airport closes nightly, so overnight stays are not possible. For uninterrupted sleep, hotels are within walking distance. See the Airport Hotels section below for locations, or read 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 Miri 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

According to a reviewer, the airport closes at night. Sleeping in the airport is not possible.

Airport Hotels

If sleeping in the airport sounds like a nightmare, there are hotels near Miri Airport:

  • Jinhold Hotel & Serviced Apartment – Airport shuttle is available. » Check Rates

For more options, visit Tripadvisor to see a list of hotels in Miri, search for deals and read traveller reviews.

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. Visit the individual lounge page for more details about the lounge itself and learn how to gain access with just an economy class ticket!

  • Executive Lounge – Location: Main Terminal, Airside, Departure Hall. Showers are available. Lounge Access: Pay at the Door.

Related Pages: Miri Airport Lounges

Rest & Relaxation Zones

No dedicated sleeping areas, quiet areas or rest zones exist. If this information has changed, click here to update this guide.

Drinking Water

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

Food & Drinks

There does not appear to be any 24-hour operations. There is a food court with restaurants and at least one coffee shop.

Mobile Charging

At the time of this update, we had no information about mobile charging availability. If you know, click here to update this airport guide.

Luggage Storage & Lockers

Unavailable. If this is incorrect, click here to update this guide.


Showers can be found inside the lounge. [ see Airport Lounges above ]

WiFi / Internet

WiFi is available at Miri Airport.

More Airport Information

More Services, Facilities & Things To Do On A Layover

ATMs / Cash Machines – Need cash? ATMs are available. Fees may apply, so check your bank’s fee schedule and daily withdrawal limit if you are travelling internationally. You may also want to notify your bank of your travel plans. Location: unknown.

Duty-Free & Shopping – A Duty-Free shop and a few other small stores are available.

Pharmacy – Yes, available. Location and hours are not known.

Prayer Room – A prayer room and a mosque are available at the airport.

SIM Cards – A reader has asked us to include where to buy SIM Cards. If you know, click here to update this airport guide.

Miri Airport is served by the following airlines: Air Asia • Malaysia Airlines.
Airport Transportation: Getting To/From The Airport

Hotel Shuttles

See also Airport Hotels above.


Taxis are readily available for hire in the ground transportation area.

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.