Whether you have a layover, overnight sleepover or you are just quickly passing through, our Mobile 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.
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MOB 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 Mobile Regional Airport.
What to Expect
Passenger services at Mobile Airport (code: MOB) are provided in a small, partially renovated terminal with limited services. There is a small eatery and gift shop/newsstand on each side of security. WiFi is available to help pass the time. Additional comfort can be found through fee-based access to the airport’s first-class lounge. See Airport Lounges in the guide below.
Sleeping in Mobile Airport
We do not yet have any recent sleep-related airport reviews. At the time of the last review, the airport was said to have comfortable armrest-free couch seating. Bring earplugs! The frequent announcements could make for a rough sleep. For uninterrupted sleep, there are hotels near the airport. See Airport Hotels in the guide below or read some traveller airport reviews for more tips.
Some airport reviews and tips in this guide and elsewhere on the site were written before March 2020 and may no longer be valid. 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.
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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.
If sleeping in Mobile airport sounds like a nightmare, there are hotels within a 15-minute drive.
With Covid restrictions constantly changing, we recommend that you confirm shuttle availability prior to booking and/or prior to your arrival.
- Hampton Inn & Suites Providence Park Mobile Airport – Free shuttle is available. » Check Rates
- Homewood Suites by Hilton Mobile – No airport shuttle. » Check Rates
For more options, visit Tripadvisor to see a list of hotels in Mobile, search deals and read traveller reviews.
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 paying at the door:
- Executive Club – Offers free complimentary snacks and beverages, TV, magazines, and newspapers, Work areas with data ports. Lounge Access: One day pass ($10) / Annual pass ($50). All active duty military receive free access.
Airport WiFi / Internet
Free WiFi is available at Mobile Airport. Connect to the “Free Mobile Airport WiFi” network.
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: Landside, First Floor • Airside, near the Cruise City Bar and Grill.
Children’s Play Area – When you want to ensure your kids burn off all their energy before their flight, take them to the children’s play area. Location: 2nd Floor.
Duty Free & Shopping – Duty Free shopping is not available. Hudson News is located landside and airside. Hours: unknown.
Food & Drinks – Food concessions throughout the airport operate with varying schedules. At the time of this update, there are no 24-hour dining options. Vending machines are also available in the airport. Food options include: Carpe Diem Coffee & Tea (landside/airside) • Chart Room Bar (landside – 21 and older only) • Cruise City Bar & Grill (airside) • Quizno’s (landside).
Information Desk – If you have any questions, visit the customer service desk for assistance. Location: center of the first floor in the terminal. Hours: 5:00AM – last flight arrival.
Luggage Storage & Lockers – Not available.
Mobile Charging – A charging bar is located landside on the 2nd Floor. There are also charging ports behind seating airside in the departure area.
Post Office – There is a stamp machine located near the Customer service, landside, on the first floor. A post office is located within walking distance from terminal building. Hours: 9:00AM – 4:30PM (Mon-Fri); 9:00AM – 12:00PM (Sat); Sunday closed.
Rest Zones – There are no dedicated sleeping areas, quiet areas or rest zones. If this information has changed, click here to update this guide.
Showers – Not available.
SIM Cards – A reader has asked us to include where to buy SIM Cards. If you know, click here to update this airport guide.
Valet Car Wash – If you are leaving your car at the airport with the valet you can request a car wash so that you have a nice clean car when you see it again. Rate: $15.
The airport is open 24 hours.
Mobile airport is served by the following airlines: American Airlines • Delta Air Lines • United Airlines • Via Air.
Airport Transportation: Getting To/From The Airport
The following car rental agencies are available onsite: Alamo • Avis • Dollar • Enterprise • Hertz • National • Thrifty.
A few area hotels provide airport shuttle service: Hampton Inn & Suites Providence Park Mobile Airport • Holiday Inn Mobile Airport.
See also Airport Hotels above.
Taxis are readily available at the ground transportation area during airport hours of operation. All taxis are metered, and reservations are not required.
Last updated: 2022-03-08
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.