Sleeping in Airports

Montpellier Airport Guide

Whether you have a layover, overnight sleepover or you are just quickly passing through, our Montpellier 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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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 during their time at Montpellier–Méditerranée Airport.

What to Expect

  • A small, but modern single-terminal international airport with a limited variety of shops, restaurants and services.
  • WiFi is available. See WiFi information in the airport guide below.

Where to Sleep

  • Overnight stays are not permitted at this airport. 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 paying at the door.

  • Promeo Lounge – A Lounge for eligible passengers is located airside, close to Gates 16 and 17. Lounge Access: 18€ (9€ for 2-12 years and free entrance for children under 2). Pay at the reception desk.

Airport Hotels

If sleeping in Montpellier Airport does not appeal to you, there is a hotel located at the airport:

  • Aeroport Hotel – (5 minute walk from the terminal) This is the only hotel on the airport premises. Free shuttle is available from 5:30AM – 10:00PM, upon request.  » Check Rates

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

Airport WiFi/Internet

Free unlimited WiFi is available at Montpellier Airport. Connect to the “WIFI-by-MPL-AIRPORT” 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: Arrivals hall, next to the information desk.

Duty Free & Shopping – Duty Free (Hours: opens one hours before the first departure and closes after the last flight) is available as well as a Relay convenience shop (Hours: 5:15AM – 8:45PM) and a one other small shop.

Family Services
» Baby Changing Facilities – Location: Arrival Hall Toilets
» Children’s Area – A children’s playground is located in the departures lounge upper level.

Food & Drinks – At the time of this update there were no 24-hour food and beverage concessions. Trib’s Bar and Restaurant can be found in the Departures Hall (Landside) and in the Boarding Lounge (Airside). Both locations open one hour before the first flight (two hours before international flights) and close after the last flight.

Information Desk – Location: between the Departures and Arrivals Hall. Languages spoken: French, English, German, Arabic. Hours: 5:30AM – 11:15PM.

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]

Post Office – Yes. Mailbox located opposite to the information desk, between the departures and arrivals halls, landside.

Rest Zones – Not available.

Showers – Not available.

Airport Hours

The airport is open 5:30AM – 11:00PM.

Airlines

As of February 2018, Montpellier airport is served by the following airlines: Aer Lingus • Air Algérie • Air Arabia Maroc • Air France • British Airways • Chalair • easyJet • Eurowings • Germania • HOP! • KLM • Norwegian • Royal Air Maroc • Ryanair • SAS • Transavia • Voltea.

Airport Transportation: Getting To/From The Airport

Bus

Montpellier “Airport Shuttle” line 120 links the airport to the Tramway network, via “Place de l’Europe” Tramway stop. Connection also available to Montpellier St Roch Railway Station via Tram 1 service from Place de l’Europe. For fares, routes and schedules, visit the Montpellier Airport website.

Car Rentals

The following car rental agencies are available onsite, opposite Arrivals: AutoRapido, Avis, Budget, Enterprise, Europcar, Hertz, Interrent, Sixt and Thrifty.

Taxi

Taxis are readily available outside of the airport terminal during airport hours of operation. Credit card payment is accepted with a minimum fare of 20 €.

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.