Sleeping in Airports

Mulu Airport Guide

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

The airport is carved out of the Borneo jungle so the scenery is spectacular particularly when flying in or out of the airstrip. – Mark

MZV Airport Overview

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

What to Expect

The tiny terminal at Mulu Airport (code: MZV) perfectly reflects its jungle location. Bring your own snacks and entertainment, as shopping and dining options are very limited and we can’t confirm if WiFi is available.

Sleeping in Mulu Airport

The airport closes daily by 4:00PM, so overnight stays are not possible. For uninterrupted sleep, nearby hotels offer shuttle service. See our Airport Hotels section below for more info or read some 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 Mulu 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 hotelsAirport Hotels

If sleeping in the airport sounds like a nightmare, there are a few homestays and hotels near Mulu Airport:

  • Mulu Marriott Resort & Spa – Free airport shuttle is available, must be pre-booked. » Check Rates
  • Mulu River Lodge – Airport shuttle is available for a fee. » Check Rates
  • Benarat Lodge – Free airport shuttle is available.  » Check Rates

For more options, visit Tripadvisor to see a list of hotels in Gunung Mulu National Park, search deals and read traveller reviews.

airport loungeAirport Lounges

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

Regardless of what class of service you are flying, there are lounges that you can enter through a lounge membership program. 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!

  • VIP Lounge – Location: unknown. Lounge Access: unknown.

wifiAirport WiFi/Internet

At the time of this update, we did not have any information about WiFi availability. If you know, click here to update this airport guide.

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

Duty Free & Shopping – Yes.

Food & Drinks – Yes.

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, click here to update this airport guide.

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.

airport hoursAirport Hours

The airport operates daily from dawn until 4:00PM.

airlinesAirlines

Mulu airport is served by the following airlines: Malaysia Airlines.

transportationAirport Transportation: Getting To/From The Airport

Hotel Shuttles

See also Airport Hotels above.

Taxis

Taxis are available outside the terminal.

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.