Sleeping in Airports

Münster Osnabrück Airport Guide

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

I slept there in 2003, and i had not forgotten the comfortable couches
– saioa

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 Münster Osnabrück International Airport.

What to Expect

  • A small, but modern single-terminal international airport, divided into separate areas for departures and arrivals. Shopping and dining options are limited.
  • WiFi is available. See WiFi information in the airport guide below.
  • Economy class passengers can pay to enter the airport’s first class lounge. See Airport Lounges in the airport guide below for locations and rates.

Where to Sleep

  • As of May 2017, we have no reviews from travellers who have attempted to sleep in this airport. Write a review to help future travellers!
  • 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, purchasing a lounge pass or through a lounge membership program (ie. Priority Pass). 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!

Passes  Relax Lounge – Location: Airside, intersection of Terminal 1 and 2. Lounge Access: Pay at the Door • Prepaid lounge passes • Lounge membership programs. [ more lounge info ]

Airport Hotels

If sleeping in Muenster Airport does not appeal to you, there are hotels near the airport:

  • Gasthof Waldesruh – (5 minutes from the airport) No airport shuttle. The hotel suggests a taxi – approx. 12,00€.  » Check Rates
  • Land Komforthotel Ferienhof Grosse Drieling – (5 minutes from the airport) No airport shuttle.  » Check Rates
  • Waldhaus an de Mialkwellen – (6 minutes from the airport) No airport shuttle.  » Check Rates

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

Airport WiFi/Internet

Unlimited free WiFi is available at Münster Osnabrück Airport. Connect to the FMO-WiFi network.

If you do not have a mobile device, there is an internet cafe in Terminal 2, first floor.

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

Airport Tours – Find out what happens at the airport during a behind-the-scenes airport tour including watch seeing a close-up take-offs, landings and the handling of airplanes. Minimum number of people is 15. Rates: cost is 45€ per person (25€ for children under 12). The price includes dinner buffet, airport tour and parking

Chapel – Location: Terminal 2, First Floor.

Duty Free & Shopping – Duty Free is available both Landside and Airside.

Food & Drinks – At the time of this update there were no 24-hour food options. You will find a few options both Landside and Airside, including a cafe, 2 full service bar/restaurants and a self-serve restaurant. Vending machines are available in the secure zone, on the first floor.

Information Desk – Yes.

Luggage Storage & Lockers – Location: entrance to the multi-storey car park (Parkhaus A – next to the car rental offices). Rate: 2 – 2.50 euros/24 hours.

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]

Observation Deck – Relax and watch planes taking off and landing from the vantage point of the airport’s observation deck. In the summer you can enjoy ice cream, cool beverages and grilled items. Location: Access the deck through the Bel Air Self Serve Restaurant or via stairs located on the left side of the airport building (Car Park P1). Hours: Open 24 Hours.

Prayer Room – Location: Terminal 2, first floor.

Rest Zones – Not available.

Showers – Available. Unfortunately, we do not have details about location and fees.

Airport Hours

The airport is open 24 hours.


As of February 2018, Münster Osnabrück airport is served by the following airlines: Ais Airlines • Eurowings • FlyEgypt • Germania • Lufthansa • Pegasus Airlines • Small Planet Airlines • Sun Express.

Airport Transportation: Getting To/From The Airport


Muenster Airport is accessed by express bus line S50, line D50, regional line R51, Osnabrück line X150 and Ibbenbüren regional line S50. For fares, routes and schedules, visit the Münster Osnabrück Airport website.

Car Rentals

The following car rental agencies are available onsite: Avis/Budget, Europcar/Interrent, Hertz/Thrifty and Sixt.

Taxi and Shuttle

Metered taxis and shared-ride shuttles are available at Muenster Airport during airport hours of operation.

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.