Sleeping in Airports

Najaf Airport Guide

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

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 Najaf Airport.

What to Expect

Najaf Airport is a former air base that was converted into small, commercial terminal in 2008. The airport primarily handles flights across the Middle East. Shopping, dining options, and WiFi are available.

Where to Sleep

We have no sleep-related reviews, but this airport seems to close overnight. Have a backup plan if you’re planning to spend the night. For uninterrupted sleep, nearby hotels offer shuttle service for a fee. See our Airport Hotels section below for more info.

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

As of this update we were unable to confirm whether the airport has any first class or business lounges. If you know, click here to update this airport guide.

Airport Hotels

If sleeping in Al Najaf International Airport does not appeal to you, these are some of the closest hotels to the airport:

  • Al Murooj Hotel– (22 minutes from the airport) Airport shuttle available ($). » Check Rates
  • Al Ghaleb Hotel – (25 minutes from the airport) Airport shuttle available ($). » Check Rates
  • Hotel Qasr Aldur – (25 minutes from the airport) Airport transfers are available ($). » Check Rates

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

Airport WiFi/Internet

WiFi is available at Al Najaf Airport.

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

Currency Exchange – Available.

Duty Free & Shopping – Available.

Food & Drinks – At the time of this update it is not known if there are any 24 hour concessions available. There are restaurants available; however, no further details are known.

Luggage Storage & Lockers – Not available.

Luggage Wrapping – Available.

Medical Services – Yes

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.

Prayer Room – A mosque is available.

Rest Zones – Not available.

Showers – Not available.

Smoking – Permitted in designated smoking lounges.

Airport Hours

As of this update, we were unable to confirm airport hours of operation. If you know the hours, click here to update this airport guide.

Airlines

As of January 2019, Najaf airport is served by the following airlines: Air Arabia • ATA Airlines • Caspian Airlines • Fly Baghdad • FlyDubai • Gulf Airlines • Iran Aseman Airlines • Iraqi Airways • Jazeera Airlines • Kuwait Airways • Mahan Air • Meraj Air Lines • Middle East Airlines • Pakistan International Airways • Qatar Airways • Qeshm Airlines • Royal Jordanian • Taban Air • Turkish Airlines • Zagros Airlines.

Airport Transportation: Getting To/From The Airport

Taxis

Taxis are available 24-hours just outside the terminal.

Last updated: 2019-01-16

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.