Sleeping in Airports

Nizhny Airport Guide

Whether you have a layover, overnight sleepover or you are just quickly passing through, our Nizhny Novogorod 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 of what to expect during your time at Nizhny Airport.

What to Expect

  • There are two terminals: T1 is older, and T2 just opened in March 2016. Both are currently in operation while the airport decides how to divide the current airlines occupying the airports.
  • WiFi is available. See WiFi information in the airport guide below.
  • Economy class travellers can pay to access one of three airport lounges. See Airport Lounges in the airport guide below for locations and rates.

Where to Sleep

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  • For uninterrupted sleep, there is a hotel within walking distance of the terminal. 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 are lounges that you can enter 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  Business Lounge – Location: Multiple Locations. Hours: open 24 hours. Lounge Access: Prepaid lounge passes • Lounge membership programs. [ more lounge info ]

Airport Hotels

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

  • Airport Hotel – Located 500m from the airport terminal.
  • Hotel Volna – (22 mintes from airport) No airport shuttle.  » Check Rates

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

Airport WiFi / Internet

Free WiFi is available at Strigino Nizhny Novgorod Airport. Note, you must be able to receive the login-password via SMS.

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

Airport Museum – Hours: Open 9:00AM – 2:00PM (Mon-Fri)

ATMs / Cash Machines – Need cash? ATMs are available. Machines are operated by Sberbank, Gazprombank, Credit Europ Bank, Rosbank, and Metkombank. 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, 1st floor, Arrivals Hall.

Baggage Storage – Location: Departures Hall, Landside, 1st floor

Baggage Wrapping – Location: Departures Hall, Landside, 1st floor

Cloak Room – If you you are travelling to a destination that does not require warm outerwear, you can store items in the cloak room. Location: Departures Hall, Landside, 1st floor. Rate: 50 Roubles per day. Hours: open 24/7.

Currency Exchange – Available.

Duty-Free & Shopping – Location: International Departures, Airside, 2nd floor.

Food & Drinks – Shokoladnitsa Cafe, Location: International Departures, Airside, 2nd floor • Shokoladnitsa Cafe, Location: Domestic Departures, Airside, 2nd floor • Shokoladnitsa Cafe (two cafes), Location: Departures Hall, Landside, 1st floor,

Information Kiosk / Lost & Found – Location: Departures Hall, Landside, 1st floor.

Left Luggage & Lockers – Available

Medical Services –  A medical station can be found in the Arrivals Hall, Landside, 1st floor.

Nursery Room – Features a kitchen, bedroom (disposable bedclothes included), game room, bathroom with dryer rack, and tv lounge. Free to use for children under 7 years old (or disabled children under 14 years old) and one accompanying parent. Must show passport, or other photo ID, and flight ticket. Overnight accommodation is possible. Guests are granted entrance upon passing a medical inspection at the entrance. Passengers who need medical attention are prohibited from entering and are referred to the medical unit. Hours: Open 24/7. Location: Domestic Departures, Airside, 2nd floor.

Pharmacy – Location: Arrivals Hall, Landside, 1st floor.

Post Office – Location: Domestic Departures, Airside, 2nd floor.

Tour Operator – Location: Arrivals Hall, Landside, 1st floor.

Airport Hours

The airport is open 24 hours.

Airport Transportation: Getting To/From The Airport

Information not available.

Last updated: 2018-10-23

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.