Sleeping in Airports

Ørsta-Volda Airport Guide

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

Great airport to sleep in, nice staff that offered me an ekstra pillow too! – Olav

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 Ørsta–Volda Airport.

What to Expect

  • A small single-terminal airport, served solely by commuter flights on Widerøe airline. Shopping and dining options are non-existent, except for a few vending machines.
  • Free WiFi is available. See WiFi in the airport guide below.

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

There are no pay-per-use lounges at the airport.

Airport Hotels

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

  • Hotell Ivar Aasen – (5 minutes from the airport) No airport shuttle.  » Check Rates
  • Volda Turisthotell – (9 minutes from the airport) No airport shuttle.  » Check Rates

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

Airport WiFi/Internet

Free WiFi is available at Orsta Airport for two hours. Connect to the “Airport” network, select “Free” and follow the instructions. When your time has expired you can log on again. You can also pay for faster internet connection.

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

ATMs / Cash Machines – Need cash? ATMs are available. Machines dispense the following currencies: norwegian kroners (NOK), US dollars (USD), British Pounds (GBP) and Danish Kroners (DKK). 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: unknown.

Food & Drinks – There are vending machines for soft drinks and coffee / espresso / soup / chocolate in the departure hall

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 – Not available.

Showers – Not available

Airport Hours

The airport is open 6:30AM – 8:00PM (Monday – Friday) • 9:00AM – 4:00PM (Saturday) • 11:00AM – 6:00PM (Sunday).


As of February 2018, Ørsta airport is served by the following airlines: SAS • KLM • Norwegian.

Airport Transportation: Getting To/From The Airport


A local bus service links Ørsta and Volda via Ørsta Airport. Buses run every 30 minutes (hourly after 5:30PM) and stop at Hovdebakken bus stop, which can be reached on foot from the airport terminal in 8 – 10 minutes. As of this January 2018 update, bus fare is NOK 25.

Car Rentals

Avis and Hertz offer car rental service onsite.


Taxis are readily available at the airport during airport hours of operation. A one-way journey between the airport and Ørsta city center takes 5 minutes and as of this January 2018 update, costs about NOK 150.

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: update the airport guide or  write a review.