Sleeping in Airports

Porlamar Airport Guide

Whether you have a layover, overnight sleepover or you are just quickly passing through, our Porlamar 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 was told by security the best place to sleep is in the domestic terminal. – a traveller

PMV Airport Overview

porlamar airport guideTo help you plan your layover or overnight sleepover, here is a quick run-down about what to expect during your time at Porlamar’s Santiago Mariño Caribbean International Airport.

What to Expect

Porlamar Airport (code: PMV) consists of a single-terminal international airport with Domestic and International sections. There are a few shops and a restaurant/cafe that will make you wish you were eating somewhere else (but excellent coffee!).

Sleeping in Porlamar Airport

We do not yet have any sleep-related airport reviews.  For uninterrupted sleep, there are hotels near the airport. See our Airport Hotels section below for locations or read some traveller airport reviews for more tips.

Covid-19 Update

Some airport reviews and tips in this guide and elsewhere on the site were written before March 2020 and may no longer be valid. 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 Porlamar 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 Lounges

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

Premier Club – Location: National Terminal, Airside.  Lounge Access: unknown.

Related Pages: Porlamar Airport Lounges

Airport Hotels

There are no hotels directly at Porlamar Airport, but there are several hotels in the nearby town of El Yaque (approx. 10 minute drive away).  Visit Tripadvisor to see a list of hotels in Porlamar, search deals and read traveller reviews.

Airport WiFi/Internet

At the time of this update, we do not have any information about WiFi availability at Porlamar Airport. If you know, click here to update the guide.

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

ATMs / Cash Machines – Need cash? ATMs are available. 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.

Currency Exchange – Foreign currency services are available. Location: unknown.

Duty Free & Shopping – Duty Free is available as well as shops selling souvenirs and magazines.

Food & Drinks – There are several options within the airport. It seems that the Domestic Area offers more food options than the International Area. Hours: unknown.

Luggage Storage & Lockers – Not available.

Medical Services – If you require medical attention, the Medical Clinic provides services at the airport.

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 Hours

While it appears that this airport closes for several hours at night, as of this update, we were unable to confirm airport hours of operation.  If you know the airport hours, click here to update this airport guide.


Porlamar airport is served by the following airlines: Avior Airlines • Conviasa • Laser Airlines.

Airport Transportation: Getting To/From The Airport

Car Rentals

Car rentals are available. No further information is available at this time.

Hotel Shuttles

See also Airport Hotels above.

Last updated: 2022-10-28

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.