Sleeping in Airports

Pune Airport Guide

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

My first impression was that it is a gas station with a big parking slot for airplanes.
– Michael

PNQ Airport Overview

pune airport guideTo help you plan your layover or overnight sleepover, here is a quick run-down about what to expect during your time at Pune International Airport.

What to Expect

Pune Airport (code: PNQ) has two terminals, a domestic and a recently built international, though a new airport is in the planning stages due to overcrowding. Facilities include a few eateries and shops, both airside and landside. WiFi is free for only 30 minutes. Economy class passengers may be able to enter a landside lounge, but we do not have additional details.

Sleeping in Pune Airport

We do not yet have any sleep-related airport reviews.  For uninterrupted sleep, there may be a small hotel for transit passengers.  Additional nearby hotels offer shuttle service for a fee. See our Airport Hotels section below for more info 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 Pune 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 Hotels

If sleeping in the airport sounds like a nightmare, there are hotels near Pune Airport:

With Covid restrictions constantly changing, we recommend that you confirm shuttle availability prior to booking and/or prior to your arrival.

  • Day Rooms – Retiring rooms are available inside the transit area of the airport. Details about the location and rates are unknown.
  • FabExpress Golden Leaf Airport – No airport shuttle. » Check Rates
  • Treebo Trend Eco Inn – No airport shuttle. » Check Rates
  • 7 Apple Hotel Viman Nagar – No airport shuttle.» Check Rates

For more options, visit Tripadvisor to see a list of hotels near Pune Airport that can be sorted by price, distance, traveller rating and popularity.

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 purchasing a lounge pass or through a lounge membership program. 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!

Bird Lounge – Location: Terminal 1, Landside, Departure Hall No.2, Ground Floor. Lounge Access: Lounge membership programs.

Passes  Earth Lounge – Location: Terminal 1, Airside, 1st Floor, opposite Gate 5.  Lounge Access: Prepaid lounge pass • Lounge membership programs.

Related Pages: Pune Airport Lounges

Airport WiFi/Internet

Free WiFi is available at Pune for 30 minutes.

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: Airside and Landside

Baggage Trolleys – Need a hand with your luggage? Baggage trolleys are available free of charge.

Child Care Room – Yes.

Currency Exchange – Yes.

Food & Drinks –  The airport offers two full restaurants, a juice bar and four snack bar/kiosks. Options are both Landside and Airside.

Luggage Storage & Lockers – Not available.

Luggage Wrapping – Protect your bags from theft and damage by having your bags wrapped in plastic. Rate: 225 per bag.

Medical Services – If you feel unwell or injure yourself, first aid services are available. Location: Arrivals Hall.

Mobile Charging – Mobile charging stations are available both Landside and Airside.

Post OfficeSend your last minute postcards to friends and family from airport’s post office. 

Rest Zones – There are no dedicated sleeping areas, quiet areas or rest zones. If this information has changed, click here to update this guide.

Shopping – There are a few souvenir type shops available.

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.

Smoking – Permitted in the smoking lounge in the departure area.

Spa Services – Available but exact Location: unknown.

Airport Hours

As of this update, we were unable to confirm airport hours of operation. We recommend that you read a few reviews before deciding to sleep in the airport overnight. If you know the airport hours, click here to update this airport guide and we will update this airport guide.

Airlines

Pune airport is served by the following airlines: AirAsia India • Air India Express • Air India • Alliance Air • GoAir • IndiGo • Lufthansa • SpiceJet • Vistara.

Airport Transportation: Getting To/From The Airport

Buses

The airport is connected to the public transport system. At the time of this update, no further information is known.

Hotel Shuttles

See also Airport Hotels above.

Taxis

Taxis and auto-rickshaws are readily available for hire in the ground transportation area.

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.