Sleeping in Airports

Rick Husband Amarillo Airport Guide

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

The only interaction I had w/staff was lifting my feet so the cleaning guy could push his buffer under my seat. – Paul

AMA Airport Overview

rick husband amarillo airport guideTo help you plan your layover or overnight sleepover, here is a quick run-down about what to expect during your time at Rick Husband Amarillo International Airport.

What to Expect

Amarillo Airport (code: AMA) is a modern single-terminal facility with one concourse and seven gates. There is an airside gift shop, bar/lounge, a landslide gift shop and restaurant, and free WiFi throughout the terminal. There are no private lounges at this airport.

Sleeping in Amarillo Airport

A traveller reported plenty of no-arm seats throughout the terminal. And a few benches that are suitable for sleep as well. For uninterrupted sleep, there are hotels near the airport. See Airport Hotels in the guide below or read traveller airport reviews for more tips.

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. You can also visit the airport’s website for current information. For more airport information, scroll down to explore more in our Amarillo 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 hotelsAirport Hotels

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

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

airport loungeAirport Lounges

There are no pay-per-use lounges available at this airport.

wifiAirport WiFi / Internet

Free WiFi is available at Rick Husband Amarillo Airport.

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

Baby Care Facilities – Baby changing facilities are in restrooms throughout the terminal. A family restroom is available airside near the restaurant.

Duty Free & Shopping – Two gift shops are available, one each airside and landside.

Food & Drinks – A full-service restaurant and two full bars are available in the terminal, with locations available both landside and airside. At the time of this update, 24-hour dining is not available.

Luggage Storage & Lockers – Unavailable.

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 – Unavailable.

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 hoursAirport Hours

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


Amarillo airport is served by the following airlines: Allegiant Airlines • American Airlines • Southwest Airlines • United Airlines.

transportationAirport Transportation: Getting To/From The Airport

Car Rentals

Avis • Alamo • Enterprise • National offer car rental services onsite.   Visit our travel partner at Tripadvisor to search for car rental deals.

Hotel Shuttles

Fairfield Inn & Suites hotel offers free airport transportation for guests.   See also Airport Hotels above.

Ride Sharing

Uber and Lyft operating throughout Amarillo. A ride from the airport to the city centre will cost about $19.90.


Metered taxis are readily available at the ground transportation area, during airport hours of operation.

Amarillo Airport Photo Gallery

Related Pages: Amarillo Airport Photos

Last updated: 2024-02-06

This guide is for informational purposes only to assist with your planning.  All information, including rates and hours, is 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 websites. 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.