Sleeping in Airports

Salta Airport Guide

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

SLA Airport Overview

To help you plan your layover or overnight sleepover, here is a quick run-down about what to expect during your time at Salta’s Martín Miguel de Güemes International Airport.

What to Expect

salta airport guideSalta Airport (code: SLA) has a small, modern terminal that connects to several South American destinations. Amenities are limited to a few eateries and shops, though none are open 24 hours, so plan ahead if you’re staying the night. WiFi is available inside the airport lounge, which economy class passengers can pay to enter. See Airport Lounges in the guide below for location and access information.

Sleeping in Salta Airport

Overnight campers likely have no problem here. Try the cafeteria, which closes for the night, and push together a few chairs. Bring a sleeping bag or travel mat to lie on the floor, which is mostly uncarpeted. For uninterrupted sleep, hotels are nearby. See the Airport Hotels section below for locations or read some traveller airport reviews for more tips.

Covid-19 Update

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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 Salta airport sounds like a nightmare, there are several small hotels & hosterias nearby.  You will find more options in the city, which is a 20-minute drive away.  Visit Tripadvisor to see a list of hotels in Salta, search deals and read traveller reviews.

Airport Lounges

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

If you are an economy class traveller, you can enter the following lounge at Salta airport 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!

  • Aeropuertos VIP Club – Location: Landside, near entrance 2. Lounge Access: Lounge membership programs.

Related Pages: Salta Airport Lounges

Airport WiFi/Internet

WiFi is available at Salta Airport inside the lounge. At the time of this update, we did not have information about WiFi elsewhere in the terminal. If you know, click here to update this airport guide.

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

Duty Free & Shopping – At the time of this update, there are no duty free shops available at this airport. There are a few souvenir and gift shops located landside.

Food & Drinks – At the time of this update, there are no 24-hour food and beverage concessions available at this airport. A limited selection of food concessions are available landside.

Luggage Storage & Lockers – Not available.

Luggage Wrapping – Protect your bags from theft and damage by having your bags wrapped in plastic. Location: Landside, Main Hall. Rates: Unknown.

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.

Pharmacy – Aeroshop Pharmacy is available Landside. Hours: Unknown.

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 is open 24 hours, 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.

Airlines

Salta airport is served by the following airlines: Aerolíneas Argentinas • Andes • Boliviana de Aviación • Copa Airlines • Flybondi • LATAM • Norwegian • Paranair.

Airport Transportation: Getting To/From The Airport

Car Rentals

Hertz and Localiza offer car rental services onsite.

Hotel Shuttles

See also Airport Hotels above.

Taxis

Taxis and remises (privately-owned taxis) are available 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.