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Santa Fe Airport Guide

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

SAF Airport Overview

santa fe airport guideTo help you plan your layover or overnight sleepover, here is a quick run-down about what to expect during your time at Santa Fe Regional Airport.

What to Expect

Santa Fe Airport (code: SAF) consists of a small terminal with a restaurant and vending machines. WiFi is available to help pass the time. There are no private lounges at this airport.

Sleeping in Santa Fe Airport

According to a 2019 review, the airport closes at night and it is not possible to stay overnight.  For uninterrupted sleep, there are hotels within a quick shuttle ride of the airport. See Airport Hotels in the guide below or read some 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 web site for current information.  For more airport information continue scrolling down to explore more in our Santa Fe 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 Hours

The airport is open up to two hours before the first flight of the day, and closed one hour after the last flight of the day.

Airport Hotels

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

  • Inn At Santa Fe, SureStay Collection By Best Western – Free airport shuttle is available. » Check Rates
  • Hyatt Place Santa Fe – Free airport shuttle is available.  » Check Rates

For more options, visit Tripadvisor to see a list of hotels in Santa Fe, search deals and read traveller reviews.

Airport Lounges

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

Rest & Relaxation Zones

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

WiFi / Internet

Free WiFi is available at Santa Fe Airport.

More Airport Information

More Services, Facilities & Things To Do On A Layover

Drinking Water – Information is unavailable. Does the airport have water fountains or water bottle refill stations? Click here to update this guide.

Food & Drinks – A full-service restaurant is available in the terminal. Location: Unknown. Hours: 8:00AM – 3:30PM. Vending machines are also available.

Luggage Storage & Lockers – Unavailable. If this is incorrect, click here to update this guide.

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.

Showers – Unavailable. If this is incorrect, click here to update this guide.

SIM Cards – A reader has asked us to include where to buy SIM Cards. If you know, click here to update this airport guide.

Santa Fe airport is served by the following airlines: American Airlines • United Airlines.
Airport Transportation: Getting To/From The Airport

Car Rentals

Avis and Hertz offer car rental services onsite, while Enterprise and Budget serve the airport from off-site locations.

Hotel Shuttles

A few area hotels provide airport shuttle service: Inn At Santa Fe, SureStay Collection By Best WesternHyatt Place Santa Fe.

See also Airport Hotels above.


Metered taxis are available only upon request.

Last updated: 2024-01-31

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.