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Sevilla Airport Guide

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

Security comes around 12:30 to check your identity right after they close entrance doors. They were very nice I had no problem with them and they let you sleep. – quebecgirl

SVQ 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 Sevilla Airport.

What to Expect

Sevilla Airport (code: SVQ) has a small, modern terminal that handles local and regional flights and serves as a hub for low-cost carriers. Amenities include several eateries and shops, including duty-free, but none are open 24 hours, so plan ahead if you stay the night. You can take advantage of free WiFi and many power outlets. Economy class passengers can pay to enter an airport lounge. See Airport Lounges in the guide below for location and access information.

Sevilla Airport Guide
Seating at boarding gates (Photo by SleepingInAirports / Feb 2020)

Sleeping in Sevilla Airport

A 2020 review indicates that it is not possible to sleep here overnight.  Daytime sleepers will find plentiful armrest-free seating and ample floor space.  Overnight sleepers must stay outside the terminal (bring bug repellent) or at a nearby hotel.  See our Airport Hotels section below for locations, 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, continue scrolling down to explore more in our Sevilla 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

According to the airport’s website, the airport is open from 4:30 AM – 11:00 PM during the summer (April – October) or 5:30 AM – 12:00 AM during the winter (November – March).

Airport Hotels

If sleeping in Sevilla airport sounds like a nightmare, there are nearby hotels within a 10-minute drive:

  • Apartamentos Vértice Bib Rambla   No airport shuttle. » Check Rates
  • Hotel San Pablo Sevilla  – No airport shuttle.  » Check Rates
  • Hotel M.A. Sevilla Congresos – No airport shuttle.  » Check Rates

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

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 paying at the door, purchasing a lounge pass, or using a lounge membership program. Visit the individual lounge page for more details about the lounge itself and learn how to gain access with just an economy class ticket!

  • VIP Lounge – Sala Azahar – Location: Airside, 3rd Floor Boarding Area (Schengen and Non-Schengen flights). Lounge Access: Pay at the Door • Prepaid lounge passes • Lounge membership programs.

Related Pages: Sevilla Airport Lounges

Rest & Relaxation Zones

No dedicated sleeping areas, quiet areas or rest zones exist. If this information has changed, click here to update this guide.

More Airport Information

More Services, Facilities & Things To Do On A Layover

ATMs / Cash Machines – Need cash? ATMs are available. Fees may apply, so check your bank’s fee schedule and daily withdrawal limit if you are travelling internationally. You may also want to notify your bank of your travel plans. Locations: Departures area and Boarding zone.

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

Duty-Free & Shopping – A duty-free store and a small selection of shops are available before and after security. Hours: Most stores operate between 8:30 – 8:00 PM).

Food & Drinks – There are no 24-hour food and beverage concessions, but you will find these options.

  • Landside: Burger King (Hours: 11:00 AM – depending on flight schedule)
  • Airside: Lavazza (Hours: 5:30 AM-8:30 PM), Tomas Food Truck (5:00 AM – 10:00 PM).

Information Desk – If you have any questions? There is an information desk which may be able to provide assistance. Location: Landside, P1. Hours: unknown.

Luggage Storage & Lockers – Not available.

Luggage Wrapping – Protect your bags by having them covered with plastic wrap. Location: first floor, near the check-in.

Medical Services – First aid services are available if you feel unwell or injured yourself. Locations: Floor 0, Arrivals zone. There are also 4 Automated External Defibrillators (AED) (Departures Hall, first floor • Shopping area, first floor • Boarding zone, ground floor • Baggage reclaim lounge, ground floor).

Mobile Charging – At the time of this update, we had no information about mobile charging availability. If you know, click here to update this airport guide.

Observation Deck – Watch the planes take off at the “El Mirador” observation deck. Location: Airside, Floor 1.

Postal Services – Drop off your last-minute postcards to friends and family from the airport’s mailbox. Location: Departures Hall, ground floor.

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.

WiFi/Internet – Free unlimited WiFi is available at Sevilla Airport. Connect to the “Airport Free Wifi AENA” network.

Sevilla Airport is served by the following airlines: Air Arabia Maroc • Air Europa • Air France • Air Nostrum • Air Horizon LTD • Blue Air • British Airways • EasyJet • Edelweiss • Iberia • Lufthansa • Neos Spa • Ryanair • TAP Air Portugal • Transavia • Volotea • Vueling Airlines • Wizz Air.
Airport Transportation: Getting To/From The Airport


Linea EA: Airport Special buses offer daily service between the airport and Plaza de Armas in the city center. Stops along the way include Santa Justa rail and AVE station. At the time of this update, a one-way journey costs €4 and takes about 35 minutes.

Car Rentals

The following car rental agencies are available onsite: Avis/Budget • Enterprise • Europcar • Goldcar • Hertz • Sixt. Location: Floor 0.

Hotel Shuttles

See also Airport Hotels above.


Taxis are available at the taxi stand right outside of the Arrivals area. A flat rate applies to all fares within the city limits. Metered intercity rates apply for all other destinations. For more fare information, visit the Sevilla Airport website.

Last updated: 2024-01-30

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.