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Sfax Airport Guide

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

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SFA Airport Overview

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

What to Expect

Sfax Airport (code: SFA) has a small but fairly new terminal that handles a few regional routes. Plan ahead for food and entertainment as we are unable to confirm any shops, eateries, or WiFi.

Sleeping in Sfax Airport

We do not yet have any sleep-related airport reviews.  For uninterrupted sleep, hotels are nearby. 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 Sfax 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

While there are no hotels at Sfax, the drive to the city center is approx. 17-20 minutes.  Visit Tripadvisor to see a list of hotels in Sfax, search deals and read traveller reviews.

Airport Lounges

As of this update we were unable to confirm whether the airport has any first class or business lounges. If you know, click here to update this airport guide.

Airport WiFi/Internet

A reader (Tarbolt88) tells us that WiFi is not available at Sfax Airport.  (as of November 25, 2021)

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

Luggage Storage & Lockers – Not available.

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 – 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

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

Sfax airport is served by the following airlines: Afriqiyah Airways • Libyan Airlines • Tunisair.

Transportation

Hotel Shuttles

See also Airport Hotels above.

Taxis

Taxis are available outside the terminal.

Last updated: 2022-04-26

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.