Sleeping in Airports

Siem Reap Airport Guide

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

Quite a clean place but not for sleeping over….there is no place to sleep over unless you’ve checked in. The place closes down after the Korean Air flight leaves. – surejb

Airport Overview

To help you plan your layover or overnight sleepover, we are here to give you the low-down on what travellers have reported back to us during their time at Siem Reap International Airport.

What to Expect

  • A clean and newly-built single terminal international airport, with a nice (but pricey!) variety of shopping and dining options.
  • Free WiFi is available. See WiFi in the airport guide below.
  • Economy class passengers can pay to enter the airport’s first class lounge. See Airport Lounges in the airport guide below for locations and rates.

Where to Sleep

  • Overnight stays are not permitted in this airport.
  • For uninterrupted sleep, there are hotels near the airport. See Airport Hotels in the airport guide below.

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.

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 through a lounge membership program (ie. Priority Pass). 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!

Passes  Plaza Premium Lounge – Location: International Terminal, Airside, near Gates 3 and 4. Showers are available. Lounge Access: Pay at the Door • Prepaid lounge passes • Lounge membership programs. [ more lounge info ]

Airport Hotels

If sleeping in Siem Reap Airport does not appeal to you, there are hotels near the airport:

  • Paradise Eco Resort – (5 minutes from the airport) This is the closest hotel to the airport. Day room guests allowed free access to swimming pool (restaurant purchase required). No airport shuttle is available. » Check Rates
  • La Palmeraie d’Angkor – (5 minutes from the airport) Free airport shuttle service is available upon request. » Check Rates
  • La Maison d’Angkor – (5 minutes from the airport) Airport transfers are available upon request, $7.00 USD each way. » Check Rates

To see more options there is a list of hotels near Siem Reap Airport on Tripadvisor that can be sorted by price, distance, traveller rating and popularity.

Airport WiFi/Internet

Free WiFi is available at Siem Reap Airport.

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

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

Duty Free Shop – Dufry offers duty-free shopping in both the International Arrivals and Departures Halls from 5:00AM – 12:00AM. A limited variety of retail shops are also available.

Food & Drinks – There are no 24-hour food and beverage concessions available at this Airport. Most food concessions throughout the airport operate from 5:00AM or 6:00AM to 12:00AM or 1:00AM. Options include: Burger King • Costa Coffee • Dairy Queen • Dim Sum Emperors • FCC Bar • Kopitiam • Taste of Asia • The Blue Pumpkin • Yoshinoya • Starbucks • The Pizza Company.

Information Desk – There is an information desk located landside in both terminals.

Luggage Storage & Lockers – Not available.

Luggage Wrapping – Location: Check-In area. Hours: 5:00AM – 12:00AM.

Mobile Charging – At the time of this update, we did not have any information about mobile charging availability. If you know, write a review or email us at [email protected]

Pharmacy – U-Care Pharma. Location: New Extension Terminal. Hours: 5:00AM – 12:00AM.

Rest Zones – Not available.

Smoking – Smoking is permitted in the designated smoking areas/lounges.

Showers – Available in the Plaza Premium Lounge. [ see Airport Lounges above ]

Spa – Visit Your Beauty Spa for treatments. Location: Departure International Hall (Next to the Blue Pumpkin). Hours: 8:00AM – 12:00AM.

Airport Hours

The airport is open from 6:00AM – 1:00AM. Overnight stays are not permitted.


As of February 2018, Siem Reap airport is served by the following airlines: Air Asia • Air Busan • Air China • Air France • Air New Zealand • Air Seoul • Apsara Air • Asiana Airlines • Austrian Airlines • Bangkok Airways • Bassaka Air • Cambodia Angkor Air • Cambodia Bayon Airlines • Capital Airlines • Cathay Dragon • Cebu Pacific Air • China Eastern Airlines • China Southern Airlines • Delta Airlines • Eastar Jet • Emirates • Etihad Airways • Finnair • Hainan Airlines • Hong Kong Express • Japan Airlines • JC International Airlines • Jetstar • KLM • Korean Air • Lanmei Airlines • Lao Airlines • Lucky Air • Malaysia Airlines • Philippine Airlines • Qantas • Qatar Airways • Shandong Airlines • Silkair • Singapore Airlines • Sky Angkor Airlines • Small Planet Airlines • Spring Airlines • Thai Airways • Thai Smile • Thomson Airways • Tianjin Airlines • TransAsia Airways • T’way Air • VietJet Air • Vietnam Airlines • Virgin Australia Airlines • Xiamen Airlines.

Airport Transportation: Getting To/From The Airport


Taxis and three-wheel taxis are readily available for hire in the ground transportation area of the airport. At the time of this update, a one-way journey between the airport and city center costs about $7 USD in a three wheel taxi and ranges from $9 – $15 USD in a regular taxi (depending on the zone).

Last updated: 2018-10-23

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, write a review or send an email to [email protected] and we will update this guide.