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

REP Airport Overview

siem reap airport guideTo help you plan your layover or overnight sleepover, here is a quick run-down about what to expect during your time at Siem Reap International Airport.

What to Expect

The modern terminal at Siem Reap Airport (code: REP) is divided into domestic and international areas. Amenities include several eateries offering Asian and Western fare and duty-free and retail shops. Free WiFi helps pass the time. Economy class passengers can pay to enter an airport lounge that has shower facilities. See Airport Lounges in the guide below for location and access information.

Sleeping in Siem Reap Airport

The airport closes nightly from 1:00AM until 6:00AM, so overnight stays are not permitted. For uninterrupted sleep, nearby hotels offer shuttle service. See the Airport Hotels section below for locations 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 Siem Reap 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 loungeAirport 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. 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!

  • Plaza Premium Lounge Temporarily Closed – Location: International Terminal, Airside, near Gates 3 and 4. Showers are available. Lounge Access: Pay at the Door • Lounge membership programs.

Airline Lounges

If you are a First or Business Class traveller you may have access to the lounges listed below. For more information, check the airline’s web site.

  • Bangkok Airways Lounge – Location: International Terminal, Airside.

Related Pages: Siem Reap Airport Lounges

airport hotelsAirport Hotels

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

  • La Palmeraie d’Angkor – No airport shuttle.  » Check Rates
  • Angkor Howard Hotel and Convention Center – No airport shuttle.  » Check Rates
  • Pacific Hotel & Spa – No airport shuttle.  » Check Rates

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

wifiAirport WiFi/Internet

Free WiFi is available at Siem Reap Airport.

airport infoMore 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.

Currency Exchange – Foreign currency exchange counters are available in the Departures and Arrivals areas of the airport.

Duty Free Shop – Dufry offers duty-free shopping in both the International Arrivals and Departures Halls from 6:00AM – 12:00AM. A limited variety of retail shops are also available including a Relay News (International Departures – opens at 6:30AM) for any last minute snack needs.

Food & Drinks – There are no 24-hour food and beverage concessions available at this Airport. Most food concessions throughout the airport operate from 6:30AM until the last flight. Options include: Angkor Kopitam • Burger King • Coffee Club • Dairy Queen • Dim Sum Emperors • FCC Bar • Starbucks (Landside – opens at 4:00AM) • Taste of Asia • The Blue Pumpkin • Yoshinoya.

Information Desk – Have any questions? There is an information desk located in the Check-in Hall to provide assistance!

Luggage Storage & Lockers – Not available.

Luggage Wrapping – Protect your bags from theft and damage by having your bags wrapped in plastic. Location: Check-In area, in front of counter #5. Hours: 5:00AM – 12:00AM.

Medical Services – If you feel unwell or injure yourself, first aid services are available. Ask for assistance at the Information Desk.

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 – U-Care Pharma. Location: International Departure, after immigration. Hours: 6:00AM – 12:00AM or until the last flight.

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

Smoking – Smoking is permitted in the designated smoking areas/lounges: International Departure in front of gate 9/10 • Domestic Departure Terminal next to the Senteurs D’Angkor shop.

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

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

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

airport hoursAirport Hours

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


Siem Reap airport is served by the following airlines: Air Asia • Air Busan • Air China • Air Seoul • Bangkok Airways • Beijing Capital Airlines • Cambodia Air • Cambodia Angkor Air • Cambodia Bayon Airlines • Cebu Pacific Air • China Eastern Airlines • China Southern Airlines • Cathay Dragon • Far Eastern Air Transport • Hainan Airlines • Hong Kong Express • JC International Airlines • Jetstar • Lanmei Airlines • Lao Airlines • Malaysia Airlines • Shandong Airlines • Silkair • Sky Angkor Airlines • Spring Airlines • Thai AirAsia • Thai Smile Airways • VietJet Air • Vietnam Airlines • Xiamen Airlines.

transportationAirport Transportation: Getting To/From The Airport

Hotel Shuttles

See also Airport Hotels above.

Taxis & Tuk-Tuks

Taxis and Tuk-Tuks are readily available for hire in the ground transportation area. You can visit the Transportation Information Counter (Arrivals area) to pre-purchase a ticket for your destination.

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.