Sleeping in Airports

Sitka Airport Guide

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

Don’t get stuck there if you want to stay all night. There’s hardly anywhere for a nap either. -a traveller

SIT 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 Sitka Rocky Gutierrez Airport.

What to Expect

Sitka Airport (code: SIT) consists of a tiny terminal with few amenities beyond a restaurant that may, more may not, be open.  There are no private lounges at this airport and no WiFi at the time of this update.

Sleeping in Sitka Airport

We have yet to receive any sleep-related airport reviews.  Overnight sleeping is reportedly not allowed at this airport.  For uninterrupted sleep, there are hotels near the airport. See Airport Hotels in the guide below 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 Sitka 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

If sleeping in the airport sounds like a nightmare, there are hotels near Sitka Airport that provide airport shuttles:

With Covid restrictions constantly changing, we recommend that you confirm shuttle availability prior to booking and/or prior to your arrival.

  • Sitka Hotel – Airport shuttle is available upon request.  » Check Rates
  • Totem Square Hotel & Marina – Free airport shuttle is available.  » Check Rates
  • Westmark Sitka Hotel – Free scheduled airport shuttle is available. » Check Rates

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

Airport Lounges

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

Airport WiFi / Internet

As of this update we were unable to confirm whether internet access is available. If you know, click here to update this airport guide.

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

Food & Drink – There is at least one restaurant available landside.

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

The airport appears to operate on very limited/sporadic hours and the ticket counters are only open until 10:00PM. 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.

Airlines

Sitka airport is served by the following airlines: Alaska Airlines • Delta Air Lines.

Airport Transportation: Getting To/From The Airport

Hotel Shuttles

See also Airport Hotels above.

Shared-Ride Van

Sitka Tours offers an economical airport shuttle service between the airport and downtown Sitka.

Taxis

Metered taxis are readily available for hire in the ground transportation area.

Last updated: 2022-03-14

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.