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

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 about their time at Sitka Rocky Gutierrez Airport.

What to Expect

Sitka Rocky Gutierrez Airport 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.

Where to Sleep

As of October 2018, we have received no sleep-related reviews from travellers who have passed through this airport, but overnight sleeping is reportedly not allowed at this airport. Please write a review to help future travellers! 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

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

Airport Hotels

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

  • Totem Square Hotel & Marina – (4 minutes from the airport) Free airport shuttle is available. The hotel shuttle meets all Alaskan Airlines flights that arrive into Sitka Airport, so no phone call is needed for airport pick-up. » Check Rates
  • Westmark Sitka Hotel – (4 minutes from the airport) Free scheduled airport shuttle service. » Check Rates
  • Super 8 Sitka– (4 minutes from the airport) No airport shuttle. » Check Rates

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

Airport WiFi / Internet

As of this update we were unable to confirm whether internet access is available. If you know, please write a review or email us at [email protected]

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, write a review or email us at [email protected]

Rest Zones – Not available.

Showers – Not available.

Airport Hours

The terminal hours are unknown. However, the ticket counters are open 4:15AM – 10:00PM (daily).


As of February 2018, Sitka airport is served by the following airlines: American Airlines • Delta • Southwest Airlines • Alaska Airlines.

Airport Transportation: Getting To/From The Airport

Shared-Ride Van

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


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

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.