Sleeping in Airports

St. Kitts Airport Guide

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

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 St. Kitts Airport.

What to Expect

The small terminal at St. Kitts Airport opened in 2006 and handles Caribbean and North American flights. Amenities are limited to an airside restaurant/bar and a few shops, including duty-free. WiFi is not available. Economy class passengers can pay to enter an airport lounge just beyond the main terminal. See Airport Lounges in the airport guide below for location and access information.

Where to Sleep

This airport closes nightly, after the day’s last flight until 6:00AM, so overnight stays are not possible. For uninterrupted sleep, nearby hotels offer shuttle service. See our Airport Hotels section below for more info.

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.

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. 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!

  • YU Lounge – Location: 500 meters from the main terminal. Passengers are driven in a private vehicle to their departing flight. Lounge Access: Pay at the Door (€184).

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

  • Timothy Beach Resort – (Less than 9 miles from the airport) Airport tranfers are available upon request. Two days notice is required. The cost US$16.00 for up to 4 passengers. » Check Rates
  • Sugar Bay Club – (Less than 9 miles from the airport) Airport shuttle available. » Check Rates

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

At the time of this update WiFi is not available at St. Kitts Airport. If you know, click here to update the guide.

Duty Free & Shopping – Duty free and retail shops sell a variety of souvenirs and other merchandise

Food & Drink – At the time of writing, no 24-hour options are available. There is a restaurant and bar in the departures area (airside).

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 – Not available.

Showers – Not available.

Smoking Areas – Outside of the terminal.

The airport is open from 6:00 AM until the last flight.

As of February 2019, St. Kitts airport is served by the following airlines: Air Canada • American Airlines • British Airways • Delta Airlines • LIAT • Sun Country Airlines • United Airlines.

Car Rentals

At the time of this February 2019 update, we did not have any information regarding the availability of onsite car rental companies; however, many rental agencies will provide airport pick-up as part of their service.


Taxis are readily available for hire in the ground transportation area of the airport. There are no meters, so negotiate a fare with the driver before starting your journey.

Last updated: 2019-09-17

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.