Sleeping in Airports

Trujillo Airport Guide

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

if you arrive at Trujillo and want to go to the airport to sleep or at least be in a place that is lit up… don’t it’s not open at night. – 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 during their time at Capitán FAP Carlos Martínez de Pinillos International Airport.

What to Expect

  • A tiny single-terminal airport, served mainly by commuter flights to Lima and Iquitos.
  • Free WiFi is is available. See WiFi in the airport guide below.
  • Economy class passengers can pay to enter the airport’s first class lounge. See our Airport Lounges section for locations and rates.

Where to Sleep

  • Overnight stays are not permitted at 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  Caral VIP Lounge – Location: Domestic Terminal, Airside, 2nd level. Lounge Access: Pay at the Door • Prepaid lounge passes • Lounge membership programs. [ more lounge info ]

Airport Hotels

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

  • Hotel Bracamonte – (16 minutes from the airport) No airport shuttle. » Check Rates
  • Hostal Huankarute – (16 minutes from the airport) No airport shuttle » Check Rates
  • Hotel Mama Tina – (18 minutes from the airport) No airport shuttle. » Check Rates
  • Hostal Naylamp – (21 minutes from the airport) No airport shuttle. » Check Rates

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

Airport WiFi/Internet

Free WiFi is available at Trujillo 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: unknown.

Food & Drink – There are two cafe/restaurants located Landside. Hours: Unknown. There are no food outlets available 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, write a review or email us at [email protected]

Rest Zones – Not available.

Showers – Not available.

Airport Hours

The airport is open 24 hours.


As of March 2018, Trujillo airport is served by the following airlines: LATAM • American Airlines • Delta • Air Canada.

Airport Transportation: Getting To/From The Airport

Car Rentals

San Jose Rent a Car is available at the airport.


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. For safety reasons, use only the blue-colored “New Taxi” taxis, or yellow-colored taxis from “Trujillo Service” and “Teletaxi”. Official taxis are clearly marked with a sticker of the city’s coat of arms.

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.