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
TRU 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 Trujillo’s Capitán FAP Carlos Martínez de Pinillos International Airport.
What to Expect
The small terminal at Trujillo Airport (code: TRU) handles a few domestic routes. Amenities include two landside eateries (none airside), a few small shops, and free WiFi. Economy class passengers can pay to enter an airport lounge. See Airport Lounges in the guide below for location and access information.
Where to Sleep
We have had no recent reviews from travellers who have slept at this airport. It appears that the airport is closed overnight. See the Airport Hotels section below for locations. For uninterrupted sleep, hotels are nearby or read some traveller airport reviews for more tips.
Due to the current Covid-19 pandemic, all services and times listed below are subject to change. Some services and facilities may remain closed or operate with reduced hours. Airport tips and suggestions in this guide and elsewhere on the site were written before March 2020 and may no longer be valid. If you are planning to sleep in the public area of the terminal overnight, have a back-up plan! We’ve heard from a few travellers at other airports and they were not permitted to stay overnight. We’re not sure if that will apply to this airport, until a reader lets us know the current situation. We will start updating all of our guides in October 2021. To help us with this massive update, you can add or update information or write a review and submit photos and airport tips.
For more airport information continue scrolling down to explore more in our Trujillo 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.
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
- 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.
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!
Passes Caral VIP Lounge – Location: Domestic Terminal, Airside, 2nd level. Lounge Access: Pay at the Door • Prepaid lounge passes • Lounge membership programs.
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: Landside only.
Duty Free & Shopping – It is not known if Duty Free shopping is available. There are 4 shops (3 Landside and 1 Airside).
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, 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.
It appears that this airport closes at night. We recommend you have a backup plan and read reviews before spending the night. If you have more information about the airport hours, click here to update this airport guide.
Trujillo airport is served by the following airlines: ATSA • Avianca • LATAM • Movil Air • Sky Airline.
Airport Transportation: Getting To/From The Airport
San Jose Rent a Car is available at the airport.
Taxis are readily available for hire in the ground transportation area. 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.
Last updated: 2020-06-17
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.