Sleeping in Airports

Volgograd Airport Guide

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

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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 Volgograd International Airport.

What to Expect

  • A small Soviet-era regional airport with limited shopping and dining options.
  • WiFi is available. See WiFi information in the airport guide below.
  • Economy class passengers can pay to enter the airport’s first class lounge. See Airport Lounges in the airport guide below for locations and rates.

Where to Sleep

  • As of May 2017, we have no reviews from travellers who have attempted to sleep in this airport. Write a review to help future travellers!

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 are lounges that you can enter by paying at the door 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!

  • Business Lounge – Location: multiple locations – Airside and Landside. Lounge Access: Lounge membership programs. [ more lounge info ]
  • VIP Lounge – Location: Airside. Lounge Access: Pay at the Door. If you are paying at the door and travelling with a translator, they can direct you to the area where you can pay the entrance fee.

Airport Hotels

There appears to a hotel near the airport, as the airport has included it on their web site. However, they have omitted important details such as name and location. To find a cheap room, there is a list of hotels near Volgograd Airport on Tripadvisor that can be sorted by price, distance, traveller rating and popularity.

Airport WiFi/Internet

Free unlimited airport is available at Volgograd Airport. Connect to the “Megafon” or “Beeline” network to connect.

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.

Baby Care Facilities – A Mother and Child room is available which includes a kitchenette, 2 single beds, a cot, changing table, play area and more. This room is accessible to adult travelers with children aged 7 and under. Entry is free, but a passport, flight ticket, and medical clearance certificate (granted by the First Aid clinic) is required for access to the facility. Locations: In the airport hotel, opposite Terminal A • Terminal C. Hours: Open 24 hours.

Beauty Salon – Visit Seven Stars Hair Salon for a haircut, manicure, etc. Location: 2nd Floor, Domestic Terminal. Hours 9:00 AM – 9:00PM.

Duty Free & Shopping – Duty Free is available as well as a small selection of shops including Caviar (3 shops) and a magazine shop. Hours: unknown.

Food & Drinks – The airport offers 2 restaurants/bars Landside and 1 Airside. Hours: unknown.

Luggage Storage and Lockers – Location: Ground Floor of Domestic Terminal. Rates: 300 RUB per bag for first 24 hours, 50 RUB per bag/day thereafter. Hours: 24 hours.

Luggage Wrapping – Machines are available at the entrances of the Domestic and International Terminal. Rates: RUB 500 per bag. Hours: 24 hours a day.

Medical Services – Services are available at the airport’s Health Center. Location: 1st Floor, International Terminal, left side. Hours: 24 hours.

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]

Pharmacy – Healthy People – Located on the Ground Floor of Domestic Terminal. Hours: unknown.

Rest Zones – Not available.

Showers – Not available.

Airport Hours

As of this update, we were unable to confirm airport hours of operation. We recommend that you read a few reviews before deciding to sleep in the airport overnight. If you know the airport hours, please send an email to [email protected] and we will update this airport guide.

Airlines

As of March 2018, Volgograd airport is served by the following airlines: Aeroflot • S7 Airlines • Emirates.

Airport Transportation: Getting To/From The Airport

Buses

Local bus route 6E (Central District) links the airport with Central Railway Station, with buses running in 15 minute intervals. Route 6K (Dzerzhinsky District) travels to and from the Technological College, with departures available every 10 minutes.

Car Rentals

Avis offers car rental services onsite.

Minibus

Travel like the locals do! If your load is light, you can travel at a fraction of the price of a taxi by taking a “marshrutka” (shared-ride minibus), which travel along fixed routes. Marshrutkas on route 6 stop at the airport.

Taxis

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.