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Culiacan Airport Guide

culiacan airport guide

In this section you will find traveller airport reviews as well as our Culiacan Airport Guide with info on WiFi, lounges, facilities and services....and yes, even the name of a hotel near the airport in case you decide that sleeping in the airport is not for you!

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 Culiacán International Airport.

What to Expect

  • A small, modern international airport with one main passenger terminal served by domestic flights and international flights to Los Angeles, California. Several shops, a food court and a bar are available.

Where to Sleep

  • As of May 2017, we have no reviews from travellers who have used this airport. Write a review to help future travellers!
  • For uninterrupted sleep, there are hotels near the airport. See Airport Hotels in the airport guide below.

Good to Know

  • Economy class passengers can pay to enter one of the airport’s first class lounges. See Airport Lounges in the airport guide below for locations and rates.

For more information about the services and facilities available, scroll down to continue exploring our Culiacán Airport Guide. Send us your airport tips to help us keep this information up to date.

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Culiacan Airport Information

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. 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!

  • Aeromexico Salon Premier - Location: Airside, National Departures, 2nd Level. Lounge Access: Pay at the Door with proof of Aeromexico ticket • Lounge membership programs.
  • OMA Premium Lounge - Location: Airside, 2nd Level. Hours: 5:00AM - 9:00PM. Lounge Access: Prepaid lounge pass • Lounge membership programs.

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Airport Hotels

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

  • Hotel Ibis Culiacan - (6 minutes from the airport) No shuttle available. » Check Rates
  • City Express Culiacan (10 minutes from the airport) shuttle is available. » Check Rates
  • Holiday Inn Express Culiacan - (4 miles from airport) shuttle is available for $20USD one way. » Check Rates

If you need help with reservations upon arrival, the The Asociacion de Propietarios de Hoteles y Motels de Culiacan, AC is located on the lower level of the terminal.

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

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Airport WiFi / Internet

WiFi is available at Culiacan Airport inside the lounges. [ see Airport Lounges above ] At the time of this update, we did not have any information about WiFi availability elsewhere in the terminal.

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More Services, Facilities & Things To Do On A Layover At The Airport

  • ATMs / Cash Machines - Need cash? ATMs are available. Machines are operated by Banamex and HSBC. 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: on the lower level.
  • Car Rentals - Yes, see our Airport Transportation section below.
  • Currency Exchange - Not available.
  • Duty Free & Shopping - Duty Free is available as well as a small variety of shops selling souvenirs, clothing, lottery tickets, books etc. The Mini Market is open 6:00AM - 9:00PM (Daily).
  • Food & Drink - Food concessions throughout the airport operate with varying schedules. At the time of this update, there are no 24-hour dining options. Food options include: Café Punta del Cielo •Carl’s Jr • Flap’s (2 locations) • Medas Beer.
  • 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 guides@sleepinginairports.com.
  • Rest Zones - Not available.
  • Showers - Not available.

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Airport Hours

Information not available. If you know the hours, please email us at guides@sleepinginairports.com and we will update the guide.

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As of February 2018, Culiacan airport is served by the following airlines: Aeroméxico • Interjet • Aeromar • TAR • VivaAerobus • Volaris.

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Airport Transportation: Getting To/From The Airport

Car Rentals

Car rentals are available from numerous companies, all of which have offices on the lower floor. Companies include: Advantage • Aga Rent a Car • Alamo • Budget • Europcar • Hertz • National Rent a Car • Payless.


Taxis and private transfers are available. Rates are based on a zone system, the type of vehicle, and number of passengers. Passengers can buy tickets at the taxi kiosk.

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Last Updated: 31 October 2017

This guide is for informational purposes only to assist with your planning and is subject to change at any time. 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/change any items mentioned in the guide, please contact us .