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Alexandria Airport Guide

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In this section you will find traveller airport reviews as well as our Alexandria 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!

Small airport, but quiet airport with adequate security provided by the sheriffs department and by the airport itself. - a traveller

Airport Overview

To help you plan your layover or overnight sleepover, we are here to give you the low-down on Alexandria Airport.

What to Expect

  • Alexandria is a small but well managed and quiet airport and it’s been reported that there are seldom delays for flights. There are two levels with three terminals, all easily walkable. The terminal opens at 4am, please arrive 1 to 1 ½ hours before flight departure.
  • WiFi is available. See WiFi information in the airport guide below.

Where To Sleep

  • A review hasn’t been posted since 2004 so we don't have any current info for airport sleepers. If you’ve travelled here recently please submit a review!
  • For uninterrupted sleep, there is a hotel within the Airport and other hotels near the airport that provide a free airport shuttle. See Airport Hotels in the airport guide below.

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

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Alexandria 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

There are no pay-per-use lounges at this time.

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Airport Hotels

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

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

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Airport WiFi / Internet

Free WiFi is available at Alexandria Airport.

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

Alexandria Airport is a small airport located within a Commercial Park. Services are very limited within the terminal, but you can access a variety of services and amenities within the park. Consult the park website for further information.

  • Car Rentals - Yes, see our Airport Transportation section below.
  • Food / Drink - Food concessions throughout the airport operate with varying schedules. Vending machines are also available in the airport.
  • 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.
  • Observation Deck - Location: Level 3.
  • Rest Zones - Not available.
  • Showers - Not available.

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Airport Hours

The airport opens daily at 4:00AM


As of February 2018, Alexandria airport is served by the following airlines: Delta Air Lines • American Airlines • United Airlines.

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Airport Transportation: Getting To/From The Airport

Car Rentals

Onsite car rental agencies include Avis, Budget, Hertz and National.

Hotel Shuttles

Several area hotels provide airport transportation service as a courtesy to their guests. Here are a few hotels offering airport shuttle service: Best Western of Alexandria Inn & Suites & Conference Center   •   Country Inn & Suites By Carlson, Pineville   •   La Quinta Inn & Suites Alexandria Airport   •   Parc England Boutique   •   Hotel Ramada Alexandria.


Taxis are readily available in the ground transportation area of the terminal during airport hours of operation. All taxis are metered and reservations are not required.

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Last Updated: 27 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 .