Overnight layover guide. Sleeping facilities in the public zone or boarding area
Inside Ankara airport it is always busy, so it is common to see many passengers waiting for their flight to depart, even during the night and early morning. It is recommended to have headphones or earplugs to avoid disturbing noises. Be sure to take care of your belongings and keep your luggage close at all times. Use padlocks to secure your luggage and avoid leaving valuables in plain sight. Take books, magazines, music or other entertainment with you to pass the time during the night. You can also take advantage of the airport's free Wi-Fi connection to watch movies or series online.
Where to rest: There aren't many comfortable places beyond some reclining chairs, so it's best to have a sleeping bag or blankets in case you have to sleep on the floor. On the other hand, there are some VIP lounges inside the terminals that are open 24 hours a day, although the maximum stay is usually 3 hours. Finally, there are some hotels in the vicinity.
Baggage: A left-luggage service operates 24 hours a day, so you can forget about your bags until check-in time.
Eating and drinking: Several options remain open throughout the night.
Restrooms: Showers available inside some of the VIP lounges.
Wi-Fi: Free access.
Other services available around the clock: ATMs, currency exchange offices, secure luggage wrapping, prayer rooms, baby changing facilities.
There are no hotels within the site, but several accommodations can be found in the vicinity, among them:
Ibis Ankara Airport Hotel (2.1 km/1.3 miles)
Dr Aslan Apart Hotel (2.2 km/1.4 miles)
Anadolu Hotels Esenboga Thermal (2.3 km/1.4 miles)
Holiday Inn Express - Ankara - Airport (4.7 km/2.9 miles)
Hatton Suites Hotel Esenboga (8.6 km/5.3 miles)