Spending the night at the airport
Although the terminals are open 24 hours a day, layover passengers will have to remain in the public area once the security controls close for the night. It is recommended to have a sleeping mask, earplugs or headphones for a better rest.
Where to rest: Terminal 2 has no confortable seating to catch some sleep. On the other hand, in Terminal 3 you can find metal benches with no armrests, and even a VIP lounge with more amenities, although it closes at night and the maximum stay is 4 hours. There are also hotels in the surroundings you can easily reach via public transport.
Baggage: There are no luggage storage offices, so you will have to keep your bags with you until check-in.
Eating and drinking: In Terminal 3 you can find some options that remain open throughout the night.
Wi-Fi: Free and unlimited.
Other services available around the clock: ATMs, nursing room, children's play area.
There are no hotels inside the grounds, but you can easily access several options nearby via the bus services operating from the airport. Holiday Inn Express Malaga Airport (Tel +34 952 248 500), Campanile Malaga Airport (Tel +34 952 173 757), Hotel Málaga Picasso (Tel +34 952 176 061), TRYP Málaga Guadalmar Hotel (Tel +34 952 231 703), Parador de Málaga Golf (Tel +34 952 381 255), Hotel Royal Costa (Tel +34 952 381 411), Hotel Pueblo Camino Real (Tel +34 952 383 055), Hotel Málaga Nostrum (Tel +34 952 244 288), Ibis Budget Malaga Aeropuerto Avenida Velazquez (Tel +34 952 105 155), Hilton Garden Inn Malaga (Tel +34 952 233 122).