Several services are available for people with reduced mobility. In addition, our facilities take into consideration the different types of disabilities.
- Wheelchairs are available at the information counters located on the departures level for use by people with limited mobility visiting the airport. If you are boarding a flight, please contact your airline for a wheelchair.
Facilities for disabled access
- There are access ramps, elevators and moving sidewalks available to facilitate movement inside the terminal.
- Information counters, check-in counters, self-service check-in kiosks, public pay telephones and automated teller machines (ATMs) are accessible to wheelchair users.
- All washrooms feature doorless entrances and are equipped with toilet stalls adapted for use by people with limited mobility.
- In the international and transborder jetties, single-occupant unisex washrooms equipped with hands-free faucets are accessible to people in wheelchairs. They are also equipped with an emergency call button.
- Wheelchair-accessible drinking water fountains are also available.
- Use of carpeting in the terminal has been minimized to facilitate wheelchair movement.
- Reserved seating is available in the boarding lounges.
- When an aircraft is parked far from the terminal, passenger transfer vehicles are available to transport people with limited mobility between the plane and the terminal. Arrangements must be made by the carrier.
- Wheelchair users can enter all shops and restaurants in the terminal.
- Bars and VIP lounges have lowered sections for wheelchair users.
- Every bank of public pay telephone has at least one telephone configured for access by wheelchair users.
Services and facilities for the visually impaired
- There is a relief area for guide dogs in the Multi-Level parking across from the terminal building in front of door 25 on the arrival level. Braille signage is available at several locations.
- Signs are large and brightly coloured, and some are available in Braille. Airport staff are available to help blind people find their way around.
- Braille signs are located at entrances to all public washrooms.
- All elevators, escalators and moving sidewalks are equipped with braille signage.
- Elevators are also equipped with audible synthesized voice “floor callers” or acoustic signals that indicate floors.
Services and facilities for the hearing impaired
- TTY telephones (identified with the TTY pictogram) are available at every bank of public telephones in the terminal and boarding areas.
- All pay telephones in the terminal are equipped with an adjustable volume control and a flux coil to assist hearing-aid users.
- Visual fire alarms (strobes) are located in public areas.
- If you are a TTY user, simply call 7-1-1 for all directory assistance listings (local, national, US, overseas and toll free numbers). For TTY, call 1 800 855-1155