We care for and welcome customers with disabilities and reduced mobility, providing you with special assistance upon your arrival or departure!
It is our aim to ease your journey and make it a positive experience. For this reason, we provide a good range of services, such as well-designed facilities, dedicated disabled parking near the airport entrances, designated "Help Points" used as pickup points, priority seating throughout the airport and comfortable toilet facilities. In addition, we use specialised equipment to help you board and disembark your aircraft efficiently and with safety.
To help you plan your journey through the airport in advance, visit the subsequent sections to identify our accessible facilities and services. We are available to discuss your individual requirements, for you to choose the most appropriate type of service you will require.
If you are not accompanied by a friend or relative, and you will require assistance, it is important that you contact your airline in advance about any specific needs you may have. We recommend you do so either during your booking process or at least 48 hours prior to your flight’s departure.
ACI AWARDS 2016 – Recognition for Larnaka airport
Larnaka airport is proud to have received in June 2016 an important Distinction at the “AIRPORT COUNCIL INTERNATIONAL AWARDS 2016”, whereby Larnaka airport was highly commended in the Category “Most Accessible Airport In Europe” for the Facilities & Services it offers to Disabled Persons & Persons with Reduced Mobility (PRM), “the positive traveling experience it gives to persons with disabilities & persons with reduced mobility as well as “for its great efforts to comply with Accessibility Standards”.
ACI AWARDS 2017 – Larnaka airport awarded as “Most Accessible Airport in Europe”
ACI Europe awarded Larnaka International Airport with the first prize, among 500 other European airports from 45 states, in the category of "Most Accessible Airport for persons with disabilities & persons with reduced mobility”. The jury of ACI Europe, evaluated that the airport stands out for its remarkable accessible friendly initiatives, such as the use of the "Eagle lift" facilities for the embarkation and disembarkation of people with disabilities and mobility difficulties, the level of accessibility with regard to check-in machines and E-gates, as well as for other interesting additional features such as sockets for electric wheelchairs, free parking for 120 minutes, cooperation with senior travel groups and improved accessibility features on the airport website.
ACI AWARDS 2018 - Pafos International Airport awarded the “Most Accessible Airport For People With Disabilities”
Pafos airport gets international recognition for offering the best services to persons with disabilities. The ACI committee noted the overall approach of Hermes Airports, which operates Pafos (PFO) and Larnaka (LCA), praising, in particular, the inclusion of BorderXpress, low-rise terminals that are wheelchair-accessible. Pafos also installed low-rise automated parking ticket pay machines, electronic E-gates, as well as a rating system for persons with disabilities that they can use to give feedback on services. The association wrote on its website that it “makes a significant contribution toward ensuring the global air transport system is safe, secure, efficient and environmentally sustainable.”