Airlines and airports

Northern Ireland has a wide range of air travel options. Airports are responsible for providing help to people with disabilities and others with reduced mobility to board, disembark and transfer between flights. Help on board an aircraft is the responsibility of the airline.

Airlines and airports

Give notice to airlines and airports

To allow both airlines and airports to make any necessary arrangements for your journey, you should give them as much notice as possible.  This usually means telling them about your particular needs when you are making your flight booking.

The main airports in Northern Ireland are:

Each of the airports above has further information for Passengers with Reduced Mobility (PRMs) available on their website.

Each airport website also lists the current flight destinations offered.

Additional information

More information on air travel for people with reduced mobility can be found at this link.

The Consumer Council for Northern Ireland has produced additional information on air travel:

The Inclusive Mobility Transport Advisory Committee (imtac) has also produced a factsheet on travelling by air for people with disabilities.

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