Welcome to Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport (FLL), where we are dedicated to providing an exceptional travel experience for all our passengers. At FLL, we understand the significance of accessibility, and we are committed to ensuring that every traveler can embark on their journey with ease and comfort.
In this article, we will explore the various accessibility features and services we offer to make your visit to Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport as smooth as possible.
Our airport has been thoughtfully designed with your convenience in mind. Here are some of the key features that make Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport accessible to everyone:
- Accessible Restrooms: Throughout the terminals, you will find spacious accessible restrooms equipped with grab bars and accessible sinks, ensuring comfort and convenience for wheelchair users and those with mobility impairments.
- Accessible Parking: FLL offers accessible parking spaces conveniently located near terminal entrances, allowing for a short and hassle-free walk for travelers with disabilities.
- Elevators and Escalators: Elevators and escalators are readily available in all terminals, making it easy to access different levels of the airport without any hassle.
- Assistance Services: Our dedicated team of customer service representatives is available to assist passengers with disabilities. Feel free to approach them for help with directions, wheelchair assistance, or any other specific needs you may have.
Visual and Auditory Aids:
FLL provides information in various formats to cater to all our passengers:
- Braille Signage: Braille signage is available throughout the airport, providing essential information to travelers with visual impairments.
- Visual Paging: For passengers with visual impairments, our visual paging services are available to provide important announcements in an accessible format.
Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport is committed to Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, ensuring that no person is excluded from participation in or denied the benefits of its services on the grounds of race, color, or national origin. Our commitment to equity and inclusivity is at the heart of everything we do.
Pet Relief and Service Animal Relief:
We recognize the essential role that service animals and pets play in the lives of many travelers. FLL provides designated pet relief areas both before and after security checkpoints, allowing your furry companions to take a break in comfort. Our airport staff is trained to provide respectful and efficient screening procedures for travelers and we also offer private screening areas if needed.
Disabled American Veterans:
Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport takes great pride in honoring and supporting our disabled American veterans. We provide dedicated services and assistance to ensure a seamless travel experience. Our commitment to veterans is unwavering, and we extend our heartfelt gratitude for their service to our country.
Getting to and from the airport is just as important as the airport itself. We offer several transportation options that cater to passengers with disabilities:
- Ground Transportation: Our ground transportation services, including taxis, shuttle buses, and rental cars, are equipped to accommodate passengers with disabilities. Please let us know your requirements, and we will ensure you have a comfortable journey to your destination.
Air Travel for Everyone:
We firmly believe that air travel should be accessible to everyone. Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport is proud to support initiatives aimed at making air travel more inclusive. We actively work with advocacy groups, disability organizations, and travelers themselves to continually improve our services and facilities.
Your journey should be a memorable and enjoyable experience, and we are here to make that a reality. Thank you for choosing Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport as your travel hub, and we look forward to serving you on your next adventure. Safe travels!