The following accessible services are available to assist travelers.

Also get Step-by-Step Directions to and from your gate.



• The Terminal has three levels — upper level for ticketing and departing passengers, ground level for baggage claim and arriving passengers and lower level with a meeting point for greeting arriving passengers.

• All entrances have accessible ramps from curb to the Terminal, and all facilities have elevators.

• Passengers can be met curbside, at baggage claim, or at the Meeting Point on the lower level.

• Only ticketed passengers with boarding passes are allowed beyond the security checkpoint. If a passenger with a disability requires assistance to/from the gate or medical equipment such as oxygen at the gate, a pass provided by the airline must be shown at the security checkpoint.


The distance from the departure level sidewalk to the ticket counter is approximately 175 feet. Accessible ramps are available to the terminal. View terminal layouts including the location of restrooms and animal relief areas, or get Step-by-Step Directions to and from your gate.



Wheelchair assistance is available through the airlines when making reservations. If wheelchair assistance is not provided, then the passenger may request to speak with the airline's Complaints Resolution Official. You can also contact the Dept. of Transportation's Aviation Consumer Protection Division at 800-778-4838, 1-800-455-9880 (TDD/TTY), or via email.


Elevators are available in the garage, Terminal and both Concourses. All elevators are equipped with emergency call buttons, Braille signage and raised numbers.

Luggage Carts

Carts are located in the garage and at the Terminal on both the ticketing and baggage claim levels for a nominal fee (credit card only).


Restrooms accessible to individuals with disabilities are located in the Terminal and both Concourses. Companion Care Restrooms are also available near Gates A-11 and B-13 (after security).


The TSA has specially designated lanes for persons with disabilities. To help expedite your passage through security, and for information on what items are allowed on the aircraft, visit the TSA online or call 1-855-787-2227. It is best to call approximately 72 hours ahead of travel.

Service Animals

Service animals are allowed throughout the airport. The indoor relief area is centrally located on Concourse A, near gate A18. The outdoor relief area is located on the Baggage Claim level near the Ground Transportation Center. Customers using the outdoor location will be required to return through the Security Checkpoint before departing on a flight.


The Airport has monitors throughout the terminals that visually convey information broadcast over the public address system. Callers wishing to page someone in the airport can call 859-767-3123.

Emergency Info

In case of emergency, audio visual fire alarms and automated external defibrillators are available throughout the airport.

Information Booths

Information booths are located in the Terminal and in both concourses.  All locations have access to language interpreters, including American Sign Language.


All parking facilities offer handicapped spaces. The Terminal Garage offers accessible routes equipped with curb ramps. The CVG ValuPark Lot operates a free shuttle bus that is wheelchair accessible. For more information, call 859-767-3106 or email us.

Contact Us


Wendi Orlando

ADA Coordinator

Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky Int'l Airport

P.O. Box 75200

Cincinnati, OH 45275

(859) 767-7470

(859) 767-7888 fax