ADA Accessibility

A Better Way To Go Akron Canton Airport

Our Commitment

Akron-Canton Airport is committed to keeping you informed with essential traveler communications, as well as providing helpful information to make your visit as smooth as can be.

ADA Accessibility

Airport Services for Peoples with Disabilities
Akron-Canton Airport strives to be extremely user-friendly for persons with disabilities and does not discriminate on the basis of disability in access to, treatment of, or employment at the airport. CAK is dedicated to offering full ADA accessibility.

Access to the Airport and Parking

Handicapped parking spaces are available in all CAK parking lots, near shuttle pick-up areas and in front rows. All airport parking shuttles are lift-equipped. Wheelchair service is available from your airline inside the terminal building.


Most of the Akron-Canton Airport Terminal is single-level. Elevator access to the second level is available in our new concourse. Generally speaking, if you see an escalator, there is an elevator nearby.

Paging for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing

If you anticipate receiving a page or if you wish to leave a standard audible page, call the airport information center at 330-499-4221 or 888-434-2359.


All public area restrooms are handicap accessible.


Wheelchairs are provided by the airlines for their customers. Service can be requested from the airline in advance or at the ticket counter when you check in.

Features supporting people with developmental disabilities:

Digital and Print How-To Guide

  • Includes tips for travelers, airport maps, check-lists for those with special needs.

In-Terminal Features

  • Pet relief area for service dogs, low-counters, high visibility FIDS screens, directional elements, and Customer Service stations/phones.
  • Trained airport staff to help in plain speech and knowledge of how to accommodate those with special needs at the airport.