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Passengers Arriving at SLO AIRPORT
Curbside loading and unloading is available in front of the terminal. There is a designated ADA loading and unloading space located in front of the terminal near door 2. Please note, unattended vehicles are not allowed in front of the terminal or in the ADA space and they will be ticketed and/or towed at the owner’s expense.
Passengers Departing from SLO AIRPORT
For passengers parking in lot 4, an elevator and a accessible compliant ramp is available for use.
When flying American Airlines, choose “special assistance required” when filling out your passenger details. This will allow you to request wheelchair service and/or individual assistance for travelers with a hearing, vision, cognitive or developmental disability. If you are traveling with any electric medical equipment or service animals, you will need to state that within 48 hours of your flight. If you wish to speak to a representative about special services, you may call (800)433-7300.
When flying Alaska Airlines, choose “special assistance required” when filling out your passenger details. If you wish to speak to a representative about special services, you may call (800)503-0101.
When flying United Airlines, choose “special assistance required” when filling out your passenger details. You may also call United’s Accessibility Desk at (800)228-2744 if you have questions or need to arrange further assistance.
Accessible parking spaces are available in lot 4, near the accessible ramp. Only vehicles that display a Disability Parking Placard or Disability License Plate issued by the State may use these spaces. If no accessible spaces are available, you may park in any available space. Vehicles parked in accessible spots without displaying the proper requirements will be cited and towed at the owner’s expense. The disabled daily parking fee is $13 with a valid ADA plate or placard.
If you need your placard on your trip, the airport allows you to make a copy of your placard and place it on your dashboard.
Parking Lot 4 Elevator
Security Screening (TSA)
Areas after passenger screening are limited to ticketed passengers only. However, airlines may grant permission for those accompanying travelers with access and functional needs who may need additional assistance by a health care assistant or guardian to or from an aircraft gate. If this assistance is desired, the request must be made in person at the airline ticket counter. For additional information on the security screening process for passengers with special circumstances, please visit the TSA passenger Support webpage.
Wheelchair Accessible & Family Restroom Locations
Website Accessibility Statement
Information About Accessible Travel
A Wheelchair Rider’s Guide to the California Coast offers great information about accessible parks, trails, historical sites and other points of interest around the central cost and San Luis Obispo.
Airline Accessibility Contact Information
Accessible Services Phone Number: (800)433-7300
Hearing or Speech Impaired assistance, call (800)543-1586
Submit a Disability assistance request online
Accessible Services Phone Number: (800)503-0101 (dial 711 for relay services)
Accessible Services Phone Number: (800)228-2744