Owing to the specificity of its traffic, 80% international and concentrated on the pilgrimage to Lourdes, Tarbes Lourdes Pyrénées Airport has made considerable efforts to provide facilities to guarantee the comfort and problem-free travel of the able bodied and disabled alike.Assistance and Specific Facilities
Assistance to disabled persons and persons of reduced mobility is the airport's undeniable strong point. With the help of Hospitalité ND de Lourdes (www.hospitalite-lourdes.com)), specially trained intervention teams take care of both individual passengers and groups alike.
This service (which is completely free of charge) provides efficient and appropriate amenities for unequalled service quality:
Numerous free parking spaces are reserved as close as possible to the terminal. Tarbes Lourdes Pyrénées Airport provides call terminals at the entrance to the short-stay and long-stay car parks.
To take advantage of the assistance service, simply signal your presence at one of the call terminals at least 2 hours before departure and someone will make himself known to you to help you and ensure that your check-in procedure is problem-free.
Although admission to aircraft for passengers suffering from a motor or sensory condition is not, in theory, subject to any particular conditions of acceptance, it is nonetheless essential that you inform the company in good time so that the passenger may take advantage of the services provided.
In order to prevent any danger of jostling, the passenger is given priority boarding.
Passengers suffering from temporary invalidity or persons who have difficulties moving around may also take advantage of the airport's assistance service.