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Frequently Asked Questions: Questions and Answers



♦Questions regarding Wheelchairs

Q.
Can I borrow a wheelchair to use at the airport?
A.
Free loan wheelchairs are available at the information counters in the terminal. Departure passengers may use them up to the passport control area, and arrival passengers may use them after immigration. Please ask at your nearest information counter.
Please return them to the nearest information counter after use.
Please contact your airline directly to enquire about wheelchairs after outbound passport control.



Q.
Can I use my own wheelchair to the boarding area?
A.
Please inquire with your airline.



♦Questions regarding Security Checks

Q.
I have a pacemaker. Does this pose any problem to the security check?
A.
Please inform the staff on duty at the security checkpoint. Security screening will be performed by a security personnel of your gender without the use of metal detectors.



Q.
What kind of security checks will I have to undergo if I have metal implants that cannot be removed?
A.
Please inform the staff on duty at the security checkpoint. Security screening will be performed by hand without the use of metal detectors.
If you have a doctor's note or other medical certificates, please bring them with you. Showing the certificates will ensure that you receive inspections smoothly.



♦Questions regarding Facilities and Services

Q.
What kind of services do the airlines provide for people with disabilities and special needs?
A.
Requests for use of wheelchairs and special meals are taken during air ticket reservations and services are provided accordingly.
The services available may vary according to your airline or destination. Please check with your respective airlines when making your reservations.

Some airlines provide information on the services they provide for people with disabilities and special needs in their website.



Q.
Are there any services for help in getting around the airport and in completing procedures?
A.
Airport and airline staff are happy to offer help. Please feel free to ask for assistance.
Details are provided in the Assistance Service section.



Q.
Are there any ostomy toilets?
A.
Please refer to the page on multipurpose toilets.



Q.
Are there any facilities in the terminals where users can lie down for a rest?
A.
Dayrooms are provided for passengers wishing to take a quick nap. The facility is only available for use by passengers who have completed outbound passport control or are waiting for an international transit flight. Advanced reservations are accepted over the Internet.
Location & Contact Number
Terminal 1, Central Building. 3rd floorTelephone: +81(0)476-32-4734
Terminal 2, Main Building. 3rd floorTelephone: +81(0)476-34-8537
There are first-aid rooms in the terminal buildings used exclusively for passengers who have been taken ill. Please ask at the nearest information counter or inform an airline staff if you wish to use room as it is normally locked. A staff member will take you to the room.



Q.
Is it possible to have my baggage delivered to the airport from my lodging in Japan?
A.
Baggage can be sent from your lodging to the departure lobby before you leave. Baggage can also be sent to your lodging on arriving at the airport from the delivery company counters in the arrival lobby. Using a delivery service for your heavy baggage will relieve you of much inconvenience and help you enjoy the trip. For further details, please check the Baggage Service section.