Travelling with an Attendant

Whether you wish to travel with an attendant, or whether you're required to do so by an air, ferry or rail carrier, Travelling with an Attendant in the Federal Transportation System can help you plan your travel and understand your rights and responsibilities.

This resource tool, developed in consultation with the Canadian Transportation Agency's Accessibility Advisory Committee, provides guidance for both persons with disabilities and for carriers.

Find out why a carrier may require travel with an attendant and how the carrier may facilitate your trip. Find out the role of an attendant and how best to plan a trip when travelling with one.

Tip: If you are planning a trip and intend on travelling with an attendant, or if you travel independently but require some assistance from the carrier, contact your carrier as early as possible.

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