Wheelchair service and escort passes for caretakers
Airlines offer wheelchair service and they can also provide a family member or caretaker with an escort pass so they can enter the boarding area to assist you. Contact your airline to make arrangements.
Service animals are welcome at the airport.
Accessible transportation options
A number of local car rental agencies, taxis, City of Whitehorse public transportation and courtesy vehicles provide mobility aids. Contact them directly.
Special needs security line
The airport has a special accessible security screening line for any passengers who feel they need to use it.
Arriving for your flight
To ensure everyone has enough time for check-in and security screening, passengers should arrive at least 90 minutes before domestic flights and 2 hrs before international flights.
The Canada Border Services Agency office is staffed during international flights, or when called for customs processing.
Hours: 4:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Snacks and Gifts
Hours of operation
The airport is open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week
Lost and found
All animals in the airport must be leashed or contained.
Airport security is on duty 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
The security screening line opens 90 minutes before scheduled flights.
View a list of permitted and prohibited items.
There is no storage locker service at the airport.
Access free Wi-Fi throughout the airport terminal.
To contact Erik Nielsen Whitehorse International Airport, call 867-667-8440 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Mondays to Fridays (excluding holidays) or use our contact form.