Travel Advice for the Disabled and Less Mobile
ABLEize has compiled a range of informative resources to offer travel advice and information for the disabled traveler and companion as well as others with special needs both in the UK and abroad. Sites include bus, train and air and sea travel assistance and advice for the disabled, wheelchair users and the less mobile and all others with special travel needs.
Traveling with a disability can be daunting and require a great deal of planning, the sites listed in this and other Ableize Access and Travel sections are here to hopefully assist planning and make life a little bit easier and hopefully take some of the stress out of traveling with a disability, especially if you’re a wheelchair user needing to plan ahead or visiting an area you are unfamiliar with, where are the disabled WC’s, are there ramps as well as steps, is assistance available if needed, we at ABLEize have been there, done that and got the T-shirt so hopefully the sites listed below will assist you and help take the stress and worry out of disabled travel.
Transport If You’re Disabled
A.gov site offering valuable information about travelling as a wheelchair user on public transport as well as planes, cars, coaches and buses. Also provides details of the Blue Badge parking scheme and how to apply.