Getting to Emirates Stadium for Disabled Visitors
Unfortunately, none of the Underground or stations around the stadium are wheelchair accessible. However some ambulant disabled people (e.g. people using walking sticks) may be able to use them. For further information on the nearest underground stations, Arsenal, Holloway Road & Finsbury Park - visit www.tfl.gov.uk. Please note that Holloway Road Underground station is closed for up two after every match or major event at Emirates Stadium.
All TFL bus routes are now wheelchair accessible. The main bus stops close to the stadium are located on Holloway Road, Nags Head, Seven Sisters Road, Blackstock Road and Highbury Corner. Further information is available through www.tfl.gov.uk.
All London Style ’Black Cabs’ are wheelchair accessible and can provide a suitable alternative to the bus or car. The suggested drop off point is either outside the Armoury Store (on Hornsey Road) at the southern end of the stadium.
A limited amount of parking for Blue Badge holders is available inside the stadium but must be booked in advance. Please contact the event organiser if attending a conference or other event in the stadium. If you are arranging a stadium tour or museum visit please make any Blue Badge parking requirements known at the point of booking.?? On street parking is also available for Blue Badge holders either in a dedicated Blue Badge Bay or a vacant residents bay. Please remember to display clearly both your Blue Badge and clock. For further information on street parking in the area visit www.islington.gov.uk.??
Facilities and Services
Both the Stadium Tour and Arsenal Museum are fully accessible to disabled people, including the provision of wheelchair accessible toilets. For further information contact 020 7704 4504 (Stadium Tours) or 020 7704 4507 (Arsenal Museum).
All conference, banqueting and meeting facilities are also fully accessible to disabled people. These include lift access from car park or podium level, wheelchair accessible toilets and induction loops for people with hearing impairments. For further information contact 0845 262 0004.
For Guide Dog users the stadium even provides a guide dog toilet area, with Arsenal being first Premier League club to provide such a facility.
Click here for Disabled Supporters Information Page (including Home & Away Match Ticket Information, Match Day Blue Badge Parking & Disabled Supporters Membership).Copyright 2014 The Arsenal Football Club plc. Permission to use quotations from this article is granted subject to appropriate credit being given to www.arsenal.com as the source 23 Nov 2010