Around Lille

 

UEFA Respect Access for AllPublic transport in Lille

 

To plan your journey and obtain more information about public transport in Lille, visit: http://uk.transpole.fr/ and https://www.transpole.fr/fr/reseau/accessible.aspx (French only)

 

All buses are accessible and fitted with ramps. Most buses have retractable boarding ramps for access between the pavement and the vehicle.

 

Metro lines 1 and 2 are accessible. Lifts provide access to the metro platforms, and there are voice announcements in the stations and the trains.

 

Taxis in Lille

 

CAFE is not aware of any accessible taxi services in Lille. More information will be available at a later date. 

 

 

 

Accessible accommodation in Lille

 

A number of hotels in Lille have accessible rooms for disabled guests. For more information, visit www.tourisme-nord.com/Visit-Northern-France/Tourism-for-all2

 

Please note that many hotels do not routinely hold back accessible rooms for disabled guests and that demand for accommodation will be high during the tournament.

 

Eating and drinking in Lille

 

The Lille tourist office provides useful information on accessible restaurants and bars in the city. For more information, visit www.tourisme-nord.com/Visit-Northern-France/Tourism-for-all2

 

 

Sightseeing and leisure in Lille

 

Detailed information about sightseeing and leisure in Lille is available via the following links: http://en.lilletourism.com/

www.tourisme-nord.com/: regional information

www.tourisme-nord.com/Visit-Northern-France/Tourism-for-all2: accessible museums.

 

Getting to the stadium

 

The nearest international airport is Lille-Lesquin airport, approximately 10km from the stadium.

 

SNCF and Eurostar trains serve two railways stations in Lille: Lille Flandres and Lille Europe (9km from the stadium).

 

The whole metro network is accessible.

Metro lines 1 and 2 are accessible, with lift access to the platforms. To get to the stadium, you can take either line 1 to Cité Scientifique or 4 Cantons, or line 2 to Les Près, then a free shuttle bus to the stadium. 

 

Fan Zone

 

Information to follow

 

 

Six UEFA EURO 2016 matches will be held at the Stade Pierre-Mauroy in Lille. These matches will be played on 12 June (Group C match), 15 June (Group B match), 19 June (Group A match featuring France), 22 June (Group E match), 26 June (round of 16 match) and 1 July (quarter-final).