De Grolsch Veste
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Disabled Supporters Group
Access Information for Disabled Supporters
Getting there and Parking
There is a train service that connects from Enschede to most major cities and also the Amsterdam Airport Schiphol, which is the closest international airport. There is also a network of bus lines connecting nearly every part of the city with the centre. Enschede also has bus connections to nearby towns and cities.
There is accessible parking available located 100m from the main entrance. Permits need to be obtained from the club in advance and the car park is stewarded.
Getting a Ticket
Tickets must be obtained from the club in advance and proof of disability is required. Personal Assistant tickets are full price.
For more information about buying a ticket please contact the club directly.
Spectator Viewing areas
There are 36 spaces for wheelchair users located in the three corners of the stadium. Sightlines are good, seats are sheltered, and there are no obstructed views. Personal Assistants can be seated behind.
There are over 400 easy access seats available for ambulant disabled supporters located throughout the stadium. Some have arm rests and all are sheltered. Sight lines are generally good, although they can be obstructed by other fans.
There are accessible refreshment kiosks with lowered counters close to the wheelchair user areas. Alternatively there is an ordering service available upon request.
There are accessible toilets in the stadium located throughout. There is level access to all the toilets, with grab rails and sufficient space for a wheelchair user and Personal Assistant.
There is not an audio descriptive commentary service, however on twenteFM there is live coverage of the match if fans want to bring their own radios.
There are induction loops in the stadium.
For more information about services, please contact the club directly.
Useful Publications and Policies
For further guidance, please refer to 'Access for All' - the UEFA and CAFE Good Practice Guide to Creating an Accessible Stadium and Matchday Experience, available in 13 different languages here.
For the detailed CAFE stadia report in English please click here.
For the detailed CAFE stadia report in Dutch please click here.
Accessible parking areas should provide enough room behind and to the sides of the vehicle for a wheelchair user
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