Heart of Midlothian F.C.
Heart of Midlothian F.C.
Club / Stadium Contact for Disabled Supporters
+44 (0)871 663 1874
Disabled Supporters Group
Access Information for Disabled Supporters
Getting there and Parking
The closest international airport is Edinburgh Airport. Travel in Edinburgh is predominantly by bus. It serves as the terminus for trains arriving from London King's Cross and is the departure point for many rail services within Scotland operated by First ScotRail. There is also a tram system in place.
There is accessible parking available located just over 100m away from the entrance. Parking permits need to be obtained from the HDSC in advance and the car park is stewarded.
Getting a Ticket
For information about buying a ticket please contact the club.
Spectator Viewing areas
There are 58 spaces for wheelchair users located in the Gorgie, Roseburn & Wheatfield Stands. Sightlines can be obstructed by standing fans and advertising boards. Personal Assistants can be seated adjacent.
There are 16 seats available for blind and partially sighted supporters, including easy access seats and seating close to the stadium. The seats are situated in the general allocation. Seating is sheltered, and Personal Assistants can be seated adjacent.
There are accessible refreshment kiosks, however they do not have lowered counters.
There are 2 accessible toilets available in the Wheatfield and Gorgie Stands. There is level access to all the toilets, with grab rails and sufficient space for a wheelchair user and Personal Assistant.
There is an audio descriptive commentary service available, for more information please contact the club.
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 please click here.
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