K.R.C. Genk


Stadium Information


K.R.C. Genk


Cristal Arena




Club / Stadium Contact for Disabled Supporters


Hardy Marc

Telephone number

+32 498 862 050

Email address

Website address

Disabled Supporters Group

Contact Name

Telephone number

Email address

Website address

Access Information for Disabled Supporters

Getting there and Parking


The closest international airport to Genk is Brussels International Airport, which is around 90km away. There are train links from Genk to most major cities in Belgium.


The stadium is around 5.5km from the city centre. A bus from the main railway station, in the direction of Zwartberg, stops at Waterschei Kerkhof (or Nieuw Texas), which is close to the stadium.


There is accessible parking at the stadium. Permits need to be obtained from the club in advance +32 898 484 10. The parking spaces are around 50m away from the entrance to the stadium, and are stewarded.

Getting a Ticket


For more information on buying a ticket, please contact the club directly.

Spectator Viewing areas


Wheelchair userThere are 56 seats available for wheelchair users, situated on one side of the stadium. Sightlines are good, seats are sheltered, and there are no obstructed views. The club provides a complimentary ticket for Personal Assistants.



Blind and partially sightedThe club does no provide specific seats for blind and partially sighted supporters, however they do provide headsets where they can access the radio to listen to the commentary of the match. Guide dogs are not permitted in the stadium.



There are accessible refreshment kiosks, though they do not have low level counters.


There are 2 accessible toilets available. There is level access to all the toilets, with grab rails and sufficient space for a wheelchair user and Personal Assistant.



For more information about the services provided at the stadium 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.

Seating area for Ambulant Disabled fans

Seating area for Ambulant Disabled fans

Sightlines could be obstructed by ramp railing

More Stadium Photos

Original seating area for wheelchair users

Original seating area for wheelchair users

Current seating area for wheelchair users

Current seating area for wheelchair users



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