Metalist Kharkiv

 

Stadium Information

Club

Metalist Kharkiv

Stadium

Metalist Stadium

Address

Plekhanovskaya St

65, Kharkiv

Ukraine

Club / Stadium Contact for Disabled Supporters

Name

Tatiana Glushcenko

Telephone number

+38 (057) 763-23-09, +38 (067) 579 63 73

Email address

Website address

Disabled Supporters Group

Contact Name

Telephone number

Email address

Website address

Access Information for Disabled Supporters

Getting there and Parking

 

Kharkiv has a relatively small international airport with few domestic and overseas connections.

 

Kharkiv is connected to many major Ukrainian cities by rail, and has a metro system, buses, trolleybuses and trams.

 

At the stadium, there is no accessible parking but buses and taxis are allowed to stop 20m away from the stadium entrance. It is around 100m from there to the seating for disabled supporters.

Getting a Ticket

 

For information on how to buy a ticket, please contact the club directly.

Spectator Viewing areas

 

Wheelchair userThere are 104 spaces for wheelchair users in the stadium, and seats for Personal Assistants are behind these. They are located on the first rows of the Eastern and Western stands. Spaces are sheltered, elevated, and offer good sightlines.

 

 

Blind and partially sightedBlind and partially sighted supporters may sit anywhere in the stadium.

 

 

 

Deaf or hard of hearingThere is no induction loop fitted for deaf or hard of hearing supporters, who can also sit anywhere within the stadium.

 

 

Amenities

 

Refreshment kiosks have accessible low counters, and are wheelchair user friendly. Kiosks are close to the seating for disabled supporters, and an ordering service is also available.

 

In the Eastern and Western stands there are four accessible toilet blocks, each with three separate toilets. Toilets are clearly signposted with level access, and monitored by stewards. Toilets have accessible furniture fitted, such as grab rails and low sinks.

Services

 

For further information about the services available 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 please click here.

Disabled fans watching the match

Disabled fans watching the match

More Stadium Photos

Disabled fans watching the match

Disabled fans watching the match

Accessible entrance

Accessible entrance

Ramp to accessible seating area

Ramp to accessible seating area

Ramp should be of a slight gradient so that wheelchair users can easily use it

Signage

Signage

Accessible toilet

Accessible toilet

Accessible toilets should be clearly signposted

Accessible toilet

Toilets should have furniture in contrasting colours to increase visibility. Toilet should have a low mirror, and be available in a variety of layouts to allow for left and right-handed transfer from wheelchair to toilet.

Accessible seating area

Accessible seating area

Audio descriptive commentary

Audio descriptive commentary

FANS COMMENTS - HAVE YOUR SAY!

 

Have you visited this stadium recently? If so, please share your match day experience by posting your comments in the section below.

 

Please tell us about your match day experience - what was good, not good or could be improved.

 

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