Ukraine

 

Stadium Information

Club

Ukraine

Stadium

Olympiysky Stadium

Address

Velyka Vasylkivska, 55

Kiev

Ukraine

Club / Stadium Contact for Disabled Supporters

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Disabled Supporters Group

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Access Information for Disabled Supporters

Getting there and Parking

 

Kiev has two main airports - Boryspil has links to many international destinations, and the smaller Zhulyany is more domestic though with some overseas destinations.

 

There is an extensive train and metro system in place in Kiev with many destinations.

 

At the stadium, there are 70 accessible spaces for disabled supporters. These are located around 100m away from the stadium entrance.

Getting a Ticket

 

Spectator Viewing areas

 

Wheelchair suerThe stadium has 105 spaces for wheelchair users, and adjacent seats for Personal Assistants. Seats are located in sector C of the Lower level, and can be severely obstructed by the covering Upper level.

 

 

Blind and partially sghtedThere is no specific seating areas for blind and partially sighted supporters, who can sit anywhere within the stadium. Audio descriptive commentary is not being provided, and only the lifts have braille or tactile print. Personal Assistants tickets are not provided for.

 

Deaf and hard of hearingThere is no induction loop system at the stadium, and deaf and hard of hearing supporters can sit anywhere. Urgent messages will be displayed on the big screens.

 

 

Ambulant disabledThere are no easy access seats in the stadium for ambulant disabled supporters.

Amenities

 

Refreshment kiosks are available near to the dedicated disabled seating areas, but are not fully accessible.

 

There are 16 accessible toilets for supporters to use. These are located in all areas of the stadium and are equipped with grab rails and low sinks. Toilets are not always monitored by stewards, and do not require a key to gain access.

Services

 

As part of CAFE's disability awareness project in Poland and Ukraine around UEFA EURO 2012, an audio descriptive commentary service was delivered to blind and partially sighted supporters in the stadium.

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.

Disabled fans at UEFA EURO 2012

Disabled fans at UEFA EURO 2012

More Stadium Photos

Disabled fans at UEFA EURO 2012

Disabled fans at UEFA EURO 2012

Accessible parking

Accessible parking

Accessible entrance

Accessible entrance

Slight step up to spaces for wheelchair users

Accessible seating area

Slight step up to spaces for wheelchair users

Wall should have high contrast paint to increase visibility.

Wall should have high contrast paint to increase visibility.

Signage

Signage

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.

 

Please upload any photos or any documents that help to explain your match day experience.

 

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Please note – To ensure comments posted are without malice, they are authorised by CAFE before being published on this website.

 

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