Pittodrie Stadium Stadium name: Pittodrie Stadium Club: Aberdeen F.C. Address: 31 Pittodrie St, Aberdeen AB24 5QH Club website: www.afc.co.uk Disability Access Officer (DAO) details DAO name: Lynn Fiske Phone number: ---------- Email: [email protected] Disabled Supporters Association (DSA) details DSA name: ---------- Phone number: ---------- Email: [email protected] Website: ---------- Getting to the stadium Train: Aberdeen railway station is on the main UK rail network and has frequent direct trains to major cities. Bus: National Express operate express coach services to London twice daily. There are a number of bus services to get round the city. Air: Aberdeen Airport serves a number of domestic and international destinations. Metro/Tram: ---------- Taxi: ---------- Accessible parking and drop-off/pick-up points There is accessible parking available located 20m from the main entrance. Parking permits do not need to be obtained, blue badges need to be visible. Ticketing Personal Assistant tickets are complimentary, and proof of disability needs to be shown. For more information about buying a ticket please contact the club. Entering the stadium ---------- Stadium map ---------- Spectator viewing areas Wheelchair User spaces: 26 for home supporters. Spaces are located in the Richard Donald and Merkland Stands. Sightlines are good, seats are sheltered, and there are obstructed views. Personal Assistants can be seated adjacent to the wheelchair user. 7 for away supporters. Spaces are located in the South stand. Sightlines are good, however stewards may obstruct views in the warm-up. Personal Assistants can be seated adjacent to the wheelchair user. Easy Access seating spaces: 300 for ambulant disabled supporters. Spaces are located in the Merkland Family Stand. Wider seats have arm rests and additional leg room, and sightlines are good. Personal Assistants be seated adjacent. Other areas: There are 44 spaces for blind and partially sighted fans in an allocated section of Richard Donald Stand. The seats are situated in the general allocation. Sightlines are good and seats are sheltered. Guide dogs are permitted in the stadium. Accessible concessions ---------- Accessible toilets There are 3 accessible toilets in the home section, a key is required to access them. There is level access to all the toilets, with grab rails and sufficient space for a wheelchair user and Personal Assistant. There is an additional toilet in the away section. Accessible services For information about services please contact the club. Useful publications and policies For further information, please refer to ‘Access for All’ – the UEFA and CAFE Good Practice Guide to Creating an Accessible Stadium and Matchday Experience. The guide is available to download in multiple languages here. Stadium photos ---------- Last Updated: 23/05/2011 This above information comes from a CAFE stadia report. Fans comments If you have visited this stadium before, CAFE invites you to HAVE YOUR SAY and share your matchday experience. Comments, photos and videos can be uploaded below, and you can upload anonymously if you would prefer. Your comments are important and will assist other disabled fans planning to visit this stadium. There has also been a number of instances where disabled fans comments have directly led to a stadium or club improving its existing facilities and services. If you wish to send more detailed feedback, you can download the CAFE matchday evaluation form here. For further information, please contact CAFE at [email protected].