Stadion der Freundschaft Stadium name: Stadion der Freundschaft Club: FC Energie Cottbus Address: Am Eliaspark 1, 03042 Cottbus, Germany Club website: www.fcenergie.de Disability Access Officer (DAO) details DAO name: Ivonne Smägk Phone number: ---------- Email: [email protected] Disabled Supporters Association (DSA) details DSA name: ---------- Phone number: ---------- Email: ---------- Website: ---------- Getting to the stadium Train: ---------- Bus: ---------- Air: The closest international airport is Berlin Schönefeld airport. Buses and trams run from the airport to the city centre. Metro/Tram: ---------- Taxi: ---------- For more information (in German), please visit https://www.barrierefrei-ins-stadion.de/club/fc-energie-cottbus. Accessible parking and drop-off/pick-up points There is accessible parking available. A blue parking permit is required. Ticketing For information about buying a ticket, please contact the club directly. Entering the stadium ---------- Stadium map Spectator viewing areas Wheelchair User spaces: 50, situated pitch-side. Sightlines are good, although they can be ostructed by stewards. The club provides complimentary Personal Assistant tickets, and they can sit behind wheelchair users. Easy Access seating spaces: ---------- Other areas: 10 spaces are available for blind and partially sighted supporters. The club provides complimentary Personal Assistant tickets, and they can be seated behind. The club does not allow guide dogs into the stadium. Accessible concessions ---------- Accessible toilets There are 4 accessible toilets in the stadium. A key is required to access them, and they are stewarded. There is level access to all accessible toilets, and they have grab rails and sufficient space for a wheelchair user and Personal Assistant. Accessible services There is an audio-descriptive commentary service available, and the club provides 10 headsets. 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: ---------- The above information was provided by the club and has not been verified by CAFE. 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].