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Accessible transport and car parking

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There are a number of accessible ways you can make your journey to Lincoln for a visit.

By Train

Lincoln Central Train Station is operated by East Midlands Trains and has daily connections from across the country. You can find more information about the station on the Lincoln by Train page.

Lincoln Central is fully accessible for wheel chair users with ramps for train access, a lift between platforms and trained staff ready to help with your needs.

There are visual and audible announcements for all departures and arrivals to Lincoln Central.

All the taxis on the station rank are wheelchair accessible and wheelchair users can use the car park unaided.

Full details for Lincoln Central can be found on the National Rail website.

By Car

There are several on-street zones for Blue Badge holders in Lincoln and all City Council car parks offer a discount rate for Blue Badge holders.

For every hour you buy in a City Council car park, Blue Badge holders will get one hour for free – giving you more time in the city and removing the need to rush.

Car parks in the city that have accessible parking spaces are:

  • Westgate 1 (LN1 3BG), 2 spaces
  • Westgate 3 (LN1 3BG), 1 space
  • The Lawn (LN1 3BU), 3 spaces
  • St. Paul's Lane (LN1 3AL), 1 space
  • Castle Hill (LN1 3AA), 1 space
  • City Hall (LN1 1DD), 3 spaces
  • Beaumont Fee (LN1 1DD), 1 space
  • Motherby Lane (LN1 1EX), 1 space
  • Hungate (LN1 1ES), 1 space
  • Flaxengate 1 (LN2 1JX), 4 spaces
  • Lincoln College and Sessions House (LN2 5HQ), 1 space
  • Rosemary Lane (LN2 5AT), 1 space
  • St Rumbold Street (LN2 5AP), 1 space
  • Broadgate (LN2 5AP), 6 spaces, 1.9m restriction
  • Lucy Tower (LN1 1XL), 11 spaces, 1.9m restriction
  • Thornbridge (LN5 7HW), 3 spaces, 2.2m restriction
  • High Street (LN5 7BJ), 6 spaces, 1.9m restriction
  • King Street/Chaplin Street (LN5 7BN), 2 spaces

For more details on Lincoln's car parks please see the Car Parks page.

By Taxi

Marks Passenger Services is a local private hire company with wheelchair accessible vehicles. Pre-booking is essential. For more information visit the Marks Passenger Services website or call 01522 793816.

Handsome Cabs also offer wheelchair accessible taxis in Lincoln city centre. 24 hour pre-booking is essential. To book, call 01522 545352.

By Bus

All PC Coach buses on regular routes are wheelchair accessible and the majority of the Stagecoach buses are wheelchair accessible. You can find more information about buses to Lincoln on the Lincoln by Bus page.

Please contact Stagecoach to check whether your line is operated by wheelchair accessible buses by calling 01522 580515 or by email.

DialaRide is also available in Lincoln for those with accessibility needs. This service will collect you from your home if you live within a 6 mile radius of the city. You can find out more about this service on the Lincoln Area DialaRide website.

Once you have arrived, it's easy to get around the city no matter your requirements. Find out Lincoln's accessible exploring options including shuttle buses, scooter hire, and accessible taxis.

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