Services for persons with handicap
Barrier-free access by public transport and rail
You can get from the main station to the exhibition centre in about 8 minutes by underground. All underground stations are at least equipped with a lift that goes directly from platform level.
Important information for underground, bus and tram can be found here: https://www.vag.de/en/service-mehr/with-wheelchair-and-baby-buggy.html
Information on the S-Bahn can be found here:
Service-Tel. VGN: +49 911 27075-0
Important telephone numbers at the station:
Mobility Service Centre (Service-Tel. +49 180 6512512)
The Albrecht Dürer Airport has had it as a major objective to enable people with disabilities to travel completely without barriers.
All services at the airport at a glance:
Tel.: +49 911 937 00
Nuremberg has some transport services with specially equipped vehicles.
For enquiries, please call Nuremberg's central taxi station directly: +49 911 19 410
Parking at the exhibition centre
By displaying a valid disabled pass, you can park for free near the entrance to our VIP car park
Our entire fairground is accessible. Facilities at higher levels can be easily reached via our lifts.
First aid and medical support, police
In our Operation Centre near the central entrance, you will find a first aid station run by the BRK (Bavarian Red Cross), police and freely accessible bathroom facilities.
In the event of an emergency at the exhibition centre, our SecurityControlUnit is available to help.
Emergency number: +49 911 8606 7000
Washrooms and toilets are located at the Central (Operation Centre), East and West entrances, in all service areas between the halls and at NCC East. The wheelchair-accessible sanitary facilities on the exhibition grounds are freely available.
Free wheelchair hire
You have the option of borrowing a wheelchair for your visit from BRK.
- Normal wheelchair, free on presentation of ID card
- Electric wheelchair, 1st day € 100.00, each additional day € 50.00.
Please contact the BRK at least 14 days before visit. For more short-notice enquiries, please telephone BRK directly.
Telefon: +49 911 8606 6209
Handover location at the exhibition centre can be agreed with BRK on a case-by-case basis.
Telephone numbers for BRK at the exhibition centre
Depending on the event, BRK will be present at the following stations:
Operation Center: +49 911 8606 6156
NCC West: +49 911 8606 6756
NCC Ost: +49 911 8606 6956
Frankenhalle: +49 911 8606 6356
Visiting with accompanying persons
If you are dependent on an accompanying person during your visit to the exhibition, he/she is entitled to free admission upon presentation of your disabled pass.
Guide dogs are of course allowed.
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