Belfast has plenty of accessible sights and wheelchair-friendly attractions to discover. See our guide below for information on accessible venues, public transport, mobility scooter and wheelchair hire, disabled car parking and accessible toilets in Belfast.

Visitors using wheelchairs at Titanic Belfast

Accessible Venues

The Disabled Go website provides a great resource on accessible venues in Belfast including hotels, visitor attractions, shops, restaurants and bars.

This includes access guides for popular visitor attractions such as Titanic Belfast, Crumlin Road Gaol, Belfast City Hall and the Ulster Museum.

Visit Belfast Welcome Centre

The Visit Belfast Welcome Centre is the official tourist information centre for Belfast and Northern Ireland. If you have a query about your visit, contact us by emailing info@visitbelfast.com or phoning +44(0)28 9024 6609. You can also contact us on Twitter and Facebook.

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Accessible Transport

Bus and Trains

Translink is the main provider of public transport in Northern Ireland. Download their Translink Access Guide for information on how to use their services if you have a disability or find using transport difficult.

Taxis

Many taxi providers, such as Value Cabs, can provide wheelchair-friendly accessible vehicles when requested.

Airports

Both George Best Belfast City Airport and Belfast International Airport can provide assistance to visitors if required. This includes help with checking in, going though security, boarding the aircraft and collecting your baggage.

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Mobility Scooter and Wheelchair Hire

Belfast has plenty of accessible sights and wheelchair-friendly attractions to discover. Find out where to hire a wheelchair or mobility scooter in Belfast, and start exploring.

Shop Mobility Belfast provides hire of a range of wheelchairs and mobility scooters in Belfast. Visit www.shopmobilityni.org for more information.

You can also borrow a wheelchair when visiting some of Belfast's top attractions including Titanic Belfast, Crumlin Road Gaol and Ulster Museum.

Make sure to get in touch with the venue in advance to book a wheelchair on your preferred date. You can find more attractions and visitor experiences offering wheelchair hire on the Disabled Go website.

Visitors using wheelchairs while visiting Titanic Belfast

Disabled Car Parking

There are a large number of accessible on-street disabled car parking spaces available throughout Belfast City Centre for Blue Badge holders.

A number of car parks also have disabled car parking spaces including Belfast City Council managed car parks, CastleCourt Shopping Centre, Victoria Square Shopping Centre, Titanic Belfast and SSE Arena Belfast.

Accessible Toilets

Belfast City Council manages public toilets in Belfast. You can view a list and map of disabled toilets at www.belfastcity.gov.uk/publictoilets.

Information about Belfast visitor attractions, hotels, restaurants, bars, shops and public buildings which provide accessible toilets can be accessed on the Disabled Go website.

CastleCourt Shopping Centre also features a Changing Places facility with fully accessible toilet facilities for people with profound disabilities. The facility is wheelchair accessible and offers a height-adjustable adult-sized changing bench, a ceiling track hoist, and plenty of space for carers.

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