Services for the disabled on different types of train

Our trains include a broad range of services for passengers with different types of disability. For more information see the table below.

Train

Services Location

InterCity

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360˚ view

  • by pressing a disabled person button by the entry/exit door, a ramp is placed between the car and the platform to permit a wheelchair passenger access to/ exit from the car, without assistance
  • two wheelchair spaces close by the vestibule and a wider corridor to access the passenger compartments
  • a WC for disabled persons
  • a plug contact by the spaces and seats for the disabled
In double deck service car which has services for the disabled on the lower deck

Pendolino

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  • a hydraulic lift operated by the train conductor, ensures easy access to the train
  •  two wheelchair spaces (one on either side of the corridor)
  • plug contact by the wheelchair spaces for, e.g. charging of wheelchair batteries
  • WC for the disabled (wider door, support handles, call buttons) by the wheelchair spaces
  • regular seat equipment: reading light, table, PC plug, unobstructed visibility to info monitors
  • call button (to train crew); on request, at seat service ensured
In car 2 or 8

Express trains 

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  • A hydraulic lift operated by the train conductor, ensures easy access to the train
  • 3 wheelchair spaces and a turning seat with air spring suspension, neck support, adjustable lumbar support and arm rests
  • WC for the disabled (wider door, support handles, call buttons)
  • wider corridor to passenger compartment
  • door opening button
  • narrow transfer-wheelchair
  • Call button (to train crew)
In conductor`s compartment

Railcars

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  • hydraulic lifts operated by the conductor
  • a wheelchair space at one end of the railcar
  • the washroom can accomodate disabled passengers
At the end of the railcar

Double-deck sleeping-cars (Edm)

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  • compartment for disabled, berths 117 and 118
  • SOS press button
  • handles
  • wheelchair fixing point 
  • mechanically operated compartment door 
  • WC for the disabled in vestibule on lower floor
Near exit door

Allegro

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  • ample space for wheelchair passengers
  • an accessible toilet  
  • a lift for easy boarding. 

 

In car 2

Low-floored commuter trains
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  • ample space for wheelchair passengers
  • an accessible toilet
Commuter train timetables indicate which services are operated with low-floor trains

Older commuter trains

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Sm1, Sm2 and Eil

   

 

Allegro™ is a registered trademark.

Opening the inner doors of the cars

The inner doors of the latest stock are electrically operated. The door-opening button is located on the right side of the door.


 

Ask the conductor

If you have any questions, turn to the conductors. Their job is to ensure that you have a pleasant journey.