Travel & Holidays

Information on travelling to, from and around Ireland and holidaying at home and abroad.


COVID-19 information

Department of Transport: Update of  travel and transport measures currently in place.

 

Useful Information

 

Transport for Ireland website

Information to make it easier for people with mobility difficulties to travel to, from and within Ireland – by car, bus, rail, taxi, boat, ferry and air.

 

flightrights.ie website

Information on your rights as a passenger with reduced mobility when travelling by air.

 

National Transport Authority information on wheelchair accessible taxis

You can also call their Information Line on 0761 064000 for information on Wheelchair Accessible Vehicle services in your area.

 

Access Earth App

Free platform that allows you to find and access places (local or around the world) by your accessibility needs – under Eat, Sleep, Shop and Do headings.

 

Accessible.co.uk – aims to provide the detailed information you need to work out if a place is going to be accessible to you.

 

Disabled Friendly Hotels website

Search for accessible hotels with ratings on how accessible they are.

 

Jaccede.com Open access interactive platform where members of the public can add details about establishments with accessible facilities – shops, accommodation, restaurants, etc.

 

SeeingAI – a Microsoft app that narrates the world around you so you can paint a picture of a new city or resort, as well as reading guide signs.

 

Wheeltheworld.com Info on accessible places to stay, things to do and day trips in destinations around the world.

 

Wheelmate app

Gives you an instant overview of your nearest wheelchair-friendly toilets and parking spaces on an interactive map.

 

Emerging Horizons website: accessible travel news.

 

Accessible Ireland website

Sections: Places to Stay; Dinner Reservations; Entertainment; Places to Visit; Getting Around.

 

Airbnb.ie

Airbnb.ie website allows you to select accessibility filters when searching for holiday accommodation.


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