Travelling to the Amex Stadium

Access and Facilities

We are committed to giving all our visitors to the American Express Community Stadium a very warm welcome, and wherever possible maintaining the same experience for all.

For matchday travel and accessibility click on Matchday Travel Information.

Bus

From Brighton the 25 bus service is the best to use. The 28 and 29 services come from Lewes and the best stop to use is Falmer Train Station.

From Brighton the nearest DDA compliant bus stop to the Amex Stadium is within the University of Brighton Falmer campus. There is a ramp that provides access onto the stadium concourse.

From Lewes the nearest accessible stop is at Falmer Train Station. There is ramped access from this stop to the Amex Stadium concourse

Train

Falmer Train Station is adjacent to the Amex Stadium concourse and is fully DDA compliant. There are regular services all day and late into the evening from and to Brighton and Lewes. For information on services and times visit http://www.nationalrail.co.uk

Parking is available at stations across the Southern network please check the Southern Railway website at www.southernrailway.com for availability, accessibility and pricing for parking at the station that suits you best.

Taxi

Accessible taxi services to and from the Amex Stadium are provided by many companies across Brighton & Hove.

Car

If you are visiting the Amex Stadium on a non-matchday, parking near your destination will be found for you. Please tell security as you enter the site that you require disabled parking.

Inside the Amex Stadium

The Amex Stadium has been designed to meet the needs of all its visitors. There is level access into all areas of the stadium. There are lifts to all areas of the Amex including Dick’s Bar, Seven Stars Sports Bar, all lounges and conferencing facilities.

Assistance Dogs

We welcome Assistance Dogs in all parts of our venue and will provide water bowls on request, please ask a member of our staff.

Assisted Hearing

For any non-matchday event an introduction loop system is in place at the Seagulls Store, ticket office and West Reception.

AV/Technical Requirements for Events

Ramp access for stages and sets are available. Please speak to your event organiser.

Our AV partner will be happy to discuss any specialist needs in detail at your event planning meeting.

Cloakroom

The cloakroom is located in the West Stand reception and is free of charge.

Hospitality

If you have an allergy or special dietary requirement please contact your event organiser who will inform the relevant member of staff at the Amex Stadium.

Facilities for visitors with visual impairments

  • The Amex hosts are available to assist visitors to their event or seat if required.
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Fire and Emergency

  • Our Amex Stadium security http://www.theccd.ie officers and event organisers are fully trained in evacuation procedures for those with limited mobility.
  • In the event of an evacuation you will be escorted to the nearest meeting point by an Amex Stadium event organiser or member of security.
  • Meeting points for customers with limited mobility are located throughout the Amex Stadium.

First Aid / Medical Assistance

  • Our Amex Stadium security staff are trained in First-Aid.
  • Defibrillators are located around the stadium; at receptions, the security office and by the large meeting rooms.
  • If you have any specific medical requirements or concerns please contact your event organiser.
  • All our Amex Stadium event organisers and security staff are trained in Disability Awareness.

Lift and Stairs

  • All of reception areas at the American Express Community Stadium are accessible to all ambulant disabled and wheelchair users.
  • We offer lift access to all levels, in addition to stairwells.
  • All lifts have Braille buttons.

Use of Electrical Equipment

We have power available in every meeting room. If you require a power supply for medical reasons during an event please contact your event organiser.

Toilets for people with disabilities

Toilets for people with disabilities are located throughout the Amex Stadium, on every floor. They all have an alarm pull cord system. We have separate Ladies and Gentleman toilets.

Wheelchair access

All meeting spaces are wheelchair accessible.

Tours

For disability and access information for tours please visit our Stadium Tours section on our official club website.

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Albion in the Community

Working in partnership with other organisations our projects use football and sport to address inequalities in access and opportunity faced by people with disabilities and reduce the stigmas associated with disability in our local communities. Visit www.albioninthecommunity.org.uk for further information.

Comments and suggestions about disability access at the Amex Stadium are welcome:
Tel 0844 324 6282
E-mail supporter.services@bhafc.co.uk

Useful Links

Local Train Operator Southern Rail

General Rail Enquires

Brighton & Hove Bus

National Association of Disabled Supporters

Event support

Visitor's, Clients & Guests Non-Matchday

All visitors and guests should report to the stadium gatehouse on arrival, where they will be greeted and directed to park in Bennett's Field. Visitors and guests are advised Bennett's Field includes allocated disabled parking at the point closest to the stadium. Should they require additional assistance they should advise the club's security staff on arrival at the gatehouse.

Clients, exhibitors and deliveries that require access to the external concourse will be issued a one-time permit to access the external concourse. Once they have unloaded/loaded they will be required to park in Bennett's Field if they are staying on-site.