Steps to improve disabled access

Transport for London has announced a range of measures to help disabled passengers.

  • 28 Underground and Overground stations to be made step-free over the next 10 years. TfL expect the number of step-free Tube journeys will treble by 2021.
  • More National Rail stations will also be made step-free.
  • Manual ramps will be installed at more stations to allow passengers to board carriages.
  • Spending £18m to ensure 95% of bus stops are easily accessible for wheelchairs by the end of 2016.
  • Spending £50m to train bus drivers on assisting disabled passengers.
  • Improving signs, maps and the TfL website so disabled passengers can find routes they can use.


Disabled transport

Transport for London have announced plans to make public transport more accessible for disabled passengers.