Rail transport

Useful links

    International Transport Forum (former European Conference of Ministers of Transport)

    International Centre for Accessible Transportation

    This international website provides information (in English, French and German) about travelling by train in Europe, including facilities for passengers needing assistance.

    France: SNCF Voyageurs Handicapés Visuels

    UK Describe-online
    Provides on-line guidance information about railway stations, underground stations, public areas, etc, from a blind person's perspective. The website is very accessible, as it is all text.

    Canadian Transportation Agency's Code of Practice: Removing Communication Barriers for Travellers with Disabilities (2004)