Barrier-free arrival

By train

Mönchengladbach central railway station has barrier-free access to/from the platforms. The Deutsche Bahn AG Mobility Service Centres provide a comprehensive service for arranging barrier-free travel – including a free service for people travelling with you if you need this assistance. They also provide tips for planning your journey and they will inform you of any fare concessions that are available, or of any diversions due to engineering works. You can also find all the information you need about barrier-free train travel in Deutsche Bahn’s “BarrierFree Germany” (PDF) brochure.

Deutsche Bahn service number:
+49 (0)1806 – 99 66 33, ask for Service

Number of the central Mobility Service Centre:
+49 (0)1806 – 99 512 512

The accompaniment service provided by the Railway Mission helps travellers who require assistance when getting onto or off trains and when changing trains.

Barrier-free car access to Mönchengladbach

If you are driving here, you should read our tips for arriving in Mönchengladbach by car. There are an estimated 460 public parking spaces for disabled people in the Mönchengladbach municipal area. In order to be able to use them you need to have the EU-wide “blue badge” parking permit for severely disabled people or another specific parking permit. You can find further information here!