If you have a disability that makes travelling by train difficult, then you may be eligible for a railcard that entitles you to 1/3 off train fares.
Support services using transport if you are disabled
Gov.uk provides information and advice on what support is available when using public transport. This includes giving advance notice if you will need support from staff when travelling.
Disabled toilet access
The Radar National Key Scheme offers disabled people independent access to around 9,000 locked public toilets around the country.
You can visit Disability Rights UK to purchase a radar key and get more information on the toilet locations.
The ‘Our Pass’ scheme enables your son/daughter to travel for free on buses in the Greater Manchester area. Further details are available from the website, or by ringing the customer services line on 0300 323 0777. Please note - this scheme has not yet been approved to continue from September 2022. Further details should be available in March 2022.