Transport

Airports

These are the links to our local airports with the airports Disability facilities and contact details for special needs/assistance

Heathrow
http://www.heathrow-airport-guide.co.uk/disabled-facilities.html

Gatwick
http://www.gatwick-airport-guide.co.uk/disabled-facilities.html

Luton
http://www.luton-airport-guide.co.uk/disabled-facilities.html

Stansted
http://www.stansted-airport-guide.co.uk/disabled-facilities.html

London City
http://www.london-city-airport-guide.co.uk/disabled-facilities.html

Bus Passes

Hertfordshire County Council

This is the organisation who you have to apply to be given a bus pass in Hertfordshire
Tel 0300 123 4042
www.hertsdirect.org

Rail Travel

Rail Times/Route Information
Tel 08457 48 49 50

Disabled rail card
Tel 0845 605 0525

(For customers with hearing impairments)
Tel 0845 601 0132
Email disability@atoc.org

Booking numbers for assistance while travelling by Rail for people with a disability

Various rail operators run services via Watford Junction. Please call the appropriate number from list below to book assistance:

London Midland Service 0800 0924260
Virgin trains at Watford 08456050440
Virgin Journey Care 08457 443366
First Great Western Railway 0800 197 1329
South West Trains 08456 000650

Wheelchair accessible Mini buses for hire

Round about Transport
Tel 01923 7111139
Email roundabout@btconnect.com

Herts action on disability transport

Tel 01707 375159

Taxis

Eagles
(no wheelchair cars available, but normally helpful drivers)
Tel 01923 234 234
Allied
(wheelchair accessible taxi’s available)
Tel 01923 212121
Luckett’s
(wheelchair accessible cars available and some helpful drivers)
Tel 01923 333777

Taxi Licensing office (Watford)

Where to call to report a problem with a taxi driver or company for over charging or refusing to take assistance Dog etc.
Watford Borough Council (licensing Department)
Tel 01923 278520
Email Licensing@watford.gov.uk