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We've put together some useful information on barrier-free stays in Lübeck here. From telephone boxes suitable for disabled users, to disabled toilets to wheelchair hire.

Welcome Center
Welcome to our Welcome Center at Holsten Gate. Our friendly, bright rooms have everything to make your visit to our beautiful town quite memorable: Detailed information on barrier-free stays in Lübeck, beautiful gifts for people at home, as well as fresh coffee and delicious snacks.

Information on accessibility at the Welcome Center:
Door width main entrance: 136 cm
Door width side entrance: 244 cm
Counter height: 73 cm

Closest disabled parking: Car park at "Holstentor" approx. 300 m away
Closest disabled toilets Wallstraße about 200 m away

Opening Times:
Jan - May, Oct - Nov:
Mon - Fri 9.30 am - 6 pm, Sat 10 am - 3 pm, closed Sundays, public holidays 10 am - 2 pm

June-Sept.:
Mon - Fri  9.30 am - 7 pm, Sat 10 am - 3 pm, Sundays and public holidays 10 am - 2 pm

December:
Mon - Fri 9.30 am - 6 pm, Sat 10 am - 3 pm
on the four Advent weekends also Sundays from 10 am - 2 pm
Boxing Day and New Year’s Eve from 10 am - 1 pm (closed Christmas Eve, Christmas Day and New Year's Day)

Disabled acessible toilets:
•    An der Obertrave (Kiosk)
•    Main train station
•    Holstentorplatz, Wallstraße
•    Kanalstraße, next to Klughafenbrücke
•    Koberg 7, below St. Jacob's
•    Markttwiete
•    Car park Willy-Brandt-Allee next to the Music and Congress Hall
•    Central Bus Station

Disabled toilets key

A WC key providing access to all disabled WCs throughout Germany for €18 can be purchased on presentation of a disability and identity card. The key can be obtained from the waste management offices (Entsorgungsbetrieben) Lübeck:
Malmöstr. 22
23560 Lübeck
Tel.: +49 (0) 4 51/70 76 00

Telephone boxes suitable for disabled users in Lübeck Old Town
•    Train station
•    Breite Straße, at the Salamander shoe shop 
•    Breite Straße/corner of Mengstraße
•    Bus stop Breite Straße, opposite St. Jacob's
•    Bus stop Königstraße, opposite Karstadt
•    Bus stop Mühlenstraße, in front of C&A department store
•    Bus stop Schüsselbuden, opposite St. Mary's
•    Markttwiete/ Markt
•    Central Bus Station

Wheelchair hire in Lübeck's city centre
Sanitäthaus Schütt & Grundei
Königstrasse 91
Tel.: +49 (0) 4 51/8 90 71 31 (Please inquire about wheelchairs 5 days in advance)

Disabled assistance
Verwaltungszentrum Mühlentor
Kronsforder Allee 2-6
Tel.: +49 (0) 4 51/1 22 25 44