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Old 2 Feb 19, 04:40 PM  
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Can anyone tell me if there are any special arrangements for parking at the Disney parks if someone in your party is disabled?

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Old 2 Feb 19, 05:08 PM  
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Yes you will be directed to special parking if you have a blue badge itís normally accepted at the theme parks but itís worth applying for a temp red tag to use in shopping centres at restaurants etc as if you donít have one and are fined the penalty can be heavy
Itís easy to get one
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Thanks Helen.

Can you point me in the direction of where to get one please? He has a blue badge in the U.K.
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Click on the Useful Information thread above - in the Disabled Parking thread there is the e-mail address to apply for a red tag before you go and all the information you need.
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Originally Posted by Merryweather View Post
Click on the Useful Information thread above - in the Disabled Parking thread there is the e-mail address to apply for a red tag before you go and all the information you need.
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If you look on the special needs thread there's a post dated 4jan this year where ChrisS has posted very useful information and a link to actually down load the form you need
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MK is a bit of a trek compared to the other parks Disabled parking
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MK is a bit of a trek compared to the other parks Disabled parking
Agreed! As someone who is visually impaired I hate parking at MK as not only is it a trek but you have to pass under a bridge which is dark and I struggle with. Last time I made us park at EPCOT and got the monorail over as then it gave us an excuse to go into EPCOT for a drink before heading home and meant less awkward areas to maneuver. I appreciate for most people this just adds time on to your journey but for us it worked well.
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Wheelchair but not Disabled pass, we ask for Medical overflow- follow the blue line.
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Originally Posted by sasperella View Post
Wheelchair but not Disabled pass, we ask for Medical overflow- follow the blue line.
We did the same last year with the Mobility Scooter.
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