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Armagh Bus Station

Lonsdale Road, Armagh, County Armagh, BT61 7JX

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Location

  • The venue is situated within the centre of the city.
  • This venue is situated in Armagh.
  • The nearest mainline station is Portadown.

Opening Times

  • Monday 06:00 - 18:30.
  • Tuesday 06:00 - 18:30.
  • Wednesday 06:00 - 18:30.
  • Thursday 06:00 - 18:30.
  • Friday 06:00 - 18:30.
  • Saturday 06:00 - 18:30.
  • Sunday 16:30 - 20:15.

Parking

  • The venue does not have its own car park.

Outside Access (Main Entrance)

  • This information is for the entrance located at the front of the building.
  • There is not level access into the venue.
  • The main doors open automatically.
  • The doors are single width.
  • The door opening is 124cm (4ft) wide.

Level Change (Main Entrance)

  • There is a ramp or slope to access this service.
  • The ramp or slope is located to the left as you face the entrance.
  • The ramp or slope is moderate.
  • The ramp or slope is permanent.
  • There is a level landing at the top of the ramp.
  • The ramp does have handrails.
  • The handrails are on the left going up.
  • The width of the ramp or slope is 110cm (3ft).
  • There are steps to access this area / service.
  • The steps are located in front of the entrance.
  • There is / are 8 step(s) to the area / service.
  • The steps are not clearly marked.
  • The steps are medium.
  • The steps do have handrails.
  • The handrails are on both sides.
  • The ramp or slope does bypass the steps.

Outside Access (Alternative Entrance)

  • This information is for the entrance located at the side of the site, next to the bus stands.
  • There is not level access into the venue.
  • The main doors open away from you (push).
  • The doors are single width.
  • The doors are permanently held open.
  • The door opening is 98cm (3ft) wide.

Level Change (Alternative Entrance)

  • There is a ramp or slope to access this service.
  • The ramp or slope is located leading to the bus stands from the entrance.
  • The ramp or slope is easy.
  • The ramp or slope is permanent.
  • The ramp does have handrails.
  • The handrails are on the right going up.
  • The width of the ramp or slope is 110cm (3ft).

Reception

  • The reception desk is 11m (12yd 1in) from the main entrance.
  • There is level access to reception from the entrance.
  • The reception desk is medium in height.
  • The desk has a lowered section.
  • Lighting levels are medium.
  • There is a hearing assistance system.
  • The type of system is a fixed loop.
  • Staff are trained to use system.

Inside Access

  • There is not level access to the service.
  • This venue does not play background music.
  • Motorised scooters are allowed in public parts of the venue.
  • Lighting levels are medium.

Level Change (Inside Access and Bus Stands)

  • There is a ramp or slope to access this service.
  • The ramp or slope is located leading to the exit gates and toilets.
  • The ramp or slope is moderate.
  • The ramp or slope is permanent.
  • The ramp does have handrails.
  • The handrails are on both sides.
  • The width of the ramp or slope is 102cm (3ft).
  • There are steps to access this area / service.
  • The steps are located leading to the exit gates and toilets.
  • There is / are 12 step(s) to the area / service.
  • Lighting levels at the steps are medium.
  • The steps are clearly marked.
  • The steps are deep.
  • The steps do have handrails.
  • The handrails are on both sides.
  • The ramp or slope does bypass the steps.
  • Comments View
    • There is also a moderate slope outside where the bus stands are located.

Bus Station

  • The station is staffed.
  • There are generally 4-5 member(s) of staff on duty.
  • There is not an office to obtain help (other than the ticket office).
  • There is a ticket office / travelcentre.
  • The ticket office / travel centre is located just beyond the main entrance, to the left.
  • The ticket office / travel centre is 11m (12yd 1in) from the main entrance.
  • There are 12 stands / bays.
  • Announcements are audio and visual.
  • The bus companies operating within this station are Translink.
  • There is not a taxi rank at the station.
  • There is a wheelchair for patrons to borrow.
  • To borrow a wheelchair, please ask at the ticket office.

Bus Station Stand

  • Stand / Bay number(s) 1-12.
  • The stands accessed by ramp / slope are 1-12.

Accessible Toilet

  • There are accessible toilets within this venue designated for public use.
  • Location and Access View
    • The toilet is for the sole use of disabled people.
    • There is pictorial signage on or near the toilet door.
    • The accessible toilet is 24m (26yd 9in) from the main entrance.
    • The accessible toilet is located opposite Gate A.
    • There is not level access to the accessible toilet.
  • Features and Dimensions View
    • This is a unisex toilet.
    • A key is required for the accessible toilet.
    • The key is a radar key.
    • The key can be obtained from reception.
    • The door opens outwards.
    • The door is locked by a locking handle.
    • The width of the accessible toilet door is 86cm (2ft).
    • The door is heavy.
    • Floor manoeuvring space is clear in the accessible toilet.
    • The dimensions of the accessible toilet are 215cm x 255cm (7ft x 8ft).
    • There is a lateral transfer space.
    • As you face the toilet pan the transfer space is on the left.
    • The lateral transfer space is 140cm (4ft).
    • There is a dropdown rail on the transfer side.
    • There is not a flush on the transfer side.
    • The tap type is lever.
    • There is a mixer tap.
    • There is not a functional emergency alarm available.
    • It is tied up and out of reach (higher than 10cm (4") from floor).
  • Position of Fixtures View
    • Wall mounted rails are available.
    • As you face the toilet the wall mounted grab rails are on both sides.
    • There is not a shelf within the accessible toilet.
    • There are mirrors in the accessible toilet.
    • Mirrors are placed at a lower level or at an angle for ease of use.
    • The height of the toilet seat above floor level is 43cm (16in).
    • There is a hand dryer.
    • The hand dryer cannot be reached from seated on the toilet.
    • The hand dryer is placed higher than 100cm (3ft 3").
    • The hand dryer is 102cm (3ft) high.
    • There is not a toilet roll holder.
    • There is a sink.
    • The sink can be reached from seated on the toilet.
    • The sink is placed higher than 74cm (2ft 5").
    • The sink is 80cm (2ft) high.
  • Colour Contrast and Lighting View
    • The contrast between the external door and wall is good.
    • The contrast between the internal door and wall is good.
    • The contrast between the grab rails and wall is fair.
    • The contrast between the drop down rails and wall is fair.
    • The contrast between the walls and floor is fair.
    • Lighting levels are low.

Level Change (Accessible Toilet)

  • There is a ramp or slope to access this service.
  • The ramp or slope is located leading up to the accessible toilet from the main entrance.
  • The ramp or slope is moderate.
  • The ramp does have handrails.
  • The handrails are on both sides.
  • The width of the ramp or slope is 102cm (3ft).
  • There are steps to access this area / service.
  • The steps are located leading up to the accessible toilet from the main entrance.
  • There is / are 4 step(s) to the area / service.
  • Lighting levels at the steps are medium.
  • The steps are clearly marked.
  • The steps are deep.
  • The steps do have handrails.
  • The handrails are on both sides.
  • The ramp or slope does bypass the steps.

Standard Toilet(s)

Level Change (Standard Toilets and Baby Changing Facility)

  • There is a ramp or slope to access this service.
  • The ramp or slope is located leading up to the toilets and baby changing facility from the main entrance.
  • The ramp or slope is moderate.
  • The ramp or slope is permanent.
  • The handrails are on both sides.
  • The width of the ramp or slope is 102cm (3ft 4in).
  • The ramp or slope does bypass the steps.

Additional Info

  • Staff do not receive disability awareness / equality training.
  • Documents can be requested in Braille.
  • Documents can be requested in large print.
  • Staff are Text Relay aware.