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Carbrook IKEA Tram Stop

Lock House Road, Sheffield, S9 2FN

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Introduction

Location

  • There is not a bus stop within 150m (164yds) of the venue.
  • The nearest National Rail station is Meadowhall Interchange.

Parking

  • The venue does have its own car park.
  • Parking is free for all users.
  • Venue Car Park View
    • The car park is located in front of the tram stop, at the rear and right of the IKEA car park.
    • The car park type is open air/surface.
    • There is/are 10 Blue Badge parking bay(s) within the car park.
    • The dimensions of the Blue Badge parking bay(s) are 368cm x 597cm (12ft 1in x 19ft 7in).
    • The nearest Blue Badge bay is 77m (84yd 7in) from the platforms.
    • The furthest Blue Badge bay is 103m (112yd 1ft) from the platforms.
    • The route from the car park to the entrance is accessible to a wheelchair user with assistance.
    • Assistance may be required because there is/are slopes/ramps.
    • The car park surface is tarmac.
    • There is a dropped kerb between the car park and the venue.
    • The dropped kerb does have tactile paving.
    • There is a road to cross between the car park and the entrance.
    • The road is generally quiet.
    • The car park does have a height restriction barrier.
    • The maximum height is 260cm (8ft 6in).
  • On Street Parking and Drop-off Details. View
    • There is not a designated drop off point.
  • Comments View
    • Parking for the tram stop is clearly marked and signed as Park + Ride.
    • These bays are for use of tram users only from 07:00 - 18:00.

Level Change (Platform - Cathedral and Middlewood)

  • There is a ramp/slope to access this area/service.
  • The ramp/slope is located leading onto the platform.
  • The ramp/slope gradient is slight.
  • The ramp/slope is permanent.
  • There is a level landing at the top of the ramp/slope.
  • The ramp does not have handrails.
  • Comments View
    • The platform is also on a slight gradient away from the track.

Level Change (Platform - Meadowhall and Rotherham)

  • There is a ramp/slope to access this area/service.
  • The ramp/slope is located leading onto the platform.
  • The ramp/slope gradient is slight.
  • The ramp/slope is permanent.
  • There is a level landing at the top of the ramp/slope.
  • The ramp does have handrails.
  • The handrails are on the right going up.
  • Comments View
    • The platform is also on a slight gradient away from the track.

Tram Stop (Carbrook IKEA)

  • There is/are 2 platform(s) at this tram stop.
  • All platforms have tactile paving.
  • Announcements are visual.
  • There is not a ticket machine.
  • There is not is a help point.
  • There is a sheltered seating area.
  • Seats with armrests are available.
  • There is level access when crossing between platforms.
  • Click here for the tram company website.
  • Comments View
    • Detailed maps and timetables are displayed on each platform.
    • Day tickets are bought on board the tram.
    • Weekly tickets are bought on board or online.
    • Monthly or longer tickets are bought at Travel South Yorkshire Information Centres or online.
    • Holders of South Yorkshire, English National Senior Citizen or Mobility concessionary passes travel free at weekends and between 09:30 and 23:00 Monday to Friday.
    • Photographs 2 - 4 show the platform for trams to Meadowhall and Rotherham.
    • Photograph 5 shows the crossing point.
    • Photographs 6 - 8 show the platform for trams to Cathedral and Middlewood.

Accessible Toilet

  • There are not accessible toilets within this venue designated for public use.

Standard Toilet(s)