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Additional Accessible Information

This part of our website is dedicated to giving you additional information regarding accessibility when visiting the New Forest. We hope this information will enable you to get the most of your time spent in the New Forest.

This page will give you more information on accessible train stations, accessible toilet facilities and wheelchair hire in the New Forest.

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Accessible toilet facilities in The New Forest

The following list of town and village car parks all have accessible facilities:

  • Barton Court Avenue NFDC car park
  • Beaulieu NFDC car park
  • Bransgore NFDC car park - open 7am - 7pm
  • Brockenhurst NFDC car park - open 6am - 7.30 pm (automatic locking)
  • Burley NFDC car park
  • Calshot Spit NFDC car park
  • Fawley, School Road NFDC car park - open 7am - 4pm
  • Fordingbridge, Roundhill NFDC car park - open summer 7am - 7pm and winter 7am - 5pm
  • Hythe, Prospect Place NFDC car park - open winter 6.30am - 7pm and summer 6.30am - 9pm (automatic locking)
  • Keyhaven NFDC car park
  • Lymington, Bath Road NFDC car park
  • Lymington, New Street NFDC car park - open 5am - 5pm (automatic locking)
  • Lymington Quay NFDC car park
  • Lymington, rear of Waitrose NFDC car park
  • Lyndhurst NFDC car park (new block) - open 7.30am - 5pm in winter
  • Milford, Camden Hurst NFDC car park
  • Milford, Sea Road NFDC car park
  • New Milton, Old Milton Road NFDC car park - open 7am - 7pm
  • New Milton, Station Road NFDC car park
  • Ringwood, Furlong NFDC car park
  • Totton, Eling Cemetery NFDC car park - open 8am - 8pm (automatic locking)
  • Totton, Eling Recreation Ground NFDC car park - open 7.30am - 5pm in winter and 7.30am to 7pm in summer
  • Totton, Library Road NFDC car park - open 6am - 7pm in winter and 6am - 9pm in summer (automatic locking)
  • Totton, Salisbury Road Recreation Ground NFDC car park
  • Totton, Winsor Road NFDC car park

For a map of the NFDC car parks and their locations please click here.

In most instances you will need a radar key to open the accessible toilets. If you do not have a radar key you may borrow one from Lyndhurst Information Centre during opening hours.

There are some forest car parks that also have accessible facilities:

  • Blackwater Forestry Commission car park
  • Bolderwood Forestry Commission car park
  • The New Forest Reptile Centre Forestry Commission car park
  • Whitefield Moor Forestry Commission car park
  • Wilverley Plain Forestry Commission car park


Accessible Train Stations in The New Forest

Each train station in The New Forest is listed below with their accessibility:

  • Ashurst Station - Step free access to platform 1 and 2, no toilet.
  • Beaulieu Road Station - Level access to platform 2 only, no toilet.
  • Brockenhurst Station - Step free access to every platform via a lift, accessible toilet.
  • Hinton Admiral Station - Step free access to all parts of station, no toilet.
  • Lymington Pier Station - Step free access to all parts of the station, no toilet.
  • Lymington Town Station - Step free access to all parts of the station, no toilet.
  • New Milton Station - Step free access to each platform, no toilet.
  • Sway Station - Step free access to platforms but no interchange, no toilet.
  • Totton Station - Inaccessible to wheelchair users, customers are advised to travel via Ashurst.

For futher information on the access of these train stations please contact South West Trains.

Wheelchair Hire around The New Forest

The following companies offer sales (new and old), repair and hire of manual and electric wheelchairs, scooters and equipment in the New Forest and surrounding areas:

  • Hearing & Mobility: 91Poole Road, Bournemouth, BH4 9BB Tel: 01202 540852
  • Richens Care: Unit 2 Sea Vixen Industrial Estate, Wilverley Road, Christchurch, BH23 3RU Tel: 01202 588102
  • Gallager Mobility: Unit 4 The Industrial Business Centre, Grange Road, Christchurch, BH23 4JD Tel: 01425 270666
  • M&J Mobility: Old Lyndhurst Road, Cadnam, SO40 2NL Tel: 023 8081 1949
  • Hearing & Mobility: 4 Bursledon House, Station Road, New Milton, BH25 6HS Tel: 01425 628815

We advise to contact each company to check their product meets your accessibility needs.