Yokohama train station assistance

  • Yokohama train station assistance

    Posted by Ed671 on October 2, 2023 at 1:57 pm

    Hello. I understand it is quite a walk from the train platforms to the station exits. I use a cane and can only walk short distances and am wondering if the train stations offer wheelchair assistance to and from the platforms. Thank you.

    Celeste replied 8 months, 2 weeks ago 4 Members · 3 Replies
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  • schroth-sensei

    Member
    October 2, 2023 at 2:27 pm

    Hello Ed671,
    Just to clarify, are you bringing your own wheelchair or are you asking if stations provide one?

    -Justin

  • Josh Grisdale

    Moderator
    October 2, 2023 at 3:11 pm

    I am pretty sure every station has a wheelchair since they need to be prepared for a variety of situations (ie an elderly person fell, someone got heatstroke, etc).

    But I would be sure to arrive with plenty of time as they might need to go fetch it from somewhere.

    You may also consider renting a wheelchair for the time you are here.

  • Celeste

    Member
    October 2, 2023 at 6:13 pm

    We’re in a similar situation- can’t walk far without a cane- and we’ve mostly ended up taking taxis for this reason.

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