Saturday Shopper Hopper (Saturdays 9:00-13:00 hrs) Operates a 1hr 20 min circular route, 3 times a day covering Herts and Essex Hospital, Parsonage Lane/Heathrow, Town Centre, Bishop’s Gate, Thorley, Havers Lane, Town Centre, Tesco – Bishop’s Park, Parsonage Lane/Heathrow and the Herts and Essex Hospital. Hop on and Hop off at any point along the route, simply put out your hand and the driver will stop at the closest safe place The Saturday Shopper Hopper is similar to the Stortford Shuttle service however it has been slightly re-routed on a Saturday to stop at Tesco Supermarket, Lancaster Way – Saturdays Only. Older and disabled persons bus passes and SuperSaver Cards are accepted. For further information telephone 01279 715000. Printed timetables for the Stortford Shuttle and the Saturday Shopper Hopper are also available from the Bishop’s Stortford Tourist Information Centre/Town Council Offices and are available on the bus itself. To see our Timetable CLICK HERE – our Route can also be found by CLICKING HERE Fares Older person bus pass – Free Disabled person bus pass – Free Adult single – £3.00 Adult day pass – £4.00 Herts Savercard single – £1.50 Herts Savercard day pass – £2.00 Child single (4-16 Read more [...]
Category: Bus ServicesArea Covered: Bishops Stortford
Area Covered: Welwyn / Hatfield AreaEligibility Criteria: Members of public with mobility issues, Hire to Community Groups
Operate a mini-bus service for the use of our local community, which aims to help local people get out and about. Whether it’s to go shopping, get involved in social activities or enjoy one of the many day trips organised by us, housing scheme managers, or other local organisations. The buses are equipped for people who find it difficult using public transport and are run under a Section 19 permit. All our buses have a tail-lift for wheelchairs and those that have difficulty in walking or using the steps to get on and off the bus.. Shopper Hopper This is a door-to-door regular bus service to local supermarkets for older and disabled residents and those who have difficulty getting around. Customers are collected and returned direct to their own home. The drivers assist with bags on and off the bus. This service currently costs just £3 per person for a return journey. Lunch Hopper Similar to the Shopper Hopper, the Lunch Hopper provides transport to two lunch clubs where meals are provided at a reasonable cost. The Community Buses can be used for the many day trips organised throughout the year. Day trips include trips to the seaside Read more [...]
Area Covered: Sandridge to St AlbansEligibility Criteria: Eligibility is over 65’s
Community bus service on Wednesday’s. The bus collects from 13 different locations within the parish and drops off in the centre of St. Albans, with a return journey too.
Area Covered: Harpenden
Community bus service on Tuesday’s, Wednesday’s and Thursdays. The route has been carefully planned to serve the needs of all residents by stopping close to shops, The Memorial Hospital and the three Doctors’ surgeries. Starting at 09.30 from the north of Harpenden, and finishing at 16.30. 2 minibus – 15 seaters.
Area Covered: Colney Heath to/from HatfieldEligibility Criteria: Anyone can use the service. Bus passes unable to be used as it is a subsidised service paid by the Parish Council.
Community Bus service provided by St. Albans Disrict Council. Runs once a week on a Thursday from Colney Heath to Hatfield. Seats must be booked in advance. Please note due to current legislation we cannot fix child seats to the bus seats, as such this service is not available for those wishing to bring very young children.
Area Covered: Hertsmere and St Albans districts.Eligibility Criteria: Hertsmere and St Albans districts
Communities 1st are a charity that operates across Hertsmere and St Albans districts. We provide accessible, affordable door-to-door transport for people with mobility problems; thereby promoting better access to healthcare, greater community participation and increased social inclusion. Community Car Scheme A scheme for people who are unable to use public transport to get to community facilities or medical appointments. This may be because of mobility problems or other special needs. The Car Scheme operates in across Hertsmere, specifically in Borehamwood, Elstree, Potters Bar, Bushey, Bushey Heath, Well End, Radlett and Shenley. A charge of 60p a mile is made for each journey to cover volunteer expenses. We have volunteer drivers who use their own cars. Folded wheelchairs can be taken in most cars, but passengers must be able to transfer from wheelchair to car. A wheelchair accessible vehicle with driver can also be booked which has space for one wheelchair user and up to three passengers. Carers are welcome. Costs for these vehicles vary. Please call to discuss. The Community Car scheme is for people who want to: attend medical appointments take part in community activities attend an exercise class visit friends or relatives take up a new interest volunteer Read more [...]
Area Covered: DacorumEligibility Criteria: Live in Dacorum area and be unable to access public transport
Community Action Dacorum is a charity that provides a circle of support to the local community. As a council for voluntary service, we believe in bringing people together to achieve more in their communities and improve quality of life. Community Wheels hires minibuses to groups and organisations such as elderly or disabled groups, youth groups or sport clubs, who are Community Action Dacorum members. Community Cars solves transport problems for less able people in Dacorum. Our team of volunteers use their own cars in their free time to drive passengers to their destinations. Door to Store provides older or disabled people who have difficulties in using public transport safe, reliable and accessible transport to a local supermarket.Bus Services. Day Trippers is a membership outings club for older people. Community Wheels provides timetabled bus services throughout Dacorum using a 16 seater minibus.
Area Covered: Bishop's Stotford
Stortford Shuttle (Monday- Friday 7:50-15:00 hrs) Stortford Shuttle operates a 1 hour circular route, 6 times a day covering Herts and Essex Hospital, Parsonage Lane/Heathrow, Town Centre, Bishop’s Gate, Thorley, Havers Lane, Town Centre Parsonage Lane/Heathrow and the Herts and Essex Hospital. Hop on and Hop off at any point along the route, simply put out your hand and the driver will stop at the closest safe place. The bus provides a service on routes not covered by the commercial bus companies and operates weekdays. Older and disabled persons bus passes and SuperSaver Cards are also accepted. All welcome! For further information telephone 01279 715000. Printed timetables for the Stortford Shuttle and the Saturday Shopper Hopper are also available from the Bishop’s Stortford Tourist Information Centre, Town Council Offices and are available on the bus itself. See Timetable See Route Fares: Older Persons Bus Pass FREE Disabled Persons Bus Pass FREE Adult Single £3.00 Adult Day Pass Read more [...]
Area Covered: Sawbridgeworth
Sawbridgeworth Town Council launched Sawbobus in November 2009 to replace the axed SW1, 2 & 3 services. This vital community service has proved popular with the town’s residents and in 2015 provided over 22,000 passenger journeys. The Town Council set up this service and receives grants from East Herts District Council, some councils in Essex and some commercial sponsors which help fund the service. Our new bus has been provided under a grant scheme by the Department for Transport and has been sponsored by Hertfordshire County Council.
Area Covered: Much Hadham, Perry Green & Bishops Stortford
Hadham Hopper The Hadham Hopper is a free service and runs every Thursday from Much Hadham and Perry Green to and from Bishop’s Stortford. New members are always welcome!! If you live in the Much Hadham/Perry Green area and would like to travel on the Hadham Hopper call Tracey Gaynor on 01279 715004 or email [email protected] See Timetable This service is run by Bishop’s Stortford Community Transport CIO.