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Everyday getting around

1. Life Skills 2. Everyday Getting Around

7. Getting around with a disability

Disabled Travel Advice has information relating to transport and travel. This includes going on holiday, air travel and staying away, but also everyday trips into town and shopping. 

 

Community Transport- 

Lincolnshire Transport Helpline: If you’re looking for information and advice about transport in and around Lincolnshire the Transport Helpline will point you in the right direction. Call the Transport Helpline on (01522) 550129 for information on transport options available in Lincolnshire tailored to your needs. (Open 9.30am-5.30pm Mon-Fri and 10am-3pm Saturday).

In Lincolnshire, schemes include:

CallConnect is a public bus service that operates on demand. The network of minibuses operates between 7am-7pm Monday-Friday and 7.30am-6.30pm on Saturdays and runs throughout Lincolnshire.  Anyone can use the service if a timetabled bus service is not available to make the journey (except North Hykeham and Lincoln) and all of the buses are wheelchair accessible. Bookings can be made by phone, Tel: 0345 2343344 or online;   www.lincsbus.info/callconnect

  • For Lincolnshire call 0345 234 3344
    Open Monday-Friday 8.30am-6.30pm Saturday 9.00am-5.30pm

  • For Stamford, Peterborough and Nene and Welland call 0345 263 8153
    Open Monday-Friday 8.00am-6.00pm Saturday 8.30am-5.00pm

  • For North Lincolnshire call 0345 263 8139
    Open Monday-Friday 8.00am-6.00pm Saturday 8.30am-5.00pm

Community Car Schemes – Offer transport for those who are less mobile and are especially useful for hospital appointments. For more information contact the Lincolnshire Transport Helpline on (01522) 550129

Lincoln Dial a Ride – Is a minibus and car scheme in the greater Lincoln area and is available for those who cannot use public transport. Tel: (01522) 544983

For more information for other travel assistance, click here 


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