East Hull Dial a Ride

What does it do?

A door-to-door wheelchair accessible transport service for individuals and families living in East Hull, that find public transport provision difficult to use or access. This service allows people to attend appointments, go shopping, visit friends, attend church, hospitals etc.

Who it is for?

For local residents who are unable to use regular forms of public transport due to disability, rurality or factors associated with old age.

Where it is available?

Local service (Kingston upon Hull).

What it costs:

£8.00 per adult per return journey anywhere within the City Boundary. Journeys outside of Hull can be arranged and will be individually priced based on mileage. An escort that is required to enable a disabled person to travel pays £4 per return journey. Children under the age of 16 will travel at concession rates. Holders of a Hull City Council Concession Pass will only be required to pay £4 per return journey. We can carry out single journeys but make no reduction in the above prices.

How to access or apply for it:

First ring 01482-719600. Passengers need to register, as the scheme is only open to registered members (Registration is free). A ride can be booked up to 30 days in advance between the hours of 09.00 to 1300. It is essential to book by 13.00 on the day before travel and by 13.00 on a Friday for travel on Mondays as journeys for the following working day after this time will not be accepted. Clients should book as early as possible to avoid disappointment.

Additional information:

The service will operate daily between the hours of  08.00 and 18.00 on weekdays. Please note you are booking a ride and not a vehicle therefore your journey may not always be by the most direct route and you may be expected to share the vehicle with other users going in your direction.

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Info last updated:

16/10/2011
Provider

East Hull Dial a Ride

Chamberlain Business Centre, Chamberlain Road, Hull, East Yorkshire, HU8 8HL