Assisted travel and bus passes

Assisted travel schemes to help the elderly and disabled people travel around the Vale are available. These schemes include:-

Reimbursed costs for travel to and from hospitals for people on certain benefits.

The national bus pass scheme allows eligible older or disabled people to enjoy free off-peak travel on local buses anywhere in England.  Under the national scheme a nationally recognised pass is needed.

The Oxfordshire dial-a-ride initiative run by Oxfordshire County Council which replaced the Octabus scheme from 1 April 2012. The scheme offers a door-to-door service for people who are unable or find it difficult to use public transport.

Last reviewed: 01 - 11 - 2012

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