Community Transport

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Community Transport

Community Transport

Community Transport Schemes can offer individual transport and group hire. Some also offer door-to-door services. Community Transport is provided by a number of independent charitable, non-profit-making groups, companies and organisations.

Who can use it?
Anyone who doesn’t have access to public transport and is without access to suitable alternative transport.

These services can be used for a variety of reasons, including health appointments, shopping, commuting to and from work, social events, evening classes and for making links with other public transport. Each service operates differently and, covers different areas, so please check when making your booking.

How do I use it?
You need to register by phoning the number of the service you wish to use. Once it is established that you are eligible, you can make your booking. Journeys are usually booked with at least 24 hours notice, and you agree your pick up and drop off points and times. Regular bookings can also be made with some providers.

How much does it cost?
Fares vary, so please contact the individual operator to find out more. Concessionary fares may be available to Somerset residents who are English National Concessionary Travel Scheme Pass holders. For more information please contact the individual operator.

Who do I contact?


Mendip Community Transport 
01749 880613 (9am-4pm) or email


Sedgemoor Community Transport
01278 434881 or email

Wedmore Community Bus 
For residents of Wedmore and the surrounding area. See their website for operating times

South Somerset

South Somerset Community Transport
01935 477399 (9am-5pm) or email

Crewkerne Voluntary Transport
Group transport for residents of Crewkerne, Merriot, Hinton and surrounding areas. No hospital or medical transport available. 
Phone 01460 271669 (9.30am to 3.30pm) or email

South Somerset Community Accessible Transport (SSCAT)
For residents of Bruton, Castle Cary, Wincanton and surrounding areas. 01963 33864 or email

Taunton Deane

Somerset Accessible Transport
01823 331266

For residents of Wiveliscombe and surrounding areas. From 8am to 6pm, Monday to Friday 01984 624666 or email

CBO Community Bus
Bookings: 07762 813967
For residents in the Churchstanton, Buckland St. Mary and Otterford areas.

West Somerset

Accessible Transport West Somerset (Atwest)
01643 709701 or email

Exmoor Community Bus
01398 323665 or email

If these organisations cannot meet your transport needs you may be able to use SLINKY services or a Community Car Scheme.