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Walsall Community Transport
  • The Old Dairy
    Pelsall Lane
    Little Bloxwich
    Walsall
    WS3 3DH
Walsall Community Transport based in Walsall is a registered charity who provide a range of transport services for community groups, the elderly, people with disabilities or other mobility problems. The services includes regular community bus routes for shopping as well as days out to places of interest all at affordable prices. Walsall Community Tranport also offer mini bus hire for community groups.

Walsall Community Transport was established over 25 years ago and is one of the larger operators of its kind in the country. Their aim is to ensure that everybody has access to affordable transport whatever their mobility and have an enviable reputation for both the professionalism of the staff and the quality of the service they provide.

They have a wide range of comfortable vehicles specifically built for those with mobility issues and safety is a top priority for Walsall Community Transport with all staff fully trained to maintain high standards of care and compliance in  legal safety requirements. All passengers using wheelchairs undergo an individual assessment prior to travel to ensure their needs are met.

Services they provide:

  • Minibus hire for community groups and schools

  • Door to door shopper service for the over 60s or disabled

  • Days out to local attractions and places of interest 

  • Transport services for individuals with disabilities

  • Community bus routes

  • Opportunities for volunteers to work with WCT

Why Use Walsall Community Transport:

Unlike other transport solutions, Walsall Community Transport specialise in offering services to the elderly and disabled. All their staff understand the needs of their passengers and go out of their way to ensure their care and comfort during their journey.

  • A range of well maintained vehicles to suit your needs
  • Experienced and well trained drivers
  • All staff are DBS checked
  • Specialists in accommodating people with mobility needs
  • Wheelchair access and lifts on all vehicles
  • Available seven days a week,daytime or evening, local or long distance
  • Friendly booking staff to help plan your journey
  • Affordable prices that are hard to beat

Group Travel

If you are a community group or school, Walsall Community Transport offer a minibus hire service at extremely competitive prices for either short or long journeys. As a registered charity, they were set up to help community groups and as such should be your first port of call when looking to organise your transport.

Volunteers

Would you like to give something back to your local community? Then why not consider becoming a volunteer with Walsall Community Transport. Volunteers are needed to assist in the delivery of the Door to Door shopping service. The work involves driving a minibus, collecting older residents from their homes and taking them to their local supermarket. All shopping services have the support of a second person to help with passengers on the vehicle. 

Drivers need to be over 25 years of age and have no more than 3 points on their driving licence.

Walsall Community Transport provides full training to enable drivers to drive a minibus through their MIDAS Drivers Awareness Scheme.

These volunteer roles are extremely satisfying, being part of a friendly team, meeting new people and learning new skills. If you have 2-3 hours a week spare and would like to volunteer please call Julie Haynes or Becky Tolley on 01922 685555.

Transport Service for Individuals

Through their PEOPLE TO PLACES Service, individuals with mobility difficulties can now access a reliable and caring transport service which can be tailored to their individual needs. 

This is available if you have one of the following disabilities:

  • Registered visually impaired
  • Profoundly or severely hard of hearing
  • You are without speech
  • You have a recognised learning disability
  • You are ineligible to drive a motor vehicle on the grounds of physical fitness
  • You have a disability or have suffered an injury which has a long term adverse affect on your ability to walk
  • You have a Blue Badge (Disabled Parking Badge) and don't drive yourself

Charges made depend on the length and time of day the journey is required and start from just £3 per person. Please click here for further details

Door to Door Shopper Service

If you live in any area of Bloxwich or the Aldridge or Pheasey area of Walsall, then why not take advantage of Walsall Community Transport's Shopper Bus Service. They offer a pick up and drop off service to various supermarkets and local town centres. 

Holders of TfWM's over 60 or disabled passes who reside within the above areas can travel for the minimal charge of £1 per return journey  with any accompanying carer paying just £2.

To register to make use of this service please call 01922 685555 and have your TfWM pass to hand.

For further information on routes and timetables please click here for Bloxwich & Blakenall and click here for Aldridge & Pheasey

Days Out

Users of the People to Places and Shopping Services can also take the opportunity of joining WCT on one of their popular days out. These include trips to garden centres, local markets,historic towns and places of interest. For further information on the trips and how to book please see the downloads section. 

 

Local Bus Service

Walsall Community Transport also offer a local bus service. This includes _

No 22 Walsall bus station - Butts, Mill Lane 

No 24 Walsall Wood - Catshill via Shire Oak

No 26 Blakenall - Walsall via Goscote and Forest Estate

No 30 Bilston - Darlaston via Moxley and Herberts Park

No 67 Wednesbury to Yew Tree via Friar Park

No 637 Walsall - Manor Hospital via Highgate & Pleck

 

Click here for up to date timetable

 

Application forms

To download our registration forms, click on the following...

Direct Payments registration form

GDPR private policy 

Passenger information form 

Contact Walsall Community Transport

For further information or to book a service please contact WCT on 01922 685555

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