Call and Book Services
These services use smaller vehicles such as minibuses. They have some things in common with bus services, such as the fare charging, but only operate when booked.
You can travel anywhere within each service operating area. If you are travelling further you can connect with the local bus or train service.
Who can use the service?
Anyone living within the operating area who cannot access a local bus service. They may use this for any purpose.
In most cases the services pick up from a home address, if it is safe and practical to do so. It can also return passengers with a disability or those living in more isolated locations to their home address.
Lichfield and Rugeley Village Connect
This offers transport to local villages or connections for onward travel at Rugeley, Lichfield or Burntwood.
For more information, please see our Lichfield and Rugeley Village Connect page.
This offers transport in the area to and from Market Drayton, or to one of three key interchange points at Baldwins Gate, Ashley and Loggerheads.
For more information, please see our Border Car page.
This operates at fixed times into:
- Leek on Wednesdays
- Ashbourne on Tuesdays and Thursdays
- Buxton on Fridays
For more information, please see our Moorlands Connect page.
South Staffordshire Connect
This offers two services - one service for the North of the district, and one for the south:
- The north service includes transport for places such as Penkridge, Brewood, Essington, and Blymhill.
- The south service includes transport for places such as Kinver, Wombourne and Perton.
For more information, please see our South Staffordshire Connect page.
Needwood Forest Connect
This service can provide transport for places such as Hill Ridware, Hoar Cross, and Hanbury. It also travels to connection points including Rugeley, Burton Upon Trent, and Abbotts Bromley.
For more information, please see our Needwood Forest Connect page.
Community and voluntary schemes
These schemes run alongside existing public transport and in order to maintain these public services you should always try to use these wherever possible.
For more information, please see our Community and voluntary schemes page.
Set up a service
If you think there is a need for a service in your area, and know a group of volunteers who are willing to run it, please contact:
Telephone: 01785 895567
Telephone: 01785 277046