Needwood Forest Connect
This is the easy way to get around your local area without a
car. It offers transport to local villages or connections for onward travel in the area.
It is available for anyone who lives, works or visits in the area. There is no age restriction; we can accommodate people with wheelchairs.
The bus has seats for up to 15 passengers and can accommodate wheelchairs.
Where does this service run?
The service operates in places such as Hanbury, Hoar Cross, Blithbury and Colton. The full area can be found on the map below:
Needwood Forest Connect Area Map (740 KB)
We plan a route each day using telephone bookings. This enables us respond to need and only run where there are passengers in the area.
When does this service run?
Monday to Saturday, 8am to 6pm.
How much does this cost?
£3.00 single or £5.00 return
£1.50 single or £2.50 return
- Concessionary Passes
- Your Staffordshire Card
£1.00 per journey
You must show all passes at the time of travel.
How do I book?
Phone: 01283 512705 or 01283 544320.
The lines are open from 8AM to 5PM Monday to Friday.
please allow 48 hours notice for email bookings.
You can book up to 7 days in advance or up until 5PM the day before you wish to travel.
If you have a question, please take a look at our most frequently asked questions and see if the answer to yours is there.
You can also see our leaflet.