Coronavirus (COVID-19)

See our dedicated coronavirus webpage for changes and updates to our services, how to get help in your community and support and advice for businesses.

All coronavirus information
Transport to Hospital

Transport to Hospital

If you live in the district Community Transport can help you get to the following hospitals:

  • Braintree Community Hospital - return journeys bookable
  • Halstead Community Hospital - return journeys bookable
     
  • Broomfield Hospital - one way drop off only
  • Springfield Medical Centre - one way drop off only
  • Colchester General & Essex County Hospital - one way drop off only
  • The Oaks (Colchester) - one way drop off only
  • St Peters Hospital (Maldon) - one way drop off only

How it works

  • Each journey costs £3.50 for up to 5 miles or 70p per mile if your journey is over 5 miles - call 01376 557883 for a quote
  • Fares are payable in cash and receipts are available on request
  • The service operates 7 days per week from 08.30 until 17.30
  • Journeys must be requested at the latest the day before travel is required however it is advisable to give as much notice as possible
  • All requests are driver and vehicle dependent

You need to be a member of the Social Car Scheme in order to book hospital transport.

If you have any questions please do not hesitate to call us on 01376 557883 or email us where our friendly staff will be happy to help.