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Community transport services

In addition to services operated by commercial bus companies, there are a number of services run by local volunteer groups. These organisations, are known as community transport groups. 

Bedford Door to Door 

Door to Door is a service for people who are unable to use public transport due to a disability.  It provides wheelchair accessible minibuses and is available for people living in the Bedford area.   

Passengers must register with the service before use. For more information contact Door to Door on:

Bedford Door to Door

Bedfordshire Rural Communities Charity
The Old School
Cardington
Bedford
MK44 3SX

Email: doortodoor@bedsrcc.org.uk                 

Tel: 01234 834933

The Villager

The Villager is one of Bedfordshire’s local community minibus schemes. It is managed by volunteers from the area.

To view a list of services please visit the timetables section of the website.

The Villager community bus is available for hire (with or without a driver). Please ring 01234 781920  for further information.

Roadrunner

The bus is a 16 seater Mercedes operated by volunteers from the community and is based in Kempston. It is intended to provide a regular transport system for villages and hamlets which have no, or little, commercial service. The drivers give their time freely.

To see a list of services view the timetables page on our website. There are weekly runs from sheltered accommodation to stores in Bedford, and it is possible other runs can be arranged.

The bus can also be hired on a private basis and can be driven by any driver with a standard car licence. For further information about the service please contact co-ordinator Fred Revell on 077495 45210