COMMBUS operates a Dial-a-ride service 5 days a week from many villages within Blaby district to local shopping centres and towns, at subsidised fares.
COMMBUS also operates daytrips to places of interest.
COMMBUS is a local charity run entirely by volunteers to serve the elderly and anyone with a disability or limited mobility. COMMBUS offers passengers, who have difficulty with or who are unable to use public transport, personal independence to go shopping or on daytrips at an affordable cost.
You can register with COMMBUS for free.
COMMBUS operates in the following towns and villages in Blaby district:
Blaby, Cosby, Croft, Countesthorpe, Enderby, Glen Parva, Huncote, St Johns, Littlethorpe, Narborough, Sapcote, Stoney Stanton, Sharnford, Thurlaston and Whetstone.
COMMBUS buses pick up passengers from their own homes wherever possible, taking them to shopping centres such as Fosse Park, Beaumont Leys, Hinckley, Leicester, Blaby, Wigston and Lutterworth. COMMBUS allows time for shopping and/or coffee break or lunch before returning them to their own homes afterwards.
All COMMBUS drivers are MIDAS trained. We also provide trained bus escorts to assist passengers during their journey. COMMBUS operates modern and bespoke buses, which offer a safe and comfortable ride. All of our buses have wheelchair or electric scooter access and a tail lift.
Please call 011686 6116 between 10am and 12noon from Monday to Friday to register. You will be sent a pack which includes a registration form to be completed, and a dial-a-ride timetable. Complete and return the form and join COMMBUS!
Our modern minibuses are is also available for private hire, at affordable and competitive rates, by community groups for any special event which they want transport for. The bus comes complete with driver and can be hired per hour or for the full day. Private hire depends upon the availability of one of our volunteer drivers.
Please call 0116 286 6116 or email email@example.com for details.
A lunch club is held fortnightly on a Wednesday in Littlethorpe Village Hall, where a 2 course affordable value meal with drinks is served and you have the opportunity to chat and meet new friends. COMMBUS door-to-door pick ups are available from a number of local villages.
A friendly game of bingo can be enjoyed after the meal, if you wish.
Please call 0116 286 6116 and find out more.