Community transport in Dorset
Community transport schemes in Dorset, including volunteer car schemes, Dial-a-Ride services and Car Clubs.
Community transport delivers practical solutions to community needs. It can offer greater flexibility with timings and destinations and may also be used to connect up with public bus routes and trains.
Many areas in Dorset have access to a community transport scheme, ranging from volunteer car schemes and Dial-a-Ride services, to car sharing services and Car Clubs.
Enter your post code to find community transport schemes in your area:
Community Transport Directory
There are a number of community transport schemes in operation across Dorset, please see the Community Transport Directory (pdf, 2Mb) (opens in a new window) for more information.
Dorset Minibus Directory
The Dorset Minibus Directory (pdf, 1Mb) (opens in a new window) holds details of minibuses and community vehicles in Dorset, which are available to hire by voluntary groups, clubs from other voluntary organisations, schools and community transport schemes.
A list of MiDAS (Minibus Driver Awareness Scheme) trained volunteers (pdf, 82kb) (opens in a new window) is also available for download.
Become a volunteer
Many Community Transport Schemes are only in existence thanks to the generosity and support of local volunteers. If you are interested in becoming a volunteer driver or organiser, please contact your local scheme to discuss how you might be able to help them. Contact details can be found in the Community Transport Directory (pdf, 2Mb) (opens in a new window).
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