Locally there are a wide range of travel options that could suit your needs:
Blue Badge scheme
The blue badge scheme helps you park closer to your where you need to be for things like shops, hospitals, supermarkets, Doctors etc.
If you are disabled or have a health condition that affects your mobility, you can apply for a blue badge. You can also apply for a badge if you care for a child with a health condition. You don't need to be able to drive to apply for a Blue Badge, unless you're applying because of problems with your arms.
Lost or Stolen Blue Badges
Should your blue badge be lost, damaged or stolen, telephone 01482 300 300 to obtain a replacement.
If your badge has been stolen you will need to contact the police to obtain a crime reference number.
If the current badge was due to expire in the next six months it may be appropriate to renew your application instead of requesting a replacement badge.
A replacement blue badge will cost £10.
You can apply for or renew your blue badge by going onto the Hull City Council website using the link provided
If your old badge is recovered after you have been issued with a replacement, you should return it to an issuing office so it can be destroyed.
Disability rail card
Our disability rail card concessionary scheme offers discounted concessionary travel available in the East Riding of Yorkshire area.
The card enables the holder to travel free of charge within the East Riding of Yorkshire and to Scarborough and York on Northern services only the card is not valid via Leeds or Doncaster.
There is no companion (+C) element with this pass and so those requiring assistance have to make their own, arrangements.
Disability bus pass
You can apply for a disability bus pass if you are an adult or child aged five or over living in Hull. You must meet a number of specific criteria to be considered, for a detailed understanding of what conditions apply please contact us
Passenger transport services
Hull City Council
93 Jameson Street
Tel: 01482 300 300
National senior railcard
Anyone with either a valid UK passport or driving licences and, is over the age of 60 years old is able to purchase a concessionary rail card. The card gives you a third off standard and first class anytime, off Peak and advance fares.
To find out more information visit the website using the link provided
For help regarding senior rail-cards
Telehone: 0345 3000 250 (7am to 10pm)
PO BOX 6616
Senior bus pass
If you live in England and are of the eligible age, you are entitled to a bus pass. Residents of Hull can use their bus pass at any time of the day for journeys starting within the city boundary.
If you were born after Wednesday 5 April 1950, the age you become eligible is tied to changes in the state pension age for women. This affects both men and women.
East Hull Community Transport is a community led charity that supplies passenger transport for individuals and community groups. It was established in 2001and their aim is to provide a safe, reliable and accessible transport service for the local community.
They operate a fleet of 16 seat minibuses that are fully accessible to people with disabilities, including wheelchair users. They have gained approved operator status from The Hull City Council, East Riding of Yorkshire Council and the Yorkshire Ambulance Service.
For more information please contact us on 01482 719 600 to discuss your transport needs in more detail,
There are a number of bus service providers in Hull, all of which recognise the need to make bus travel within the city equally accessible for everyone within the city. A number of bus service providers, have and continue to invest significantly to making this a reality.
You can access Bus service updates and information regarding service disruptions by contacting BUSCALL on 0871 200 2233, 8am to 8pm daily.
There is also a Bus text service, you can access this by using the eight digit bus stop number that you will find on you bus stop, in doing this you can find out the next five bus services to leave that stop.
Simply text the bus stop number to 64422. Please note a charge of 10p per text message plus your usual network charges apply. Keep your most used bus stops and the short code number in your phone's memory so you can text us from anywhere.
East Yorkshire Motor Service (EYMS)
You can Contact EYMS and find out more about particular, routes, times and fares by calling the BusLine on 01482 592 929, open Monday to Saturday, 8am to 6pm. You can also email: BusLine@eyms.co.uk