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Stoney Heath and Baughurst Carshare (36)

What is the Stoney Heath and Baughurst to Basingstoke Carshare?

It is a new public transport service that has replaced the 36 bus service for passengers travelling from:

  • Stoney Heath

  • Pound Green

  • Baughurst

  • West Heath

  • Ramsdell

  • Charter Alley

  • Monk Sherborne

  • Sherborne St. John

A carshare is similar to a bus service only a 'private hire vehicle' or taxis instead of a bus. These services run to a timetable just as a bus would, and passengers book themselves a seat to travel.

 

Where can I travel to?

Pre-booked passengers will be able to travel to:

  • North Hampshire Hospital

  • Basingstoke Rail Station

  • in between villages.

The vehicle will pick you up from your nearest bus stop. If you are unable to get to a bus stop due to a mobility issue then you can get picked up from your home address or a convenient place nearby. You will need to discuss this when you register.

 

Can anyone use this carshare?

Anyone who needs to travel from the areas listed below into Basingstoke can use the carshare:

  • Stoney Heath

  • Pound Green

  • Baughurst

  • West Heath

  • Ramsdell

  • Charter Alley

  • Monk Sherborne

  • Sherborne St John.

 

When can I Travel?

The operates Monday to Saturday, at the following times:

Stoney Heath and Baughurst Carshare (36) timetable Download Acrobat Reader to view this PDF 267kb

 

What does it cost?

Stoney Heath/Pound Green/Baughurst to Basingstoke £2.20 single/£3.30 return.

West Heath/Ramsdell/Charter Alley to Basingstoke £2.10 single/£3.15 return.

Monk Sherborne/Sherborne St John to Basingstoke £1.70 single/£2.00 return.

Between villages £1.20
single/£2.00 return.

If you have a Hampshire County Council disabled person's bus pass you can travel free on this service.  If you have a Hampshire County Council older person's bus pass you can travel for free on any journey departing from your stop after 09:00.  If you have a pass issued by any other English Local Authority you can travel for free on any journey departing from your stop after 09:30.  In all cases show your pass to the Taxishare/Carshare driver each time you travel otherwise you will need to pay.

Children under five can travel for free and those under 16 for half price.

 

How do I book?

Before you can use the Carshare you need to register with Hampshire County Council by calling the number below.

You will then be sent a membership pack with the booking number to ring when you would like to travel.

To use the service you must book your seat.  Ideally you should book by 5pm the day before you wish to travel.

For more information on any of the Taxishare and Carshares in Hampshire please call the Community Transport Team on 01962 846786.

Details of any Taxishare/ Carshare schemes in your area can be found by using the Transport Search.

 

A leaflet about this service is available to download below.

Stoney Heath and Baughurst Carshare Leaflet Microsoft Word 1mb (36)

Other carshares/taxishares in the Basingstoke area: