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Chilworth and Upton Crescent Taxishare (46)

What is the Chilworth and Upton Crescent Taxishare?

It is a public transport service for residents living in Chilworth or Upton Crescent.

The taxishare is similar to a bus service only a 'taxi' picks passengers up instead of a bus. These services are often put in place when a bus service no longer operates in the area and can be known as either a Taxishare or Carshare.

 

Where can I travel to?

You can travel to Lordshill Centre, Library.

 

Can anyone use this carshare?

Anyone living in Chilworth or Upton Crescent can use the Taxishare.

 

When can I travel?

The Taxishare operates on Tuesdays and Fridays at the following times:

Chilworth Arms 09:45

Nursling, Balmoral Way 09:56

Nursling, Upton Crescent 09:58

Lord's Hill Centre, Library 10:02

Return journey departs Lordshill at 11:00 and 13:00

Nursling, Upton Crescent 11:04 and 13:04

Nursling, Balmoral Way at 11:06 and 13:06

Chilworth Arms 13:17

 

What does it cost?

Chilworth to Lord’s Hill Single £2.40 Return £3.80

Balmoral Way to Lord’s Hill Single 95p Return £1.60

Upton Crescent to Lord’s Hill Single 95p Return £1.60

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 taxishare you need to register with Hampshire County Council by calling 01962 846786. You will then be sent membership information with the booking number to ring when you would like to travel.

 

A leaflet about the service is available to download below.

Chilworth and Upton Crescent Taxishare Leaflet Microsoft Word 259kb (46)

Other carshares/taxishares in the Test Valley area: