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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 a membership pack with the booking number to ring when you would like to travel.
A leaflet about the service is available to download below.