CallConnect - Connecting Rural Communities
North Lincolnshire Council and Lincolnshire County Council are working together to launch CallConnect, a unique bus service within the rural areas of North Lincolnshire. CallConnect has no fixed timetable, but responds to passenger requests. You can book a journey online or over the phone. Routes differ each day depending on the bookings. The amount you pay for your journey depends on how far you travel.
North Lincolnshire is split into five areas for CallConnect;
- Area 1: Barton, Burton upon Stather and Winterton
- Area 2: Isle of Axholme
- Area 3: Brigg, Caistor and the Ridge Ward
- Area 4: Ferry Ward
- Please note that East Butterwick (Area 5) will be included in the Gainsborough CallConnect area.
Anyone can use the service, regardless of age or status. You can use the service to get to school, work, a medical appointment, a social event or to go shopping, There is no limit on how many times you can use the service.
You can make a booking up to seven days in advance or on the same day with an hours’ notice. The service operates 7am to 7pm Monday to Friday and 8am to 5pm on Saturdays.
You need to register with the service before making a booking – this is free. You will get a membership number that you need to quote when making a booking. You can find out more or register by calling 0345 234 33 44 or visit www.lincsinterconnect.com