YP Community Transport empowers people in our community to be socially engaged and to meet medical needs.

An assessment is required and advance bookings are essential.

Fees : transport incurs a fee for service with quotes given at the time of booking

GOLD

Your Vehicle, our driver.

SILVER

Our Vehicle, our driver.

BRONZE

Bus Services

 

GOLD SERVICE

Volunteer drivers for clients’ own vehicles​

 

If you own a vehicle but don’t feel comfortable driving regionally or in Adelaide we may be able to help with a volunteer driver for your car.

  • Your vehicle must be registered, comprehensively insured, roadworthy at all times and must pass a basic YPCT safety inspection prior to use.

  • No additional clients on your trip.

  • Travel times are arranged according to your needs and destination.

  • You will need to meet any costs involved, such as petrol and parking.

  • You will have more flexibility in appointment times.

SILVER SERVICE

YPCT has community vehicles based in Yorke Peninsula, Copper Coast and Barunga West areas

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  • Travel in a late model YPCT vehicle.

  • Meet and travel with others in your community.

  • Wheelchair accessible vehicles are available.

  • Appointment times between 10.30am and 3pm.

  • Advance bookings are essential, with 7 or more days notice preferred.

 

BRONZE SERVICE 

Health Bus

Any resident of Yorke Peninsula travelling to a medical or allied health appointment, or visiting someone in hospital can use this service.

  • To and from Adelaide, Monday to Friday (except public holidays).

  • Set fare of $14 return (no concessions).

  • A carer/companion may travel free to support the client (the carer/companion must support and stay with the client).

  • Children under 15 must be accompanied by an adult.

  • To complete the round-trip within one day, appointments must be between 11am and 2pm (and finish no later than 2.30pm). If an appointment is outside this time frame, you may travel down and return the following day.

  • Our staff may be able to assist by re-negotiating appointments to suit travel times if you wish.

  • If you are recovering from hip-replacement surgery, you are unable to travel with us for 6 weeks and must have clearance from your doctor before we can accept travel appointments.

  • Clients are encouraged to book travel as soon as appointments are confirmed (we can’t accept bookings after 12.30pm on the business day before travel).

  • Daily departure times vary with each client notified between 3 and 4pm on the business day before travel.

  • Daily routes are determined by clients' locations, with pick-ups at most Yorke Peninsula bus stops and regular stops at Port Wakefield. 

  • Clients are dropped off at the door of most hospitals in the Adelaide CBD and picked up at an arranged time.

  • Earliest departure time from Adelaide is 12.30pm. Daily adjustments to departure times occur according to appointment times, locations and driving restrictions.

  • The Health Bus is a collaborative project between Country Health SA, the Department of Planning, Transport & Infrastructure, local contractors YP Coaches and YPCT.

YP Community Bus

A hassle-free transport alternative available to all Yorke Peninsula residents, travelling through various peninsula towns and linking to the Copper Coast.

  • Available to all community members - no restrictions or assessment criteria apply

  • No service on public holidays or weekends.

  • Wheelchair accessible.

  • Current timetable 

Copper Coast 'Dial-a-Ride'

  • Available in the Copper Coast linking people between towns.

  • Wheelchair accessible bus service for the general community.

  • Specific days apply

  • Current timetable