Transport

We run a regular commuter service, offer transport to appointments or shopping, and have buses available for hire

Individual Transport

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Local door-to-door service: TransCare offers a door-to-door service for clients assessed by My Aged Care who would like individual transport to appointments, to do shopping or banking, to visit a friend or to head out for coffee or lunch. Transport is provided by friendly, well-trained volunteers. This service operates Monday to Friday. There is a contribution charge to clients who use this service.

Health-related transport: TransCare provides transport to medical facilities outside of our local area. This service is available for clients assessed by My Aged Care and transport disadvantaged clients. TransCare cars are driven by friendly, well-trained volunteers.

There is a contribution charge to clients who use this service. Pricing can be provided by enquiring at our office, costs vary depending on distance travelled.

For more information contact our office on 6545 3113.

 

“My husband John and I would like to express our sincere thanks for the great service we received at a time of need, especially to the caring staff and driver. We have recommended your service to other persons in need of transport and would have no reservations in using the service again ourselves when needed.”  

Maria Musumeci - TransCare client

 

Airport transfers

Newcastle Airport parking fee changes announced

TransCare offers a transfer service to Newcastle airport from Scone, Aberdeen and Muswellbrook. The transport is booked on an as-needed basis and can take up to four passengers. For larger group bookings please call (02) 6545 3113 and select option 1. 

Charges (each way)

1 adult - $90pp

2 adults - $70pp

3 adults - $60pp

4 adults - $50pp

Children under 13 years - $20pp

There is an additional charge of $10 per person for multiple pickup locations. 

The earliest pickup time from Scone, Aberdeen or Muswellbrook is 6:30am and the latest pickup time is 2:30pm

The earliest pick-up time from Newcastle airport is 8:30am and latest pick-up time is 4:00pm. 

Luggage allowance: 1 suitcase per person or two pieces of carry on luggage. 

To allow for traffic and roadwork delays, please allow 2.5 hours travel time from pickup to arrival time at Newcastle airport. Don't forget to allow time for check-in and security clearance.