Transport and Mobility

Challenges relating to transport and mobility increase with age.   The links on this page will help you to find solutions and support.   If there are sources of information or organisations you know about and which we have left out, please let us know.

Take advantage of the mobility schemes in the County…

Concessionary Fare SchemeClick here

A new Concessionary Fare Scheme funded by the Welsh Assembly Government and administered by the 22 Local Authorities was launched in Wales on 1st April 2002.The new scheme entitles elderly people and people with disabilities resident in Wales to free travel on local bus services throughout the Principality.

Blue Badge SchemeClick here

The Blue Badge scheme provides an international arrangement of parking concessions for people who are disabled or who have severe walking disabilities and travel either as drivers or passengers.

Public TransportClick here

Public transportation provides access, choice and economic opportunity. Carmarthenshire has easy access to a variety of public transport.

Country CarsClick here

Country Cars is designed to be a public transport ‘safety net’, providing links to bus and train, or door-to-door transport when needed, for individual and occasional needs. Every passenger trip is personally organised in the community to avoid hardship for the passenger.

Carmarthen ShopmobilityClick here

The Shopmobility scheme is being provided to help disabled people get around Carmarthen town centre. The scheme will provide motorised scooters which can be booked for hire and make it easier for people with disabilities to visit and travel around the town centre.