Park & Ride Concessionary Bus Pass Consultation May 2019
Closed: 31 July 2019
Consultation on changes to the use of Concessionary Bus Passes on Essex County Council run Park and Ride services only from April 2020.
At present all bus pass holders pay the full park and ride fare until 09:00 (except at weekends and public holidays when they travel free at all time). Between 09:00 and 24:00 they travel for free.
From 01 April 2020 older people’s pass holders will have to pay a reduced rate of £1.50 at all times. There is an introductory offer of 2 adult pass holders can travel for £2 for the first six months.
Disability pass holders will still be able to travel free between 09:00 and 24:00 on weekdays and at all times at weekends and public holidays.
In addition they will be able to pay a reduced fare of £1.50 to travel before 09:00 on weekdays.
This decision relates to both Chelmsford Park and Rides (Sandon & Chelmer Valley), Colchester Park and Ride and the Broomfield Hospital Shuttle Service.