If you are travelling by public transport, you can get
timetable information from Transport for Greater Manchester (TfGM)
on 0161 244 1000 or you can visit their
Visit Greater Manchester Bus Priority
Package for further information about TfGM proposals which
may affect your journey to hospital over the next two years.
Great value bus running from Piccadilly Rail Station to the
hospitals every 10 minutes from 7.15 am and every 20 minutes from
6.15 pm - 9.00 pm (Monday - Friday).
The cheapest, greenest bus in town!
Travel costs claims
If you are claiming benefits you may be
entitled to reclaim all or part of your travel costs. Please take
your receipts with your benefits book to the Cashiers/General
Office so they can look at this for you.
If your child has medical needs that require
ambulance transport, you must contact your family doctor (GP) to
arrange this for your first visit.
Transport for Sick Children
Transport for Sick Children are a registered
charity working throughout Greater Manchester helping children to
reach their hospital appointments. If you have difficulty getting
your child to and from health appointments please contact your
Health Visitor or Social Worker and ask them to contact this
charity directly. If you or anyone you know who has access to a
vehicle and would like to become a volunteer with this charity,
Transport for Sick Children, Williamson House,
Williamson Street, Reddish, SK5 6AA
Tel: 0161 432 7800