Patient Transport Service

The Patient Transport Service provides ambulances to patients who need support to reach their healthcare appointment, or for their admission to and discharge from hospital, due to their medical/clinical needs.

To make a request:

Call the Patient Transport Clinical Assessment and Advice Centre on

Telephone: 0845 8500774

Lines are open Monday-Friday, 8am to 6:30pm and Saturday, 8am to 12 midday

Please have your NHS number, details of your GP surgery and hospital clinic appointment details to hand.

  • You will be asked some questions to verify that you are eligible
  • If you are not eligible for transport you will be offered advice in alternative options
  • Bookings must be made at least 48 hours in advance of your appointment.