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There are various types of transport available to Reading residents who have special educational needs and/or disabilities. 

This includes council run services as well as private and voluntary sector organisations.

School Transport

  • Discretionary free transport may be available for Pupils with a Statement of Special Educational Needs or EHCP (conditional upon placement and need).
  • Pupils with serious medical conditions (with supporting medical evidence from the Community Paediatrician) Reading Borough Council Free School Transport

The Blue Badge Scheme - Blue Badges allow disabled people to park closer to their destination. They are issued to people, not vehicles, so you can use them in any vehicle you travel in

Concessionary Travel – Disability Bus Passes - Reading Borough residents who cannot hold a driver's license on medical grounds or with limited mobility can apply for a disability bus pass. For more information on concessionary bus passes please call 0118 937 3767.

Readibus - ReadiBus is the dial-a-ride bus service for people with restricted mobility in and around Reading, UK.

Patient Transport Services UK - Patient transport is a private ambulance service offering a comprehensive range of patient transport services (PTS

Reading Wheelchair Travel - Disabled transport supplier which includes taxis. 0118 975 8975

Transport for London - Elizabeth Line - View the Elizabeth line map, useful information for wheelchair users. Also access to Heathrow Terminals 2,3 & 4

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