A listing of shuttles and public transport services available for patients/clients and/or supporting family to travel to and from MidCentral Health facilities.
are available to take patients/clients to and from some rural areas to appointments at major MidCentral Health and Whanganui DHB facilities. These shuttles are run by volunteers and are subject to changing schedules. Please phone as early as possible to confirm your appointment:
Palmerston North Hospital Car Park Shuttle
A free car park shuttle service is offered at Palmerston North Hospital
. This shuttle delivers patients/visitors to and from their cars and can be identified by its flashing roof-top orange light. Just flag it down if you need a lift. The shuttle operates from 9am to 4pm Monday to Friday.
Public Transport Services
Public transport services are also available to take patients/clients and/or their family to and from some rural areas to designated bus stops. These services are commercially run. Please check your local provider for further information, bus stop locations and up-to-date timetables:
Most documents are available in Acrobat (PDF) format. Some documents are also available in other formats (doc, xls, html etc.) or as a printed version (hard copy). Please note, due to cost, a different format or printed version may not be available.
To request a different format or printed version, please contact the MidCentral District Health Board Communications Unit.