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Transport

There are many not-for-profit and government agencies that provide a wide range of services to assist people with chronic illness and disability.

Public Transport


Community Buses

  • Many local councils provide door-to-door transport for eligible residents to local shops, shopping complexes, libraries, cinemas, community events. Some also provide day trips.
    Contact your local council for details in your area.

Taxis


Companion Support

  • Companion Card
  • For those on the NDIS, you can apply for a SA Transport Subsidy Scheme (SATSS) including a Plus One Free Companion card.

Driving


Air Travel

  • Tips and advice for travellers with a disability
  • A guide to accessible tourism for people with disability
  • If you plan to travel outside Australia and receive a government pension or allowance, check the number of weeks you can be absent from Australia without affecting your income.

Other Supports

Mobility Allowance: You may be eligible if you have a disability and need to travel for work or study, including voluntary work.

Last edited: 10 December, 2020