There are a range of transport services to help the Alpine community get where they need to go.
Community Transport is a not-for-profit and mobility support service provided in the community to assist transport disadvantaged residents get to where they need to go.
Transport can also be included in your range of Home Care Package services. For further information please contact Home Care Packages Administration on 03 5751 9422 or [email protected]
Bookings and Costs: 03 5721 3045 (Community Accessibility)
Bookings and Costs: 03 5721 3045 (Community Accessability)
Bookings: 03 5721 8451 or [email protected]
Taxi services in rural towns are an essential service. We encourage the community to use the Taxi services available to ensure the longevity of the services.
V/Line train services operate from Melbourne or Sydney to Wangaratta or Wodonga with connecting bus services to Myrtleford, Porepunkah, Bright, and Mt Beauty.
Phone: 1800 800 007
V/Line Wheelchair Accessible bus to Wangaratta - Thursdays only
Timetables: 03 5722 1843
Wheelchair accessible (it has a low floor and ramp) which scooters and wheelchairs can wheel straight up into the bus. Departs Bright at 10.05am and leaves Wangaratta at 2.20pm returning to Bright at 3.40pm. Stops at Porepunkah and Myrtleford along the way. Bookings in advance are not required.
For the Mt Beauty area, please call V/Line on 1800 800 007 for alternate arrangements for transport to Bright. Bookings in advance are essential.
The Victorian Patient Transport Assistance Scheme (VPTAS) helps eligible Victorians and their approved escort(S) who have to travel 100 kilometres or more one way or an average of 500 kilometres a week for one or more weeks to see an approved medical specialist or are receiving specialist medical treatments, by subsidising their travel and accommodations costs.
For further information please refer to the VPTAS website or contact the VPTAS office on; 1300 737 073
Eligibility for VPTAS
How to apply for VPTAS