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Total mobility around New Zealand

An overview to using the Total Mobility scheme and contact information for regions operating the scheme in New Zealand.

Wellington

Coverage

The Total Mobility scheme is available across the whole Greater Wellington region.

Transport operators

The following transport operators provide total mobility services and some provide wheelchair hoist services as indicated.
Please remember that you may need to pre-book a wheelchair accessible vehicle.

Approved transport operator Contact number Wheelchair accessibility
Airport and City Shuttles    04 977 7406 Hoist available
Driving Miss Daisy - Wairarapa
(bookings required)
06 377 0232 or
027 310 8005
Hoist available
Driving Miss Daisy
(bookings required)
0800 948 432 Hoist available
Freedom Companion Drivers 0800 956 956 Hoist available
Golden Oldies 04 528 2868 Hoist available
Hutt and City Taxis 04 570 0057 Hoist available
Kiwi Cabs 04 389 9999 Hoist available
Masterton Radio Taxis 06 378 2555  
Paraparaumu Taxis 04 296 1111 Hoist available
Porirua Taxis 04 237 6099 Hoist available
Rideshop Cabs Masterton 06 377 4231 Hoist avalable
Wellington Combined Taxis Ltd 04 384 4444 Hoist available

Costs

Level of subsidy per trip

50%

Maximum contribution by the council per trip

The maximum contribution per trip is $40.

Note: Greater Wellington Regional Council will pay half the fare up to a maximum of $80. Any additional fare must be paid in full by the user.

Restrictions to the Total Mobility scheme in the Greater Wellington Region

  • All total mobility trips must be conducted in accordance with the total mobility customer terms and conditions of use.
  • Up to five minutes of waiting time is subsidised.

Contacts

Metlink Service Centre
0800 801 700
www.metlink.org.nz(external link)
info@metlink.org.nz
twitter.com/metlinkwgtn(external link)

Total Mobility
Greater Wellington Regional Council
PO Box 11646
Wellington 6142

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