Ruapehu Transport Providers

Name of provider: Ngati Maniapoto Marae Pact Trust Transport (Taumarunui)
Address:  Taumarunui Campus, 56 Miriama Street, Taumarunui, 3920
Phone: 07 878 0028
Name of provider: Taumarunui Mobility Van Society Inc
Contact person: 

Bookings CKC REAP (07) 896 8980
Chairman - Peter Till 027 440 3306

Description of services:

The Taumarunui Mobility Van has been serving the Taumarunui area since 1991 providing a door to door passenger pick up service for the aged, disabled & those elderly with no other means of transport for medical appointments, local specialist appointments, shopping, to attend community meetings and well-being functions.

The vehicle is fitted with a certified wheelchair hoist.

The service is free but users are encouraged to make a modest donation where possible


At weekends the van and driver is available for community organisations like Aged Concern, Senior Citizens, Grey Power and similar organisations for regular out of town functions or well-being trips to Auckland, Hamilton, Taupo, New Plymouth, Whanganui which can provide a better quality of life for this remote community. As the Taumarunui Mobility Van is a charitable organisation, for out of town excursions a suitable donation or koha would be encouraged to assist with costs.

Name of provider: Taumarunui - Hamilton (and return) health bus
Address:  Waikato and Taumarunui Hospitals coordinate this service
Phone: 07 839 8899 ext 98849 (services desk)
Name of provider: Renal Transport Service
Contact: Nicky Hagen or Michelle Higgins (Waikato DHB)
Address:  Bookings made via Waikato DHB Renal Services
Phone: 07 8398741 (Regional Renal Services reception)