Central Otago St John Health Shuttle

The Resource Centre is the booking agent for the St John Health Shuttle Service. This service is to assist people who need to travel through to Dunedin to attend health-related appointments and is run by Volunteer Drivers, who have under gone training and first aid with St John.
This is NOT a bus service; travelers must have a health-related reason for traveling on shuttle.
The shuttle was donated to St John by the Four Square Group.
The shuttle runs Monday - Friday from Cromwell departing at 7.30am and travels through Roxburgh & Lawrence on Monday, Wednesday and Friday. Tuesdays & Thursdays it travels through the Maniototo.

Bookings - Essential Phone: 03 445 1690 or 0800  785 276

  • Bookings need to be made no later than 3pm on the last business day prior to travel date.
  • Appointments need to be between 11am and finished for the shuttle return time of 3pm.
  • Clients need to carry proof of appointment with them
  • Clients may take one support person
  • Provisions have been made in the shuttle for infant car seats, please advise at time of booking. Client must supply own car seat.
  • The shuttle relies on donations to cover vehicle running costs, please make your donation to the driver, who will issue you with a receipt.
  • Ministry of Health Travel subsidy can be used if you qualify.
  • ACC will cover travel costs, but Prior consent from ACC is required.

Travel Schedule - times may vary slightly depending on road conditions

Mon/Wed/ Fri Pick up / Drop Off Points Leave for
To Cromwell
Cromwell Big Fruit all day car park 7.30am 6.00pm
Clyde Clyde 4 Square 7.50am 5.40pm
Alexandra Tarbet St 4 Square 8..00am 5.30pm
Roxburgh Roxburgh Medical Centre 8.30am 5.05pm
Millers Flat Miller Flat Garage 8.45am 4.50pm
Lawrence Beside Public Toilets 9.20am 4.20pm
Dunedin Public Hospital Arrive
10.45 am

Tues/ Thurs Pick up / Drop Off Points Leave Return
Cromwell Big fruit all day car park 7.30am 6.30pm
Clyde Clyde 4 Square 7.50am 6.00pm
Alexandra Tarbet St 4 Square 8.00am 5.50pm
Omakau 4 Square 8.40am 5.30pm
Ranfurly i-site 9.10am 4.45pm
Palmerston Palmerston Pharmacy 10.25am 3.45pm
Waikouaiti Kildare Bus Shelter 10.05am 3.25pm
Dunedin Public Hospital 11.00am 3pm

Cromwell Resource centre- St John's