Free bus service from Newark to King's Mill Hospital

Free bus service outside Newark HospitalThe 16 seat minibus service, with wheelchair facilities, runs every day, including weekends.

The minibus leaves Newark Hospital main entrance at 1.00pm each day, picking up at 1.10pm at the Registry Office (previously Gilstrap), Castlegate, to arrive in time for the two hour afternoon visiting time at King’s Mill.  The minibus then leaves King’s Mill main entrance at 4.15pm to take visitors back to Newark.




Places on the minibus must be booked by telephoning the Our Centre community transport scheme on 01623 753192 – 24 hour answer machine.

The drivers have remote access to the answer machine facility and are able to check bookings and return calls.


1.00pm            Departs Newark Hospital main entrance
1.10pm            Picks up at the Registry Office (previously Gilstrap), Castlegate                      
1.50pm            Arrives at King’s Mill Hospital main entrance
4.15pm            Departs King’s Mill Hospital main entrance
5.00pm            Drops off at the Registry Office, Castlegate
5.10pm            Terminates at Newark Hospital main entrance.

There is a drop-off facility available at Mansfield Community Hospital and Ashfield Health Village on request. 

More information on the service and help with any access queries are available from the Patient Experience team at Newark on 01636 685692. 


The service is run by the Newark and Sherwood Clinical Commissioning Group in partnership with Sherwood Forest Hospitals.


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