The APPELOBUS service: an extra travel service.

 

  • The « Appelobus » service from Bus Verts du Calvados  is an extra transport service during off-peak periods of the day on around ten routes.

  • It is an additional travel service which extends the timetables on the  regular routes.

 

 

  • Everyone can use the Appelobus service.  Simply call Infoligne the day before to book the bus which will pick you up at the requested bus stop and drive you to your destination bus stop. You can also book on-line.

 

  • This service is provided by a minibus which follows the route itinerary and operates all year long. In certain instances, this service may be provided by a local taxi. However it will still operate in the same way.

 

How to recognise it

 

  • On the route sheets, it is identified by a red outline and the following pictogram: Logo du service sur réservationThis symbol can also be seen on the bus stop information boards.

 

  • The sign shows that this service exists on this route and at the times shown in the column.

 

How to book your Appelobus

 

 

  • Simply call  Infoligne on 0 810 214 214 (price of a local call from a landline) before 6pm, no later than the day before your journey or on Saturday for the following Monday to order the bus at the time and the bus stop you wish.

 

  • As soon as it is requested, the service is set in motion!

  

Fares

  • There's no difference in price: it has the same fares as for the regular Bus Verts routes. 
  • All payment methods are accepted except for the school pass. So you can use your Pass Bus smart card loaded with a season ticket or a 4 journey ticket.

 

Observe the rules

 

  • If you cannot catch the bus at the time you have booked, you must cancel at least two hours in advance to prevent an unnecessary trip for a driver and a bus.