Avoid a local lockdown

Do not make visits to other people's homes or gardens. Restrictions on care home visiting are not being relaxed. Those who are shielding should continue to take extra care.

Latest information and advice

If you live in Greater Manchester and you are disabled you may be able to get free travel on buses, local trains and the Metrolink in Greater Manchester, whatever your age.


You may be able to get free travel if you are:

  • Registered blind
  • Profoundly deaf and without speech
  • Without speech or with speech that is difficult to understand
  • Learning disabled
  • Without the use of both arms
  • An ex-service man or woman with serious walking difficulties as a result of losing a leg
  • Refused a driving licence, as a result of severe and enduring mental health problems


For an application form contact Transport for Greater Manchester:

  • Phone: 0161 244 1050

More info on the Transport for Greater Manchester website: