People with disability

People with disability are entitled to the service and assistance they need to be able to live an independent and active life. Warmth and encouragement are practised in all situations.

Driving services

Apply for transport

People with disability who can’t use public transport can apply for driving services for work, school, habilitation, training, social activities, or doctor’s visits.

Who can get driving service?

To be entitled to the service you need to have legal residency in Hafnarfjörður and fulfil at least one of the following requirements:

  • Have a physical disability and use a wheelchair.
  • Unable to use public transport because of disability.
  • Suffer from blindness.

Children with disability can use the driving services for doctor’s visits or habilitation. School shuttle and after-school shuttle is available for children to attend school and social activities.

How to apply for driving services?

Applications can be found on My Pages under applications for services for people with disability. For more information you can send questions to akstur@hafnarfjordur.is.

Ordering a drive

You can order a driving on the Hópbílar website or call them at 599 6084. The order must be received with at least two-hour notice. Please call rather than order online if the trip is within 24 hours. The phone service is open between 07:00 and 15:00 on weekdays and between 07:00 and 16:00 on weekends.

Driving hours are every day between 06:30 and 00:00. On major public holidays the driving service is open between 10:00 and 22:00.

Passengers

If you are unable to travel by yourself you can bring an assistant, free of charge.

In other cases you can bring one passenger for the same charge.

The price for the driving services follows the price for single trip bus fare.

Driving services Price per trip
Disabled people 1/2 a bus fare

The price for the driving services follows the price for single trip bus fare.

Seniors Price per trip
Individual
Income under 382.239kr per month One bus fare
Income above 382.240kr per month 2x bus fare
Married couple
Income under 621.141kr per month One bus fare
Income over 621.142kr per month 2x bus fare