Lift share

If possible coordinate your movements with a friend or colleague and share a lift. Find someone at your workplace to share with, or consider setting up a scheme there. Or go one step further and share the costs of running a car with a few friends.

The Somerset Car Share Scheme has been developed by Somerset County Council to provide a county-wide car share database. See if you can fill up your car or leave it at home by registering at For more information call 08700 780225 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Commonwheels is a not-for-profit car club which helps cut pollution and the number of cars on the road, by providing shared access to low-emission vehicles. If there isnt a Commonwheels car available where you live, talk to Commonwheels about setting up there. See the website or call 01132450158 for more information.