Three Best Minicab and Taxi Apps – Goodbye to Waving Hands

Three Best Apps for Taxis and MiniCabs in London

Apps which will get you a Taxi or Minicab

You don’t have to stand in the corners, soaking in the rain while waiting for the black cab to come to your rescue.  Technology has reached the epitome of success and we now carry smartphones with us everywhere we go. Smartphones are the solution for getting you taxi and minicab instantly.

You can get out of a party without having to wait for a split second? You can do this by an easy taxi or minicab app. Now the next question arises which app to go for? The market of these taxi providing cabs is still in its infancy stage.

However, the major apps have still managed to make black cab drivers run for their money. Many of these taxi providers are restricted to larger cities and London only.

However, the major apps have still managed to make black cab drivers run for their money. Many of these taxi providers are restricted to larger cities and London only.

We have selected the best few apps you may make use of:

  • Gett

Gett was previously known as GetTaxi. This is a renowned taxi app and operates in almost 8 countries and believe it or not 32 cities. In this app, you can order a taxi on the comfort of your sofa.

Advantages

  1. It is a good app because it is covering a wider area than the other apps.
  2.  It allows you to pay online so you won’t have to worry if you don’t have cash on you when the taxi arrives.
  3. The app has maintained a standard and only hires licensed black cab drivers. It also ensures that the drivers go through a training program to increase passenger safety.
  4. You can avail offers such a booking before hand up to two weeks and getting a flat fare rate to the airport as well.

Drawback

The only drawback is that if you are concerned more about money than the minicab than this app will be a bit expensive than the usual.

  • Climate cars

Climate cars provide a minicab fleet of hybrid cars. It does sound environmental friendly by the name of it. These minicabs only run on a combination of petrol and electricity.

Advantages

  1. These minicabs are great to travel in central London.
  2. They can run on electricity until 30mph. That is a better option from other minicabs which usually sit in traffic often.
  3. Environment friendly.

Drawback

  • This service is however only available in Greater London
  • The app is only available for iPhone.
  • Cabwise

This is a transport app for London. Through this app you can obtain details of the closest minicab office near you.

Advantages

  • This app ensures passengers only use licensed car, insured driver, and insured vehicle for their trip.
  • The app is to counter people from breaking the law of halting minicabs without a pre-appointment.

Disadvantages

  • You will only get the office of the licensed minicabs. You will have to book your minicab anyway after using the app.
  • This app is only for people in London as it is run by transport for London.

These were three cab apps you must check out while roaming around the city. They will facilitate you and save your time too.