TAXIFIRST
VAN HIRE

Self drive van hire is now available.

Book And Pay Via The App

Our brand new beautifully designed iPhone and Android apps allow you to quickly book, pay and track taxis straight from your phone.

Pay with Credit or Debit Card IN ALL TAXIFIRST TAXIS

You can now easily pay for your journey with all major credit and debit cards.

Hiring Now FOR NEW/qualified TAXI DRIVERS

We require for more drivers! Join the leading private hire taxi company in the UK

How it works

Watch our video to see how to use the new apps and check out some of the fantastic new key features.

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FAQs

How do I add a card?

Once logged into the app click on the menu button on the top left and select "Wallet". Then select "Add payment Method" and input your details. Your card details are now saved for future bookings.

How do I get an estimate on a trip?

Once logged into the app, click on the "Set Pickup" button or enter the pickup address in the box above. You can then set the destination in the box below. You are then given an estimate on how much the trip will cost.

How do I order for a specific time?

Once you have logged into the app and selected your location and destination simply select the "ASAP" button on the bottom right, you can then easily change the date and time of pick up.

Can I still tip the driver?

You can either tip the driver on the app or with cash at the end of your journey. TAXIFIRST have always been proud to say that we never take any money off the drivers and they receive 100% of everything they recieve.





App Features

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Car Tracking

Once booked, you can track your taxi’s progress in real time and get constant updates.

Pay by Card

Book and pay via your Credit, Debit card or Corporate Account.

Your car is outside

An in-app notification or SMS will tell you your vehicle ETA, vehicle description, driver’s details and photograph.

Order in seconds

Order your taxi discretely in noisy places where it is difficult to have a phone call.

Personal Profile

Save your details and payment information in the app for future bookings. All previous trips are logged too, including driver information.

Quote

Get an estimate on how much your trip will cost instantly direct from the app.





Ways to Book

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Phone & Online

You can phone us 24/7 on 01752 22-22-22 to discuss and book your journey with us.

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Corporate Account

If you are already a TAXIFIRST corporate customer, please email accounts@taxifirst.net to request your log in details. You will be issued a username and password unique to your company!

We will always guarantee sending you a taxi, however, at peak times of the day customers must expect a delay due to high demand. Please be aware of this and pre-book your vehicle allowing sufficient time in case of unexpected circumstances.

Outside city limits can be subject to a set fare. Our online booking engine and app can only give an estimation of how much your journey will cost. If you would like more information please call us on 01752 22-22-22


If you have a coach or train to catch we advise that you leave at least an hour to make sure you catch your connection on time. Phone us directly on 01752 22-22-22 to make your booking.

Self Drive Van Hire


Brand New Vehicles

Luton Van LWB With Tail Lift
24 Hours From 8am - £155 inc VAT
Weekend (Sat-Sun) - £280 inc VAT

Transit Vans (Still Lots of Space)
24 Hours From 8am - £95 inc VAT
Weekend (Sat-Sun) - £160 inc VAT

Insurance included
Lands' End to Bristol
Out of area negotiable
Fuel efficiency at it's best
No building rubble or hazardous waste
Full UK driving licence of at least 12 months
You must be 25 years of age
Access/Deposit £500 - Bump Vehicle - Lose it.


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About Us

TAXIFIRST is the leading Private Hire taxi company in the UK.

The key benefit of using TAXIFIRST is all bookings are processed through the TAXIFIRST dispatch system allocating the nearest car available to you. This enables us in getting to your chosen pick-up point on time!

We strive to provide taxis within 10 minutes however your taxi may take longer during peak periods. Our success is purely down to the commitment to our industry on all levels which leads to the most important people, you, our customer.

TAXIFIRST consistently delivers a reliable safe service, with drivers and staff that care. All our drivers are uniformed, DBS checked and trained on “How to be a Professional Taxi Driver”.





Become a TAXIFIRST Driver

We will help and support you to pass the knowledge and driving tests which are controlled by Plymouth City Council. You must pass a medical and preferably be over 25 years of age due to insurance. Also you are required to have held a driving license for at least one year.

Once qualified you will be a self employed taxi driver and TAXIFIRST will be your agent.

All Q&A will be answered on your request.

Contact Us

control@taxifirst.net

01752 22-22-22

We are always on the look out for new drivers and talented operators to join the TAXIFIRST team. If you would like to enquire please email: accounts@taxifirst.net

346 Faraday Mill Trade Park, Cattewater Road, Plymouth, Devon, PL4 0SF