As long as there have been people wanting to go somewhere there have been others willing to take them, for a fee. Nothing much has changed over the years and taxis today serve the same function as they always have. What has changed however are our demands for reliability, value for money, safety, security and service and it is in these areas that a simple journey from A to B takes on extra significance. Budget Taxis in Newcastle have a new approach, one which more than meets the demands of modern customers, but which remains affordable, to ensure a superior service at a lower cost.
An amalgamation of numerous different taxi companies, Budget Taxis can boast over 60 years of first class service in the Newcastle area. Certainly amongst the cheapest taxi services available, meters are installed in all vehicles with a starting cost of just £1. All the main routes are covered including to and from Newcastle Central Train Station and Newcastle International Airport and areas of coverage include North and South Tyneside, Gateshead, Sunderland and Newcastle. With a wealth of experience and a team of professional CRB checked, NVQ trained and uniformed drivers, local knowledge and service in the North East are second to none.
A large fleet of vehicles helps too, from standard saloons, executive cars to multi-seater minibuses and wheelchair accessible taxis, customers can rest assured there is the right vehicle for any specific requirements. All vehicles are regularly serviced and are equipped with GPS and GPRS navigation systems. This means customers are always sent the closest vehicle, they can even track its progress via a free booking app with fare calculator, and there is a free text back service when the taxi is outside. Additional technologies include swipe card machines installed in all vehicles for instant debit or credit payment.