Services > Business Accounts
THE NO.1 TAXI ACCOUNT FOR BUSINESS USERS.
The Company: Glasgow Taxis Limited was formed in 1997 from the merger of Glasgow’s two premier taxi companies, who together have over 50 years experience in providing taxi services to both the private and business sectors of Glasgow city and surrounding districts.
Call Centre: Our Call Centre is staffed 24 hours every day of the year.
Availability: Glasgow Taxis Limited has 914 licensed taxis which are available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week 365 days a year. All of our taxis are wheelchair accessible to assist in the transportation of disabled persons.
Services: We pride ourselves on the service provided to all our customers but more especially to account customers to whom we give a priority service. Taxis are used mainly for the transportation of people but for a small additional charge, we can deliver small, unaccompanied parcels and letters.
We also offer other services which include extended credit facilities to cover Edinburgh, Birmingham and London (details of which are available on request).
Charges: Taxi fares are regulated by Glasgow City Council. Our charges are based on the metered rate as set by the council.
Fixed Prices: Out-of-area journeys to destinations such as Edinburgh, Dundee, Aberdeen etc can be agreed prior to the journey’s commencement. Charges to or from Glasgow Airport are fixed by the company so you know in advance the journey cost.
Advantages: By opening an account with Glasgow Taxis Limited you can be assured that:
1) You and your staff will be safe and secure.
2) You will receive a fully itemised monthly invoice detailing;
a) The time and date of the journey.
b) The name of the person travelling.
c) The destination.
d) The charge incurred.
3) No longer will you require to be concerned with petty cash vouchers and unreadable torn, dirty receipts for taxi journeys.
Security: After an account is opened customers are provided with an account code and a four -digit pin number. Each separate department within your company can be provided with a pin number unique to that department. This allows your company Accountant to easily check each department’s spend on taxis.
Your account cannot be used unless your code and pin are quoted at time of ordering taxi
The security of your account rests with you.
Technology: Glasgow Taxi Limited dispatches fares to the nearest available taxi using the latest Global Positioning system technology (G.P.S).
E-Cab: Allows taxi bookings to be made through the internet without the need to talk to a telephonist. We have installed an IVR (interactive voice response) system which also allows taxis to be booked without talking to a telephonist by using your touchtone telephone key-pad.
Technically Glasgow Taxis Limited are to the forefront with every innovation.
Drivers: All of our drivers are licensed and vetted by Glasgow City Council and require to undergo a test of their knowledge of the city before being licensed. In addition all drivers are trained in the use of our computer system and customer’s service expectations by our in-house trainers.
Each driver is given a unique system login number and pin number so that we know who is driving any taxi at any given time.
Conclusion: By opening an account with Glasgow Taxis Limited you will be engaging the services of a company that cares for its customers, has 50 plus years experience in the service industry, uses the most up to date advanced technology and can be trusted to look after your interests.
Note: Account terms are 30 days net. All accounts are subject to a 10% administration charge.
You have the option to book taxis online or through our new interactive voice booking facility (IVOR) using your telephone touch touch tone keypad.
To open your Business Account please contact our Advisor on +44 (0)141 429 2900 or email your details.
Alternatively print out this application form and return it to us