Become a Driver

Register as a taxi driver with Long Distance Taxis

Are you a fully licensed taxi driver?

Interested in securing guaranteed journeys, with payment on completion?

Then sign up as a private driver with Long Distance Taxis and start picking the jobs you want, when you want them.

All we ask is that you adhere to our terms of service and register interest only in jobs that you have the capacity to deliver.

Why drive with Long Distance Taxi?

We have a growing customer base and offer long distance taxi services across the UK. We provide airport pick up and drop offs, city-to-city journeys for business meetings or executive travel, tourism and sightseeing and much more.

We don’t guarantee jobs, or a minimum journey contract for drivers – we operate a pay-as-you-drive system that provides flexibility and with advanced payment guaranteed from customers before you set-off, so you never need to worry about lack of payment.

Please note we only work with licensed drivers.

How does it work?

Once registered, you can bid on available jobs for drivers via our easy-to-use platform. Whoever submits the lowest bid within a set period of time will receive the job.

We confirm by email and SMS, as well as through our dispatch system. We will also inform you of any changes or special requests, such as mobility limitations.

We initiate open, pay-as-you-drive contracts, with drivers under no obligation to carry out services. We will pay you directly, once the journey has been completed.

Want to learn more about us? Give us a call or drop us a message and we will be happy to discuss.

Bid a driving job

We are always looking for new partner third-party providers – taxi companies and minicabs - who can deliver the same excellent taxi service that Long Distance Taxis is passionate about.

Why drive with Long Distance Taxis?

We have a wide-ranging clientele, operating across London and nationwide. We offer airport pick up and drop offs, city-to-city journeys for business meetings or executive travel, tourism and sightseeing and much more.

While we don’t guarantee jobs, or a minimum journey contract to the firms we work with – we do have a growing number of clients - and are keen to work with many more taxi firms to accommodate the growing demand.

Please note we only work with firms that operate licenced drivers.

How does it work?

Our Long distance service works by allowing firms to bid on available jobsfor their drivers via our intuitive platform, with the lowest bid receiving the contract, within set parameters. Once confirmed, drivers will be sent jobs by email and SMS, as well as through a dispatch system that functions like Autocab. We will also inform you of any special requests, such as mobility limitations and other relevant information on your clients.

We initiate open, pay-as-you-drive contracts, with drivers under no obligation to carry out services. We will pay you directly, once the journey has been completed.

Want to learn more about us? Give us a call or drop us a message and we will be happy to hear from you.

Taxi Driver's Jobs

Long Distance Taxis UK is always on the lookout for new driving talent from across London and beyond. Our brand is quickly expanding - it’s an exciting time to get involved with Long Distance Taxis

A part from being one of London’s premier airport taxi services, we also provide other driving services like couriers and regular taxis. Driving with us provides a diverse mix of work across the London area.  

Our rates sit above the London average for taxi drivers. You will be expected to provide excellent service day-in-day-out, meeting targets and deadlines for arrivals at pick-up destinations and airports.  

You can either use your own vehicle if it meets our requirements, or we can offer a rental service for £225 a week, which are some of the lowest rates possible in the London area. 

Career Progression

You have the potential to progress towards our coveted chauffeur and executive services where you’ll be driving high-end Mercedez Benz and other vehicles. Executive drivers receive better rates of pay and are rewarded more highly for providing excellent service to our valued customers and clients. 

Develop your experience with us, we offer a comprehensive set of training opportunities and potential for progressing onto higher driving roles as well as roles in head office. 

Rewards

Driving with us provides you with a flexible job that has a rewards system for providing excellent customer service and meeting target. 

Technology

You will be trained to use state-of-the-art logistics technology like tracking apps and automatic payment systems. This will make your life easier, streamlining parts the job so you can focus on the important bit: driving. 

Taxi drivers wanted!

If you would like to be a driver, you are welcome to apply to Long Distance Taxis. You can rent a car from us, or if you have an acceptable vehicle it can be used. 

Acceptable vehicles must have satellite navigation and AUX capabilities. It must also be regularly serviced and have a recent service and MOT certificate. We may install a black box in your car to check your driving. 

You can earn a great amount by working with us, as our jobs range from 20-100 and you might be able to do as many as 4-6 jobs per day. You can make up your own working hours, meaning you are free to earn as much as you would like! If you work full time, you could easily make up to 4000 per month. Customers may also leave tips if they are especially impressed with your services. 

If you’d rather work part-time, we are completely flexible and can work around any other requirements. Therefore, it’s a great work option for university students or those working other part-time jobs. We generally allocate jobs 24 hours in advance so you can pre-plan, however there will be some last minute jobs as well. Some of your wage will be in cash.

We are committed to creating the best experience for our customers, so there are a few requirements necessary to become a taxi driver with us. Generally, we expect you to be a good driver and have a friendly personality, but there are some specifics as well. These include: 

If you meet all of these criteria, and are keen in learning more about the above, feel free to drop us an email and start your journey with Long Distance Taxis - we can’t wait to hear from you! Join Us Today !

Benefit of being driver with Long Distance Taxis Why join us?

Why join Long Distance Taxis as  taxi driver?

As we expand, there is increasing demand for our services so we’re also looking for the right people to join our team. As we understand that everyone is different and plan to work according to their time, we provide full time and part-time driving jobs.

 

Become a driver

Driver Registration Process

First of all, drivers need to register into the system to get the job.

All drivers must be licensed for Hackney Carriage Taxi Services.

  • From the drop-down of Driver's Area, click Become a Driver.
  • Click Register an account.
  • You will fill the form and tick on GDPR rules and regulations then click register an account button.
  • As you will be registered in the system, you will receive account registration notification for your email confirmation.
  • Click the link sent on email to verify your email id.
  • Log in to the system by entering login credentials.

 

Driver Bidding Process

First of all, the admin will release a bid job in the market.

  • You will be get notified on the dashboard as well as through email and SMS when you are eligible to bid the job.
  • If  you wish to participate in the bidding process, you can enter your bid amount by either way:
  1. You can click on the link sent on email to enter a bid amount.
  2. You can click on the link sent on SMS to enter a bid amount.
  3. You must log in your account.
  4. You will receive notification on bid request. Click the link on the notification. Enter your bid amount to the job to bid. And click submit bid now.

Or

  • Click bid new job. Then, you can see the list of jobs to bid. If you want Click bid your price button. Enter your bid amount and click submit bid now.
 

After winning the bid

You will receive bid win notification from the system.

After losing the bid

You will receive bid loss notification from the system.

Terms & Conditions

Long Distance Taxis is the holder of the driver’s personal information. This policy describes our data privacy practices, including what type of information is gathered and how we safeguard your personal information. The term "us" or "we" refer to the owner of the Long Distance Taxis.

If you have questions or queries regarding the driver policy, please contact us at 019962467782 or by email at contact@longdistanncetaxis.com.

1. Information on EU Users

The EU General Data Protection Regulation (“GDPR”) comes into force across the European Union on 25th May 2018 and brings with it the most significant changes to data protection law. The new regulation aims to standardize data protection laws and processing across the EU; affording individuals stronger, more consistent rights to access and control their personal information.
 

Cancellation Fee For The Booking & Delay

  • Any of the bookings is cancelled within 24 hours by driver no any deposit will be deducted
  • Any of the pickups are delayed by 10 minutes to pick up the passenger the certain deposit will be assessed from your account.
  • After the biding and job accepted cancellation from the driver end is not acceptable.

Billing

By starting with any of the account's subscription you authorize us to deduct 10 % commission on all your earnings. We may change the commission rate without your prior consent.

Cancellation and Refund Policy

  • You may cancel your account subscription at any time. Please note that payments are non-refundable and there are no any refunds for partially used periods. If you cancel your subscription, your account will automatically close immediately.
  • If a driver cancels his/her availability to carry out the job in less than 4 hours of pick up, deduction on deposit will take place. If a driver cancels his/ her availability to carry out the job in more than 4 hours of pick up, no deposit will be deducted.
  • After the biding and job accepted cancellation by the driver is not acceptable and deduction from the deposit will apply.
  • In all circumstances, drivers will only be paid when customers have paid Long Distance Taxis. Long Distance Taxis is not reliable to any journey for which fare has not been paid.

Price Changes

We reserve the right to adjust pricing for our service at any time. Except as otherwise expressly provided for in these Terms of Use, any price changes to your service will take effect following email notice to you.

Note:

Long Distance Taxis reserve may increase or reduce commission rate at any time and without prior drivers‘ consent and knowledge.

For all accounts, drivers are paid their earnings monthly.

Assistance Driver Registration

If you need assistance to open an driver account, please send all your driver document in email (contact@longdistanncetaxis.com) and we will open an driver account in your behalf.

Required Document for Driver Registration

  • Driving Licence Paper
  • Insurance Paper
  • Fleet / vehicles Paper
  • Banking Information
    • Bank Name
    • Bank Address
    • Account Number
    • Bank Swift Code
    • IBAN Number
    • Bank Sort Code

Termination

You may terminate the Agreement at any time by notifying Long Distance Taxis at least 7 (seven) days in advance, after which your right to use the Long Distance Taxi Service shall terminate.

If any harm to Long Distance Taxis reputation or business as determined by Long Distance Taxis was caused by you, we may, at our own discretion, prohibit you from registering a new Driver account.

If we suspect a violation of the Agreement or suspicious activity from your behalf, the access to the Long Distance Taxis will be immediately blocked during the period of investigation.

We always strive to provide the highest quality service to all Passengers, therefore, we are monitoring the activity of drivers on Long Distance  Taxis. Failed to meet the minimal service needs and standards, we are entitled to immediately terminate the Agreement without giving any advance notice.

The failure to comply with the provided requirements and conditions may result in termination of the Agreement and right to use the Long Distance Taxi Services. We may terminate these Terms and close any account you have with us by giving you 3 days prior notice in writing by email to your registered email address.

The Company is entitled to terminate to suspend or terminate your access to the Long Distance Taxi service at any time without notice if you have breached any of these Terms or the Agreement.

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