17th June 2022

Which is the Best Minicab or Taxi Company to Work For?

Do you want to become a private hire driver, set your own hours and make good money on a sustainable basis? By joining a trusted London taxi and private hire company, you can enjoy all these advantages and more.

If you’re wondering who to drive for, here are a few great reasons to join the Addison Lee team.

Should I be driving for Uber or Addison Lee?

Uber is another popular operator that appeals to many drivers – but how do their benefits compare to ours? The comparison table below sums up what Addison Lee can offer you as a taxi or private hire driver.

BenefitsAddison LeeUber
Guaranteed to earn at least the London living wage✔️
Access to state-of-the-art electric cars to drive, at the lowest rental rates around✔️
You are self-employed and get to set your own hours✔️✔️
Vehicle insurance cover✔️✔️
Eligible for personal insurance through your operator✔️
Vehicles are serviced, maintained and repaired in-house by dedicated professionals✔️
Vehicles undergo 3 car washes per week✔️
Option to join an industry-leading pension scheme✔️
Access to lucrative Account work with London’s biggest businesses✔️

Get to know Addison Lee

Addison Lee is the world’s largest managed premium car service. We’re proud to say we have more than 80% of the FTSE 100 as our customers. We carry over 10 million London passengers per year, and have over 6,500 vehicles in central London.

We pride ourselves on being ahead of the curve, which is why we were the first UK ground transport business to launch a booking app.

We believe in taking care of the planet as well as looking after our drivers. That’s why we operate a ULEZ-compliant fleet, and our passenger and courier fleets’ emissions are 100% offset. We also run a Greener Future Programme, to invest in environmental improvement initiatives in the communities where we operate, as well as overseas.

Learn more about driving with Addison Lee and find out what makes us the best taxi and private hire company to work with in London.

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