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Category: UK

June: Events To Be Aware Of In London
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June: Events To Be Aware Of In London

Where are the Busiest Spots for Uber Riders in London?  London always busy, but some spots busier than usual.  Some events are a rich source of riders for PHV taxi drivers.  Field Day music festival, Enfield N18.  Mighty Hoopla music festival, Herne Hill.  Nude Bike Ride, Westminster Bridge.  Open...

June 7, 2019June 13, 2019
Save More With Loyalty Programmes
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Save More With Loyalty Programmes

How PHV Drivers Can Make More with Loyalty Programmes  Loyalty Programs easy ways to save money.  Subway SubSquad lets you team up with buddies.  Nectar earns points with over 400 retailers.  Ikea Family Card is your pass for a cheap breakfast. Stay Loyal, Make Money INSHUR is highly conscious of the...

May 31, 2019May 31, 2019
Where are the World’s Weirdest Taxis?
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Where are the World’s Weirdest Taxis?

Where are the World’s Weirdest Taxis?  Cities around the world have some weird taxi services.  Two-seater pedal-powered Kawaii Taxis in Tokyo.  Jeepney ex-army vehicles in Manila.  Amphibious Safer Taxis in St. Petersburg.  Horse-drawn Flaker Carriages in Vienna. Who Drives the World’s Weirdest Taxis? Recently, we looked at the super-fast hypercars...

May 23, 2019May 23, 2019
The World’s Fastest Taxi
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The World’s Fastest Taxi

What is the World’s Fastest Taxi?  Some big cities see supercars working as taxis.  Ferrari, Porsche, Audi and McLaren are among the fleet.  In Prague, a Bugatti Veyron does daily taxi duty. What is the World’s Fastest Taxi? Unfortunately, it isn’t a Nissan Leaf. However, if you’re concentrating on those things with...

May 15, 2019May 15, 2019
UK Road, Rain Essentials
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UK Road, Rain Essentials

How to Drive Safely in the Rain.  Wet roads can be dangerous for drivers.  Slow down and allow extra braking distance.  Use dipped headlights.  Watch for flooded roads and aquaplaning.  Give cyclists and pedestrians extra space. How to Avoid a Slip-Up When the Roads are Slick. Winter may be over,...

May 15, 2019May 15, 2019
PHV business tips to make more money
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PHV business tips to make more money

How Can a PHV Driver Make More Money?  Operating inefficiencies harm micro-businesses.  Fuel costs average £100 per week for PHV drivers in UK.  Earn rewards buying fuel, food and car washing.  54% of UK micro-businesses still use pen and paper for accounting.  Use programmes like QuickBooks and Ecoslips for PHV...

April 24, 2019April 24, 2019
Easy Ways To Reduce Stress As A Driver In The UK
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Easy Ways To Reduce Stress As A Driver In The UK

How Can a PHV Driver Reduce Stress?  Reduce stress by using social media to connect to friends and family.  Take meaningful breaks from behind the wheel.  Set time or income limits each day.  Keep positive thoughts to the front.  Don’t turn to smoking or caffeine to cope, look for healthy...

April 18, 2019April 18, 2019
Where To Pick Up Uber Riders At Luton And Stansted Airports?
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Where To Pick Up Uber Riders At Luton And Stansted Airports?

Where Do You Pick Up Uber Riders at Luton and Stansted Airports?  Luton has two Uber driver waiting areas.  Drivers must be in the waiting areas to get ride requests.  Rides can only be picked up at the airport’s Priority Pick-Up Zone.  Stansted has two Uber driver waiting areas.  Drivers...

April 17, 2019April 17, 2019
Where To Pick Up Passengers At Heathrow and Gatwick Airport?
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Where To Pick Up Passengers At Heathrow and Gatwick Airport?

Where Do You Pick Up Uber Riders at Heathrow and Gatwick?  Heathrow has one Uber driver waiting area called the AVA.  Drivers must be in the AVA to get ride requests.  Rides can only be picked up at Heathrow short-term car parks.  Each car park has a specified pick-up zone. ...

April 11, 2019April 17, 2019
How much is Private Hire Insurance in the UK?
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How much is Private Hire Insurance in the UK?

How much is Private Hire insurance in the UK? Depending on your experience, years without claims, convictions, car details or other important information, prices do vary. Private hire insurance could cost between £1500 and £3500 per year for comprehensive private hire insurance cover. Can usually be paid yearly, quarterly or monthly. Prices for shorter term insurance can...

March 8, 2019April 9, 2019