Taxi and Cabs

The city of Mumbai is a very busy city of India. Nearly 13 million people live in this cosmopolitan and prosperous city. With so many people living and going out to work everyday, good media of transport is very essential. The taxi and cabs are very helpful for daily transport or for rental purpose.

There are several car rental agencies in Mumbai that give cars on hire. There are also agencies that offer to book taxi and cab on prior booking facilities. The agencies offer service to pick and drop from the desired location of the clients. They have the facility of picking up passengers from airport and railway station.

The agencies offering taxi and cabs for hire allow the clients to pick and choose from a host of models of cars. The taxi and cabs given on hire are generally of economy class, medium class and also luxury class They also provide well behaved chauffeurs and fuel. They take up the responsibility of maintaining the cars on hire as well. Many taxi and cabs agencies in Mumbai give cars on hire on the basis of annual contracts.

The taxi and cabs service in areas like Colaba, Fort Area, Nariman Point and Parel in South Mumbai are very good. Some of the agencies of this region are
  • Afnan Cars
  • Car Hires
  • Shrishti Tours & Travels Pvt Ltd
  • City Limouzines India Ltd.
In the Western suburbs of Mumbai, the taxi and cabs service is available at Andheri, Bandra, Juhu and Malad from the agencies like
  • Platinum Rent-a-car
  • Embee Cars
  • Satyam Travels
  • Aqsa Travels & Tours Pvt. Ltd.
  • Travels Maharaja
  • Autoriders Rent A Car
  • Allwyn Tours & Travels
In and around Mumbai, taxi and cabs service is also available. Crossworld Holidays in Thane, is one such agency.

So long driving taxi and cabs was considered to be males' domain. But very recently, for the first time in Mumbai taxi and cabs are driven by women chauffeurs. They come by the name of Forsche. This facility has been started keeping in mind the women commuters.

Last Updated on 19 May 2011