The transport system in Greater London is governed by Transport for London. It currently has its headquarters located in Windsor House 42-50 Victoria Street London SW1H 0TL United Kingdom, it is responsible for the vast network of important transport routes available in London, London buses, the underground and over ground rail networks includes and taxis and private hire minicabs.
The Public Carriage Office, abbreviated as the PCO is the sub section of transport for London that issues licenses to private hire minicab and taxi driver applicants.
Taxis also known as Black Cabs are taxis that are positioned in designated areas in prominent places. They operate only day and night and can be hailed for transport without pre-booking, an Illuminated TAXI sign in front denotes their availability.
London also has a vast network of private hire minicabs. They can only be pre-booked via a telephone call or by placing a booking online or via a smart phone application for safe and comfortable journeys from Heathrow to any area in London.
Simple and user friendly online portals simplify the booking process for private hire minicabs, which allows peace of mind when booking for a future date, especially so in instances of Airport Travel. Upon pre booking, passengers are greeted by courteous drivers waiting inside the terminals and driven in spacious vehicles to London and other neighbouring areas from London Airports.