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Travelling for pleasure or business often involves flying and then getting some form of public transport. This is not always convenient – and since most airports are not located close to the city centre, it can be quite a chore to get off the plane, find transport, and get to your final destination in a timely and stress-free manner.

Melbourne is a classic example of this.

Posted: 23/05/2017
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While a Sydney taxi (or one anywhere in Australia for that matter) is usually quite comfortable, we don’t have a unique and instantly recognisable taxi design. This is not the case everywhere; some places have very notable taxi designs, and perhaps the most iconic, instantly recognisable taxi in the world is the London Black Cab.

Posted: 16/05/2017
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It should go without saying that if you’re going for a celebratory night out, leaving the car at home is the best idea. Not only do you not need to worry about choosing a sober, designated driver (and relying on them to take their role seriously), but you can rest easy without being concerned about finding a parking space, paying parking fees, and potentially vacating the parking station before it closes for the night.

Posted: 09/05/2017
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Anyone who has ever tried to hail or book a taxi in Sydney, or any other Australian capital city, knows how something that should be easy is so often anything but.

Hailing a cab on the street can be challenging: taxi drivers may try to decline a fare if they don’t want to go to a particular destination; during busy times, one can wait for ages to get a vacant cab at all. Some cabs that are booked over the phone turn up late or not at all. And ultimately, fares can be astronomical. There has to be a better way.

Posted: 03/05/2017
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In Australia, you’re almost guaranteed of at some point riding in a taxi – in Sydney, Brisbane, Melbourne, as well as other capital and large city centres.

Are taxi’s the same the world over? The answer is, in many ways, no!

Yes, taxis are available almost everywhere in the world – from Bangkok’s pink cabs to New York’s yellow taxis. But there are some very unique taxi experiences you can only have in certain countries.

Posted: 25/04/2017
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Etiquette rules apply to almost any social norm you can think of, yet they may differ all over the world. There are even etiquette guidelines that apply when you book a taxi in Sydney or elsewhere in Australia.

In Australia, the norm for taxi driver shift changes is 3pm and 3am – at these times it can be difficult to hail a taxi on the street. It is much wiser to book a taxi in advance – ideally using the ingogo taxi booking app. You can book up to 48 hours in advance of your ride, track your driver, and contact

Posted: 18/04/2017
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Travelling safely and efficiently for work is something that affects businesses and employees all over Australia, but no more so than in our busy capital cities. It’s crucial that business travel, whether it is locally for meetings, or to and from the airport for more distant travel, is managed efficiently, planned ahead, and receipted properly.

Posted: 11/04/2017
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We’ve talked in past articles about why taxis are such a great way to travel, and we’ve explained why the ingogo app is such an innovation in taxi booking in Sydney, Brisbane, Melbourne, Perth and Adelaide. More and more passengers are discovering for themselves how beneficial ingogo is and how convenient it can be to book, track, and pay for your fixed fare taxi instantly via your smartphone.

In today’s blog article, we’re changing things up a little, and taking a fun and hopefully informative look at some about taxi trivia

In no particular order, did you know...???

- There are four

Posted: 04/04/2017
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Is there anything more exciting than going to the airport to embark on a holiday? Maybe that 6am red eye flight for business comes close? Whether you’re flying within Australia or going overseas, going to the airport is the first step on your adventure.

But is there anything more frustrating than having to park your car at the airport for exorbitant fees? Or worrying about the surge pricing of your Uber? Or being concerned that your taxi wont turn up on time?

Posted: 28/03/2017
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Anyone who has ever tried to hail or book a taxi in busy city centres like Sydney, Melbourne, and Brisbane will understand how frustrating it can be – to find an available taxi, to book one that arrives on time, and to get where you need to go at an affordable price. Yet there is a new way of travelling that guarantees you convenience, safety, and security when booking a taxi in Sydney and beyond – travel with ingogo.

Posted: 21/03/2017
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