22 July 2016
Central Taxis is proud to introduce Edinburgh’s Pokémon Go Taxi Tour! We have discovered a City Centre route that will ensure Pokémon enthusiasts can capture at least 50 Pokémon Stops plus other collectables in about 20 minutes journey time; as well as enjoying a short tour of the city.
8 June 2015
Friday the 5th of June saw The Edinburgh Evening News' Local Hero Awards take place at the glitzy The Assembly Rooms on George St.
14 May 2015
Make a difference to local children on Friday 15th May with Cash for Kids Superhero Day!
14 April 2015
In light of the distressing news of a sexual assault at the hands of bogus Private Hire driver in Edinburgh over the weekend, here are our TOP 10 TIPS for being 'cabwise' and getting home safely:
13 April 2015
Central Taxis is delighted to be a proud sponsor of this year’s Edinburgh Evening News Local Hero Awards.
As the largest taxi company in Edinburgh, we have been supplying taxis to the residents of this beautiful city for over 45 years. We are passionate about our customers and are delighted to be supporting awards that recognise and celebrate Edinburgh’s unsung heroes.
16 March 2015
Edinburgh Evening News - by Paris Gourtsoyannis, photo courtesy of Neil Hanna 16th March 2015
For 30 years, Christine Gibson ordered a cab from Central Taxis every Saturday morning to take her for her hair appointment, always tipping her driver with a pound and a sweet from her handbag – usually a chocolate from a box of Roses.
4 March 2015
Central Taxis win Sustainability Development Award
Central Taxis are delighted to be proud winners of the Sustainability Development Award at the Edinburgh Chamber of Commerce Business Awards, which took place on 2nd March.
25 September 2014
How would you like to kick-start October TEN THOUSAND POUNDS the richer??
Central Taxis have teamed up with Forth One again to give one lucky listener a whopping £10,000 this week as part of the 'Word on the Street' competition.
To be in with a chance to win simply text the answer to the following question to 64100.
1 May 2014
Forth One Cash For Kids Superhero Day takes place tomorrow!
25 March 2014
Treats and Taxis on us with thanks to The Crowne Plaza Roxburghe Hotel - where you'll find the warmest of welcomes.
24 March 2014
How would you like to kick-start April TEN THOUSAND POUNDS the richer??
11 March 2014
Central Taxis is delighted to be a proud sponsor of this year's Pride of Edinburgh awards!
Scotland's capital city has been our home for over 45 years and Edinburgh is all the more great a place to live because of it's amazing inhabitants. We are passionate about recognising the people within our community who give their time, care for others, go the extra mile for a loved one or even risk their lives for a stranger.
Do you know someone who deserves recognition as a local hero? Visit Pride of Edinburgh now to nominate that special person!
11 February 2014
Roses are red, our taxis are black. Once you go Central - you'll never go back!
Pre-book your taxi for that special date by calling 0131 229 2468 or make sure your Valentine's plans go off this week without a hitch by downloading our free smartphone app from iTunes or GooglePlay.
7 February 2014
3 February 2014
Due to issues of security and the installation of a new gate system it was recently proposed that there would be severely restricted traffic access to Waverley Station or perhaps even a complete ban; including taxis. Network Rail has now implemented the new system at the station which will change the way all taxis operate at Waverley.
14 January 2014
Check out our dancing cabbies as they strutted their stuff on Edinburgh Castle esplanade this week. Our team of twinkle-toed cabbies have gamely taken up the challenge laid down for them by DanceBase, Get Scotland Dancing and Scottish Ballet to take up "The Big Dance Pledge" for 2014.
2 September 2013
We've all heard the horror stories about the dreaded poor student lifestyle but don't be daunted by the prospect of living on meagre means. Read our student guide to just some of the things you can do to save your pennies and make your time as a student as comfortable and baked bean-free as possible.
And remember, Central Taxis will save your time as well your pennies when you avail of our exclusive student offer. Quote 'SURVIVAL' when you phone for your taxi and we will waive the call-out charge!
29 July 2013
Read our comprehensive guide to getting the most out of the festival whether you're a visitor or resident in the city.
While the sheer variety of entertainment and spectacle on offer would turn the uninitiated into a lifelong devotee, we’re also aware that even the hardiest reviewer has difficulty navigating the plethora of performances on offer and even the Ringling Brothers couldn't rival Edinburgh's Greatest Show on Earth during the month of August.
So, here's our guide to getting the most out of the Festival whether it's theatre, comedy, dance, physical theatre, musicals, operas, music, exhibitions or art that floats your boat.