ComfortDelGro buys Dial-a-Cab Taxi Operator for $2.2m

ComfortDelGro wholly owned subsidiary Cityfleet Networks has acquired London’s oldest taxi circuit operator Dial A Cab’s business for £1.2 million who have a fleet of 1,100 self-employed black cab drivers.

CityFleet network is the largest taxi circuit operator in London with 1,900 London taxis combine this with the acquisition of of Dial A Cab this brings the total fleet to 3,000.

TFL has recently renewed its London Taxicard service and Dial A Cab contract with CityFleet Networks for 3 years , with a possible option for fourth.

ComfortDelGro also operates a taxi despatch service in Liverpool and Aberdeen. It also operates a scheduled bus service in London and the inner-city express and coach services across the UK and Ireland.

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