Taxi alternative in Essen

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Taxi Alternative in Essen

An alternative to a taxi in Essen

An alternative to a taxi in Essen

At the center of the Ruhr industrial region, the city of Essen has been historically vital to the German economy. Surrounded by mines, steelworks and manufacturing factories, Essen has diversified from its industrial base and is now seen as “the Desk of the Ruhr”, where corporations are headquartered and where business is conducted. With an efficient and reliable Blacklane chauffeur service in Essen, travelers can easily get between meetings without having to worry about ground transportation. Simply choose from the range of premium black cars offered by Blacklane, beginning with Business Class, our hourly hire in Essen, through Business Van, ideal for airport transfers to Essen from Dortmund or Dusseldorf Airports, and ending with First Class, for a ride out to Essen’s superb eating and drinking establishments.

Transportation in Essen

Transportation in Essen

The story of Essen is one of industry, and tells of Germany’s journey from an agricultural economy to an industrial powerhouse. Book a premium limo service in Essen with Blacklane and tour the historical sights. Start with an airport shuttle into Essen from the surrounding airports, before taking in the UNESCO World Heritage Site of Zollverein Coal Mine, with its Bauhaus-designed coal shafts – the symbol of the Ruhr region and the best way to understand what made this part of Germany famous. Book an alternative to a taxi in Essen, and you can divide your time between the corporate headquarters in the city center and the Messe Essen, one of the largest trade fair exhibition grounds in Europe. Relax at the end of a long business day with Blacklane’s alternative to a taxi in Essen, which is available to take you to dinner to sample some of the hearty German cuisine that defines the region. Book your reliable Essen car service today.

Essen airport transfer

Essen airport transfer

Essen lies between two major airports – Dusseldorf and Dortmund – and by far the easiest and most stylish way to travel into Essen is with a door-to-door airport transfer from Blacklane. When you book an alternative to a taxi from Essen, you can enter your flight details, allowing your chauffeur to track your landing, and react if you incur any delays in transit. An airport shuttle into Essen with Blacklane ensures that your chauffeur will be there when you land, waiting by the gate with a personalized sign, ready to carry your bags to your waiting car and ferry you onward from the airport to your destination. A Blacklane airport transfer can be booked via our app, available for iOS and Android, and is available for hourly hire or as a simple A-to-B transfer. With Blacklane, you know that the price you see upon booking will be the final price you pay, including taxes, fees and gratuities.