So you are in Greece and in need of a taxi? There is an app for that! Actually 2 apps. Taxibeat and Taxiplon. Both offer their own flavour of an ‘e-hailing a taxi’ (sic) app and they both run on iPhones and Android devices.
The basic process is this:
- You download the application to your phone
- Start the app which will automatically show your location on a map
- Call a taxi. Taxiplon will automatically assign the call to the closest driver. Taxibeat on the other hand, allows you to pick the driver you want based on different characteristics, like car make or driver’s rating.
- At the end of your drive, you can rate the driver. Taxibeat also allows drivers to rate their customer’s