Since the pandemic, we have resorted to exploring our local towns and cities rather than going abroad this past year. Staffordshire is a county within the West Midlands region, with a population of over 870,000, the county is made up of several towns and cities including, Stafford, Leek, Burton-upon-Trent, Newcastle-under-Lyme, Cannock and Stoke-on-Trent, which is the largest settlement in Staffordshire.
Staffordshire boasts a wide range of points of interests which attract many visitors from near and far, notable attractions include Alton Towers, in Alton, Staffordshire, is the UK’s largest theme park, bringing in around 3 million visits a year and it’s only up the road! With over 40 rides and attractions, it appeals to many young and old. The park also boasts themed hotels, a range of restaurants and fast food places, a water park, crazy golf and much more! Similarly, Drayton Manor, also based in Staffordshire, is the fourth-largest theme park in the UK. The park attracts over 1.5 million visitors a year, and is home to over 40 rides and attractions, a zoo, a range of places to eat and an on-site hotel. The Potteries Museum and Art Gallery first opened in Hanley in 1956, the museum holds a collection of Staffordshire ceramics, the WWII war aircraft, the Spitfire, and the well-known Staffordshire Hoard. The Trentham Estate, located in Trentham, is a visitor attraction, featuring a shopping village, restaurants, garden centre, and the Italian gardens, lake and woodland, and its popular Monkey Forest, with events taking place all year round. Cannock Chase is a countryside attraction for many including walkers and locals and is referred to as an area of outstanding natural beauty, Stafford Castle is a grade II listed castle based in Stafford, the castle was first built in the Anglo-Saxon period, with surrounding woodlands is a popular attraction for many with picnic areas, information centre and trails, the castle sits atop of a hill with panoramic views of Stafford town and beyond. Dovedale is a valley within the Peak District and is owned by the National Trust, Dovedale attracts a million visitors annually, woodland, river Dove, Thorpe Cloud, stepping stones and Bunster Hill make up the area. Rudyard Lake, located in Leek, is a reservoir and has been around since the 18th century, and is a popular attraction due to its scenic views, walking trails, lake and railway. Book us for your days out with friends and family. When it comes to days out or leisurely activities Azure Private Hire is your number one choice for ground transportation. Whether it is a regular journey or a special occasion, our taxi service near me is at your disposal 24 hours a day 7 days a week. For individuals, families as well small groups and large groups we have wide range of vehicles to accommodate all your transport needs.
Can you book and pay for a taxi online? Yes, with Azure, to book a taxi online you can use our easy online taxi booking portal to book a taxi service as well as being able to pay online through our secure multiple payment options. Alternatively, you can call us on 01782 39 39 39 to book a taxi and pay over the phone securely.
Can I pay for a taxi with a debit card? Of course, there are many methods of payment which can be made for booking taxi services with Azure. We accept debit and credit card payments, and cash payments too.
How much is a taxi from Hanley to Alton Towers? A single trip from Hanley to Alton Towers for 2 or more passengers can cost from £26, a single trip with 6 or more passengers in a minibus can cost from £42. Return trips with 2 or more passengers can cost from £52, and return trips for larger groups using a minibus cost from £84, when you book a taxi service with Azure.
How do you call a taxi in Stoke-on-Trent? To book a taxi service in Stoke-on-Trent, all you need to do is call Azure Private Hire on 01782 39 39 39 or use our online booking system to book taxi online.
What is a wheelchair accessible taxi? A wheelchair accessible taxi service uses a ramp or passenger lift to assist wheelchair users in and out of vehicles.
Can Azure Private Hire take wheelchairs? You can book a wheelchair taxi service with Azure Private Hire. We have a range of wheelchair accessible taxis you can book with us.
Whether you’re heading to Alton Towers, The Roaches, Mow Cop Castle, Shugborough Estate or Staffordshire Regiment Museum, start your trip the right way by booking a taxi service with Azure Private Hire, with a range of executive vehicles to suit your needs from minibuses for larger groups to wheelchair accessible taxis. Go ahead and explore our county, who needs a holiday!