Many of us drive to the airport as opposed to being driven, some with the misconception that travelling this way is cheaper. This is not necessarily the case and there are also other considerations to take into account when choosing whether to drive or be driven.Read More
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The Chauffeur Group were asked by Professional Driver Magazine to help judge a host of executive cars with the winners being announced at the QSi Awards in November. Choosing between such an array of beautiful vehicles was not as easy as it may seem!Read More
We understand that some passengers may need more than simple transport to the airport, they may also require additional assistance in transiting through the airport check in and bag drop process. If so, we are able to provide an assisted airport drop off service.Read More
Summer is always an exciting time for us as we look forward to providing chauffeur services to those travelling to some of the most famous events held each year in the UK.
Will you be attending any of these?Read More
Since our inception in 2,000, our executive cars have completed journeys with our corporate and private customers coverings some forty-five million miles. By the time you read this, we may well have escorted these valued people, to the equivalent distance, of the moon and back!
But who is behind this major operation?Read More
Thoughts are turning to the summer holidays and you maybe counting down the days to the time where you can actually relax. Your holiday doesn’t start when you step on the plane though, it should start the moment you leave your house. Read on to find why you should book your holiday airport transfer with us.Read More
We have grown from strength to strength over time and pride ourselves on the fact that our office staff and chauffeurs remain loyal to us, working with us for many years. So when a long serving member of staff decides to retire (or nearly!), it is a major event, especially when that member of staff is the founding Managing Director. Read on to find out more about Malcolm Law and his time with us...Read More
Imagine, in a few years’ time, you’re waiting for your Chauffeur Group car to arrive to take you to the airport. It turns up, exactly when it said it would, but there’s no driver! Would you climb in? Are you ready to put your faith in driverless technology?Read More
When we inform our passengers that they are able to connect to the internet using the 4G Wi-Fi device installed in our cars, they usually log-on to check their emails, but not on this occasion…Read More
Recently, Brian (one of our drivers) was waiting at Heathrow Airport to meet his passenger from a flight ready for their executive car onward journey, when he was approached by an American couple. Read on to find out what happened!Read More
The Highways Agency officially opened the M3 in Surrey & Hampshire as a new, four-lane ‘Smart’ motorway – between junction 4a for Farnborough and junction 2 for the M25 – two & a half years since the start of this major road project & at an estimated cost of £174 million, so how is it working for you?Read More
Whilst it has been illegal to touch a mobile phone while driving since 2003, on 1st March 2017 stricter laws were put in place. To clarify, it is illegal to use a hand-held phone or similar device while driving, or riding a motorcycle. The rules remain the same even if you’re stopped at traffic lights or queuing in traffic – where some of us might wrongly believe it’s ‘safe’. Read on to find out more…Read More
They seem to be going on forever, with a 50 mph speed limit in place throughout the length of the works, often adding up to an extra half an hour to the journey time from Basingstoke to Heathrow. It only needs a breakdown or a collision in the roadworks and you can expect even longer delays.
So what are the roadworks for, how long will they take and when will they be finished?Read More
Ollie Hancock has had a close association with The Chauffeur Group over many years.
Unlike the skills he demonstrates with podium finishes as a race driver around the world, Ollie emphasises passenger safety and comfort coupled with economic driving skills for The Chauffeur Group’s team of professional drivers. Read on to find out more…Read More