When you need a longer distance taxi, why not try Y-not?

Lymington based provider of private long distance transport for the New Forest

y not private hire cars logo 600 1When you next need a taxi try Lymington based Y-not Private Hire for reliable, comfortable business and private long distance transport to and from Southampton and Bournemouth, London Airports and further afield. 

Y-not Private Hire has been providing reliable and affordable personal transport since 1997 for business travel and private hire taxi service - for hospital appointments, airport and cruise transfers and much longer journeys too.

Travel in comfort and confidence with Y-not Private Hire

Whether it's simply transport to and from Southampton or Bournemouth you need for a hospital appointment or a theatre outing, or a reliable and comfortable longer distance taxi service to or from Heathrow, Gatwick, or Stansted airports or indeed to or from Southampton Cruise Terminal - Colin Merrett and his team offer a personal and reliable solution to your travel requirements.

y not private hire reliable transport in quality vehicles In addition to the many airport transfers he undertakes, experienced New Forest District Council Licensed Private Hire Driver Colin Merrett with his newly extended fleet of 3 vehicles and team of drivers will meet your travel requirements to all parts of the UK.

Indeed they regularly take passengers further afield to Oxfordshire, Yorkshire, Cheshire, Kent, Devon, Somerset and Suffolk.

Y-not’s current lead vehicle is a spacious, quiet and comfortable Skoda Superb Estate which offers plenty of room for the luggage as well as the passengers.  There are two further cars both with excellent drivers to ensure a reliable service in times of high demand.

Colin explains the business focus and philosophy  

y not private hire takes you wherever you need to go - Langham Hotel Regent St

“Our core business is providing long distance transport, and our focus on providing a reliable high quality service, making the journey a pleasurable experience for our passengers whether it’s a routine trip to a hospital appointment or the excitement tinged start to a holiday.

y not private hire to SpireHospital Southampton The shortest regular runs we undertake are to Bournemouth Airport, Southampton Airport, Southampton Docks and all the Southampton hospitals and we rarely provide local 'social' transport, and only for our regular long distance customers if it fits into our schedule. 

There are several reasons for this, among them that very many of our long journeys start in the early hours of the morning.  Drivers need to go to bed early the evening before such work so social event services often conflict with this.

Having said all that, we are more than happy to receive enquiries from our regular customers about local journeys, if we can provide a local taxi service we will!"

Call for a quote!

Call Colin now on 07453 348737 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. to discuss your transport needs and to request a quote for your journey.

"What a great find! Colin was the perfect driver; comfy car, on time, interesting talk...will be recommending and definitely using again." Lesley, Lymington

"Personal approach providing a professional service. Reliable and trustworthy" Nick, Lymington.

A long list of customer recommendations

For a long list of happy customer testimonials and recommendations look at the Lymington.com  Y-not Private Hire Business Web Page 

For example fares for routine journeys visit the Y-not Private Hire website  

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