Still need to get around a closed down Twin Cities? Transportation Plus is your best option.
April 2, 2020
The global outbreak of COVID-19 has brought unprecedented business and travel challenges unlike any we’ve faced before. On a local level, families all across Minnesota are preparing for a life indoors as Governor Tim Walz issued an executive Stay at Home order. Even with the majority of local businesses closed down, many residents will still need to get around the city. This includes necessary trips to the grocery store, pharmacy, or...
Final Four in the Twin Cities: What to See and Do on Your Visit
April 6, 2019
Thousands of people are converging on the Twin Cities for the men's basketball championship April 6–8. This is the fourth time the Twin Cities have had the honor of hosting the championship, and excitement is in the air as final preparations take place. Whether you're visiting the Twin Cities for the championship or enjoying the festivities as a tourist in your own town, here's a list of events, activities, and sights...
Luxury Car vs. Limo: Which Vehicle Service Should I Choose?
March 9, 2019
Traveling in a limo used to be the ultimate sign of wealth and status on the road, but since its heyday in the 1980s it has gradually transformed into more of a novelty or cliché. The next time you're looking for a swanky and stress-free mode of transportation to or from an event or meeting, don't overlook a luxury car service. What is a luxury vehicle service? Luxury vehicle service,...
Why taxi services are a better option than Lyft or Uber
February 15, 2019
Rideshare apps like Lyft and Uber have become a popular choice for many people because of their apparent convenience and cheaper fares, but appearances aren't always what they seem. When you compare the two side by side, the advantages of taxi services start to pull ahead. Let's review the top four factors that customers look for: pricing, safety, convenience, and service. Pricing A big part of the allure of services...
3 tips for airport travel during the government shutdown
January 22, 2019
One of the largest consequences of the federal government shutdown is the effect it has on travel plans. While many people may not notice many changes from the shutdown in their daily life, those looking to travel by plane certainly will. With fewer TSA agents on duty during the government shutdown, airports often become significantly busier with longer security wait times. Ensure your travel plans go smoothly by planning ahead...
Why you should only ride with a local rideshare company
November 17, 2018
Driving in Minnesota isn’t always easy – especially in the harsh conditions of our northern winters. Roads become icy, traffic slows, and getting from A to B can often become much more adventurous than we’d like. When utilizing a rideshare service, the decision of whether or not to go local can have a big impact on your trip. Here are some of the main reasons you should only trust locally...
Transportation Plus: The ultimate combination of technology and human interaction
October 16, 2018
One of the greatest benefits of modern technology has been its impact on transportation. It’s now possible to dial up a ride from almost anywhere in the world and be picked up and dropped off in minutes – all from your mobile phone. The whole process can be completed without ever having to speak to another person. But what if you want or need to talk to someone to provide...
Practice safe transportation this football season
September 15, 2018
Football season is a favorite time of the year for many, but it is unfortunately also a peak time for drunk-driving arrests and for alcohol-related accidents. Whether you’re heading to the stadium, to a bar, or to a friend’s house for the game, make sure you practice safe transportation methods both before and after. Here are some tips to ensure you make it to and from kickoff without endangering yourself...
ihail Is The New Standard In Ridesharing Excellence
June 13, 2018
Convenience, reliability, and efficiency are all key pillars to effective and successful transportation. ihail combines all three into one easy-to-use tool and allows you to effortlessly schedule and complete rides to any destination in just the way you want. Here’s a breakdown of exactly what ihail is and how it can revolutionize the way you get from A to B. What is ihail? ihail is an app for iOS and...
Announcing the Next Generation of Transportation
November 30, 2017
Today, Taxi Services Inc., one of the largest and longest-operating transportation service providers in the Twin Cities Metro Area, announced a corporate name change as part of a complete rebranding effort. The new name, Transportation Plus Inc., better identifies the wide range of services the company provides its significant number of customers, both consumers and businesses, in the Twin Cities Market. All 500+ vehicles in the company’s fleet will now...