It’s that time of year again where everyone is getting ready to set off for their summer holidays, and we believe that the last thing anyone should worry about is their transport. At Apollo, we provide an excellent airport transfer service; clean vehicles, helpful drivers and knowledgeable office staff who can help you with your booking.
How do I book?
If you know Apollo, you will know that we offer several different ways to book to ensure that the process is convenient for you, and this applies to our airport transfers also – you can book via :
- TELEPHONE – our office operates 24/7 and our telephonists are always happy to help with your airport booking.
- APP – our app is available on the Google Play and Apple Store and is a quick and easy way to book your airport transfer. The app also gives you the option to pay in advance for your journeys so no need to worry about payment on the day!
- WEBSITE – similar to the app, the website also gives you the option to pre-pay for your airport taxis. This is a great alternative for those don’t have the Google Play or Apple Store on their phones. Follow this link to make an online booking, or to get a quote: online booking
- E-MAIL – you can send us an email to firstname.lastname@example.org with your requested booking.
- …or you could even pop in our office in Maidstone and book with an office member!
What happens after I book?
Once booking your airport journey, you will receive a text confirmation to the mobile telephone number provided which will include the date and time of your booking. We also ensure to call all of our customers the day before you fly out to further confirm that all the details we have are correct and up-to-date; this will only take five minutes of your time, and will give you further reassurance.
On the day of your journey, you will receive another text a few moments before your collection with your drives name, vehicle, and car registration so you know exactly who you’re looking for. We pride ourselves highly on the cleanliness of our cars, and our always-helpful drivers, so you can be assured to have a stress-free and relaxed start to your holiday.
If you have your return journey booked with Apollo, you will also receive a text confirmation of this after booking, and before collection. We take your flight number at point of booking and will track this on the day of your arrival; no need to worry if your plane is delayed, Apollo office team will be aware of this and ensure that the driver is there at the time you land. Your driver will then meet you in the arrivals hall with a clear sign with your name on. No need to worry about parking costs either – a fixed parking contribution of £5.00 is included in the price, so there are no hidden costs!
What is the cost?
(prices shown are for outbound journeys, returns are an additional £5.00)
Standard taxi from Maidstone to Gatwick – £45.00
Standard taxi from Maidstone to Heathrow – £65.00
Standard taxi from Maidstone to Stansted – £75.00
Standard taxi from Maidstone to City – £50.00
Standard taxi from Maidstone to Luton – £95.00
Prices shown are just for taxis from Maidstone to airports. We cover all areas in the Kent region including Ashford, Canterbury and Faversham; you can find a price guide here.
8-seater minibus from Maidstone to Gatwick – £65.00
8-seater minibus from Maidstone to Heathrow – £85.00
8-seater minibus from Maidstone to Stansted – £95.00
8-seater minibus from Maidstone to City – £70.00
8-seater minibus from Maidstone to Luton – £115.00
If you can’t find the price you need, give us a call or email, or you can get a quote from our website or app.
Travelling with a child?
To save the hassle of having to take your child seats with you on holiday, Apollo can provide boosters, forward-facing, and/or rear-facing seats for infants at no extra cost. Just let us know at the time of booking which seats you require.
Have a lot of luggage?
No problem – we will always send a vehicle with ample space for your luggage. If you would benefit from the extra room in an estate car, let us know at the time of booking and we will ensure an estate is sent to you; there is no extra cost! If you require an even larger vehicle, we can send a minibus which is an additional £20.00.