Durham Taxis

Modern, comfortable and affordable cabs in Durham. To book by phone, call our Durham taxi number:

0191 386 4040


If you are looking for a safe, comfortable, cheap taxi in the city of Durham, we provide the most technologically progressive service around. If you book via our app you can track your taxi while it’s en route to you. For all bookings, we’ll send you a text confirming the make and model of your cab when it arrives.

All our cars are purchased brand new and many are only a year or two old. We also enforce high standards of driver training, with many of our drivers uniformed. All drivers are DBS checked and trained in customer service.

At Phoenix Taxis we operate the largest fleet of low emission taxis in the country. By booking with us you can be sure you are minimising the impact your taxi journey has on the environment.

To book a taxi in Durham, call 0191 386 4040. Our call centres are open 24/7 365 days a year. Or visit our online booking form here.

Pratts Taxis Durham are now part of the Phoenix Taxi group – so you’ll see cars featuring both Phoenix and Pratts logos throughout the area. For more information: www.prattstaxis.co.uk

Business Customers

Phoenix are delighted to offer an executive car service to our Durham business customers. Full chauffeur services are available on request as well as are usual cabs. For businesses looking to demonstrate their environmental commitment, we can provide a monthly report showing the CO2 emissions saved by using Phoenix’s low carbon taxi fleet.

Find out more about the benefits of becoming a Phoenix business customer here.


We have an office very close to Durham train station. We provide taxis to the station, city centre and surrounding areas every day.

We’re happy to pick you up or take you anywhere throughout County Durham and beyond through areas such as Durham town centre, Easington, Gilesgate, Bearpark, Belmont, Bowbank, Broom Hill, Carrville, Esh Winning, Great Lumley, Langley Park, Pity Me, Ushaw Moor, Bishop Auckland, Darlington and Middlesbrough.

And if you wish to travel from Northumberland, Newcastle, North Tyneside, Central Station or Newcastle Airport to the Durham area, we can also organise taxis for immediate dispatch.

Book on the app

Order a taxi at the touch of a button with the Phoenix Taxis App! Get a quote, an estimated waiting time for a taxi, and pay for a journey by cash or card with minimal fuss.

To download our app, simply click on one of the links below to be taken to the app store:

book online

Book with Phoenix today and ensure your journey has minimum impact on the environment. To get a price and book a Durham taxi online: