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Car Seat Safety Laws in Illinois – are car seats required in Illinois for taxi and limousines?

Even if you’re traveling in style, safety should be invited along for the ride. Limos fall into a different category than your personal car, and different rules and laws apply to these types of vehicles. A limo may feel safe … Continue reading

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Wedding Planning & Limousine Rental Tips 2015

Wedding rates are usually quoted at a ‘package’ price. For Instance, “Our 3 hour wedding package is $285 and includes our six-passenger limousine”. Ask your limousine company what comes included in the package price. ALL or SOME of the following … Continue reading

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If I rent a limousine, when do my rental charges start? 2015

This varies by company and location. Most companies begin rental charges at your designated pickup time location. If you say, “Our first pickup is at 6pm at 123 Main St’, then this will be the beginning of your rental charge.  … Continue reading

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We want to rent a limo to take us to a concert. Do we have to pay for the time while we are at the concert even though we are not using the limousine?

In such cases where you are not occupying the limousine during your rental (such as bar-hopping, dinner reservations, concerts, sporting events, etc.) you still have to pay for the rental time, even though you aren’t physically inside the vehicle. Even … Continue reading

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Can I drink alcohol in the limousine?

Typically “yes” if it is legal in your area.  The laws vary from state to state so ask when you book the limousine.  Underage drinking in a limousine is ILLEGAL, no matter what state you live in and a reputable … Continue reading

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Do I Have to tip the driver, and if so, how much?

YES! Your driver is working in the service industry just like a waiter or bartender, but assumes a much more responsible role.  The standard tip is 20% of the total fare. If you feel your driver has performed in an … Continue reading

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Why can't I find a limousine for only a one hour rental?

Most companies require a minimum 2 or 3 hour booking to rent the vehicle. This is due to the large expense and cost involved in securing and maintaining the vehicles. The average limousine can run around $70,000-$180,000 new!  A one-hour … Continue reading

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2015 Limo & Party Bus Rental Tips

Are you thinking about renting a limousine for a special occasion? Perhaps you’re getting married soon. Or maybe you just want to go somewhere in style and not worry about driving or just need simple transportation to and from the … Continue reading

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What is included with limousine service?

It is very important to ask about the ‘all-inclusive price’ when reserving a limousine. Unfortunately, some companies are unscrupulous in their billing methods and will tack on extra charges such as non-existent highway taxes, fuel surcharges, beverages, waiting time, travel … Continue reading

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How much does it cost to rent a limousine? 2015

Limousine rentals run in the neighborhood of $50 – $300 per hour (SUV’s) with a MINIMUM of two or three hours booked.  Most companies require a minimum of 2 or 3 hours to provide service, with exception to standard airport … Continue reading

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