Lichfield is a city of just 32,000 people with a Lichfield District Council wider district population of 100,000. The center piece is the wonderful historic Cathedral. Lichfield is classed as a civil Parish in the County of Staffordshire.

Lichfield is 16 miles from Birmingham, 8 miles from Rugeley, 9 miles from Walsall, 8 miles from Tamworth and 13 miles from Burton Upon Trent. It’s land coverage area is approximately 5.4 square miles although the wider district is much larger

Lichfield has its two train stations called Lichfield City and Lichfield Trent Valley. Many of the residents actually work in London, commuting by train from the Trent Valley Station via a semi- fast train on the West Coast Main Line. This means taxi to station are a vital method of getting from home to the station.

Another public transport are bus services in Lichfield, but they are not frequent so the best way is to get around by Lichfield Taxi.

Suburbs of Lichfield District

  • Boley Park
  • Chadsmead
  • Christ Church
  • Darwin Park
  • The Dimbles
  • Leomansley
  • Nether Stowe
  • Sandfields
  • Stowe
  • Streethay
  • Trent Valley

Friarsgate retail and leisure development is a major focal point of the City Centre and locals find it much cheaper to book a private hire vehicle car than flag an expensive hackney carriage drivers that ply for hire around there.

Tourism is a major provider of income to the city and Friarsgate alone is said to attract more than 11,000 visitors a month.

Other facilities include Beacon Park and garden of remembrance laid in 1920 after world war 1. There two lakes called Minster Pool and Stowe Pool. For sports there is Friary Grange Leisure Centre. There are many sports clubs in Lichfield including football, rugby, hockey and cricket in the summer.

There is a Library and Museum on Market Square at St Mary’s Church.

The city’s hospital is called Samuel Johnson Community Hospital and is situated on Trent Valley Road. It is named after it’s most favourite son who is know for publishing the first English dictionary. The old hospital was called Victoria Hospital and was demolished in 2006.

There are 9 primary schools and 3 secondary schools (listed below) in Lichfield and many parents prefer to send their children to school via a minicab due to their busy lives.

  • The Friary School
  • King Edward VI School
  • Nether Stowe School

247 Cars is a 600 car regional taxi service and private hire operator which supplies a 24 hour service to Lichfield and the surrounding area. All taxi drivers are well trained and professional. Friendly drivers with clean well maintained cars can also provide airport transfers with very reasonable taxi fares. All UK airports are served by 247 Cars.

All sizes of vehicles are available including minibus, MPV and Black Cab which are wheelchair accessible.

With excellent rates and discounted travel for regular customers and pensioners. For the more business type people an executive car maybe preferable.

Riders can book by phone or by app. We have an exclusive WhatsApp service so booking by text is also available.

Highly rated on with 1000’s of reviews online 247 Cars is a service that can be trusted.

The main phone for the contact Centre is 01543 224747


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I needed a disabled taxi I am a wheel chair user.. the taxi arrived on time. Was very helpful and patience getting myself and my powerchair into the taxi. His quick reflexes stopped me falling out the taxi because of me miss placing my foot . Thank you so much for saving me. . I would recommend this taxi
Rita Booker
Ordered a taxi on a Friday peak and extremely busy time. My taxi arrived within 5 minutes. Taxi driver was really pleasant and drove safely in lots of traffic. I arrived at my destination in good time
Pam Lakhpuri
Taxi driver was very kind first thing he did as he arrived at my collection point was got out of the taxi and offered to put my case in the boot. The journey to my destination was very pleasant. He was chatty , polite and a ray of sunshine making my journey happy , no loitering in traffic and I got to my destination quickly and safely. Thank You
Excellent service to Birmingham airport for 8 of us. Booking was easy, confirmation text and called on morning of flight to say was on way. Would definitely use again. Good price also
Amy Jose
Very good and reliable service. Turned up as requested. My driver checked the route due to heavy traffic and was able to navigate the back roads to save journey time. Car was very clean and comfortable and the driver was very friendly and professional. 10/10
Sue Shrimpton