German limousine firm Blacklane enters US market

Berlin-based limousine operator Blacklane said it is venturing into the US market starting with Chicago.

Following a trial period to fine-tune the system in accordance to local circumstances, the chauffeur provider is said it ready to conquer the States.

Blacklane said its limousine service covers the whole city and surrounding “Chicagoland” area, with regular destinations including the central business district, financial institutions or popular tourist destinations along the waterfront.

Transfers to one of the neighboring states Wisconsin, Indiana or Michigan are also available – as long as either starting point or destination lies in the Chicago Metropolitan Area.

During the trial period, Blacklane it has received a positive response from customers and local partner companies alike. The limousine service can be booked with either the smartphone app or on the firm´s website.

Three vehicle categories are available to the firm´s clients, from business class limousines to luxury vans and first class sedans.

With the recent expansion, Blacklane limousines are now available in nine countries: Austria, Belgium, France, Germany, Italy, The Netherlands, Switzerland, UK and the United States.

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