Question: Is your business legal in Finland?
Answer: Yes. 100% based on Finland laws. According to Finland Taxilaw 4§ and 4 chapter, taxi-lisence is not required for taxpersonal cars that are officially museum-registered. We don’t have TaxiMeters, and we dont have taxisign. our pricing is always more than -15% cheaper than in taxis. We have online card processing machines as well as we always offer you a receipt for your ride.
Question: Museum-registered car can drive only about 30 days per year in Finland, right?
Answer: Wrong. Museum-registered car whivh is covered with museum-insurance can only drive about 30 days per year, but with normal insurance you can drive 365 days per year.
Question: What payment methods do you accept?
Answer: We accept all major payment methods, cash, all bankcards, Visa Credit & Debit, Visa Electron, MasterCard Credit & Debit, Maestro, American Express, Diner’s Club. Unfortunely “taksiraha-cards” are not accepted in our cabs. We also do not accept Kela-fundings (KELA) and City-fundings (VPL).
Question: Why your prices are always at least -15% discounted?
Answer: Because we would like to give the nicest possible taxi-ride with cheaper prices, magnificant vintage-cars and with top quality service, welcome.
Question: Who owns VintageTaxi.fi Oy Ltd corporation?
Answer: VintageTaxi.fi Oy is a family-corporation and currently the official owner is “Daddy” Tero Takamaa, who has almost 4 years of expereince of taxi-business.
Question: How many cars the corporation owns?
Answer: Currently only one. It is year 1973 “Standup-lamp” Mercedes-Bentz, 2.2L Diesel, eli MB E220D. We are planning to buy more vintage-Mercedeces.
Question: Why do you use only Mercedes-Bentz brand?
Answer: Because we think Mercedes-Bentz is always top quality and always ahead of other brands.
Question: Do your drivers have official Finland Taxidriver-licences?
Answer: Yes. We require from every driver a valid Trafi based taxidriver-licence as well as Finnish driving licence. Taxidriver-licence is visible on the dashboard during the whole ride.
Question: Do you have all the required insurances in your cars?
Answer: Yes. We have all the mandatory and voluntary taxi-insurances available in Finland. Additionally our drivers are covered with accident insurance by the corporation.
Question: What kind of rides can I order?
Answer: You can order taxi from us at Jyväskylä and surrounding areas. You can call our taxi from number + 358 (0)40 960 8333 or catch it on the “fly”. You can also order longer rides from/to Jyväskylä from/to everywhere in the country or even to abroad. For example our “agreement-price” from Jyväskylä to Helsinki airport or vice versa is 390€, icluding 10% VAT, pickup, waitings, parking fees, coffee break and of course the ride. Also we have offer on 1,5 hour Jyväskylä-sightseeing for 1-4 persons, only 95€, including 10% VAT. Additionally we can agree price with you on our car & driver to your wedding parties, bachelor-parties and all kind of your occasions. We also have unique 24/7 express-packet-service, where we take your packet, up to 100 kg, everywhere in the country or abroad in record short time, on only one hour notice. So in the nighttime for example, you have a need to send a pcket to a hospital in Helsinki for morning, we will pick it up and deliver it, always on time.
Question: How can I be a driver in your corporation?
Answer: You must go to taxi-driver course and pass Trafi test and Jyväskylä localization test and sending your CV (Finnish or English only) with possible attachments by email to rekry(at)vintagetaxi.fi. On our signed full time agreement we dedicate “own” car for you and you need to make at least small-business-company, “Toiminimi” in Finnish, which then can invoice us with 45-50% reward of all drives (VAT deducted) of the month. To the short time driver we pay at least 36% salary + vacation-, overtime- and sunday- and night-extras.
Question: Does your pricing include Finland VAT-tax and can I get a receipt?
Answer: Of course, always. In transporting people the VAT is always 10%, and for packets always 24%. And yes, we always offer you a receipt, of every ride.
Question: Are you making corporate-agreemets, for example weekly/daily regular rides?
Answer: Yes, we would love to. We can negotiate tailored agreements and if you need, these agreement-rides can also be invoiced.
Question: Do you use any callcenter services for internet orders?
Answer: Yes. We have agreement with Taxify, both call orders and internet orders with Taxify-application
Question: If I have more questions can I ask you, where and how?
Answer: Of Course. By calling +358 (0)40 960 8333 or email support(at)vintagetaxi.fi or at our Facebook page https://www.facebook.com/vintagetaxi.fi and of cour in our taxis as well. Either in Finnish or English.