Blue Star Taxis Services

Home Safe Every Time

Blue Star Taxis has been servicing the Canterbury region for over 80 years.  We are Canterbury owned and operated with a passion for providing safe, reliable public transport in Christchurch to our fellow Cantabrians and all visitors to this beautiful Garden City. Maybe it’s a big night out on the town, a girls or boys night out, or a direct shuttle to Christchurch airport, Blue Star Taxis are first in line every time.

Blue Star Taxis offers more than just a reliable taxi and public transport service for Christchurch, we also have many unique and specialised services that set us apart from other taxi companies.


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Woman Alone

At Blue Star Taxis we care about the safety of our customers, especially women traveling alone.

Our Woman Alone service ensures that passengers are not only collected safely but also walked to their front door. Our driver doesn’t depart until they are home safe and sound.

This is a free service and may be obtained by asking the driver or requesting a Woman Alone service at the time the booking is made.


Christchurch Airport Taxi Service

Blue Star Taxis operate a Meet & Greet Service at Christchurch Airport to shuttle you home.  This service is available, at no extra charge, for Domestic flights.  As well as the Meet & Greet service, Blue Star Taxis have a high representation on both the Domestic and International Taxi Ranks.


Companion Service

This is service many Blue Star drivers offer their customers.  Instead of charging by the meter the cost is times based.  The driver can accompany the passenger or just wait for them to finish what they are doing.

  • Medical appointments
  • Personal grooming appointments
  • Social engagements
  • Grocery shopping
  • Other types of shopping
  • Scenic drives
  • After school activities – sports, music or dance lessons

All Companion Service Providers are qualified First Aiders and specifically trained to look after clients.  Available at ONLY $1.40 per minute or $84.00 per hour (minimum hire 30 minutes).


Dial A Driver

Drink driving is a major issue for New Zealanders, but Blue Star Taxis have the solution with our ‘dial a driver’ service. If you’re staff are at a function and have had a few drinks too many but don’t want to leave a vehicle behind, Blue Star Taxis have a Dial-A-Driver service available. This is a great idea for a boys or girls night out that turns into a big one and you want to get you and your vehicle home safely.


Client Tours of Christchurch and Surrounds

Visiting Christchurch and want to get to know a bit about the city whilst you’re here? Let Blue Star Taxis arrange a personalised tour! Our tour drivers have a deep knowledge of Christchurch and Canterbury and can customise daily tours while your clients are visiting our city.


Extra Blue Star Taxis Services

Some of the other services able to be undertaken by Blue Star Taxis include:

  • Jump starts for a flat battery
  • Urgent Courier
  • Bicycle Carriers

For more information, please call our Office on (03) 3799 820