GroundLink Car Service

In The Press

GroundLink is moving and shaking up the ground transportation industry. Stay tuned in to our latest news and interviews.

    April 3, 2014

    GroundLink & Peek.com Launch Two Exclusive Specials for Travelers Worldwide

    "Leading car service provider GroundLink has collaborated with Peek.com to offer two exciting new deals."

    March 10, 2014

    Celebrity Cruise Lines Adds Car Service for NYC-area Suite Customers

    "Celebrity continues to increase perks for its suite passengers, adding roundtrip black car service for customers in the greater New York metro area on some sailings."

    February 19, 2014

    GroundLink, the Next Generation Car Service, Reveals Redesigned Website

    "The newly designed GroundLink.com shows our continued commitment to transforming the ground transportation industry for the traveler and travel arrangers with leading technology."

    January 21, 2014

    GroundLink Partners with IHG as the Preferred Car Service Provider for IHG® Rewards Club Members

    "At GroundLink, we are committed to providing our loyal business travelers with quality service no matter where they travel. IHG is a perfect partner for GroundLink because of its wide range of hotels and the benefits it offers its IHG Rewards Club members."

    December 2, 2013

    Do You Want to Go Home for the Holidays

    "GroundLink, the car service whose app I live by when I'm traveling and find myself in a city without a decent public transit system, has graciously given 10 of our winners rides either to or from the airport."

    November 13, 2013

    Dean Sivley Named as CEO of GroundLink

    "GroundLink continues to innovate and transform the landscape of the ground transportation industry through the use of technology, and I look forward to being a part of that transformation."

    October 1, 2013

    Choosing a Car Service Provider

    "Following are five points to consider when evaluating ground transportation companies and establishing duty of care and risk management objectives for the ground transportation space."

    September 23, 2013

    Travel Tip: Wi-Fi Cars & Buses

    "GroundLink is a car service in New York that will provide free Wi-Fi connection in a handful of its vehicles. You'll be able to connect your laptop, tablet or smartphone while you're in the car..."

    September 17, 2013

    GroundLink, the Next Generation Car Service, to Offer Karma WiFi in Select VIP-Class Cars in NYC

    "GroundLink, the next generation car service, today announced a partnership with social Wi-Fi provider, Karma, to bring free Wi-Fi to select VIP-class cars in New York City. The Karma mobile hot spots are the next step in GroundLink's commitment to innovation in the ground transportation space..."

    September 15, 2013

    Thinking About GroundLink

    "Groundlink is not just an app, it is also a website. Available for iPhone and Android, the app and website allow you to make reservations for pick-up wherever you are and take you to wherever you need to go..."

    August 26, 2013

    Global Business Travel Made Easier: 5 Things to Consider When Selecting a Car Service for Your Business

    "If you have ever had to book a car service for an important meeting only to have the driver show up late or you have had to scramble at the last minute to take care of an employee who has been left stranded at the airport because the car service never showed up, then you understand the importance of choosing a reliable car service. "

    August 2, 2013

    Top 5 Things to Look for in Ground Transportation

    "One of the most important (and often overlooked) areas in event planning is ground transportation.  Omayra Cruz, director of client services at GroundLink, has compiled a list of five things that every planner should look for when it comes to getting attendees to the venue..."

    August 2013

    Keep It Grounded

    "With increased congestion on the tarmac and airlines controlling capacity to stay profitable, sometimes for short- and even medium-haul journeys, there are viable and comfortable alternatives that are every bit as practical for the time-sensitive business traveler while staying firmly on the ground..."

    June 26, 2013

    Five Must-Haves for Flawless Ground Transportation

    "All event planning involves a lot of preparation. But one of the most important (and often overlooked) areas is ground transportation..."

    June 25, 2013

    Travizon Partners with GroundLink for Improved Ground Travel Management

    "Travizon, one of the country's leading travel management firms, today announced GroundLink as its exclusive ground transportation provider..."

    June 2013

    Upping the Ground Game

    "Hampered by high fuel prices, falling corporate revenues and a domestic recession, the market for ground transportation has remained stagnant for years. But a turnaround in the $11 billion industry is afoot, being fueled by the rollout of technology-driven, on-demand services for the business traveler, combined with the much-anticipated uptick in corporate travel spend..."

    May 14, 2013

    Travel App Upgrades Add Value, Reduce Frustration

    "Now, new TripIt feature Groundlink enables users to add ground transportation, coordinated with existing travel plans, from a smartphone. The app has a Track Your Ride feature that Glympse users will feel comfortable with..."

    May 11, 2013

    Apps of the Week: GroundLink

    "Ever try to find a cab at a busy airport and realize that trucking through terminals and heading across the lot to the taxi stand is not fun? Maybe GroundLink is for you..."

    May 2, 2013

    Ground Transport Spending An Overlooked Opportunity for TMCS

    "The so-called black car business is highly fragmented and prices vary significantly. Few companies have figured out how to manage this high-expense category..."

    April 24, 2013

    GroundLink: Moving Forward with Innovation and Growth in Q1

    "GroundLink's award-winning mobile app, which is available for iPhone and Android, is already the fastest, easiest way to book a ride – and it just gotten even better.  Enhanced monthly to provide the best, most advanced way to book a car, the app is designed with the user in mind..."

    April 17, 2013

    Concur Launches App Center, Details New Expense Tool

    "The new Concur App Center allows web and mobile software developers to list apps that are integrated with Concur's platform. The list already includes partner apps from Taxi Magic, GroundLink..."

    April 4, 2013

    nuTravel and GroundLink Partner to Deliver Enhanced Ground Transportation Services

    "nuTravel Technology Solutions (nuTravel) – an industry-leading corporate online solutions provider – has announced a new and exclusive preferred technology vendor relationship with GroundLink, an innovative, technology-enabled, global car service..."

    February 20, 2013

    TripIt and GroundLink Make It Easy for Travelers to Reserve Ground Transportation

    "TripIt, the leading mobile travel organizer from Concur (Nasdaq: CNQR), now features exclusive content and offers from GroundLink, the leader in ground transportation services for business travelers..."

    October 8, 2012

    Website of the Week: GroundLink

    "I tried them out last week in NYC and was impressed with how easy and quick it was to book a car and correspond with their customer service agents. I also loved the fact that they guarantee they will arrive on time or your next ride is free and you are not responsible for paying the driver a tip since it's included in the price..."

    August 15, 2012

    My Adventure with GroundLink, the Car Service You Need to Know About

    "GroundLink is an app-assisted car service that prides itself on being reliable, on time, and available 24 hours a day. It's also a pretty luxurious experience, offering a number of comfortable cars for you to take wherever you're heading..."

    May 3, 2012

    A Ride Worthy of 007? GroundLink Car-Calling App Targets Young Professionals With Secret Agent Commercials

    "GroundLink, the New York City-based car service that was founded in 2003 as an aggregator and solutions provider to the ground travel industry, is going mobile today to enable users to book a private car whenever they want — either immediately or at a scheduled time — via their smartphone on iOS and Android..."

    April 29, 2012

    Forget Hailing a Taxi: GroundLink Offers First Class Service, Better Prices

    "If you're in NYC, you know that hailing a cab in the rain is pretty much impossible. The wait has made me late for flights, meetings and even dinners. GroundLink gets rid of that worry with its mobile applications and website, which allows you to enter in a pick-up location and a destination..."

    November 2011

    Limos.com and GroundLink Face Off at Startup Summit

    "Call it a fender-bender, but two online and mobile car-service rivals, Limos.com and GroundLink, are bringing their competition out into the open at the Travel Innovation Summit..."

    October 17, 2011

    GroundLink Lets You Book Your Black Car via Smartphone App

    "GroundLink Car & Limo Service has a new app for Android and iPhone that you can use to book a reservation..."

    October 17, 2011

    Look Out Uber: GroundLink Launches an Affordable, Mobile Private Car Service for New Yorkers

    "... as availability is generally the top concern when booking a car on-demand via mobile, GroundLink offers a great value proposition seeing as it's already available in 5,000 cities and 110 countries around the globe."

    June 1, 2011

    Essential Business Travel Apps

    "... GroundLink is a worldwide car service company... providing detailed pricing, including rate, gratuity, and tolls, plus route details before you confirm...."

    March 31, 2011

    Use the GroundLink App to Book Car Service Anywhere in the World

    "...whether you need a car now in New York or need to book a car for future pick up when you land in London, the app is reliable."

    February 8, 2011

    GroundLink Now Allows New Yorkers to Find Car Service from their iPhone

    "Folks living or visiting the New York Tri-State area can now book a car service via GroundLink from the comfort of their iPhone. No longer will you have to call a car service or black car company and wonder if your car is actually on its way..."