Oct 15, 2014 We’re doubling driver pay. Permanently. Posted in BLOG, Driver, by GetTaxi team

Today we’re super excited to announce our new driver pay. We’ll be paying drivers double what our competitors are paying and on top all our valued drivers get 100% of tips. Gett drivers who work 50 hours a week can earn $100,000 a year, and upwards of $110,000 including tip, a significantly higher median income than our competitors’ claim. We only works with legal licensed drivers affiliated with its partner fleets.


Our drivers earn an additional $500 when they complete their first 20 jobs, and an additional $500 for every driver they recruit to work with us.  Additionally, we also offer all our drivers a customer training course, tablet and data – all free.


We’ve experienced unprecedented demand following the launch of our “$10 Anywhere” promotion in early September where all rides throughout Manhattan cost just $10 for consumers, regardless of distance, traffic or time, until the end of 2014.


Drivers interested in joining Gett should visit www.gett.com/drivers or call us on 1-855-200-4388



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Sep 4, 2014 $10 Rides All Over Manhattan For the Rest of 2014! Posted in BLOG, Gett, Gett Promotions, by GetTaxi team


That’s right, any ride within Manhattan is now just $10! Any time of day, any route, any Manhattan neighborhood, just $10. Fidi to Gramercy? $10. Midtown to the Lower East Side? $10. Chinatown to Washington Heights?! $10.

And the best part? These prices are here to stay until the end of 2014 and There is no limit  to the amount of rides you can take! That’s 4 whole months of unlimited dirt-cheap luxury black car rides!

*Prices do not include tip. All rides must be entirely Manhattan rides. Rides to and around other boroughs will be regular advertised price. Extra stops and additional wait time not included. Rides over 60 minutes will be subject to additional fees.

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Jul 21, 2014 What to do this week in NYC Posted in BLOG, Gett, Gett Promotions, News, Social, Uncategorized, by GetTaxi team

Gett going this week and check out the following top attractions in NYC. Make sure you download the app and use code GETTWEEK for $20 off your first ride!


NYC Restaurant Week Summer 2014

It’s your chance to dine for a steal at more than 300 Gotham eateries during this three-week food blowout. High-profile spots like Seamus Mullen’s Tertulia, Michael White’s Costata and Julian Medina’s Yerba Buena will be serving three-course lunches for $25 and dinners for $38.

Various locations

Mon Jul 21 – Fri Aug 15


Juicy J

Juicy J + Project Pat

Expect to hear some new tracks from Three 6 Mafia crunk party-rapper Juicy J—you know you love, or at least love to hate, “Bandz a Make Her Dance”—whose next album, Pure THC: The Hustle Continues, is rumored to drop later this year. Joining him at this show will be fellow Memphis MC Project Pat, who’s also his big bro.

Terminal 5 610 W 56th St, at Eleventh Ave

Tue Jul 22

Rennie Harris Puremovement performs Asphalt

A Batalha do Passinho + Rennie Harris Puremovement

The Rio dancers of A Batalha do Passinho—which offers a fusion of break and traditional Brazilian movement, a style begun in the city favelas—make their U.S. debut in a shared program with Rennie Harris’s wonderful Puremovement hip-hop company. The performance, part of Puremovement’s 20th anniversary, is a production of Lincoln Center Out of Doors and features several New York premieres.

Damrosch Park at Lincoln Center W 62nd St, between Columbus and Amsterdam Aves

Thu Jul 24

NewFest: Futuro Beach


This annual festival showcases short and feature-length LGBT films from the U.S. and around the world. Among the offerings are Kate Kunath’s documentary We Came to Sweat: The Legend of Starlite (Fri 25) about the late, lamented Crown Heights gay bar; Julián Hernández’s genre-blurring I Am Happiness on Earth (Sat 26); and Gerontophilia (Tue 29), the latest from the ever-controversial Bruce LaBruce.

Walter Reade Theater (at Lincoln Center)165 W 65th St, between Broadway and Amsterdam Ave

Thu Jul 24 – Tue Jul 29


For more ideas of what to do this week, check out Time Out New York!

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Jul 16, 2014 What to do this weekend in NYC Posted in BLOG, Gett, News, Social, Technologies, Uncategorized, by GetTaxi team

It’s that time again…weekend! We’ve scoured the internet to find you the best things to do in NYC. Enjoy! And feel free to use code GETTWEEKEND for $20 off your first ride.

Write Off Debt Poetry Reading

Almost everyone is plagued by debt. But thanks to debt-resistance group Strike Debt, we can at least have our deepest financial woes expressed by poets like Niina Pollari who are having the same struggle. This Friday, July 18.

126A Front St
Dumbo, NY


Citi Field Sleepover

Passing out at a baseball stadium used to be an activity reserved exclusively for drunk uncles; nowadays, you can actually sign up to do it! This Saturday July 19-Sunday July 20.

Citi Field
Roosevelt Ave, at 126 St


Spoons, Toons and Booze After Dark

Remember those Saturdays you’d wake up early just to catch your favorite cartoons as a kid? Well this nostalgic occasion is like that, only all grown-up. You’ll have cereal, of course, but since this is for the adults, there’ll also be delicious, cocktails. This Saturday July 19-Sunday July 20.

Nitehawk Cinema
136 Metropolitan Avebetween Berry St and Wythe Ave


Back to the Eighties Show with Jessie’s Girl

Leg warmers live on with Reagan-era-fixated combo Jessie’s Girl playing vintage hits like “We Built This City” and “Don’t Stop Believin’,” bookended by period-apropos DJ sets. This Saturday July 19-Saturday August 30.

Le Poisson Rouge
158 Bleecker St, at Thompson St


Brooklyn Flea

The Brooklyn Flea is back outside on Saturdays in Fort Greene and Sundays in Williamsburg. This Sunday July 19-Sunday November 23.

East River State Park
90 Kent Ave, at North 8th St


What Are You Afraid Of?

At What Are You Afraid Of?, you’ll be confronted with a wide array of New York’s hottest comedians’ and storytellers’ fears as they grapple with them on stage…hilariously of course. This Sunday July 20.

Union Hall
702 Union St, between Fifth and Sixth Aves



The Upright Citizens Brigade performs long form improv with frequent special guests from Saturday Night Live, 30 Rock and the Colbert Report.

150 East 3rd St


For more fun this weekend in NYC check out Time Out New York.

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Jul 16, 2014 Hump Day Highlight: Intern in the Spotlight--Meet Sarah Posted in BLOG, Gett, News, Social, Uncategorized, by GetTaxi team

Meet Sarah, our fabulous intern who has been with us for over a month. Although her favorite part of the day is being in the Gett office, she is busy being a footsie pajama model during after-office hours. She graduated from Tulane University with a major in Psychology and a minor in Public Health. At the end of the summer, she will be leaving us to pursue a Master’s degree in Psychology-which is cool, but we’re really going to miss her.


Grew up on: Long Island.
Favorite past time: Playing with her new puppy, Beau, who’s really cute.
Favorite lunch spot: Yogurtland.
Favorite season: Winter.
Do you have any secret skills? I am a really great pogo-sticker.
Favorite NYC activity: Seeing a show.
Go to TV Channel: Nick at Nite or the Food Network.
Favorite Movie: Clueless, 10 Things I Hate About You, Fight Club.
Biggest Pet Peeve: Body odor.
Favorite part about working at Gett: Working at a start-up is a ton of fun and a great learning experience. In particular, the close relationship the employees at Gett have with the black car drivers makes the experience and the app more personal.


Use code GTSARAH5 for $20 off your first ride!

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