Abel is a new taxi service to travel around in Amsterdam in a comfortable, economical and sustainable manner.
By means of the user-friendly app you can indicate where you want to be picked up and whether you want to share your ride with other passengers. The more flexible you are, the lower your costs.
Abel is more fun, social and affordable
Other than you’re usual A to B transport services, Abel offers you the option to share your ride with other passengers. This way, your fares are lower and your ride more pleasant!
A ride you want to share
Travel comfortable & cheap
from A to B
Social and personal
A ride with Abel is shared with up to three other travellers. Thus, spontaneous encounters arise that might not occur otherwise.
Abel only drives electric vehicles, to ensure minimal impact on the environment.
Safe & Secure
Our drivers ensure that you are transported safely from A to B. They drive securely and your safety is first.
Never pay too much
During your booking the exact fare will be shown. This is your final price. You will not face any surprises afterwards.
The fare price is determined by the distance, desired arrival time and willingness to share a ride with others
Let us know per ride how flexible you are with your time. The more time you have, the more buffer there is for us to combine your trip with other travellers.
By sharing your ride with others, you not only save on your fare, it also becomes more social.
With Abel you travel with the comfort and speed of a taxi, but at the fare that is between a regular taxi and public transport
Abel is a smart and affordable alternative to today's often crowded public transport services and the pricy regular taxi services. With Abel you are no longer dependent on an itinerary and it enables you to travel from A to B in a comfortable and economical way.
The ease and convenience
of door-to-door transport
at an affordable price
How does this app work?
Select in the Abel app a pickup location and determine your destination
Enter your destination and indicate with how many passengers you are.
Select how fast you want to be at your destination. No hurry? Pay less!
Indicate per ride how flexible you are with your time. The more time you have, the more buffer there is for us to combine your trip with other travellers and the lower your fare will be.
Follow your driver on the map to see when he is approaching
Once a driver is assigned to you, you will receive the driver’s details. On the map you can follow him and see how many minutes are left before the driver comes to pick you up.
Sharing a ride is not only cheaper, but also much more pleasant!
Your driver can pickup or drop off other passengers during the ride. This does not affect your fare. The exact fare price is fixed during the booking, regardless of the number of stops during the ride.
Cashless payment through the app
Abel's service is accessible via our app, available for Apple in the Appstore and for Android in the Google Play store.
Paying is easy and can be done by credit card, direct debit or PayPal. Register a payment method and your payment is automatically controlled through the app; no hassle with payments after your ride. Download the app now and jump on board!
Do you want to be a driver for Abel?
Abel is available for Amsterdam &
Harpersbazaar.nl (8 maart 2016)
“Different from Uber the fare doesn’t increase at busy moments,
instead you can choose to share your ride”
Amayzine.com (8 februari 2016)
“How did you meet?
In Abel, we shared a ride together.
Isn’t that nice, guys?”