➖LONDON TAXI Hackney carriage is inimitable and timeless taxi desing which became one of the the symbol of London. A hackney is also called a black cab or London taxi is a automobile for hire. Those taxis were produced by The London Taxi Company was a British taxicab design and manufacturing company based in Coventry, United Kingdom. This company was bought by Chinese automotive manufacturing company Geely. The average cost is around 24€ for 6 km.