Bell Limousine is Reno-Tahoe's number one luxury transportation company. We have the largest fleet of vehicles available to serve your every need or special occasion.
Our mission is Excellence in Transportation!
We pride ourselves in providing our clients the best in transportation services in a friendly, professional and personalized manner. Your experience is our number one priority, and we go the extra mile to give you the VIP treatment.
We remain unmatched in Northern Nevada for vehicle selection, service quality and customer satisfaction. Call us today at 775-323-3727 or click here to make a reservation and let us help you create some wonderful memories.
Bell Limo is Reno, Lake Tahoe, and surrounding area's luxury transportation company. We offer limousines, corporate sedans and SUV's, vans and mini-buses. Our mission is "Excellence in Transportation". We pride ourselves in providing our clients the best in transportation services in a friendly, professional and personalized manner.
Vic Whittlesea was a business man that owned coin stores in the Reno and Las Vegas areas. In 1941, he won a taxicab medallion in a poker game in Las Vegas and hired his best friend to drive a taxicab for him. With that, Whittlesea Blue Cab Company was born. He learned the business from the ground up and worked hard with his employees who all respected his ability.
Five years later, Whittlesea branched out to Reno with his transportation business. As the business developed, he had an opportunity to expand into Sacramento California, where he opened a transportation business and a taxicab firm. He retained the Sacramento business until 1950, building it up, and then sold it which enabled him to concentrate more on building the transportation business in Las Vegas and Reno.
Vic Whittlesea brought the first radio-contacted taxicabs to the state of Nevada. He started out small but eventually his fleet expanded to over 200 taxicabs serving the people of both Las Vegas and Reno. In 1972, Vic's niece, Paula Bell, and her husband Horace Bell, acquired the business. Horace and Paula expanded the business further and in 1978, they began offering buses and limousines for transportation services.
In 2016, Bell Limo (Reno operation) and Whittlesea Checker Taxi were acquired by Platinum LV Transportation (Las Vegas). As part of the Platinum LV Transportation family, Bell Limo in Reno is now part of a larger collection of corporate brands that includes locations in Detroit (MI), Grand Rapids (MI), Las Vegas (NV), Reno (LV) and Sacramento (CA).
We are an industry leader dedicated to providing luxurious, friendly, professional and personalized transportation services in accordance with our mission of "Excellence in Transportation". Your comfort and safety is our priority.
We are a certified passenger carrier with the Nevada Transportation Authority, and are therefore subject to the rules and regulations that accompany a certificate of public service. Our drivers are subject to background checks with the Reno Police Department and are required to follow all rules and regulations associated with the Department of Transportation.
Please note that there are companies that advertise on many facets of the Internet that do not meet these standards or qualifications. Additionally, we maintain an A+ rating with AM Best Insurance Rating Company due to our quality and control for safety. Other companies may not maintain the same level of insurance or rating due to not being properly certified by the Nevada Transportation Authority.