About Us

JimmyRides is a transportation company for locals and tourists in Sarasota, Florida. We offer private airport taxi service from the airport to town, and vice versa. Our staff has more than 44 years of experience in the transportation field, having started by casually giving rides to friends and family to the airport.
Our goal has been to provide reliable and trustworthy tourist transportation service ever since.At JimmyRides, we’re very passionate about what we do. We pride ourselves in having a professional and friendly team of drivers that will go out of their way to get you to your destination safely, comfortably, and in a timely manner. Feel confident that when you choose us, you get outstanding customer service and a smooth ride every time you visit the beautiful West Coast of Florida.


A Word from Satisfied CustomersAs a leading provider of airport shuttle services, we take pride in offering the best tourist and local transportation service in Sarasota, Florida. At JimmyRides, we are dedicated to serving the needs of our customers each and every day. Don’t just take our word for it; read what some of our satisfied customers are saying:"Our flight landed 30 minutes early, but your driver was there after I called and we didn't have to wait accept for a few minutes for him to come to pick us up. He was friendly and very helpful and I would use your services again."
— J.H."The travel was pleasant, the car comfortable and the driver nice and kind. Thank You."
—Giuseppina"We have been very pleased with Jimmy and his crew of drivers every time we have used them. always on time and very helpful." 
—Maria and Dan D."Excellent service. I have recommended JimmyRides to several people, and I will certainly be calling whenever a ride is needed" 
—Sharon"Jim, you are the best! You are so kind, entertaining, and I felt so safe and taken care of. Thank you so much!" 
—Cyndi G."Very professional and courteous. Pleasure to do business with Jim."

"I've used your service once before last Sat. It was wonderful again and I was made to feel as if I had a very personal chauffeur...that made me feel so super at almost 80 years old. I can't understand how the drivers can be at a residence right on the exact minute,  A-ok the way you run your business. I adore your service,,, can't wait to come back and use your service...it is the best EVER!! Most sincerely,"
—Patti K, Ft. Wash

“I had never used a service like this for a trip to the airport. The service couldn't have been better. I would, and will recommend JimmyRides to everyone I know who might need a ride !!”
—J.M.“Great ride. Good conversation. Meet our needs perfectly"
—V. N.“Great ride, priced right! Very clean and friendly!  Will use again and again! Thanks Jimmy” 
—B. T."Mr. Jim was on time and very patient with us. He accommodated us with the van and it was perfect for us. He's easy to work with and was able to deliver. Thank you so much!"
Michelle V.

Great experience. Wonderful service! 
—Maria G.I was waiting upon our arrival, and was very patient as the flight was late & luggage off loading was delayed. He provided water for us during the drive, and was great to chat with during the 2 hour drive. Fair price, excellent service. Very pleased! 
—G. D. 
Judy, Jimmy is great!! Such a nice person!!! Plus good driver!!

"Timeliness, Offerings, Customer Service, Quality - Great flexibility as our flight, scheduled to arr at TPA at 1:15 am, arrived at 2 am." Great job Juan! Dennis