Ground Transportation

Chauffeured ground transportation for business aviation

Your perfect mission can be derailed if the ground transportation doesn’t meet expectations. With Universal-Drivania, you can arrange chauffeured ground transportation anywhere in the world and be confident that your arrangements are managed seamlessly with your overall Universal® trip, so that nothing is missed.

A better approach to chauffeured ground transportation

Vetted and trained chauffeurs in over 190 countries

Only the most experienced professional chauffeurs are selected through our Quality Vetting Process to ensure the highest service level for you and your passengers.

Powerful digital tools

Access your online portal to check pricing and availability, review transfers manged by your Universal® Trip Support Team, make direct bookings, get invoices, and more.

Easy communication options and 24/7 concierge.

Easy communication options by e-mail, SMS, phone or online for everyone involved in the mission. Make changes and special requests anytime.

Proactive scheduling adjustments

When you make a change as part of a mission managed by your Universal® Trip Support Team, your ground transport changes with it—automatically.

An understanding of your missions like no one else

Universal-Drivania is a joint venture of Universal Weather and Aviation, Inc. and Drivania Chauffeurs. We are the only ground transportation provider with experience in mission planning and logistics.

  • Explore operational insights from our blog.

    • How the coronavirus outbreak is impacting business aviation
      by Universal on April 3, 2020 at 15:44

      Special quarantine and health inspection procedures have been enforced in China and other locations in Asia and around the world in an attempt to prevent the spread of the coronavirus. Extra planning and precaution is required if you are planning a trip to China and Asia. The post How the coronavirus outbreak is impacting business aviation appeared first on Universal® Operational Insight Blog.

    • STILL FLYING: Humanitarian Cargo Flight of Masks from China to U.S.
      by Robert Moya on April 2, 2020 at 22:54

      With COVID-19 cases rising and personal protective equipment (PPE) dwindling, Massachusetts Governor Charlie Baker began looking for alternative ways to source vital masks for his state. Baker struck a deal with a manufacturer, Tencent, in China for more than one million masks. Getting them from China to the United States, however, was going to be the hard part. After learning about the need for an aircraft to make the delivery, New England Patriots Owner Robert Kraft stepped up. The post STILL FLYING: Humanitarian Cargo Flight of Masks from China to U.S. appeared first on Universal® Operational Insight Blog.

    • Business Aircraft Ops to the 2020 Tokyo Summer Games and Paralympics
      by Hiroshi Higashiyama on March 30, 2020 at 12:28

      The 2020 Tokyo Summer Games and Paralympics are still a year away, but the time to begin planning is now. Japan Civil Aviation Bureau (JCAB) has just released guidelines for non-scheduled aircraft operating to Japan for the Games. The post Business Aircraft Ops to the 2020 Tokyo Summer Games and Paralympics appeared first on Universal® Operational Insight Blog.

    • Helping Humanitarian Medical Supply Missions During the COVID-19 Crisis
      by Greg Evans on March 26, 2020 at 18:22

      Effective immediately, Universal Trip Support is waiving its fees on trip feasibility and consultation services and ground handling setup charges for any mission classified as a humanitarian medical supply flight to help ensure the success of these critical flights. The post Helping Humanitarian Medical Supply Missions During the COVID-19 Crisis appeared first on Universal® Operational Insight Blog.