Please note:Drivers are independent contractors. They are not employed by a Houston cab company; they work for themselves. Tips are at the discretion of the customer.
The all new affordable taxi rates in Houston are going to be effective from March 1, 2012. In the City of Houston regulated taxi meter rate is $2.75 for the first 1/11 mile, and $0.20 for each additional 1/11 mile ($4.75 for the first mile and $2.20 for every mile thereafter). People 60 and older receive a 5% discount on fares. Waiting is calculated on the taxi meter at $0.50 per minute ($35.00 Per Hour). There is an additional $1 surcharge on all trips which commence between the hours of 8:00 p.m. and 6:00 a.m.
** PRICES ARE SUBJECT TO CHANGE**
Fares given by phone, support chat and emails: These fares are estimates only, not quotes, and are based on distances between locations the actual fare charged may vary due to construction, traffic conditions, and the route chosen. All vehicles are operated by independent contractor drivers.