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Fares - overview

Typical taxi fares and journey times:

Tariff code on meter
1
2
3
Distance (miles)
Approx journey time
Monday to Friday
6am to 8pm
Monday to Friday
8pm to 10pm
Saturday and Sunday
6am to 10pm

Every night
10pm – 6am
Public holidays

1
5–12 mins
£4.00 - £5.60
£4.40 - £7.00
£4.80 - £6.40
2
8-15 mins
£6.20 - £8.80
£6.60 - £10.20
£7.80 - £10.40
4
15–30 mins
£10 - £14
£12 - £17
£14 - £17
6
20–40 mins
£14 - £19
£17 - £20
£20 - £23
Between Heathrow and Central London
30–60 mins
£40 - £70



There is a £2.20 minimum fare at all times
The fare shown on the meter at the end of the journey is the maximum cash fare that may be charged. The passenger will be expected to pay the full fare displayed on the meter at the end of the journey unless the driver and passenger agree on the final fare to be charged before the start of the journey.
The meter automatically adds a charge based on time for any part of the journey when the speed drops below 10.4 mph.
Fares within Greater London depend on the time of day, distance travelled and taxi speed, and are displayed on the meter. The driver is not obliged to accept a hiring if the destination is outside Greater London, and the fare for such a journey may be negotiated between the driver and hirer.
Drivers must, unless they have good cause, accept any hiring up to 12 miles (20 miles if starting at Heathrow Airport), or up to one hour duration, if the destination is in Greater London.

Fares - detailed



Taxi Fares and Tariffs


Drivers must, unless they have good cause, accept any hiring up to 12 miles (20 miles if starting at Heathrow Airport), or up to one hour duration, if the destination is in Greater London. The driver is not obliged to accept a hiring if the destination is outside Greater London, the fare for such a journey may be negotiated between the driver and hirer.





1. Telephone Booking
There is an extra charge of up to £2 if the taxi is boBOoked by telephone



2. Heathrow extra
There is an extra charge of £1 for journeys that start from Heathrow Airport ranks and finish within Greater London.



3. Christmas and New Year There is an extra charge of £3 for journeys made between 8pm on 24 December and 6am on 27 December or between 8pm on 31 December and 6am on 2 January 2006



4. Bank cards
Where credit or debit are accepted there is a typical surcharge of between 10% and 15% of the metered fare.



5. Soiling
The driver may charge the hirer up to £40 for soiling that requires the taxi to be taken out of service for cleaning



There are no extra charges for luggage or additional passengers



The metered fare includes an environmental charge of 20p per trip to meet the cost of emissions reduction equipment.



Bookings: 
08700 802 902Office hours only

0700 596 3535
anytime




Office: 08700 802 902 (9:00am - 5:00pm)
Please make sure that when booking by telephone  you give at least 2 hours notice and 24 hours notice by e-mail.
For booking a Taxi for a Wedding please call
Tel/Fax: 08701 994251or07939 277922

For Taxi bookings ASAP or corporate account facilities please call.

Taxi One-Number bookings: 0871 871 8710
Call-A-Cab: 020 8901 4444
Computer Cab: 020 7908 0207
DataCab: 020 7432 1540
Dial-A-Cab: 020 7253 5000
Radio Taxis: 020 7272 0272
Xeta: 0845 108 3000
Zingo (from mobiles only): 08700 700 700




  1. All credit card payments incur a 12.5% handling charge.
  2. They Taxi may arrive with up to £3.80 on the meter.
  3. A £2.00 telephone booking fee will be charged.
  4. Any fixed prices quoted include 10 minutes free waiting time after this time waiting time will be charged @ £25.00 per hour  day charge or £30.00 per hour night charge or the fare reverted to a metered fare.
  5. Cancellations less than 2 hours before booked time will incur a cancellation charge. Except bookings from aairports which will incur cancellation charges as follows: Heathrow £35.00 Gatwick £65.00 Luton £75.00 Stansted £75.00
  6. Any no-shows where the passengers has either gone or no longer requires the Taxi will attract cancellation charge.
  7. Any fouling of the Taxi will be charged at a minimum of £40.00 dependant on severity.

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