How much is a taxi in new york?

Answer The initial fee for a New York taxi is $2.50 per ride, with an additional rate of $0.40 per minute or per 1/5 mile. There is a $0.50 surcharge from 8 p.m. to 6 a.m., a $1 surcharge on weekdays from... Read More »

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How much do you tip a New York taxi driver?

As when dealing with most service industry workers, you should tip a New York taxi driver approximately 15 percent. Cabs in New York now have an automated touch screen that allows riders to choose ... Read More »

How to Ride a Taxi (New York City)?

A New York City taxiThere are thousands of yellow cabs in New York City, and they serve one purpose: getting you to your destination quickly and efficiently. Here's how to make your next ride in on... Read More »

New York City Taxi Information?

Visitors to New York City expect to see skyscrapers, Times Square, the Statue of Liberty and yellow taxi cabs. Cabs are one of the most common sights in New York City. There are thousands of cabs w... Read More »

How much does a taxi cost in New York City?

New York City taxi drivers must charge metered fares that begin accumulating when riders enter their vehicle. As of 2011, fares include a $2.50 base charge, plus 40 cents per unit. A unit is equiva... Read More »