Taxi is always expensive than other local means of transportation because you hired it for your destination. The taxi rates are generally high rates than buses, coaches and train. Because you hired taxi for the comfortable trips .in many city the cost of taxi is different. The cost of taxi is related to the area you are traveling. In London the taxi rates are higher than in Bradford. The places with great attractions for tourists have high rates of Taxi.If you are planning to go to the Switzerland in Zurich you are highly charged by the taxi driver. You are charged $ 20 to $ 26 for the 3 kilometers because it’s an expensive city and tourist’s visits here for vocations every year. So before planning to visit the Switzerland you must have a heavy budget for only traveling purposes.In many cities different companies are operating the taxi services. Every company has its own rates.
In many cities you are charged by the meter which is good because if you are the tourists the best option for you is the meter charging because you don’t know about the rates exactly but with the help of meter you are closed to the rates. But many taxi drivers break the meter and charged by their own will. It is a bad condition. The cost of taxi is generally high for the airport because many airports add additional surcharges. The cost of taxi is also high because the passengers which are coming or going from the airport have luggage.In many cities the cost rates of taxi is high at nights or on the weekends. In weekends many people use to do the shopping and go to restaurants for enjoyment the cost of price is slightly high as compared to other days.In many cities drivers charged you highly if they see you are new and don’t know about the cost of taxi so it is always recommended that before hiring a taxi always ask from one or two taxi drivers.
The new trend is that you can hire the taxi from a phone call. These companies fare rates are usually high than the other taxis.In many cities if the taxi is in good condition and up to model you are charged highly because they are providing you a comfortable trip. If all companies use to fixed a price scheme it will be good for the passengers.The cost of taxi varies during the year as the rate of gasoline increase. In recent years the petrol rate increase very much that’s why the cost of taxi also increase.If you are planning to hire a limousine taxi for wedding or meeting or prom or night out or parties you will charged highly because of the modern and latest vehicle and the services they are providing. These companies have great revenues.If you are traveling to Bangkok the fare rates are usually very less as compared to other most expensive cities.