Current Taxi Cab Prices

Please note that Victorian taxi prices are regulated by the Taxi Services Commission.

Current prices:

Flag Fall $3.20 when taxi meter is started
Distance Rate $1.617 per kilometre (or $2.42 per kilometre for Maxi Taxis)
Time Rate 56.6c per minute if travelling below 21kp/h (or 85c per minute for Maxi Taxis)
Late Night Surcharge 20% from midnight to 5am
Booking Fee $2.00 entered on the taxi meter at the start of trip
Melbourne Airport* $2.00 or $3 for a pre-booked taxi pick up from the Airport
Christmas / New Year 20% surcharge applicable on public holidays over the Christmas / New Year period

Taxi tolls as at 1 July 2013:

  • $5.10 Western Link*
  • $5.10 Southern Link*
  • $7.30 Both Links*
  • No toll Batman Avenue Only
    (Exhibition Street Extension)
  • $2.61 Melba tunnel or Mullum Mullum tunnel*
  • $2.45 Any part of EastLink south of Maroondah Hwy*
  • $5.06 One tunnel plus any part of EastLink south of Maroondah Hwy*
  • No toll Ringwood Bypass

*Where tolls apply they will be paid to the Driver in addition to the metered fare.

Call now to book a taxi cab on 13 CABS (13 2227), book online or download the 13CABS App on your phone. Apps are available for iPhone, Android and Windows devices.

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