Get a better deal behind the wheel.

Become a taxi Driver with 13cabs and start earning on your terms.

Why become a taxi Driver with us?

When you join 13cabs as a professional taxi Driver, you’ll join a network dedicated to rewarding your skills and supporting you 24/7 to build your business.

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Australia’s largest taxi network

13cabs is Australia’s most trusted and recognised taxi brand. With this comes nationwide Marketing and a booking app which has been downloaded by over 1 million Aussies.

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24/7 support nationwide

Our contact centre is available round-the-clock to support you out on the road. We also have offices and workshops spread across the country.

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Access to exclusive account work

From Qantas to Woolworths and IAG, countless Aussie companies rely on us to keep the wheels turning. This translates to more work and more income for you.

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Work your own hours

Unlike your standard 9 to 5, driving with us you are your own boss. Meaning you can work as much or as little as you like.

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Keep a fairer share of the fare

Unlike rideshare, which can take as much as 27% of the fare, you’ll keep 100% when you operate a cab with us.*

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Build your own client-base

With the 13cabs app, customers can save and request you. Giving you regular clients and stable income.

*Based on the service fees charged by Uber at the time of publishing. Fares are exclusive of other applicable fees charged by 13cabs and third parties.

Don’t just take our word for it, find out more from the people who know best.

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Listen now to Australia’s only dedicated show for taxi Drivers

Great Drivers deserve great rewards!

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13cabs Drivers can claim a discount on the following fuels:

For over 2 years, 13cabs has partnered with 7-Eleven to offer exclusive discounts. Our ongoing collaboration allows drivers to save 6 cents per litre* off the pump price on Mobil quality fuel at 7-Eleven.

To claim, simply fill up at any 7-Eleven in your 13cabs or Silver Service branded vehicle and uniform, and present your Driver ID card at the checkout.

*Excludes LPG. The 6cpl discount is not available in conjunction with Fuel Price Lock.

Need insurance?

Specialist insurance brokers for the taxi industy,
Cabsure insures not just your car, but your business too.
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Thinking about leasing a taxi?

We have Rent-to-Own and leasing options available

Frequently asked questions

What documents do I need?

To get started you’ll need the following documents:

  • Your driver’s license
  • Your ABN (you must be GST registered)
  • A passport quality photo of yourself
  • Your taxi license

If you don’t already have a taxi license from your State Government regulator, select your state to obtain your taxi licence now:

Does it cost anything to join 13cabs?

It’s totally free of charge to join 13cabs as a driver, however if you want to operate your own vehicle, you’ll be required to pay monthly network fees. You’ll also need to purchase at least two uniform shirts before we can activate your account.

Do I need training to drive with 13cabs?

To drive with us, you must complete our induction training, which is free and conducted online.

Endorsed Driver Training should be completed 6 weeks after driving on the road as a taxi driver.

Additionally, Values Training and Wheelchair Accessible Taxi Training is also available as needed.

To learn more about the training content, please click here.

Do I need my own car?

If you don’t have your own car to drive, we can assist you in finding an Operator to drive for.

Do I need insurance?

Yes. All taxis must be insured to operate. We recommend Cabsure, specialist insurance brokers for the taxi industry.

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Where can I get uniform?

You can order uniform online at 13shop. Or you can pop into your nearest 13cabs Support Hub.

Speak to the team

Still have questions? Give us call during office hours on 1800 546 687 or drop us a line at and we’ll get back to you shortly.

Alternatively, you can speak to us face-to-face at one of our offices below.

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There are plenty of benefits that could make 13cabs the right choice for you if you already on the road as a professional Driver. There are zero surprises with 13cabs, just a good stable opportunity to do what you already love doing, driving. With flexibility when you need and a fairer chunk of every fair, 13cabs is the obvious choice for professional Drivers. To get started with a career as a professional Driver for Australia’s largest taxi network, click here to apply.

Ready to take the wheel?