How Much Do Taxi Cabs Generally Cost in America?

How Much Do Taxi Cabs Generally Cost in America?

Taxi fares in the United States vary significantly depending on the area, but per mile cost is generally around $3, as of 2015. A typical fare for a medium-length trip varies from under $10 to over $25.

Areas with a high cost of living tend to have higher taxi fares, although this isn't always the case. One way to estimate the cost of a taxi fare in advance is through a taxi fare calculator, such as the one on TaxiFareFinder.com. The user enters a starting point and a destination address. The calculator provides multiple fare estimates based on taxi fares in that area, with estimates for the fastest, cheapest and shortest routes.