Taxi tariffs in Germany are officially set by cities or districts.
The taxi tariff Essen was last set in October 2022 and published in the official tariff ordinance.
It is binding for all taxis and taxi companies within the compulsory driving area and may not be exceeded or undercut. This is ensured by officially calibrated taximeters installed in the taxis.
|Nearby taxi rates in the area|
|Taxi rate Düsseldorf||0.5%|
|Taxi rate Duisburg||0.5%|
|Taxi rate Mettmann||6.8%|
|Taxi rate Solingen||26.1%|
|Taxi rate Muelheim an der Ruhr||21.2%|
|Taxi rate Oberhausen||18.5%|
|Taxi rate Remscheid|
Base fee (incl. 1.00 km): € 4.40
Kilometer 1 - 2: € 2.70
Kilometer 3 - 4: € 2.60
Each additional kilometer: € 2.40
Waiting time per hour: € 36.00
This taxi fare does not have a separate night fare. The above tariff components are always valid. This means that the taxi costs do not differ according to time of day and night.
In the ranking list of the most expensive taxi tariffs in Germany the taxi tariff Essen occupies
Place 137 of 245
The basis for calculating the cheapest and most expensive tariffs is a taxi ride of 8 kilometers in the day tariff.
|Distance||by day||by night|
This table does not contain any stand and waiting times but only takes the driven distance into account.