Taxi Rate New York City

The currently valid taxi tariff 2) - Published January 2018 20180101)

Info about this taxi rate

Taxi tariffs in the United States of America are officially set by cities or districts.

The taxi tariff New York City was last set in January 2018 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. Area of taxi rate New York City

Nearby taxi rates in the area
Taxi rate Baltimore 14.7%
Taxi rate Philadelphia 1.3%
Taxi rate Newark NJ 23.3%
Taxi rate Boston 10.7%

Taxi rate information

by day

Base fee: $ 2.50

Kilometer price: $ 1.56

Waiting time per hour: $ 30.00

by night

Monday to Friday from 8:00pm until 6:00am. Saturday and Sunday all day.

Base fee: $ 3.00

Kilometer price: $ 1.56

Waiting time per hour: $ 30.00


There is a 50-cent MTA State Surcharge for all trips that end in New York City or Nassau, Suffolk, Westchester, Rockland, Dutchess, Orange or Putnam Counties.

There is a $1 surcharge from 4pm to 8pm on weekdays, excluding holidays.

Passengers must pay all bridge and tunnel tolls.

There are no charges for extra passengers or bags.

2) We last checked the taxi rate New York City on October 7th, 2022. If you think that the rate for New York City is outdated, you can report it via our contact form. We will then check for updates immediately.

Statistics 1)

In the ranking list of the most expensive taxi tariffs in United States of America the taxi tariff New York City occupies

Place 29 of 66

The basis for calculating the cheapest and most expensive tariffs is a taxi ride of 8 kilometers in the day tariff.

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This table does not contain any stand and waiting times but only takes the driven distance into account.