At Flat Rate Taxi we offer an Estimate of the Taxi Meter Rate, quoted to you prior to the ride. Our Estimate is based on what the Actual Meter Taxicab rate according to the City Of Birmingham, Alabama Maximum Taxicab rates for the best practical route distance taken. We use the NEW Google Map version to calculate the Best Practical Route distance taken during Normal Traffic Hours.
The rates are $2.00 Per Mile Plus Flag of $3.00 For trips that are less than 40 Miles and $1.80 Per Mile for trips that are more than 40 Miles. Wait Time is $20.00 Per Hour.
If Your Miles are 12 Miles then your Flat Rate = (12 X $2.00) + $3.00 = $27.00
If Your Miles are 12 Miles and your wait is 15 minutes then your Flat Rate = (12 X $2.00) + $3.00 + $5.00 = $32.00.
If Your Miles are more than 40 miles let say 106 Miles then your Flat Rate = (106 X $1.80) = $190.00
Please note that some areas have a minimum charge. For Example Alabaster, McCalla, Gardendale and Leads or moody has a minimum charge of $25.00.
To Find Out Your Flat Rates From Any Address to Any Destination or AIRPORT Trips Please use the Calculator.
For more Information or to Book a Cab Please Call: (205) 585-0132.
We provide Taxi Service to Birmingham City Metro Area and the Surroundings.
We accept All Major Credit Cards: Visa, Master Card, American Express and Discover.