Blackpool hackney carriage fares
These are the maximum fares chargeable by licensed Blackpool hackney carriage vehicles (taxis) for journeys within the borough.
Please note some operators may offer fares lower than the maximum.
Tariff 1 - Monday to Friday 6.00am to 10.00pm
1 person £2.60 start for first 400 yards and every subsequent 200 yards 20p
Tariff 2 Monday to Friday 10.00pm to 1.00am, Saturdays, Sundays and bank holidays
£2.60 start for first 300 yards and every subsequent 150 yards 20p
Tariff 3 Daily from 1.00am to 6.00am
£3.20 start for first 300 yards and every subsequent 150 yards 20p
Tariff 4 Christmas and new year
£5.20 Start for first 300 yards and every subsequent 150 yards 20p
Christmas and new year
24 December: Tariff 2 6.00am until 6.00pm; Tariff 3 6.00pm until 10.00pm; Tariff 4 10.00pm until 6.00am 25 December
25 December: Tariff 4 6.00am until 6.00am 26 December
26 December: Tariff 3 6.00am until 10.00pm; Tariff 4 10.00pm until 6.00am 27 December
31 December: Tariff 2 6.00am until 6.00pm; Tariff 3 6.00pm to 10.00pm; Tariff 4 10.00pm until 6.00am on 1 Jan
1 Jan: Tariff 3 6.00am until 10.00pm; Tariff 4 10.00pm until 6.00am 2 Jan
In excess of one - 30p for each additional adult passenger.
For every two passengers 3 to 12 years - 30p.
Luggage, prams and dogs
Each item 30p.
20p for each period of 40 seconds. The meter adds this automatically.
If passengers soil the vehicle the driver may add £40 to the fare.
Drivers may ask you to pay an estimated fare/deposit in advance of the journey. If you do not agree you may be refused travel.
The meter will not commence until all disabled/wheelchair bound passengers are loaded safely and securely in the vehicle. No charge for assistance dogs or wheelchairs.