Fares as of January 1, 2016
|Flag Pull (Base Fare) ||$3.25|
|Each additional mile||$2.25|
|Every 36 seconds of time elapsed||$0.20|
|First additional passenger*||$1.00|
|Each additional passenger after first passenger*||$0.50 |
|Vomit Clean-up Fee||$50.00|
|Illinois Airport Departure Tax**||$4.00|
*Applies only to additional passengers aged 13 through 64.
**Applies only to taxi fares leaving the airports.
• Tolls are an extra charge to the passenger.
• The fare does not include a tip.
• There is no extra charge for baggage or baggage handling.
• If your driver chooses to assist you, tipping is appropriate.
TRIPS TO SUBURBS, NOT FROM AIRPORT:
The rate of fare is STRAIGHT METER to the city limits PLUS ONE-HALF the
STRAIGHT METERED FARE from the city limit to the suburban destination.
TAP CARD USERS: TAP (Taxi Access Program) card users are responsible for any fare amount exceeding the TAP allowance of $13.50.
A $4.00 airport departure tax is levied by the State of Illinois per trip, not per person.
TRIPS TO SUBURBS FROM AIRPORTS:
Trips from the airports to all suburbs, except those listed below, are
STRAIGHT METER PLUS ONE-HALF the STRAIGHT METERED FARE from the airport
to the suburban destination. The following are straight meter:
Bedford Park, Blue Island, Burbank, Burnham, Calumet City, Calumet
Park, Cicero, Des Plaines, Dolton, Elk Grove Village, Elmwood Park,
Evanston, Evergreen Park, Forest View, Harwood Heights, Hines VA
Hospital, Hometown, Lincolnwood, Merrionette Park, Niles, Norridge, Oak
Lawn, Oak Park, Park Ridge, Riverdale, River Grove, Rosemont, Skokie,
Stickney, and Summit.
SHARED RIDES FROM AIRPORTS:
Two or more independent travelers may choose to share a taxi from
a designated airport cab stand for a flat rate per person at the
|From: ||To: ||Rate per Person:|
|O’Hare Airport||Downtown ||$24|
“Downtown” is 22nd Street to Fullerton Avenue, Ashland Avenue to Lake Michigan, and includes McCormick Place.
• Request a receipt.
• Travel accompanied by a service animal.
• Request adjustment of A/C, heat, windows, or radio volume.
• Report a cab driver who is talking, texting on a cell phone or refusing to accept a credit card to 311.
• Turn in found items to the taxicab driver.
For mor information, please click here to visit the City of Chicago's website.
How is your ride? Compliments or complaints? Contact 311 or www.cityofchicago.org. Outside Chicago? Call 312.744.5000.
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