Hackney Carriage fares in Runnymede

You can see the current Hackney Carriage fares rates for Runnymede on this page, these have been in place since June 2014. These fares are reviewed each year.

Please note 

1) The tariff in place at the time the hiring commences shall be the tariff for the whole of the hiring; taximeters are not to be calibrated to change rate mid-hire.

2) If the journey takes the cab outside the Borough of Runnymede, the driver MUST still charge in accordance with the above scales unless he or she has agreed otherwise with the hirer before the journey has started. 

3) Drivers are prohibited from having meters calibrated so as to change tariff when they are in hired mode

Details
Rate 1

Day rate - hiring between 6am and 10pm (except where rates 2, 3, or 4 apply)

1 mile set charge £3.80

2 mile £2.70 pro rata

Then £2.20 per mile

(20p increments)

Any distance not exceeding 1609m (1 mile approx)

If the distance exceeds 1609m but not 3217m for each subsequent

119m (130yds) or part thereof

If the distance exceeds 3217m (approx. 2 miles) for each subsequent

146m (159yds) or part thereof

Waiting time 20p For each period of 35.3 seconds or part thereof
Rate 2  

1.25 x Rate 1

 

Set charge min £4.75

2  mile £3.37 pro rata

Then £2.75 per mile

(20p increments)

Sunday and late evening - hiring on Sundays or between 1 pm and

midnight from Mondays to Saturdays inclusive (except where rates 3

or 4 apply)

Any distance not exceeding 1609m (1 mile approx)

If the distance exceeds 1609m but not 3217m, for each subsequent

95m (103yds) or part thereof

If the distance exceeds 3217m (approx. 2 miles) for each subsequent

117m (127yds) or part thereof

Waiting time 20p For each period of 28.2 seconds or part thereof
Rate 3  

1.5 x Rate 1

Set charge min £5.70

2 mile £4.05 pro rata

Then £3.30 per mile

(20p increments)

 

Night and holiday - hiring between midnight and 6 am and Bank

Holidays

Also between 6 pm and midnight on Christmas Eve and New Years

Eve (except where rate 4 applies)

If the distance exceeds 1609m but not 3217m, for each subsequent

79m (86yds) or part thereof

If the distance exceeds 3217m (approx. 2 miles) for each subsequent

98m (107yds) or part thereof.

Waiting time 20p For each period of 23.5 seconds or part thereof
Rate 4  

2 x Rate 1

Set charge min £7.60

2 mile £5.40 pro rata

Then £4.40 per mile

(40p increments)

Double time rate - hiring on Christmas Day, Boxing Day and New

Years Day (double rate 1) from:- Midnight on 24 Dec to midnight

on 26 Dec and Midnight on 31 Dec to midnight on 1 January

If the distance exceeds 1609m but not 3217m, for each subsequent

119m (130yds) or part thereof.

If the distance exceeds 3217m (approx. 2 miles) for each subsequent

146m (159yds) or part thereof.

Waiting time 40p For each period of 35.3 seconds or part thereof
Supplementary charges  

30p

30p

 

30p

Free of charge

£50.00

For each person in excess of two

For each package, or article of luggage conveyed outside the

passenger compartment.

For each animal

For each assistance dog (e.g. guide dogs & hearing dogs)

Discretionary Soiling Charge

Important : If the journey takes the cab outside the Borough of Runnymede, the driver MUST still charge in accordance with the above scales unless he or she has agreed otherwise with the hirer before the journey has started. Please note that drivers are prohibited from having meters calibrated so as to change tariff when they are in hired mode.

For taximeter supply, repairs and calibration

Colin Fennessy: Tel: 01483 567567 / 07899 772352

Agent for: Halda + Cygnus Meters

11 Selbourne Road, Weylea Farm, Guildford, Surrey, GU4 7JP

cj.jt.fennessy@ntlworld.com

P & A Taxi Meters: Tel: 01483 535353 / 07836 331024

Agent for: all others

Contact Mr Don Brandon

6 Foundation Units, Westfield Road, Slyfield Industrial Estate,

Guildford, Surrey, GU1 1SF

don@wiguildford.co.uk

Teepee Electronics: Tel: 01753 570546

61 Wavell Gardens, Slough, SL2 2EL

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