For taxis carrying up to 4 passengers (standard taxi) or any multiple hiring:
$2.40 phone booking fee
$3.50 when meter is started
$2.14 per kilometre
$55.30 an hour (85.8 cents per minute) if the speed is below 26 kilometres per hour
$2.57 per kilometre (20% surcharge) between 10pm and 6am
Tolls: All road, bridge, ferry, tunnel and airport tolls that apply to the journey, and the return toll for a northbound journey over the Sydney Harbour Bridge or through the Sydney Harbour Tunnel (at the time of crossing).
This Fare Estimator calculates km rate @ $2.57 (urban rate) which includes stopping/waiting time at 20% of km rate and includes the applicable phone booking fee.
Maxi Cabs (seating for 6 or more adults, in addition to the driver): Except in the case of a multiple hiring, up to 150% of the maximum fares and charges (excluding tolls) may be charged if:
•The maxi-cab is pre-booked, regardless of the number of passengers
•The maxi-cab is hired from a taxi zone or street hail, if there are 6 or more passengers
No more than the maximum fare, if a maxi-cab is hired from a taxi zone or street hail, by up to 5 passengers, or pre-booked for a person using a wheelchair (unless they request a taxi with seating for more than 5 passengers).
Multiple Hirings: 75% of the maximum fare per passenger, for a multiple hiring:
•Agreed to with the consent of the driver and all hirers
•All hirers commence journey at the same time and travel to destinations in same general direction