7 Seater Taxi

7 seater taxi – Thinking of going for a get together with friends or family? Having a fun filled night out ?with friends? Want to go by Bus or hire a taxi?Don’t think any further. We have 7 seater taxis that can take care of needs. Call us now on 01228 812612.

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7 seater taxis are more convenient and you can have lots of fun. In the first instance all your friends can be together. It works out to be cost effective than hiring two taxis and paying double the fare. You get value for money. So why not book your taxi now?

Advance booking

Before booking the taxi, you may have a question in your mind. Is that true? The questions may be will I get a 7-seater taxi on a busy Friday or Saturday night? The answer is yes. All you need to do is plan your programme well in advance and book a taxi with us.

We will pick you and your friends on time as required by you. On a short notice we both must compromise to a certain condition. It might be traffic or even an unexpected circumstance. So, planning is essential.

Taxi fares in Carlisle

taxi fare in Carlisle is much easy to understand. The tariff rates for taxis are set by the Carlisle city council. Taxis in Carlisle have three different set of fares. These fares are according to the time of the day.

Tariff 1: Taxis hired from 7am until 11pm. The taxi meter starts at £3.00 irrespective of a saloon or 7-seater cab.

Tariff 2: Taxis hired from 11pm until 7am. The taxi meter starts at £4.00 irrespective of a saloon or 7-seater cab. This is also applicable for hiring’s between 12noon and 6pm on Christmas and New Year’s Eve.

Tariff 3: Bank and Public Holidays (all day) and between 6pm and Midnight on Christmas and New Year’s Eve. The taxi meter starts at £4.80.

Some of the customers are unaware of this fact. The travellers assume that the taxi fare is expensive for a bigger taxi. This is not true.

How taxi fares differ in a 7 seater taxi

All the taxis including 7 and 8-seater taxis start with the same meter fare. On a 7 and 8-seater taxis the extras are for the 5th, 6th, 7th and 8th passenger only.

For instance, let us assume that you picked up a taxi with your family from the train station in Carlisle. You are going to Botcherby avenue along with six family members. Out of these six family members 4 family members were over the age of 18.

5th family member was over the age of 17. The last family members age is 15 years. What should be your taxi fare?

If you travel between 7am – 11pm your taxi fare would be as follows.

Different types of tariffs

Tariff one – Approximately £5.50 + £0.5 extra. This is because you are using a 7-seater taxi. Apart from the 4-adult passenger, you have another passenger who is 17 years old. So, the extra rate of £0.50 is applicable for 17 years and above 4 adult passengers.

If there were only 4 passengers travelling at the same time then, it would have been £5.50. If you had travelled between 11pm to 7am, the tariff rate would have been £7.50 plus £0.50 which is £8.

We recommend you download a copy of the tariff card set by the Carlisle city council. This will clear all your doubts. So please download …“Taxi fares in Carlisle”.

You may call us, and we are happy to be of help to you. Call us on 01228 812612. If you need any further information please let us know.