Taxis in Mexico
Taxis in Mexico - a very popular and verycommon mode of transport. More recently, the number of crimes related to travel in a taxi, was very great. However, each year the country's authorities are trying to reduce them to a minimum.
Features Mexican taxi
Before you call a taxi in Mexico, it is necessary to recall that passage in this mode of transport has its own characteristics, which not everyone knows.
- Usually, taxi drivers do not give change, so getting into the taxi car, it is desirable to be in possession of bills of various denominations to easily pay the amount, called a driver.
- Before the trip in advance agree on the price of travel, even if the car has a taxi meter.
- It is better to call a taxi car in the official taxi company than just flag down a passing car private owners.
- In Mexico, there are pink taxis - female. Drivers in these cars - women. Travel to these taxis are considered the safest.
- Tourist taxis. This is an opportunity not only to get to your destination, but also to listen to the small but interesting excursion from the driver's story.
- Sitio taxi - a taxi cars coming on the phone call.
The fare in the Mexican taxi
A 10-minute journey in a taxi you will have to payabout 5 dollars. Maybe less, if an agreement with the driver about the price in advance. For one kilometer of travel will need to pay about $ 0.5. If you want to take a taxi for the day, then you will need to prepare about 100 dollars. But it is convenient and practical. If you call a taxi at night, you should be prepared for the fact that prices will rise by about 10%, and possibly more. It depends on the services of a taxi company you use.
Taxis can be ordered by phone: Servi-Taxis (+ 52 5516 6020); Radio-Taxi (+52 5566 0077).
Taxis at the airport
If you take a taxi at the airport, then thisdid not have any problems. Officials of the company are always ready to provide their services. Find a taxi at the airport is very easy, you just need to follow the signs that will be shown and, where there are cars. Payment for taxi services can be made on special racks in the airport lobby. Do not settle for taxi drivers, private traders services. In the city from the airport you dovezut around 20-100 dollars, depending on how you were able to negotiate with the driver.