Cambridge City Council Carriage Fares

Local Government (miscellaneous provisions act 1976)

Cambridge City Council table of Fares with effect from 15th September 2014.

Table of Fares

All pricing listed below applies to both Hackney Carriages and Private Hire vehicles!

DISTANCE

Tariff 1: Between 0700 – 1900 hours £2.80

(including initial distance of 90 metres or part thereof)

Tariff 2: Between 1900 – 0700 hours and Sundays and Bank holidays £3.80

(including initial distance of 90 metres or part thereof)

Tariff 3: Between 1900 hours Christmas Eve and 0700 Hours Boxing Days and 1900 hours New Years Eve and 0700 hours New Years Day £4.80

(including initial distance of 90 metres or part thereof)

For each subsequent 181 metres or part thereof £0.20

WAITING TIME

(Charged when the vehicle is motionless or when it is travelling below the changeover speed of 16.79km/p/h.)

For each period or part thereof 40 seconds £0.20

EXTRA CHARGES

  1. 5 or more passengers travelling in the vehicle £3.00
  2. Fuel Surcharge (implemented once the national retail price of diesel, as measured by the Arval index, has exceeded 179.9p per litre) £0.40
  3. Soiling (vehicle unfit to continue working) £80.00
  4. Surcharge for payment by credit or debit card 5%