Baton Rouge Taxicab Rates




10.209(6.)a.1
1st 1/4 MILE OR .25 MILE
.40 CENTS
10.209(6.)a.1
EACH ADDITIONAL 1/4 MILE OR .25 MILE
.50 CENTS
10.209(6.)a.1
FUEL AND INSURANCE SURCHARGE
$3.60 PER TRIP
10.209(6.)a.1
DELAY OF TRAFFIC RATE:
Wait Time for Traffic Lights, Trains, or Traffic Obstruction


Hourly Rate
$30.00 PER HOUR

One(1) Minute Rate
.50 CENTS
10.209(6.)a.1
HAZARDOUS FEE:
Trip b/t 12:00 (Midnight)-5:00 A.M.
$1.50 PER TRIP
10:210
HOURLY RENTAL RATE
$40.00 PER HOUR(minimum of 2 hours)
10:210
HOURLY RENTAL RATE:
EACH ADDITIONAL QUARTER HOUR OR 15 MINUTES
$10.00 PER 15 MINUTES
(after 2hr minimun)
10.209(6.)a.1
TAXICAB WITHOUT ELECTRONIC CLOCK OR METER SHALL NOT BE PERMITTED TO CHARGE A PASSENGER FOR DELAY OF TRAFFIC RATES.
10.209(6.)b.
DUTY OF DRIVER OR OPERATOR, AT THE END OF TAXICAB HIS/HER SERVICE, TO TURN TAXIMETER TO THE NONRECORDING POSITION AND NOTIFY THE PASSENGER OF THE AMOUNT REGISTERED. METER IS NOT CHARGED UNTIL THE FARE HAS BEEN PAID OR CHARGE TICKET MADE OUT.
10:209.7
TAXICAB RATE PROVIDED IS THE MAXIMUM RATE CHARGED FOR USE WHETHER THERE ARE ONE(1) PASSENGER FIVE (5) PASSENGERS
10:209.8
SOLICITING PASSENGERS NOT PROHIBITED
10:210
TRAVELING BAGGAGE NOT TO EXCEED FIFTY(50) POUNDS IN WEIGHT
10:210
TAXICAB SERVICE RENDERED TO THE PUBLIC, SHALL NOT BE LIMITED, OR RESTRICTED TO ANY PARTICULAR HOURS, OR PERIOD OF THE DAY, BUT SHALL BE CONTINUOUS AND AVAILABLE TWENTY FOUR (24) HOURS A DAY.
Rates of Fare: No owner or driver of a taxicab shall charge a greater sum for the use of a taxicab than in accordance with the following rates.
Rate Schedule and other charges:
A. Must be posted in a clearly visible & conspicuous place in each cab operating in the city or parish.
B. Shall be placed on two (2) windows of each cab shall be printed in English, French, Spanish, and Vietnamese.