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St Andrews Taxi Fare set by Fife Council

Welcome to St Andrews Taxicab, taxi service based in St Andrews, Scotland. Our mission is to provide a reliable and professional transportation service to our customers. We offer a wide range of services, including airport transfers, long distance transfers, golf course transfers, railway station transfers, taxi tours, bespoke tours, highland tours, Scottish road trips, and minibus taxis. we ensure your safety and comfort at all times. Whether you need a reliable ride to the airport or a unique tour around Scotland, St Andrews Taxicab has you covered.

Taxi fare is as per the meter irrespective of the vehicle size in St Andrews and East Neuk of Fife which is governed by fife council, if in doubt ask the driver for information which is provided by the fife council.​​

Fife council Taxi Fare Charges
Metered Price

Fife council Taxi Fare Charges in Fife – Civic Government (Scotland) Act 1982.Charges (fare plate) for taxis and private hire cars fitted with a taxi meter.​​

Stage 1:

Hire between 6:00 am and 10:00 pm.

up to  600 yards (549 metres) – for the whole distance – £3.60.

For each additional 150 yards (137 metres) or uncompleted part thereof – 20p .​​

Stage 2:

Hire between 10:00 pm and 6:00 am

or where the hire extends beyonf Fife's boundary  

up to 600 yards (549 meters) £4.50.

For each additional 150 yards (137 meters) £0.25

Waiting Time:

Each period of 48 seconds – 20 pence (i.e. £15.00 per hour)​​

Extra Charges:

Christmas/New Year

For hiring between 6.00 a.m. and 10.00 p.m. on 25th and 26th December and 1st and 2nd January and for hiring between 6.00 p.m. and 10.00 p.m. on 24th and 31st December

Plus 50% on stage 1 rate.​

For hirings between 10;00 pm and 6;00am on 24th,25th and 31st December and 1st January 

Plus 50% on stage 2 rate 

Excess Load :

Excess or abnormal luggage or load 

Maximum charge £5.00

Soiling Charge:

Anyone soiling a taxi is liable to a £60.00 charge.

For Flat Fare

​Please ask for a quote , flate price depends upon following factors.

No of Passengers

Only if service / journey is booked and paid in advance. 

Time of Pick up.

Distance to be travelled.

Number of drop off and pick up.

Waiting time.

Total no of people travelling.

Total Luggage.

Journey during anti social hours.​

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