Las Vegas has the highest concentration of taxis in the world. Las Vegas has put together a nice Las Vegas Taxi – TOP 10 list to help visitors understand how their highly regulated taxi system – works.
The city of Las Vegas also provides a useful guide for all passengers. This guide contains fare rates, cost estimates, common taxi questions, important Las Vegas taxi facts and a map of the major cacin0 properties. We’ve linked to the Las Vegas Taxi Rider Information Program below. It can also be obtained by visiting http://taxi.nv.gov/.
The current (08-2015) taxi fare rates for Las Vegas are as follows:
Initial Activation of taximeter: $3.50
Each additional 1/12 mile: $0.23 ($2.76 per mile)
Waiting time per hour: $32.40
McCarran Property (each pick up): $2.00
3% Excise tax will be added to all rates and fees
Here are a few Las Vegas taxi facts:
Las Vegas taxi drivers are required to provide a receipt upon request. If they do not provide a taxi receipt at your request, you can visit http://taxi.nv.gov/ or create a taxi receipt yourself to suit your needs using one of our taxi templates.
Las Vegas taxi rates are some of the highest in the world. Use a Rate Finder online or on your mobile phone to get an idea of taxi rates from point-to-point. Or, consider using a Ride Share fare estimator if you plan to use Uber or Lyft services.
Below is an estimate of taxi fares between the McCarran International Airport and the most common hotel properties.
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