05 Dec '11, 11am

ComfortDelGro taxi fares hiked, peak hour surcharge reduced from 35% to 25% BUT extended to weekends. Sucks balls.

SINGAPORE - ComfortDelGro, the largest taxi operator here, said today it would revise its taxi fare structure from 6am, next Monday. Flag down fares will also go up by 20 cents across its ComfortDelGro's fleet of 15,600 cabs here, while distance fares will be increased by 2 cents. Advance booking fees will also be increased by $8 to encourage more drivers to accept such bookings. The S$3 city area surcharge, which is currently in effect between 5pm and midnight from Monday to Saturday, will be extended to included Sundays and Public Holidays as well. Peak period surcharge, meanwhile, will be reduced from the current 35 per cent to 25 per cent of the metered fare. It will, however, be extended to Sundays and Public Holidays. Booking fees will also come down from the current S$3.50 during peak periods and S$2.50 at all other times, to S$3.30 during peak periods and S$2.30 at...

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ComfortDelGro revises taxi fare structure upwards

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channelnewsasia.com 05 Dec '11, 12pm

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blog.dk.sg 06 Dec '11, 6am

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