06 Dec '11, 1am

Comfort to raise basic cab fares from Monday. Will this drive you to take public transport?

SINGAPORE - ComfortDelGro, the largest taxi operator here, announced revisions to its taxi fare structure yesterday, a move which could spark other smaller operators to follow suit. While two cab companies are adopting a wait-and-see approach, at least one other company, SMRT, said yesterday it would also consider a fare revision, citing drivers' increasing operating costs. From 6am on Monday, flag down fares will go up between 7 per cent and 22 per cent, depending on the cab model. Distance fares will also rise, but ComfortDelGro said "the meter will move slower". Peak period surcharge, meanwhile, will be reduced from the current 35 per cent to 25 per cent of the metered fare, though the hours will be extended by an hour on weekdays, and to Sundays and Public Holidays. The S$3 city area surcharge, which applies between 5pm and midnight from Monday to Saturday, will be ext...

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