The SunLine Services Group (SSG) which regulates taxi companies with in Coachella Valley recently announced a new taxi voucher program for seniors (age 60 and older) and for the disabled. Taxi vouchers offer discounts of 50% off the cost of the fare.
The taxi voucher program is scheduled to start on November 1, 2011. Purchases are limited up to $75 in vouchers per month. For additional program information contact Sunline at 760-343-3456 ext 161.
Coachella Valley Taxicab Meter Rates
- Flag Drop: $2.50.
- Distance: $2.96 per mile.
- Traffic Delay and Wait Time: $24 per hour.
- Surcharge: $0.75 (SunLine Regulatory Administration fee).
- Airport Fee: $2.50 (Palm Springs Airport).