Spain. The Most Expensive Taxi Charge Is In Tarragona

According to research done by a non-governmental organization for costumer protection FACUA in 45 Spanish cities it turned out that Tarragona, San Sebastian, Girona and Pamplona has the highest fares for taxis charge. The top ten list also includes Toledo, Lleida, Valencia, Madrid, Alicante and Murcia. The cheapest fares turned out to be in the Canary Islands: in Santa Cruz de Tenerife, Las Palmas and Arrecife (Lanzarote Island). In the latter case the price for one kilometer for short-ranged destinations is 2,33 euro in comparison in San Sebastian the price reaches 5,33 euro.
Some big cities in Spain such as Bilbao, Barcelona, Granada, Pamplona, San Sebastian and Seville have special increased tariffs at a particular time on weekend and in Malaga one drive at nighttime during the week will cost you 2 euro more. The average price for a taxi charge has increased 0,2% in 2015 the biggest effect appears in Pontevedra, La Coruna and Lliende and the price for one kilometer reaches 0,89 during the daytime and 1,11 on holidays and nights.
In order to rate the taxi cost increase the FACUA experts have investigated nine different routes taking into account time and distance, including also departures and arrivals in airport, at the bus station and railway station. They often have allowances for these destinations and many cities have fixed minimal tariffs among which the most expensive turned out to be in Barcelona, Badajoz and Valladolid (20 Euros).

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