Travel safely with Welcome Pickups
Net Safety Score
We’ve introduced a metric indicating how safe travellers feel when using our services during the COVID-19 pandemic. After every ride, we ask each traveller to leave a review.
20 minute gap between transfers
Following each ride, our drivers have at least 20 minutes to thoroughly clean the surfaces of the car and ventilate the cabin.
Regular Car Sanitisation
Our drivers thoroughly sanitise and disinfect cars according to Welcome Safety Protocol
When you book, you can request to have zero contact with the driver during the transfer with just one click. In this case, the driver won’t help you with your luggage or shake hands.
Sanitiser in every car
We provide hand sanitisers and hand wipes for all our travellers. Our drivers have their own sanitiser, which they use before and after every ride
Aruba is famous for its large stretches of white-sand beaches, stunning nature reserves and laid-back island lifestyle. Why add stress to your vacation by worrying about transport? Instead, take a quick and stress-free Aruba taxi service for all your transport needs while on the island. You can easily pick up a taxi at a rank, hail one in the street, call a local phone dispatch company, or book your ride in advance.
Hand picked & english speaking drivers
Same price as a regular Taxi from the line
Drivers are always on time
24/7 Email & Phone support
(05:00 - 24:00)
(00:00 - 05:00)
What are the Aruba taxi rates?
Taxis in Aruba don’t use taximeters, they have fixed rates for all their fares that depend on your starting point and destination. All fares must be paid in either the local currency of Aruban Florin or in USD. However, if you’re travelling on Sundays, during major holidays or at night (between the hours of 23:00 to 07:00), there will be a surcharge of $3.00 (€2.70) added to your fixed fare. You can see a full list of Aruba taxi rates here.
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How to get a taxi in Aruba
Getting a taxi in Aruba couldn’t be easier, you can hail one in the street, ask your hotel reception to call one for you, or walk to one of the many taxi ranks. You can find the designated Aruba taxi ranks outside the airport, cruise ship terminal, major hotels, shopping streets and popular beaches.
If you need to travel during bad weather, late at night or from a far-out location, you can also call one of the local taxi companies. Some of the most popular Aruba taxi services that you can call for pickups are:
ATC Aruba Taxi Company: +297 587 1300
Taxi Address Service Aruba: +297 587 5900
Taxi Services Aruba: +297 593 4257
Why book your Aruba taxi with Welcome?
There’s nothing better than knowing all your transport needs are taken care of, so you can concentrate on enjoying a relaxing vacation in Aruba. At Welcome Pickups, your comfort is our main priority, that’s why we offer guaranteed on-time pickups, English speaking drivers, exciting travel extras and unbeatable prices for all our Aruba taxis.
Aruba taxi tips
- You can fit up to 5 passengers in an Aruba taxi.
- Be sure to agree with your driver on your journey’s fixed-rate before beginning your journey.
- You can pay for your Aruba taxi in both Aruban Florin and USD.
- Tipping your taxi driver isn’t mandatory but it’s always appreciated, especially if you received great service.
Wheelchair accessible Aruba taxi service
Unfortunately, the standard taxis in Aruba aren’t wheelchair accessible. If you’re looking for a fully equipped vehicle with a ramp or lift, you can contact We Welcome Wheelchairs. This company specialises in Aruba taxis that are wheelchair friendly. To book, you can call them on +297 742 0492, or you can visit their website to book online.
Aruba taxi safety and complaints
Taxis in Aruba are generally very well regulated and safe. However, occasionally you may experience a rude driver or be overcharged. If any of these things happen, or if you feel unsafe at any moment, be sure to take note of your driver’s ID number or the taxi number and report it to the local authorities by calling +297 582 4000 or visiting a Tourist Police Station.