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Cagliari Taxi

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Same price as a regular Taxi from the line


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Cagliari is the picturesque capital of the island of Sardinia in Italy. Famous for its Medieval hilltop Castello, beautiful beaches, historic town centre and fascinating museums, there’s no end to the fun things you can see and do in Cagliari. If you’re looking for an easy and reliable way to explore the city, taking a Cagliari taxi is a great transportation choice. You can easily hail a Cagliari taxi in the street, walk to one of the many taxi ranks, phone a radio taxi, or pre-book your taxi in Cagliari.


Hand picked & english speaking drivers


Same price as a regular Taxi from the line


Drivers are always on time


24/7 Email & Phone support

How much does a taxi cost?

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Cagliari Taxi Prices

Taxis in Cagliari calculate their fares using a taximeter. All Cagliari taxis must have an officially calibrated taximeter fitted, and must adhere to the government-set rates. There are two different rate systems in Cagliari; Urban and Extraurbana. Urban rates are for journeys within the city of Cagliari, while Extraurbana rates are for trips out of the city ring or into neighbouring cities. The cost of a taxi in Cagliari will be calculated as follows:

Base fare: €3

Urban price per km: €1.10

Extraurbana price per km: €1.50

It’s also worth noting that there will be extra charges for things such as keeping your driver waiting for an hour (€26), travelling during the nighttime hours of 22:00 to 07:00 or festive holidays (€3), bringing pets (€2 per animal) and for large luggage items of over 10 kg (€0.50).

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How to Get a Taxi in Cagliari

Taxis in Cagliari are all privately owned by different companies. This means that getting a taxi in Cagliari couldn’t be easier as they are plentiful and readily available 24/7. You can choose to hail a taxi in the street or walk to one of the many taxi ranks, located at all popular tourist spots, as well as outside large shopping centres and transportation hubs. 

If you’re looking for a more personalised service, you can also choose to book your taxi service in Cagliari in advance or call a phone dispatch company. However, it’s worth noting that phone dispatch taxis have a surcharge of €4. The following are some of the top Cagliari taxi companies you can phone:

Cooperativa Radiotaxi: +39 070 6655

Radiotaxi Quattro Mori: +39 070 400101

Radiotaxi Cagliari: +39 070 705151

Taxi Cagliari Di Picciau Riccardo: +39 328 733 9271

Why Book your Cagliari Taxi with Welcome Pickups

As the taxis in Cagliari are all owned by different companies, the level of service and condition of the vehicles may vary. If you’re looking for a stellar taxi service in Cagliari every time, we recommend pre-booking with Welcome Pickups. We guarantee on-time pickups, 5-star service, English-speaking drivers and competitive rates with no hidden fees for all your rides with us.

Cagliari Taxi Tips

  1. Ensure your driver starts the taximeter at the beginning of your journey.
  2. Disabled passengers get a discount of 10% off their fare.
  3. Cagliari taxi drivers don’t accept card payments, be sure to bring cash in Euros.
  4. If you call a radio taxi, there will be a surcharge of €4 added to your final fare.

Wheelchair Accessible Taxi Service in Cagliari

Although taxis in Cagliari offer a 10% discount for passengers with disabilities, the standard vehicles you’ll find in the streets are not wheelchair compatible. If you’re looking for a vehicle with a hydraulic lift or ramp, you will have to book your transfers or excursions with specialist companies directly once on the island. There are a few wheelchair-accessible taxi companies available in Cagliari, but one of the most trusted is Sardinia Driver. 

Cagliari Taxi Safety and Complaints

Taking a taxi in Cagliari is usually a very safe and pleasant experience. However, if you do experience any issues during your journey, be sure to ask for a payment receipt, which has the taxi license number, date and time of travel, route taken and amount paid printed on it. You can then use this to make a complaint to the Cagliari taxi company you travelled with, or to the local tourist police. 

Frequently asked questions

Are the Cagliari taxi prices considered high?

Compared to other Italian cities, the cost of a Cagliari taxi is average. The base fare of a taxi in Cagliari is €3 and the price per km for rides within the city is €1.10,  and €1.50 for journeys outside of the city ring. 

Do Cagliari taxis allow card payments?

Some Cagliari taxi companies have the POS system needed to accept card payments installed, but not all of them. If you need to pay for your journey by card, be sure to ask your driver if this is possible before getting in the taxi.

How can I call a taxi in Cagliari?

There are many different taxi companies in Cagliari, all of which have their own phone line. Some of the more trusted radio Cagliari taxi numbers you can call are: Cooperativa Radiotaxi (+39 070 6655), Radiotaxi Quattro Mori (+39 070 400101) and Radiotaxi Cagliari (+39 070 705151). Please note that there’s a surcharge of €4 for calling a radio taxi in Cagliari. 

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