Taxis in St. Thomas
St. Thomas, the chief island of the US Virgin Islands, is located in the eastern Caribbean Sea. The volcanic island lies 64 km east of Puerto Rico and is famed for its world-class snorkelling and turquoise seas. With over 2 million annual visitors, St. Thomas is the dream holiday destination for all, which is why taking a St. Thomas taxi is the best way to get around the island.
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St. Thomas Taxi Prices
Saint Thomas taxi services are not metered; rates are per person and by destination, with an additional charge of $2 (€ 1.85) per person for travel between 00:00 and 06:00.
A few popular destinations and their rates are as follows:
Cyril E King Airport to Downtown: $7 (€6.45) + $6 (€5.50) for over 2 passengers.
Charlotte Amalie to Emerald Beach: $7 (€6.45) + $6 (€5.50) for over 2 passengers.
Charlotte Amalie to Bolongo: $10 (€9.20) + $8 (€7.35) for over 2 passengers.
However, if you prefer to travel at a competitive set fare with no extra fees, you can pre-book your St. Thomas private transfers with Welcome Pickups.
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How to get a taxi in St. Thomas
St. Thomas is full of cabs, both official and non. Official taxi services in Saint Thomas are easily recognisable as they have dome lights and the letters TP on their license plates. You can catch a taxi by hailing one off the street or at ranks near big tourist hubs and hotels. Alternatively, if you prefer ordering a taxi online, on a mobile app or even via telephone, you can contact any of the following taxi cab companies:
St. Thomas Discount Taxi: +1 (340) 201 3998
Big Love’s Taxi: +1 (340) 201 7299
East End Taxi: +1 (340) 775 6974
Pre-Booking your Private St. Thomas Taxi Service with Welcome
Finding your way around a new city can be stressful, especially after a long flight and if you are travelling with children. That is why pre-booking and organising your taxi service in St. Thomas with Welcome Pickups is the best way to start your holiday.
Welcome provides exceptional customer support, guaranteed on-time pickups, premium drivers – handpicked and trained by us, and a fast and easy booking process.
So why not avoid long waits by pre-booking your St. Thomas taxi in under 60 seconds with us?
St. Thomas Taxi Tips
- Official taxi companies in St. Thomas are easily recognisable as they have dome lights and the letters TP on their license plates.
- Be aware that many non-official taxis operate around the city, mostly in front of grocery stores, the mall and both Kmarts.
- It is customary to tip your taxi in St. Thomas; most travellers leave a 15% tip.
- It is important always to confirm the rate to your destination beforehand.
- Please note that between 00:00 and 06:00, an additional $2 per person will be added to your end fare.
- An extra $3 (€2.75) per bag per passenger will be added to the fare.
St. Thomas Wheelchair Accessible Taxis and Transfers
Two specialised taxi services in St. Thomas are available for passengers with limited mobility. You can contact ICBW Transportation at +1 (407) 719 2635 or Your Taxi at +1 (519) 631 1800. It’s advised to enquire for your transfers and book in advance, to ensure vehicle availability.
St. Thomas Taxi Safety and Complaints
If you have a complaint about your taxi in St. Thomas, write down the license plate number and keep your receipt; you can call the VI Taxi Commission at +1 (340) 693 4211 to discuss your experience and file an official complaint.