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Zagreb Taxi

Zagreb Taxi General Information and Tips


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Same price as a regular Taxi from the line


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Taxis in Zagreb

Zagreb, Croatia’s northwestern capital, is located on the slopes of Medvednica Hill along the Sava river. The beautiful city brings in over 342 million travellers yearly; thus many different taxi companies operate in the town, making them easy to come by. With so much to explore in this fascinating city, taking a Zagreb taxi is the best way to get around.


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?

Taxi prices
Day time
(05:00 - 24:00)
Night time
(00:00 - 05:00)
33.15 €
33.15 €
20 MIN
20 €
20 €
15 MIN
26 €
26 €
35 MIN
white and baby blue taxi sign on the roof of a vehicle in Zagreb, Croatia

Zagreb's taxi prices

Taxis in Zagreb are a great way of exploring the city, especially if you only have a few days in town. Taxis are available 24/7 and offer door-to-door services, whilst they all calculate their fares using a taximeter based on the time and distance travelled.

Various taxi companies exist in Zagreb and all have different pricing, although the most common prices are as follows:

Base fee: €1.32 
Per Kilometre: €0.80 
Waiting time per hour: €5.30

It is good to know that Zagreb taxi prices do not differ according to the time of day and night.

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How to get a taxi in Zagreb

Zagreb taxis are very easy to come by as various taxi companies roam the streets. To get a taxi you can hail one straight off the road, head to any major tourist hub where taxi ranks are located, or you can book your Zagreb cab through a company website or via telephone. Some of the popular local companies are:

Eko-Taxi:  +3851 1414
Radio Taxi Zagreb: +3851 1717
Taxi Cammeo: +3851 1212

However, if you want to travel with a friendly, local English-speaking driver at a fixed rate, it is highly recommended to pre-book your Zagreb taxi with Welcome Pickups.

Benefits of Booking a Private Transfer With Welcome Pickups

When visiting a new and exciting city, the last thing you want is to waste your time trying to understand Zagreb’s public transportation system or looking for a taxi rank. Pre-booking a private transfer with Welcome Pickups is the best way to travel around town.

Choosing Welcome Pickups means on-time pickups, stellar customer service, a fast and easy booking process, personalised transfers, and friendly local English-speaking drivers, specially handpicked and trained by us.

Zagreb Taxi Tips

  1. It is not customary to tip taxi drivers in Zagreb, but it is always appreciated. Most travellers "round up" the end fare.
  2. There is no surcharge for night or weekend trips, nor luggage. However, if you book a taxi over the phone, you will have to pay a small fee, depending on the company.
  3. It is highly recommended to check that the taximeter has been reset and turned on before starting the journey.
  4. Most taxi drivers accept credit card payments; however, it depends on the company you choose to travel with. It is advised to ask your driver beforehand.

Zagreb Wheelchair Accessible Taxis and Transfers

Unfortunately, standard taxis cannot accommodate wheelchairs; however, you can call and book a wheelchair accessible taxi company in advance through Taxi Opatija Lovran (+3859 8215 213) or online via Wheelchair Accessible Holiday Taxis.

Taxi Safety and Complaints in Zagreb

Although most Zagreb taxi drivers are known to be friendly and can kind, bad experiences may occur. If this is your case, you can file a complaint directly with the company you travelled with.

Please remember to ask your driver for a receipt as this will hold all the valuable information the company will ask for (date, time, driver’s name, etc.).

Frequently asked questions

How are Zagreb taxi prices calculated?

Taxis in Zagreb calculate their fares using a taximeter based on the time and distance travelled to your exact location. A 20-minute trip from Zagreb International Airport to Zagreb city centre costs around €33.15 depending on traffic conditions.

Please note that there is no price difference for day, night or weekend trips.

Are taxis in Zagreb reliable?

Taxis in Zagreb are very reliable, and drivers are known to be friendly. However, it is always recommended to pre-book a private shuttle at a set price for the best time optimisation and a stress-free transfer.

How do you call a taxi in Zagreb?

Zagreb taxis are easy to find as various companies roam the streets or can be found at taxi ranks around the city and major tourist spots. To hire a cab, you can simply call one of the taxi companies, hail a taxi straight off the street, or head to one of the ranks.

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