Taxi Service and Rates

​Taxi service is available curbside, on the Baggage Claim level. An attendant is on duty to assist passengers from 6:45 a.m. – 12:15 a.m.

Although passengers may prearrange to use any taxi service provider, there are four taxi companies available through the Airport’s taxi queue: City Cab, Crown Cab, Green ​Cab and Yellow Cab. These companies are evaluated annually to ensure all taxis have a GPS system, credit card technology and adhere to guidelines set forth by CLT.​

 All rates listed below are for up to two passengers.
Meter Rates
Drop Charge  $2.50 (No Mileage)
Mileage Rate$ .50 per each 1/5th mile
Time Rate*$ .50 per minute
* Whenever vehicle speed falls under 15 miles per hour, time rate is charged instead of mileage rate.
Additional Charges 
Moving Charge
Additional Passengers
(No charge for children under 3 years of age)
$2.00 each after 2
Zone Rates  (For approved Airport Taxis only)
Airport – Center City

Airport Local 
(three mile radius) 
$14.00 minimum

All major credit cards are accepted including: American Express, Discover, MasterCard and VISA.

For information about other destinations or residences outside of Charlotte, please refer to the on-duty attendant.

See Taxi Starter for disabled access taxi cab service.