There are many taxi companies in Burlington, Oakville and Milton. Some do well with telephone reservations, others have stands at major shopping malls or hotels.
If you are not in the city, use a taxi company based in the city where you are staying or visiting... they'll usually be quicker to pick you up.
Most taxi firms can give you an estimate of the fare when you call. Some firms have set fixed rates for specific trips.
Oakville taxi meters ar set by municipal bylaw: starting at $3.00 (for first 155 metres) plus $0.25 for each addition 155 metres (or 36 seconds of waiting) If you have information for other communities please send them to use via the Feeback form!
Oh, yes, and if your driver was courteous and helpful, it is the custom to tip him (or her)! Tips on tipping.
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