Kerala Taxi Cabs: When you think about travelling somewhere, if you add a road-trip to the basket, it increases the fun many folds. Especially, when the place of travel is Kerala, a road-trip means a complete package of everything. The real beauty and essence of God's own Country can be experienced when you stretch your journey across the state via road. Clear roads, beautiful sceneries, decent hotels, and the locations connected by roads means that you are up for a treat if you decide to take a road-trip while touring across Kerala. Choosing a Taxi Cab in Kerala to explore this wonderful land is the best option because first of all you can experience the different routes of touring. Secondly, a local driver can give you a proper tour as they are well acquainted with all the tourist places. Thirdly, you can make a stop wherever you want to sit quietly and enjoy the peace of the area. Fourthly, you can be flexible with your tour if you hire a taxi cab. You don't have to go according to public transport timings. Lastly, you can customize your trip according to your preference without relying on any other means of transport.
Kerala Taxi Cabs in Kochi
One of the main advantages of booking a Taxi Cab in Kochi Kerala is easy availability. You can easily find cab services in Kochi for entire Kerala trip. You can book a taxi cab fully according to your convenience and the number of travelers, this helps you to keep your traveling budget minimal. The taxi cabs stretch right from economical to premium luxury, which allows you to choose freely depending on the level of comfort you seek and your travelling budget. We present the full range of taxi cabs falling under budget and seating capacity. Our Taxi cab service in Kerala include Cab from Kochi to Munnar, Kochi Alleppey Cabs, Cabs for Kochi Airport to Munnar ,Kumarakom and Kovalam.
Economical Taxi Cabs
If you are travelling on a tight budget, economical taxi cabs will be the best option. Vehicles under Economical Taxi Cabs can accommodate 3 to 4 people with standard boot space for luggage. Economy Taxi Cabs provide all the necessities while travelling including Air Conditioning. The cars are comfortable, and the drivers are highly experienced. The leg space in these vehicles is satisfactory, and you won't face any problems while travelling.
If you are a solo traveller or a couple or a small family of 3 persons, and you want to keep a check on your travelling budget, you can without any doubt book an Economical Taxi Cab to tour Kerala.
Vehicles: Maruti Suzuki Swift, Maruti Suzuki Alto, Tata Indica, Hyundai Eon.
Approximate Fare: Rs. 11 per km.
Full Day: Rs. 1600 (For a maximum of 150 km)
Semi- Executive Taxi Cabs
For Tourists travelling with a family of 4 persons, a semi-executive taxi cab is the best option. It is comfortable for upto four persons and does not drill a hole in the pocket of the traveller. Even if you are a couple and are looking for a comfortable journey, you can opt for semi-executive taxi cabs. The vehicles are sedans and have the right amount of boot space for luggage. The leg room is good enough, and you won't face any difficulties during the tour. The Air Conditioning is powerful and the ride quality is better as compared to economical taxi cabs.
Best suited for four persons, semi-executive cabs provide all the necessities that you will need during the tour.
Vehicles: Maruti Suzuki Dzire, Toyota Etios, Hyundai Xcent, Tata Indigo.
Approximate Fare: Rs. 12 per km.
Full Day: Rs. 1600 (For a maximum of 100 km)
Executive Taxi Cabs
Looking for a very comfortable ride? Executive Taxi Cabs are very comfortable and provide the perfect quality travelling experience. Executive Taxi Cabs are on a little higher side on fares, but the extra buck is worth it. Enough space, comfortable seating, sufficient leg space, a right amount of boot space for luggage and other amenities are all worth it. The vehicles are premium sedans, and the drive quality is impressive.
A little costly, the executive taxi cabs can accommodate up to 4 people, but the ride quality is very comfortable. If your tour contains a lot of road travelling, we suggest you overlook the extra fare and book an Executive Taxi Cab.
Vehicles: Honda City, Toyota Corolla.
Approximate Fare: Rs. 15 per km.
Full Day: Rs. 2000 (For a maximum of 100 km)
SUV & MUV Taxi Cabs
If you are travelling along with a group of 5 to 7 persons, the best taxi cab for you would be an SUV or MUV. These are powerful cars that can accommodate about 5 to 7 persons easily and have a good amount of boot space for luggage. The drive quality is amazing, and the Air Conditioning is quite powerful in all the cars. Kerala usually does not have bad roads, but SUVs and MUVs won't let you feel any pain while you are travelling on bad patches. The seating is very comfortable, and the leg space is quite good.
Off-Road travelling is also possible if you book an SUV or MUV Taxi Cab.
Vehicles: Mahindra Xylo, Maruti Suzuki Ertiga, Toyota Innova, Chevrolet Tavera, Mahindra Scorpio.
Approximate Fare: Rs. 14 - 17 per km.
Full Day: Rs. 1600 - 1800 (For a maximum of 100 km)
Tourist Van & Minivan (Tempo Traveller)
For Group excursions and people travelling alongside 12 to 15 members, Tourist Vans and Minivans are available. The best way to truly enjoy the tour if you are travelling with a large group is when you go in the same vehicle. Tourist Van or Minivan is the best choice for a group of people visiting Kerala for Pilgrimage. Also, if you are a group of 12 to 15 friends travelling to Kerala, a Tourist Van would cost less as compared to any other type of taxi cab. The ride quality is excellent and comfortable in a Tourist Van or Minivan. Also, luggage storage capacity is perfect.
Many people tend to book two SUVs if they are travelling along with 12 to 15 members, but a Tourist Van is much more convenient and affordable.
Vehicles: Traveller (12, 17, 26 seats).
Approximate Fare: Depends on the seating capacity.
Full Day: Depends on the seating capacity.
For big size group tours, college or school excursions and big family trips where about 30 to 50 people travel together, Air Conditioned and non-Air Conditioned buses are available. Everyone knows the fun when a whole bus of people travels together and that too through the roads of God's own Country. Large Coaches are comfortable for long journeys.
There are a vast number of buses available according to the number of people travelling. Also, luggage storage is never a problem with a large coach.
Vehicles: Deluxe Bus, Capsule Bus, Luxury Bus.
Approximate Fare: Depends on the seating capacity.
Full Day: Depends on the seating capacity.
Premium Luxury Taxi Cabs
If you want to travel across Kerala in sheer pleasure, Premium Luxury Taxi Cabs are available for you. With complete amenities and extreme comfort, Premium Luxury Taxi Cabs offers you the best experience you can have while touring Kerala by road. Leather seats, LCD media system, climate control, sunroof, enough leg room, huge boot space and many other features will be available at your disposal. Highly professional and experienced drivers drive the Premium Luxury Taxi Cabs.
Vehicles: BMW, Mercedes, Audi.
Approximate Fare: Rs. 40 per km.
Full Day: Rs. 12000 (For a maximum of 80 km)
Helpful Tips for Booking Taxi Cabs in Kerala
Kerala has a vast network of tourist cab service which makes traveling very easy in Kerala.
• The condition of the roads in Kerala is variable and can be bad in some places. It may take longer to reach hill destinations like Munnar and Thekkady, especially during rainy seasons. So plan your travel accordingly.
• Many types of cabs are available in Kerala. If you are not familiar with the cab models, then ask for the images, specifications, seating capacity etc before booking the cab.
• Kerala has a tropical climate and mostly subject to the type of wet climate except during the winter season. Cabs are available in AC and Non Ac variant with different fare chart. So do check whether you require Ac or Non AC Cab.
• Taxi fare in Kerala includes all taxes, toll and parking fees. But it doesn’t include the interstate border taxes, so do check if it is included in the tariff.
• The cab drivers will take care of your travel itinerary but will not accompany you inside the tourist spots.
• Avoid hill station trips in monsoon season
• While tipping is not compulsory, but tipping drivers after tours in Kerala is customary depending on the service. A tip of INR 100 to 500 for one full day trip is considered a good tip.
• Do not hire a private car for your trip in Kerala, because it is illegal and you may not be able to seek an insurance claim in case you use a private car for your trip.
How to Get a Cheap Taxi Cab in Kerala?
There is nothing like Cheap Taxi cabs in Kerala. But the points listed below will help you to save your money while booking a cab.
1. Return Taxi Services in Kerala.
Some Taxi operators in Kerala offer Return Taxi services at discounted rates. After dropping a traveler at Airport /Railway station, the taxi requires to return to the place of origin. Return Taxi services offer around 60% discounts if the dropping destination is on their route. Please contact us with your travel plan in advance to avail return cab services.
2. Book a Taxi Package.
Most of the Taxi and Cab operators in Kerala offer discounted rates for package tours. You can negotiate the fare with the cab operators and get the details through email. The main advantage of taxi package is that you will get an exclusive driver for the entire trip and confirm the booking only after speaking to the diver.