Kerala Taxi Rates vary depending on when you travel. Taxis are a decent value in Kerala and availing Taxi service is the best way to get around the places quickly and conveniently. Taxis in Kerala run on Per Kilometer basis and Tourist Taxis run on per kilometer basis, full day and for long duration.
How Much Does a Taxi Rate Per Km?
As you can imagine that Kerala taxi cost per Km basis depends on the category of taxi, how far you are traveling and the duration of the trip. You may note that the passenger limit of small cars is 4+1 including driver. Children can be accommodated if they are under the age of 6 years and should be held on the lap of the adult passenger traveling in the rear seat of the cab.
Toyota Innova Taxi Rate Kerala (Per Km & Per Day)
For a big family or 5 to 7 travelling members, an SUV will be the best taxi choice. Cars like Mahindra Xylo, Maruti Suzuki Ertiga, Toyota Innova, Chevrolet Tavera, Mahindra Scorpio and others are available.
If you are a travelling group of 12 to 15 people, you can book a Temp Traveler with high seating capacity. If you are not comfortable with a Temp Traveler, you can also book two SUVs to accommodate all members.
If you are a luxury traveller, you can also go for executive cars like Audi and Mercedes.
Type of Cab
Rate Per Km
Small Cab( Economy)
(Maruti Suzuki Swift, Indica Etc)
Rs: 11/ Km
Semi- Executive Taxi Cabs
(Suzuki Dzire, Toyota Etios Etc)
Executive Taxi Cabs
(Honda City, Toyota Corolla Etc)
SUV & MUV Taxi Cabs
(Maruti Suzuki Ertiga, Toyota Innova Etc)
Luxury Taxi Cabs
(BMW, Mercedes, Audi Etc)
Depends on Seating Capacity
Depends on Seating Capacity
Note: A minimum fare is applicable for all types of Cabs.
Taxi cost for Kerala tourism packages may be negotiated at the time of booking. If the tour program is not finalized before the arrival then the maximum fare per Km will be charged at the end of the journey excluding the minimum fare as per the Kerala Government Taxi fare chart.
What You Can Expect from the Taxi Driver
• Apart from the local language Malayalam, most of the Taxi drivers can communicate in English, Hindi and Tamil Languages. But don’t expect them to be very fluent in these languages.
• Driver may explain the details of the tourist attractions but don’t expect them to accompany you inside the tourist spots.
• While Tipping is not mandatory in Kerala, it is highly recommended if your driver was helpful.
Taxi Booking During Peak Season
Fares will be same during the Peak Season period like Christmas and New Year. But availability will be problem. So always try to book the taxi in advance.
You can book your taxi tour by paying 20% of the cost and balance can be paid on arrival.
Kerala Cab Rental provides affordable and reliable tourist taxi charges per kilometer in Kerala for all types of cabs. Kindly contact us for the best taxi fare for Kochi- Munnar – Thekkady Trip, Kochi- Alleppey- Kumarkom, Kochi- Trivandrum- Kovalam, Kochi Airport to Athirappally waterfalls, Trivandrum to Kanyakumari etc.