Call us at 202-544-1212 / 202-TAXICAB

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Online Booking

Click the above icon to book your immediate and advanced requests using our WebBooker application. Please select Reserved Trip in the Special Options section for all advanced trips to the Airport and Union Station. Reserved Trip trips are sent to the drivers one hour prior to the scheduled pickup time to ensure that a driver is preassigned and dispatched on time.

Mobile Booking

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  • Free!! No Hidden Fees or Surcharges!!
  • Book immediately (E-Hail) or future trips (Prebook)
  • Receive push text when the taxicab is assigned
  • Track the taxicab progress
  • Rebook a previously saved trip
  • PAY for the ride on your smartphone
  • Send text messages directly to the driver

Corporate Accounts

Corporate Accounts are a convenient and efficient way to handle all of your transportation needs. Your calls will have the highest priority in our incoming call queue and automated dispatch system. You can request a taxicab online using our WebBooker and MobileBooker applications for immediate and pre-scheduled pickups. You can also request a specific driver, check the status and modify or cancel the request online.

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Transport-DC Grants

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CareersYellow Cab Company of DC is a growing transportation company with available job opportunities. We are expanding our services to include Limousine, Paratransit and Delivery Services. Listed below is a list of current job opportunities. If you believe that you qualify for one of the below positions you may visit our office at the below address to complete an application.

Call Center Operators
We have an immediate openings for a part-time Calltaker positions for weekend and special shift times

We are always looking for part-time and full-time Dispatcher with previous work experience in a computerized taxicab dispatching operations.  The three operating shifts are: 6:00AM – 2:00PM, 2:00PM – 10:00PM and 10:00PM to 6:00AM. (We currently have no openings)

Contact Information
Yellow Cab Co. of D.C.
1636 Bladensburg Rd. N.E.
Washington D.C. 20002
202-546 7900 (Main)
202-546 0999 (Fax)


Coming Soon – Sedan Services


Sedanbanner The launch of our sedan service is delayed because pending new private sedan legislation is being considered by the City Council.  We will provide more details on this new level of service when regulations are final and published.

District of Columbia taxicab rates effective June 1, 2013


- First 1/8 mile:                                              $3.25

- Each additional 1/8 mile:                         $0.27

- Wait Rate per hour: *                                $25.00

- Hourly Contract Rate **                           $35.00


*Wait Rate begins five (5) minutes after time of arrival at dispatch location. No wait time charged for premature response to a dispatch. Wait time charged while taxicab is stopped or slowed to less than ten (10) miles per hour for longer than sixty (60) seconds. Wait time charged for delays or stopovers at the direction of the passenger.

**Hourly Rate of $35.00 for the first one (1) hour or fraction thereof, $8.75 for each additional fifteen (15) minutes or fraction thereof.


  • Taxicab passenger surcharge per trip                                           $0.25
  • Dispatch Fee                                                                                          $2.00
  • Additional Passenger (regardless of number)                             $1.00
  • Declared Snow Emergency Fee                                                        $15.00
Calculate Fare

Use the FARE ESTIMATOR tool to calculate the estimated fare. Please note that the calculated fare is an estimate and is not reflective of time, weather, traffic and other conditions.  The actual fare calculated by the in-vehicle time and distance taximeter is the official fare for your trip.


  • Group or Shared Riding: as each passenger arrives at his or her destination fare due shall be paid by passenger(s) leaving the cab.
  • Shared Riding Venues: Union Station, Verizon Center or Nationals Park or other locations designated by an administrative order of the Office of Taxicabs
  • Airport Surcharge or Toll Paid: if any, amount charged shall be the same amount that was paid.
  • Delivery Service: same rate as single passenger unless vehicle hired by the hour


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We have over 100 green cabs in our fleet comprising mostly of late model Toyota Prius and Camry cars. If you prefer an environmentally friendly and efficient green cab for your next trip please call us at 202-544 1212 and ask for a GREEN CAB.

If you are booking online with WebBooker or by smart phone with our free branded Mobile Booker smartphone application please select special option GREEN CAB before submitting the trip request.



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