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ABOVE: You can hail a
cab in Paris, but walking to the nearest taxi stand may be quicker and
easier. (A taxi stand or rank is easy to recognize: You'll see a line of
cabs and the word "TAXI" in white on a blue sign.)
Paris Taxi links
Tourist Office: Taxis and chauffer-driven vehicles
page is from the Paris Convention and Visitors Bureau's Web site.
The largest taxi company in Paris represents some 3,000 drivers. It accepts
telephone calls and online bookings.
Calculate an estimated fare before you call for a cab. (You can enter street
addresses or pick from a list of airports, train stations, and tourist
This site includes a list of Parisian
taxi ranks (a.k.a. cab
stands) with phone numbers, taxi
fares and surcharges, and other useful information.