Dubai taxi lifts 1 billion passengers in 25 years

Dubai taxi lifts 1 billion passengers in 25 years

05 Jan 2020

Dubai is still among the cities with the lowest taxi fares in the world

The RTA revealed that the number of journeys made by Dubai Taxis from the start of operation in 1995 to December 2019 clocked 682 million journeys, lifting more than one billion riders.

The taxi fleet recorded a growth from 81 to 5201 vehicles, the number of drivers equally increased from 886 to 11500 drivers, the number of staff jumped from 23 to 1131 employees, and the taxi services escalated from a single service to 13 services during the period 1995-2019.