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District Taxi Fare Estimator

The estimator will help you determine your metered cab fare in Washington, D.C. You may choose one of our sample routes, or try your own by entering starting and destination addresses, or by dragging the green and red map markers. Remember, these are estimates. Actual fares will vary, depending upon exact route and how much time is spent stopped or slowed in congested traffic. Rates effective December 4, 2008.

SOURCES: Professor Hani Mahmassani at Northwestern University's Transportation Center; District of Columbia Taxicab Commission.

INTERACTIVE: Nathaniel Vaughn Kelso — The Washington Post.

Version 2.0.1. Last updated December 4, 2008. Zone-meter version first posted January 20, 2008.

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