Auto Taxi Fare Calculator In India
Travelling in India is a completely different experience than travelling in other western countries. India has many modes of public transportation. Autos, Taxis, Government run public transportations, trains and private luxury coaches. But when you are travelling within one city, its mostly through your own vehicle or through autos or taxis. Sometimes its tough to find out the Auto Taxi fares in India. Every city in India has different taxi auto fare cards. Prices of Taxi in Mumbai will be different from prices of Taxis in Ahmedabad, Pune, Chennai, Bangalore, Delhi and so on.
So how to be prepared for your Auto Taxi Fare calculation in India? How to find out the auto taxi fares in India? Well, here are some tips, websites, applications that you can use to calculat Auto, Taxi fares in India.
TaxiAutoFare.com - The site is a FREE service that provides you with estimated fares, fares comparisons; before you actually travel. And to make things transperant and clear taxiautofare.com also gives you a detailed exact route map. TaxiAutoFare.com provides taxi and auto fare information for cities like Delhi, Mumbai, Ahmedabad, Bengaluru, Kolkata, Amritsar, Pune, Aurangabad, Chandigarh,Coimbatore,Dharwad, Hyderabad,Jaipur,Ludhiana,Mangalore,Nagpur,Patna & Trivandrum. TaxiAutoFare.com also provides a mobile version of the site which you can access from anywhere with your mobile phone.
WorldTaxiMeter.com - an online website that allows you to easily and accurately calculate the taxi fares for many cities in the world. For India, they only cover New Delhi. Its simple, you enter the "from" and "to" address and the site tells you the detail route and the taxi fare card.
Delhi Government AutoFare - Delhi Government has also launched a site that provides your taxi fares for New Delhi. You can visit the site and select your origin and destination, the site will provide you the information about the auto fares.
FareMap.in - This is a fairly new website and provides visual information for your auto taxi fares in Ahmedabad, New Delhi, Mumbai, Pune and Bengaluru. The site uses your browser's geolocation feature to detect your location and gives you a full screen map where you can pick your origin and destination. Once selected the "From" and "To", the site gives you three alternative routes and the fares for those alternate routes (with approximate meter readings).
While the above sites give you an approximate auto taxi fare rates, you can use an application to find out the exact distance you travelled in an auto or taxi.
TukTuk Meter - TukTuk Meter can help the commuter to get a fair fare from the Autorickshaws. This application can dynamically calculate the autorickshaw fare by measuring the distance travelled.
The distance travelled is also measured by the application, so that there is no need for manual distance entry. The application runs on smart phones like Android, Symbian Nokia Phones and Blackberry phones.
TukTuk meter does not require internet connection or even the presence of the service provider.
It works using the Global Positioning System The application is having a simple user interface that consists of a START/STOP button. The application calculates the distance and the fare that is to be paid.
The TukTuk meter can be customized for any city by entering the fare details in the settings page. (you can see the screenshot of auto taxi fare card for Mumbai above)