More accurate taxi quotes to come

12/2/2014

Last week several new bills were approved by the Swedish parliament. The decision to simplify the pricing of cab rides was one of the changes, which will benefit Swedish consumers and not least visiting tourists.

It can prove difficult for consumers to understand the taxi rates in Sweden as it is today, and there is also a problem with excessive pricing. Tourists has proven to be extra vulnerable, and from time to time stories about visitors that has been deceived on their cab fare surfaces.  

The Swedish parliament has now passed the draft from the government concerning taxi fares, which will come into effect from January 1 2015. The new act means that you are entitled to a price quote as you order a taxi, and also to get information about what is he maximum price for the route.