Maxi taxi

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Maxi taxis are private, owner-operated minibuses in Trinidad and Tobago that are used in public transport. They operate along fixed routes, having fixed fares and meeting points, but do not operate under a timetable. The colours of each route as follows:

A Chaguanas/Couva Maxi-taxi awaiting passengers.

The fares are paid on board and are based on distance. They come in 12 and 25 seater versions. The maxi taxi was introduced in 1978.[1]

Similar maxi taxis are found in Australia.

See also[edit]

a type of private taxi-bus system found in Barbados.

External links[edit]


  1. ^ "PTSC aids productivity". Trinidad and Tobago Newsday. Retrieved 2016-10-10.