Comparison of Taxi Apps

Comparison of taxi apps (out of driver perspective)

For full disclosure: closeby.market is developed by the writer of this page.

Apps open to all drivers in the world

Site App type Available to drivers in: Driver login/signup Language Drivers User app downloads* Cost (for driver) Alexa rank Data checked
taxi.closeby.market** Webapp All world Login with Facebook account English 10 webapp only Free 5M 2016-jun-25
taxipal.com Android, iPhone, Nokia All world Get account via web English, German 0/39/99 €/month - 2016-jun-25
taxiselect.com Android, iPhone All world Get account via web 5 languages 5k+ - 2016-jun-25
taxify.eu Android, iPhone All world Get account via web 6 languages 300 100k+ 10-20% per tripp 100k (South Africa: 4k) 2016-jun-25
easytaxi.com Android, iPhone, Windows, Webapp All world Get account via web multiple (1M+***) 10M+ 200k (Brazil: 20k) 2016-jun-25


Apps that are only available in certain cities/countries

Site App type Available to drivers in: Driver login/signup Language Drivers User app downloads* Cost (for driver) Alexa rank Data checked
myTaxi.com Android, iPhone 40 cities (6 countries) Visit local office 4 different 45k 1M+ per/km etc 100k (Germany: 20k) 2016-jun-25
taxismart.com (taxijakt.se) Android, iPhone, Webapp 10 cities (Sweden, Poland) English, Swedish (1k+***) 10k+ 4M (Sweden: 40k) 2017-aug-18
gett.com (gettaxi.com) Android, iPhone, Blackberry 4 countries Get account via web 4 different 50k+ 1M+ 10% 100k (Russia 10k) 2016-jun-25
hailoapp.com (hailocab.com) Android, iPhone 20 cities Get account via web English 50k (2014) 1M+ 600k (Spain: 100k) 2016-jun-25
uber.com Android, iPhone 482 cities Join after interview 42 different 50M+ 1000 (USA: 500) 2016-jun-25
grab.com (grabtaxi.com) Android, iPhone, Windows, Blackberry 30 cities / 7 countries (Far east, USA) Get account via web English 200k 10M+ 2000 (Indonesia: 50) 2016-jun-25


One rather large app WITHOUT any English interface

Site App type Available to drivers in: Driver login/signup Language Drivers User app downloads* Cost (for driver) Alexa rank Data checked
99taxis.com Android, iPhone, Windows Portuguese (100k+***) 1M+ 100k (Brazil: 5k) 2016-jun-25


Apps open to dispatchers (not individual drivers)

Site App type Available to dispatchers in: Login/signup Language Drivers User app downloads* Cost (for dispatcher) Alexa rank Data checked
taxicaller.com Android, iPhone All world Get account via web 10 different (10k+***) 50k+ SEK 230 (≈$27) per year and vehicle 700k (Spain: 100k) 2016-jun-25
drivr.com Android, iPhone, Windows 50 countries (2014) - English 300k+ cars (2014) 10k+ - 2M (Estonia: 20k) 2016-jun-25
gocurb.com (taximagic.com) Android, iPhone 60 cities (US, UK, Canada) - English 35k cars 500k+ - 700k (USA: 200k) 2016-jun-25


* Estimate from Google Play. Only android downloads are counted. Last checked 2016-jun-25
** For full disclosure: closeby.market is developed by the writer of this page.
*** The number of downloads of the driver app (android)