Getting Around Oahu: Taxis

If you don’t have a rental car and you need to get somewhere fast, a taxi is your best bet. We have a number of cab companies that service Oahu and each company offers unique benefits, so depending on where you’re headed and how many people you have in your party, you can choose the company that best suits your needs.


EcoCab Hawaii

EcoCab Hawaii is thus named because it is Hawaii’s first all hybrid taxi service. They use Hyundai Sonata hybrids. Each EcoCab is a wireless hot spot, so you can connect to Wi-Fi on any of your personal devices. There is also a Samsung Galaxy Tablet in the back seat passenger area, provided for your convenience (to use, not to keep!) Each cab comfortably seats four passengers plus the driver and the trunk space is adequate for typical light travel. To make a reservation, you may either book online or call 808-979-1010.



TheCAB’s standard fleet is available 7 days a week, 24 hours a day. To make a reservation, you may book online, book via text message, book using the Taxi Magic app for smartphones, or call 808-422-2222. They also have accessible transportation options available 7 days a week from 5 AM to 9 PM. Their accessible van fleet uses Ford Windstar minivans, factory equipped with ADA approved features. The vans can accommodate 1 wheelchair passenger and up to 3 non-wheelchair passengers without luggage. For an accessible transportation reservation, you may book online or call 808-422-2222.


Charley’s Taxi

Charley’s Taxi extends a 10% discount to seniors, military and all emergency responders and they have the lowest taxi meter in the industry. In addition to their standard fleet, they can provide full-sized luxury executive cars for the same rate as taxicabs (just need to reserve further in advance for these). They also offer flat rates between the airport and Waikiki, the airport and Ko Olina, Waikiki and Pearl Harbor and military bases and the airport, Waikiki or Ko Olina. To make a reservation, you may book online, call 808-233-3333 or download their free Charley’s Taxi smartphone app.


Honolulu Hawaii Yellow Cab

Honolulu Hawaii Yellow Cab has the largest taxi cab fleet in Hawaii. Similar to Charley’s Taxi, they offer flat rate shuttles between the airport and Waikiki, the airport and Kahala Resort and military bases and Waikiki but their rates vary based on how many passengers you have. To make a reservation, you may book online, book via text message or call 808-699-9999.

Need help booking a cab ride? Have questions about other modes of transportation in Hawaii? Contact Elite Concierge at 808-971-1943 or


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