now has zip-code search

Just plug in your desired NYC zip-code and find all of the yellow cab agents, For Hire Vehicle bases, Access-A-Ride companies and commuter vans in your area.


NYC Paratransit (“Access-A-Ride”) Data Now Up

Photo: Adam E. Moreira


NYCTaxifinder Now Includes Yellow Cab Inspection Date/Time Data

Last night we added date/time data for Yellow Cab emissions inspections.

If you know a cabbie, pass the word on to them.

The TLC currently instructs New York’s cabbies to find their scheduled inspection by downloading a document that they have to search through.


NYCTaxifinder to Add New Data Soon

Added data will include Paratransit Vehicles (“access-a-ride”), Black Cars, Luxury Limos, etc.

Fascinating Study of the NYC Medallion System (mid-90s)

Copyright 1996 Eno Transportation Foundation, Inc.

Published in TRANSPORTATION QUARTERLY, Vol. 50, No. 1, Winter 1996.


Stay Tuned for updates

We are planning updates to Some, we hope, will be of use to all of those taxi drivers out there who help us get from point A to point B.

List of Approved New York City Taxicabs

The Following Vehicles are Currently in Use as New York City Taxicabs

2009-Ford Crown Victoria Stretch
2009-Chevrolet Malibu Hybrid
2009-Saturn Aura Hybrid
2009-Chevrolet Malibu Hybrid
2009-Volkswagen Jetta Clean Diesel Sedan
2009-Lexus RX400h
2009-Toyota Camry Hybrid
2009-Toyota Prius-48 mpg city
2009-Toyota Highlander Hybrid (4WD)
2009-Saturn Vue Greenline
2009-Nissan Altima Hybrid
2009-Ford Escape Hybrid (2WD)
2009-Mercury Mariner Hybrid (AWD)
2010-Camry Hybrid
2010-Highlander Hybrid
2010-Ford Crown Victoria Stretch
2010-Ford Escape Hybrid (2WD)

The following are the approved for use as Wheelchair Accessible Taxicabs:

2007-Eclipse Mobility Dodge Caravan
2007-Eldorado National Mobility Chevrolet Uplander
2007-2008 Autovan Toyota Sienna
2007-2008 Freedom Motors Toyota Sienna Kneelvan
2008-2009 Freedom Motors Toyota Sienna Kneelvan