Argyle Satellite Tariffs
December 2020 -
To maintain excellent service levels and efficiency, Argyle Satellite operate several different fare tariffs. The tariffs reflect demand for service and specialised vehicles requests.
Tariffs charges listed below are when transporting a maximum of four passengers. For details of tariffs for 5 - 8 passengers and Hackney Carriage's please see Table D (below)
Minimum fare incorporates travel for the first mile. All additional distance travelled beyond minimum fare is charged in 5 pence increments.
Tariff charges – (Table A)
|Tariff name||Minimum fare < 1 mile||1-2 mile charge||2 miles >|
|Standard||£3.60||£1.55 per mile||£1.55 per mile|
|Peak||£3.80||£1.60 per mile||£1.60 per mile|
|Peak 1||£4.30||£2.10 per mile||£1.60 per mile|
|Peak 2||£4.30||£1.60 per mile||£1.60 per mile|
|Peak Night||£4.80||£2.10 per mile||£1.60 per mile|
Fixed fare/Minimum charge tariffs (Table B)
|Tariff||Minimum cost / minimum mileage||Charges included in tariff|
|JLA – Liverpool Airport||£29.50 / 14 miles||£4.00 - Kingsway/Queensway Tunnel toll charge
£4.00 - Drop Off/Collection fee charged by JLA
|Wirral to MAN – Manchester Airport
MAN – Manchester Airport to Wirral
|*Includes Drop Off/Collection fee charged by MAN
|Liverpool||Variable**/4 miles||£4.00 - Kingsway/Queensway Tunnel toll charge|
* Price charged from Airport to single address. Multiple collections/drop offs are charged an additional £1.60 per mile
** Liverpool tariff is variable dependent on day and time travelled. The minimum fixed fare incorporates the tariff for 4-mile journey at the time you are travelling, plus the Kingsway/Queensway Tunnel toll charge.
Other charges – (Table C)
|Waiting time||30p per minute|
|Animals||£1.50 - Assistance dogs are exempt|
|Valet charge/Fouling of vehicle||£35.00 plus accrued fare|
|Kingsway/Queensway Tunnel toll charge||£4.00 (incorporated in Liverpool tariff)|
|Bank Holiday charge||£1.00|
|Night-time charge||50p (incorporated in tariff)|
Specialised vehicles tariffs - (Table D)
|When carrying 5 – 7 passengers||Tariff is 1.5 times tariff charges in table A & B|
|When carrying 8 passengers||Tariff is 1.75 times tariff charges in table A & B|
|When requesting a Hackney Carriage||Fare displayed on taximeter is applied|
Should you require a fare estimate please call 0151 201 1111 and our agents will be happy to oblige.
Please note, all tariffs are set by Argyle Satellite Ltd and drivers can not alter the tariffs or have the ability charge different tariff rates than those set out by the company.