Argyle Satellite Tariffs
31 March 2022 -
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 traveled beyond minimum fare is charged in 5 pence increments.
Tariff charges – (Table A)
|Tariff rates||1st mile||2nd mile||each additional mile|
|Monday - Thursday 05:00 to 23:59||£3.80||£1.75||£1.75|
|Friday 05:00 to 15:59||£3.80||£1.75||£1.75|
|Monday - Friday 00:00 to 04:59||£4.30||£1.75||£1.75|
|Friday 16:00 to Friday 21:59||£3.90||£1.80||£1.80|
|Friday 22:00 to Friday 22:59||£4.40||£2.30||£1.80|
|Friday 23:00 to Saturday 04:59||£4.90||£2.30||£1.80|
|Saturday 05:00 to Saturday 17:59||£3.90||£1.80||£1.80|
|Saturday 18:00 to Saturday 19:59||£4.50||£1.90||£1.90|
|Saturday 20:00 to Saturday 21:59||£4.50||£2.40||£1.80|
|Saturday 22:00 to Sunday 04:59||£5.00||£2.40||£1.90|
|Sunday 05:00 to Sunday 23:59||£3.80||£1.75||£1.75|
|Travelling to, from or through Liverpool Tariff||First 4 miles||each additional mile|
|Monday - Friday 00:00 to 15:59||£15.00||£1.80|
|Friday 16:00 to Saturday 14:59||£17.00||£1.90|
|Saturday 15:00 - Sunday 04:59||£18.00||£1.90|
|Sunday 05:00 to 23:59||£16.00||£1.80|
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.
Please note, 50p surcharge is applied at 00:00hrs Monday to Friday and at 23.00 Friday night, and 22.00 Saturday night.
Fixed fare/Minimum charge tariffs (Table B)
|Tariff||Minimum cost / minimum mileage||Charges included in tariff|
|JLA – Liverpool Airport||£34.00 / 12 miles||Price includes drop off fee and pick-up fee which is paid by the driver.
£4.00 - Kingsway/Queensway Tunnel toll charge
£4.00 - Drop Off/Collection fee charged by JLA
North Wirral £65.00
East Wirral £63.00
South Wirral £60
West Wirral £65
|Price includes drop off fee and pick-up fee which is paid by the driver.
Drop off fee - £5 (upto 5mins)
Pick-up fee - £6 (upto 30mins)
* Price charged from Airport to single address. Multiple collections/drop offs are charged an additional £1.75 per mile
** Please be advised that due to National Highways ongoing Smart Motorway construction project, there maybe M56 road closures. During these periods, a National Highways diversion route will be in operation. An additional £9.00 will be included to all journeys affected. Please call 0151 201 1111 if you would like to discuss your travel requirements.
Subject to 5.6 of the published terms and conditions of travel, Argyle Satellite Ltd reserve the right to request full advanced payment for any inbound airport bookings (from airport to destination) including any tolls or minimum set parking fees.
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 (incorporated in tariff)|
|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.