Prague Has a New Taxi Service That's Only For Women

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Even though women make up about 60 percent of taxi passengers around the world, that number does is not mirrored in the front seat.

Taxita promises women in Prague transportation “without prying eyes or indelicate questions.”

One of the company’s founder, Daniela Vrbová said “Our experience as taxi drivers has been reflected in the idea of making taxis easier for both customers and drivers.”, and that one of the goal is “to prove that transporting people is not a job reserved for men, and that women have the right to be transported in complete peace.” Currently, there are 399 women taxi drivers in Prague.

Tariffs range from 22 to 28 CZK per kilometer.

Similar services are also available in Australia, London and New York City.

Author: red

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