The Taxi in Niue: Travel Advice [UPDATE]
There is no longer a taxi service available in Niue. This page will be updated as soon as one becomes available. Until then, take a look at the Niue Transport Guide: 10 Ways to Get Around Niue for all of your alternative transport options.
What is The Taxi in Niue? Unlike your standard taxi service of taxi ranks, taxis waiting outside of the airport and the ability to hail down a taxi, Niue’s taxi service is one guy and his car. Nevertheless, the taxi is easy to spot with a sign for “The Taxi” on the side and on top of the vehicle, as well as “Taxi” on the vehicle’s registration plate. The Niue taxi uses a Honda Stepwgn people-mover vehicle seating about seven passengers not including the driver.
Other Vehicle Companies Offering Taxi Services While The Taxi is the go-to for taxi services in Niue, some vehicle rental companies in Niue also state that they offer taxi services on demand when available. Niue Rentals and Alofi Rentals are said to both offer “taxi service and transfers”. Alofi Rentals is located in Alofi South (near the Vaiolama Cafe), while Niue Rentals is located in Alofi North. Both can be contacted by phone. Learn more about these car rental companies in The Best Car Rentals in Niue.
More About Transport in Niue
While there are no longer taxis in Niue, check out these guides for other transport methods:
- Niue Airport Transfer Options
- 10 Ways to Get Around Niue
- 6 Eco-Friendly Alternatives to Renting a Car in Niue
Finally, head to the 31 Tips for Travelling in Niue for more essential advice on visiting paradise.