The Moscow Department of Transport on its Telegram-Page told how the situation with the city taxis has changed over 9 years, comparing the situation in 2010 and 2019.
According to the data provided by the Department, the average car arrival time has seriously changed: in 2010 a passenger had to wait about 45 minutes, and in 2019 he waits only 5 minutes. The average trip time has also decreased from 35 to 20.1 minutes.
It is specified that the average distance of a trip has also changed. In 2010, it was 15 kilometres, while in 2019 it was 10.9 kilometres. It is stated that in 2019, one taxi made approximately 13-15 orders per day, while in 2010 it was 5 orders.
The average check for a trip in 2010 was 1,000 rubles, and in 2019 it fell to 448 rubles. It is also noted that in 2010, in a taxi, 45 thousand people moved per day, and in 2019 this figure was 890 thousand passengers.