Trinidad & Tobago Route Taxis

Where we travelling today???
a) around town
b) from Port of Spain (Town) to San Fernando (San 'do)
c) to Piarco Airport

In any case, all commuter transport vehicles are designated by the letter H in their vehicle number plates.



Independent Taxis - individual car owners/operators
* prices varies from TT$3 to TT$20.00 on the average around town and to other cities/towns.
* run on fixed routes and generally operate from designated stands.
* off route transfers usually cost more.

** sample airport prices
* from San Fernando to Piarco: TT$150.00
* from Port of Spain to Piarco: TT$85.00
* from Maraval to Piarco: TT$100.00
* from Diego Martin to Piarco: TT$115.00



Port of Spain Taxi Stands (car owners/operators)


Cascade
* Charlotte and Prince Streets

Chaguanas
* South Quay, opposite Chacon Street

Curepe/Tunapuna, Arima/Sangre Grande
* Lower Henry Street (south of Independence Square)

Diego Martin/Petit Valley
* Abercromby Street (south of Independence Square)

Maraval
* corner of Duke and Charlotte Streets

Morvant/Trou Macaque
* George Street (south of Independence Square)

Port of Spain General Hospital
* corner of Charlotte Street and South Quay

San Fernando
* corner of Broadway and South Quay

San Juan
* Charlotte Street (south of Independence Square)

St Ann's/St James
* Hart Street (off Frederick Street, south of Woodford Square)

Wrightson Road/Long Circular Road
* Charlotte Street (south of Independence Square)

note: routes, times and prices are subjected to change without notice.




Maxi Taxis (colour coded mini-buses) - owners/operators of small mini-buses.
* prices varies from TT$3 to TT$20.00 on the average around town and to other
cities/towns.
* run on fixed routes and generally operate from designated stands.
POS (Port of Spain) Maxi Routes

Carenage
* operates from junction of Park Street and St. Vincent Street.
* serves: Woodbrook, West Mall.

Cascade/St. Anns
* operates from corner of Frederick Street and Hart Street.
* serves: Savannah, Botical Gardens, Emperor Valley Zoo, Queen's Hall,
Hotel Normandie, Art Creators Gallery.

Maraval
* operates from corner of Duke Street and Henry Street.
* serves: Savannah, Kapok Hotel, Ellerslie Plaza, Shoppes of Maraval,
Country Club, Chaconia Inn, Moniques.

St. James/Petit Valley
* operates from corner of Frederick Independence Square (Brian Lara
Promenade) and Chacon Street.
* serves: Tragarete Road, St. James.



Maxi Taxis Coloured Scheme

Port of Spain (POS)
* operates from/around Port of Spain westward to the Valley
* colour: yellow stripes

Eastern Trinidad
* operates from POS to Sandre Grande
* colour: red stripes

South Trinidad
* operates from POS to San Fernando (including Chaguanas, Couva,
Gasparillo)
* colour: green stripes

Princes Town - La Romaine
* operates from San Fernando to Princes Town
* colour: black stripes

Southwestern Trinidad
* operates from San Fernando into Southwest (Erin, Penal, Point Fortin,
Siparia)
* colour: brown stripes

Tobago
* operates around the island of Tobago
* colour: blue stripes



Port of Spain Maxi Taxis Stands (mini-buses)
heading west via Wrightson Road (Diego Martin, Petit Valley)

* South Quay and Beetham Highway
St James/Carenage maxis (via Tragarete Road)

* Green Corner (corner of Park and St Vincent Streets)
East Trinidad (Curepe, Tunapuna, Arima, Sangre Grande)

* City Gate terminus (South Quay)
South Trinidad to San Fernando (including Chaguanas, Couva, Gasparillo)
* City Gate terminus (South Quay)

Maraval
* Oxford Street, east of Charlotte Street

note: routes, times and prices are subjected to change without notice.




Buses - government owned.
* prices varies from TT$3 to TT$20.00 on the average from town and to other cities/towns.
* run on fixed routes and generally operate from designated stands.
* serve main commuter routes
* express commuter services (ECS)
* ECS service is also available to points east of Port of Spain and runs along a dedicated transit highway system.
* the transit service

** Where you want to go?
• PoS to Morvant - Half-hour service: From 6 am to 9.30 am and every hour from 2.30 pm until 7.30 pm
• San Juan to Santa Cruz - From 5.30 am, every half-hour until 6.30 am; from 8.30 am every half-hour until
9.30 am; then 3.30 pm, 4.30 pm, 6.30 pm
• PoS to Diego Martin - Hourly service: from 5 am to 8 pm
• PoS to Petit Valley - Hourly service: from 5 am to 8 pm
• PoS to St James - Every 45 mins: from 5 am to 7.15 pm
• PoS to Long Circular Road - Every 90 mins: from 5 am to 8 pm
• PoS to Maraval - Every 45 mins: from 5 am to 9.30 pm
• San Fernando to Pleasantville - Hourly: from 5.30 am to 6.30 pm
• San Fernando to Tarouba - Hourly: from 6 am to 6 pm
• San Fernando to Guayaguayare - Four times: 3.30 am, 8.30 am, 12.30 pm, 4.30 pm
• San Fernando to Rio Claro - Four times: 3.30 am, 8.30 am, 12.30 pm, 4.30 pm
• San Fernando to Mayaro - Three times: 5.30 am, 10.30 am, 5.30 pm
• San Fernando to Princes Town - Hourly: from 5 am to 8 pm
• San Fernando to Erin - Every 90 mins: from 5 am to 6.30 pm
• San Fernando to Siparia - Every 90 mins: from 5 am to 6.30 pm
• San Fernando to Penal - Every 90 mins: from 5 am to 6.30 pm
• Barrackpore to Port-of-Spain - Two times: 5 am, 4.30 pm
• San Fernando to Barrackpore - Every two hours: from 5.30 am to 5.30 pm
• Point Fortin to PoS via Buenos Ayres - Two times: 4 am, 4.15 pm
• Point Fortin to PoS - Two times: 4.30 am, 4.15 pm
• Point Fortin to Icacos - Four times: 5 am, 8.30 am, 1 pm, 4.30 pm
• Point Fortin to Granville Junction - Four times: 5 am, 8.30 am, 1 pm, 4.30 pm
• Point Fortin to Erin via Buenos Ayres - Every two hours: from 5 am to 5 pm



** Port of Spain to Arima Bus Stops
• Port of Spain Terminal, Morvant Junction, San Juan, Mt. Lambert (Circular Road),
Champ Fleurs (Opposite Carib), W.A.S.A., Curepe Terminal, U.W.I.,
Tunapuna Terminal, Tunapuna Cemetery, Macoya Road, Sargeant Street, Caura
Junction, Orange Grove Junction, Dinsley Junction, Cane Farm, Five Rivers
Junction, Railway Road, Bon Air West, Lopinot Junction, Bon Air Junction,
Piarco Old Road, La Resource Road, Boys Lane, Olton Road, Reid Lane,
Omeara Road, Arima Hospital, Arima (Windsor
Cinema)

** Port of Spain to Chaguanas Bus Stops
• Port of Spain Terminal, Morvant Junction, San Juan Terminal, Mt. Lambert
Circular Road, Champ Fleurs (Opposite CARIB), Mt. Hope Hospital, Grand Bazaar,
Charlieville (Traffic Light), Endeavour Road, Chaguanas (KFC)

** Port of Spain to Five Rivers Bus Stops
• Port of Spain Terminal, Morvant Junction, San Juan, Mt. Lambert (Circular Road),
Champ Fleurs (Opposite Carib), W.A.S.A., Curepe Terminal, U.W.I., Tunapuna
Terminal, Tunapuna Cemetery, Macoya Road, Sargeant Street, Caura Junction,
Orange Grove Junction, Dinsley Junction, Cane Farm, Five Rivers Junction

** San Fernando to Port of Spain Bus Stops
• San Fernando Terminus, Embacadere Housing Development, Cross Crossing,
Pleasantville Junction, Mon Repos (Fire Station), Gasparillo, Forest Park Flyover
Preysal Couva (Layby), Freeport (Flyover), Chaguanas (K.F.C. & Gas Station),
Mt. Hope Hospital, Champs Fleur, Mt. Lambert (Circular Road), San Juan Terminal,
Morvant Junction, Port of Spain Terminal



note: routes, times and prices are subjected to change without notice.





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