Frequently Asked Questions

Looking for a taxi

How much are taxis from the Airport?

Typically you will be charged $20 (per person) from the airport which is located in Coxen Hole. You can always negotiate with taxi drivers for a lower price if more than one or two people will be traveling in the same taxi.

What are the general guidelines with taxis?

The first guideline would be to negotiate the price of the trip with the driver before getting in the taxi.

Can I pay a taxi driver in US dollars?

Yes, all taxis on Roatan (and all of Honduras) accept Dollars as well as the national currency of Lempiras, the typical exchange rate is 20L (Lempiras) to $1

Useful phrases with Spanish speaking taxi drivers?

.

Supporting Roataxi

How do I add a new driver to Roataxi?

Here are the steps to add a new driver on the Roataxi directory.

  • First, you will need to login or "connect" with Roataxi with facebook by clicking on the green Connect button on the navigation bar.
  • Once you have verified Roataxi with your facebook account, you will be returned to the site.
  • Click on your name on the navigation bar for your personal menu.
  • Click on Driver under the Create Record section of the menu.
  • You will be directed to a page to add the basic information of the driver.
  • Click Submit to save the record to the directory, and you will be directed to the driver's profile.
  • Once on the driver's profile, you can click the green Edit button to assign a taxi number to the driver. Or from the drivers profile, you can leave a review about your experience.

How do I add information to an existing driver on Roataxi?

Here are the steps to update information for an existing driver profile.

  • First, you will need to login or "connect" with Roataxi with facebook by clicking on the green Connect button on the navigation bar.
  • Once you have verified Roataxi with your facebook account, you will be returned to the site.
  • Visit the Drivers page and select the driver by name that you wish to update.
  • Once on the driver's profile, you can click the green Edit button to assign taxi numbers, or leave reviews about your experience.

How do I find a driver or taxi on the locator on Roataxi?

Drivers listed on the locator are reporting thier position on Roatan in real-time! You can click on the taxi number icon on the map for more information about the driver of that taxi.

How do I put my taxi on the Roataxi locator?

Here are the steps to add YOUR taxi to the Roataxi directory.

  • First, you will need to login or "connect" with Roataxi with facebook by clicking on the green Connect button on the navigation bar.
  • Once you have verified Roataxi with your facebook account, you will be returned to the site.
  • Click on your name on the navigation bar for your personal menu.
  • Click on Profile.
  • Click on the Request a taxi profile button to send a request to the Roataxi administrator to upgrade your account to Taxi Driver.
  • Once you have been approved, you will be able to assign a driver profile and taxi number to your Roataxi account. This will then allow you to use the locator to show your current position on Roatan for customers.