Partitions between driver and passengers,
Avoiding proximity and physical contact at all times,
Extra cleaning protocols,
Contactless payment option,
We do our very best to keep our drivers and passengers safe.
Please let us know if you have requirements beyond these measures, always happy to assist.
How to travel during Covid 19
Please follow the advice of the operator and driver.
For example, you may be asked to sit in the back left-hand seat if travelling alone. You may want to check with your taxi or private hire operator before travelling if they have put any additional measures in place.
You should use contactless payment if possible, or you can pay online in advance.
Be aware of the surfaces you touch. Be careful not to touch your face. Cover your mouth and nose with a tissue or the inside of your elbow when coughing or sneezing.
When possible at the end of your journey, wash your hands for at least 20 seconds or sanitise your hands as soon as possible, sanitiser is provided on board.
Safe travels and thank you for your attention keeping everyone safe.
The Starfish-Taxis.com team
Uber or Lyft do not operate in St Andrews and surrounding areas.
The most efficient transfer service is still run by local taxi companies.
Starfish Taxis’ pricing is also more transparent and by booking in advance you can receive a fixed rate for your transfer. Ride shares are frequently available by local companies.
24 Hour service upon pre-booking.
NO, this is a fully licensed private door-to-door taxi service.
You can request for an option to share and if a suitable option becomes available you can still choose to opt in.
Advance payment is not a necessity you can choose from the following methods:
Cash, Bank wire, or secured Card link
- The preferred option is to pay by cash to the driver in the local Pound Sterling currency.
- Advance payment can be done by bank transfer, (minimum 24hours in advance):
We can send you the invoice with bank details upon request.
- Payment can be done by card at 5% admin fee:
We will send you a secure payment link or you pay by swipe to the driver.
Generally the cab journey St Andrews > Leuchars will take 15 minutes from the town center,
The Distance is about 4 to 6 miles or just under 10km
Train journey Leuchars to Edinburgh about 1 hour
Leuchars to Dundee 10 minutes.