Uber offers free taxi travel in Phuket until the end of the year

Patong beach, Phuket.

Patong beach, Phuket. Image by Luke Ma / CC BY 2.0

Uber taxis, which are allowed to operate on the Thai holiday island of Phuket if they are licensed taxis or have a meter, are offering free rides to passengers until midnight on 31 January. To qualify for a free ride, the journey must begin and end in either Patong or Phuket Town, and is only free up until 250B. After that, passengers must pay 20B/km and 2.5B/min. Read more: phuketwan.com

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