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If you are at an airport (you do not specify which one you are using), go online to a cab and take the next one available when it goes up; you cannot dial. Humans with cabs have a tendency to take the trouble to publish a rating only when they have had a poor time. That' s why you see more worse than good ratings - not because cabs in DC are poor.
Simply get on the first available cab at the international airports. We' re just used to calling a minivan or jeep cab instead of getting the "next one in line", maybe the best way would be to rent a personal vehicle so we don't get taken by the cabbie.
And I don't get the idea of being "taken" by a cab. Knowing the town quite well and driving around a great deal in my own vehicle, I felt myself able to judge how well the drivers were doing. It'?s very unlikely that you?ll be taken by cab.
"Perhaps it would be the best way to rent a personal vehicle so that we don't get taken by the cabbie. "It is your decision, but you will be spending more on your personal vehicle than you would even if the cabbie took you the long way.
Where do you use the airports? While you may have to hold off a little, the cab rank should be able to call an SUV or van for you. When you arrive in BWI or Dulles, the selection of your cab company is a contentious issue - they each have their own dedicated BWI and Washington Flyer service.
If you are a visitor to Reagan, you are likely to go to a nearby resort on the other side of the Reagan and expect a relatively fast trip and value for money. There is a legend about cab driver that there is a great attraction to take you the longest way to your goal to increase the fares.