You MUST use the meter for ALL fares. This includes
the $45 Flat Fare to and from JFK and Manhattan. It
also includes negotiated fares.
All drivers (of technology system-equipped taxicabs)
must accept credit cards!
Below are the meter codes you should use:
Rate Code 1- Regular Fare
Rate Code 2- $45 Flat/JFK Fare
Rate Code 3- Newark ($15 surcharge/$17.50 initial fare)
Rate Code 4- Out of City (Engage at Nassau/Westchester Border)
Rate Code 5- Negotiated Fare