If you use a wheelchair, you can request an accessible yellow taxi for pick-up in Manhattan.
You can request an accessible taxi by:
You can arrange your pick-up location and time with the dispatcher. You are expected to get to the agreed upon pick-up location without assistance from the taxi driver. Normal taxi fares apply. You won't be charged any fee for wait time. The meter will start when you are securely in the vehicle.For pick-ups in the Bronx, Brooklyn, Queens, and Staten Island, you should contact a local car service to request a wheelchair-accessible car.
Starting in Spring 2017, people who use wheelchairs will be able to request an accessible taxi for pick-up in the Bronx, Brooklyn, Queens, and Staten Island.