You can get a cab by calling an individual cab company’s dispatch line and requesting a cab. You can also hail a cab on the street.

If you have a smartphone, there are also some apps that can help you get a cab.

The Cabulous app covers 400 taxis in San Francisco. Luxor Cab also has a Taxi Magic app. You can read more about how these apps work, as well as our review of how useful they are, here


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