We Accept All Major Credit Cards & Medicaid Payments

We Accept All Major Credit Cards

No Cash? No problem.  We accepts all major credit cards. You can  pay for your taxi ride online, over the phone, or swipe your card in our taxi. 

Square Payments

Our drivers are able to accept and process your credit card payments in our taxis. 


We accept Ca$hApp payments. Use our phone number 2177754178 to send your payment.


We accept PayPal payments. This is ideal for corporate customers. We can send you an invoice and you can pay us via PayPal.


We accept payments via Venmo. Use our email address: info@smarttaxicans.com to send your payment.

Medicaid Payments (for Medical Transportation only)

We accept Medicaid payments. This is for medical transportation only. To use Medicaid as a form of payment, your trip must be pre-approved by First Transit.

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Smart Taxi - Better than Uber or Lyft.

If you have used ride share services such as Uber and Lyft, then you probably will love Smart Taxi. We have made the process of booking a taxi seamless and easy. Without the need to talk to anyone, just book it online and our drivers will arrive at your destination to pick you up. Easy! If you have questions about our taxis , you can also call us and speak with a live agent. 

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Smart Taxi - The only Medicaid Approved Taxi Service in Coles County Illinois

 Smart Taxi Corporation is the only Medicaid Approved Taxi Service in Coles County lllinois. Smart Taxi is approved by the Illinois Department of Human Services and Office of the Inspector General to provide Non Emergency transportation to Medicaid patients. 

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Smart Taxi's Enhanced GPS Technology

Smart Taxi uses the latest GPS technology


We use the latest GPS technology to provide safe and secure transportation. Our state-of-the art dispatch software system enhances our excellent service. Our taxis are tracked in real-time to ensure that we provide safe, reliable and superior transportation service always.

Medicaid Approved Transportation Service in Coles County

Cheap Rates in Charleston-Mattoon IL| Effingham IL| Champaign IL and Surrounding Areas.

  • Smart Taxi Corporation is the #1 Taxi Service & Medicaid Approved Non-Emergency Medical Transportation Service Provider in Central  Illinois. We are located in Charleston, Illinois (Home of Eastern Illinois University - Go Panthers! ). We offer cheap rates, weekly rates, students and senior discounts to our customers. Our drivers are graduate students, working professionals, and single parents that are carefully selected and are trained to provide excellent customer service to our customers. 

Trained and Certified Drivers| Drug and Alcohol free Workplace

  •  At Smart Taxi, our drivers are certified and have completed the mandatory Safety Training Certification Program (as stipulated under the  Public Act 95-501 and Administrative Code  89 Ill. Adm. Code 140.490(f))
  • Smart Taxi Corporation is a drug and alcohol free workplace and we are committed to ensuring that our customers' safety comes first.

  • We love our customers, so feel free to call our taxicab number today. We offer 24 hour taxi service; and  we offer cheap and affordable taxi fares always.  

Smart Taxi e-Gift Cards

Smart Taxi eGift Cards Now Available - The Perfect Gift

We now offer Smart Taxi eGift Cards. The Smart Taxi eGift Card makes a great gift for anyone. Send a gift instantly in any amount you choose and the eGift cards arrive immediately by email. 

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Smart Taxi XL

Spacious Ride

 Smart Taxi XL is an inexpensive way to ride in style with your friends without spending a lot of money. If you need a spacious ride to go out with friends, we have the perfect vehicle (seats up to 7) for you. 

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Entertainment / WiFi

Smart Taxi XL is equipped with TV/DVD, WiFi, Electrical Chargers for your laptops or I pads. Just relax and let us drive you to your destination.

Sleek and Comfortable Ride

Smart Taxi XL offers a comfortable and sleek atmosphere to our customers. Give us a call or make a reservation online today. 

Smart Taxi Eats - (Food Delivery Service)

Smart Taxi Eats is the #1 food delivery service in the Charleston, Illinois and surrounding areas. Our partnership with select restaurants in the area offers you the ability to enjoy everyday savory meals at the comfort of your home.

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Smart Taxi Eats  offers fast food delivery service to your home or office. You don't even have to leave your office during your lunch break, we'll bring the food right there.

Smart  Taxi Eats is available to deliver your next meal. Give us a call today on 217-345-1635 or 217-775-4178 and schedule your food delivery. 


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For questions about our company or services

Need more info about our company or services, send an email to info@smarttaxicabs.com

Smart Taxi Corporation

820 Lincoln Avenue, Charleston, Illinois 61920, United States

Office: 217-345-1635
Cell: 217-775-4178


We are open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.