And the CBD surcharge will go up from the existing $1 to $3.
Many drivers are reluctant to enter the city area during the evening ERP hours on an empty cab as they are not willing to pay the charges.
To provide drivers with the added incentive to do so, ComfortDelGro will give all drivers who are unable to get a passenger within 15 minutes of entering the ERP zone an ERP rebate. This is possible through the use of ComfortDelGro's Escalade and location tracking system.
However, the booking fee during peak hours will be reduced by $0.50 to $3.50.