SS Taxi Service

SS Taxi mainly serves northern Houghton County and Keweenaw County, particularly the Calumet/Laurium and Lake Linden areas. However, it will travel longer distances and provide charter services for a per-mile charge on a case-by-case basis. Flat fares for certain local areas are shown in the table below.

Most vehicles are sedans, but a four-wheel drive vehicle capable of transporting an empty wheelchair is also available. Drivers will provide assistance to passengers with disabilities in entering and exiting the vehicle. The services accepts many different insurances for medical transport, including Social Security and Medicare.

SS Taxi Service operates 24 hours a day year-round. Drivers operate out of home locations and are contacted by cell phone through a single number.

Provider Type Private
Phone (906) 369-4041
Service Area Everywhere; primarily northern Keweenaw Peninsula
Ownership/Funding Authority Private
Service Type Demand-Response & by Arrangement
Fares: General Public From Calumet/Laurium:

$2.50 local
$12 to Hancock
$14 to Houghton

Other areas variable

Fares: Discounted Case-by-case for long distances
Days/Hours of Operation (taxi) 24 hours/day, 365 days/year, except partial day on Christmas
Accessibility Can transport empty wheelchair and assist passengers with disabilities


Demand-Response: Point-to-point pickup and dropoff service is provided in response to a phone call, with or without notice (typically 24 hours).