Paris drivers fined and banned after tourists charged €230 for airport taxi trip

Paris drivers fined and banned after tourists charged €230 for airport taxi trip

Three Paris drivers have been fined and banned from driving after tourists were charged €230 for a taxi from Charles de Gaulle airport into the city, in a case brought by Paris taxi authorities to try and deter unlicensed drivers from performing this type of scam.

Paris taxi driver reported to the police after charging tourists €230 for airport trip

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