The Choice is Yours – Switch to uberX

SWITCH TO uberX AND EARN $5000 per month!

$30/HR OVER 80+ HOURS OF THE WEEK: Demand for rides is very high in peak hours, with some partners making $40/hr in fares, particularly in our core service area during these peak hours. We’re guaranteeing you at least $30/hr in fares during the weeks +80 busiest hours. For more details, click here.

As always, you choose which hours you’d like to be online!


Ride-sharing with uberX has been operational in Sydney since April 2014, and continues to be used by millions of happy riders in over 300 cities around the world. Governments across Australia are endorsing Uber as the future.


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  • Great earnings – Make $5000/month driving your own car
  • Safety – you have contact details for all passengers (no anonymous street hails!) and we have their credit card on file (no cab bolts!). You no longer have to carry cash.
  • No up-front fees – stop paying $1000+/wk to lease a car. Uber is free to join, you just pay a 20% commission on trips.
  • Flexibility – go online whenever you want



  • You drive your own car (must be 2006+ or newer with 4 doors.)
  • Passengers pay using the Uber app
  • We require you to hold compulsory third party (CTP) plus third party property insurance, which we supplement with US$5M of commercial coverage on every trip
  • If you do not already hold a valid Taxi or Hire Car Driver Accreditation, we will conduct background checks


Riders love uberX, so you will be very busy:

  • CBD to Double Bay: $13-20
  • CBD to Manly: $35-45 + tolls
  • Bondi to Domestic Airport: $45-60


Drop into an uberX onboarding.

See for current location and open hours.

What to Bring:

  • your Taxi Driver Authority card
  • your NSW Drivers Licence
  • your car insurance policy (make sure it has not expired, and your name is listed as an insured driver)


Already have an uberTAXI account?

It’s even easier to get started!

  1. Create an uberX account at Please use a different email address to your uberTAXI account.
  2. Once created, you can just email us your documents – no need to visit! We should already have your Authority Card and Licence on file, so simply email your Comprehensive or Third Party Property Insurance (not the CTP Greenslip) for your 2006 or later vehicle to
  3. We’ll Activate your uberX account!


QUESTIONS? Email us at





“Taxi you have to drive 12-hour shifts. On uberX you can drive 4 hours, 5 hours, 8 hours…it’s up to you.” “I don’t have to wear a uniform, I can be in my own car which makes me much more comfortable.” “I have a chance to see much more of my family. There’s really not many job which can give you that.” “Why do I need to pay for the right to drive a taxi?… uberX means I take home more money for my hard work.” “There’s a big cost saving, less stress and that increases everything in your life.” “The customers are interesting and respectful and love Uber. It’s a great way to meet people and see Sydney.”


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