UBERx Chicago

Smart Regulations for Ridesharing Arrive in the Land of Lincoln

Today, Governor Quinn officially signed SB 2774 — the bill designed to give ridesharing a permanent home in Illinois.

uberX is here to stay thanks to you, Illinois!

uberX launched in Illinois only a short 18 months ago and since then thousands of driver partners have moved hundreds of thousands of riders. Now, thanks to YOU, and the Illinois House of Representatives, uberX and rideshare can keep moving forward!

Don’t be spooked this Halloween!

Getting around on Halloween doesn’t have to be frightening! Lots of ghosts and ghouls will need rides tonight, and we’re the most reliable option to get you around town. Come dressed up with all the knowledge you’ll need to get around safely and conveniently.

Your #uberBURBS weekend: Wheaton & Glen Ellyn

Today we’ve officially launched in Wheaton and Glen Ellyn! We’re excited to be here, and even more pumped to tell you all your rides could be FREE. You heard that right, you can earn free rides by sharing your invite code with friends, family and neighbors.

Ditch the Blue Line Blues

Ditch the Blue Line blues! While the CTA does their thing, we’re here to help you cruise past construction. Skip the transfer and ride FREE during the California station remodel. Earn free rides by sharing your invite code with friends, neighbors and stranded commuters.

Save uberX! Veto HB 4075.

Uber Chicago arrived at the Thompson Center to demonstrate the impact uberX has made on Illinois. We delivered over 75,000 petition signatures to Governor Quinn’s City of Chicago office to veto HB 4075 and save uberX. There’s still time to take action!

#uberBURBS: Arlington Heights & Palatine

We’re officially launching in Arlington Heights & Palatine! From the race track to the city and back again – Uber has your rides covered. Enjoy two free uberX rides to or from the area, August 22 – 24.

#UberMOVEMENT: We Appreciate Our Partners

On August 7th, uberX partners joined the Uber Chicago team for an appreciation lunch and business showcase at Marcello’s Restaurant in Old Town. We were happy to take this time to meet our great partners and provide extra knowledge about the benefits and opportunities that Uber can provide.

Why Do You Choose Uber?

Governor Quinn is considering whether to sign or veto a bill that would limit ridesharing in Illinois and take away one of your most trusted transportation options. Help us save uberX — tell the governor to veto HB 4075!

uberX In Chicago Just Got Cheaper

We just dropped uberX fares by 25%, making it 40% cheaper than a taxi. From West Loop to Wrigleyville and everywhere in between, uberX is the most affordable ride on the road.