Almost 1 year ago we introduced uberPOOL—our carpool option that allows riders traveling on a similar route to share their rides (and the cost). When we first launched uberPOOL in New York, we knew we’d be facing a big challenge. Getting New Yorkers to be comfortable with sharing their rides wouldn’t be easy—especially at first. We […]
uberPOOL first arrived in New York in December of 2014. Ever since, the innovative carpool feature has continued to grow and evolve as more and more New Yorkers choose to share their rides. Here’s a snapshot of where we are today: Since uberPOOL’s launch, New Yorkers have taken 1.5 million trips using the carpool feature. Every month since launch, the number […]
With more than 2.7 million vehicles entering the city each day—most carrying just a single passenger—it’s no wonder New York City has a congestion problem. With uberPOOL, our goal is simple: take 1 million cars off the road in New York City and help eliminate our city’s congestion problem for good. Share a ride and help reduce congestion in New York City. Read more.
Ride anywhere within Manhattan (below 96th Street) for only $10. Get the full details.
Three months ago, the New York City taxi industry put forward a proposal to cap Uber’s growth and limit competition in the marketplace. Now, City Council is considering legislation that would stop thousands of drivers from joining the Uber platform, under the guise of controlling congestion in the city. Learn more here.
This weekend we’re spreading the Neighborhood Love in the lively streets of Bed-Stuy and Crown Heights. Explore what these Brooklyn neighborhoods have to offer with 2 free uberPOOL rides to, from, or within either neighborhood and enjoy exclusive deals in the area’s favorite places to eat, drink, and shop.
Hey, festival goers! Governors Ball is back again, and this year the lineup is looking better than ever. Here are our tips for getting to and from Randall’s Island this weekend.
As the final 2 weeks of the L train shutdown approach, we’re lowering flat rates to ensure you can get where you need, when you need.
We’re offering $5 uberPOOL rides along the L Line between Williamsburg and Manhattan so you can continue to frequent the local spots you know and love. To sweeten the deal, our friends at The Meatball Shop are offering riders who venture to Williamsburg a FREE ice cream sandwich with meal purchase. Get the scoop here.
In honor of Earth Day, we’re encouraging New Yorkers to share a ride and help reduce emissions by offering $5 uberPOOL flat rates in Manhattan.