5 Fun Facts You Need to Know About #POOLFRIDAY
What do these trips – NTU to Tampines, Sengkang to Raffles Place, Dempsey Hill to Bedok – have in common? These rides were only $5 on uberPOOL on #POOLFRIDAY! As we shared our rides as a nation on July 22, all of us contributed one way or another toward building the future of transportation in Singapore.
Here are some interesting facts from the day –
The most POOL-ed destinations were Woodlands, Ang Mo Kio, Tampines, Changi and Ngee Ann Polytechnic
Tens of thousands of riders tried uberPOOL for the first time
The longest POOL chain completed by a driver-partner was 14 rides in a row! (The longest POOL chain in the world is currently at 16 rides)
The number of 5-star experiences on POOL increased by 30%
The shortest POOL trip was a mere 2 minutes!
Next time you step out, remember to share your ride on uberPOOL, save some cash and help make our Singapore greener by taking more cars off the road.
Learn more about uberPOOL here.
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