Come Run With Us

Get ready to explore Johannesburg and unlock your running journey. We’ve teamed up with the Nike+ Run Club to help you tap into your inner-athlete this Saturday, 27 August 2016.

Strap on your proton packs and take a ride with GHOSTBUSTERS!

To celebrate the release of GHOSTBUSTERS, in-cinemas now, we’ve teamed up with Nu Metro and Sony Xperia to give YOU the chance to get your hands on some awesome prizes! We’re giving 7 lucky riders the chance to win a limited edition GHOSTBUSTERS hamper, movie tickets, and an awesome Sony Xperia E5 handset with advanced Sony performance and camera technology.

Flavour of the Week: #UberIceCream

Helado. Aisukurīmu. Crème glacée. Sorvete. No matter how you say it, ice cream is delicious in every language. There’s a shared love for this frozen treat – one that transcends seasons, borders, and cultures. That’s why one day every year Uber brings the ice cream to you – no matter where you are.   It’s […]

We’ve doubled the value of referral codes this Winter

With the winter chill in full swing, we thought we’d heat things up and give YOU an extra reason to get out and ride. We’re making sure you stay in the right gear this season by doubling referral credits for a limited time only! From Thursday, 7 July 2016, you’ll get a double bonus of […]

Cash Cancellation Fee

Cancellations can be frustrating for riders and driver partners alike, which is why the cancellation fee is in place to ensure that drivers are fairly compensated for their time when committing to a trip. This cancellation fee for cash trips is automatically charged to your next trip. In general, if you cancel a trip within 5 […]

Win with The Sharks On-Demand!

New to Uber? Sign up here and enter the promo code SHARKS16 for a free first ride up to R150! Game on, Durban! We’re letting you in on all the action this Saturday, as we bring you the ultimate game day experience with The Sharks rugby team. Get ready to meet your favourite Sharks players, as […]

UberGREEN: a step towards a more sustainable mobility

At Uber, we’re committed to letting you move around in a simpler, more accessible and more sustainable way than ever before. This is why we’ve introduced UberGREEN, which lets you request an eco-friendly ride at the tap of a button. Johannesburg experienced this eco-friendly product for 6 weeks and now it’s Cape Town’s turn!

Outsmart The Flu With UberHEALTH

Flu season is just around the corner and trying to squeeze in your latest flu shot may not be at the top of your to-do list. Not to worry, because UberHEALTH is back! We’ve partnered with Discovery and Dis-Chem to bring you flu vaccinations on-demand, between 10:00 AM and 15:00 PM on Friday, 22 April 2016.

Ride to Win a Customised Hurricane Surfboard!

The sun is shining, the weather is sweet and you’re about to ride those waves in style! Durban is renowned for its beautiful beaches and trendy surf culture, so being Uber, we’re giving YOU the chance to win 1 of 5 customised Hurricane surfboards from Pollywog. How can Durbanites get on top of the board? Simply […]

Uber in SA – The Road So Far

It’s been 2.5 years since Uber hit the streets of South Africa, and it’s been an absolutely exhilarating ride. Thank you for letting us move you in the last 2.5 years, Mzansi! As part of this incredible adventure, we thought we’d crunch a few numbers and let you know exactly how much you’ve moved us. As of […]