South Africa, cash payments experiment starts today

South Africa, you asked and we listened. Choice is a beautiful thing and from today, many of you will be able to pay for Uber rides using a card or cash. That’s right – you get all the Uber awesomeness and even more options when it comes to paying for your ride. If paying in cash – simply choose the CASH option, take a ride and pay the fare directly to your driver at the end of the trip.

Celebrating our #UberHEROES

In today’s society, heroes are everyday people who work hard, are honest and have integrity. Those that are able to emerge victoriously through trying situations. The Late Nelson Mandela said “When people are determined they can achieve anything.” With that in mind, Uber would like to celebrate and recognise a few of our extraordinary driver-partners […]

Business Profiles: An Easier Way To Ride For Work And Play

New to Uber? Sign up here & enter the code PROTIPS for a free first ride up to R150! Millions of business rides are taken on Uber every week, but the magic of Uber can be lost in the stress of keeping work and personal trips separate. When it comes to filing expenses, finding the right receipt, […]

UberGIVING – Els for Autism

This World Autism Awareness Day, we’re partnering with Els for Autism to support them in their mission to help people on the autism spectrum fulfil their potential to lead positive, productive and rewarding lives.

Protected: Abuja, Your uberX is Arriving Now!

There is no excerpt because this is a protected post.

Uber and Microsoft Lumia Bring You the #BatmanvSuperman Preview Screening

To celebrate the release of Batman v Superman: Dawn Of Justice in cinema, Microsoft Lumia and Uber are giving YOU the chance to be one of the first in South Africa to see this epic 3D blockbuster on Wednesday 23rd March!

UBER celebrates driver-partners at our Partner Appreciation Week

Last week we proudly celebrated driver-partners in Johannesburg during a week-long Partner Appreciation Week hosted at WesBank, during 23 – 27 February. Our corporate partners such as WesBank, Barloworld, Imperial, Bidvest McCarthy, GIB, Unitrans, Pace Car Rental, Proserv and Telkom joined us at the event with each providing a stand with exciting offers. This also […]

SA Monthly Newsletter

Vehicle Solutions We’re pleased to share that we now have hundreds of driver-partners supported through the Vehicle Solutions Programme in South Africa. Excitingly, drivers with a rating above 4.65 and more than 500 completed trips will now be eligible to apply for the WesBank Full Maintenance Lease, where you will be able to select a […]

The Best NYE Parties in Johannesburg

The holidays are swingin’, which means New Year’s Eve is right around the corner. Uber Johannesburg has got your rundown of all the raucous receptions in the city on NYE. THE BEST NYE PARTIES IN JOHANNESBURG We’ve partnered with these swanky soirees on 2015’s final night. Cinderella Ball: New Year’s Eve Manor House Dinner and Dance at […]

UberMECHANIC: Flat Tyre Got You Stuck?

Joburg has taken up the challenge, and so have we! Avoid being left behind the pack and getting stuck with a flat! During the Momentum 947 Cycle Challenge and you can request an uberMECHANIC from your Uber app and save yourself some precious energy. On Sunday 15th November, you can request uberMECHANIC, the on-demand bicycle mechanic […]