The era of 10 million begins with Uber Seoul
We are super pumped to announce the official launch of Uber Seoul. After a month or so of testing, we have fully rolled out Ubers in our first city with over 10 million in population!
Just 48 hours after Uber Taipei’s big launch, Uber Seoul followed up with an exciting couple of days this week, starting with our launch celebration on Wednesday and capping off with our CEO Travis Kalanick’s keynote speech at the Smart Cloud Show, a tech conference hosted by the City of Seoul and Chosun Biz. What a week for Uber in Asia!
Be sure to take advantage of our promo code, “SeoulLaunch” to receive 25,000 KRW off your next ride, valid through September 30th.
If you haven’t already signed up, here is how to get started:
- Download the Uber app for your Android or iOS and register an account with your VISA or MasterCard.
- Go to “Promotions” section in your app and enter “SeoulLaunch”
- Select pickup location and request a ride: don’t worry about waiting outside in the heat or rain: you can see exactly where your driver is, and you’ll get an SMS notification when your car arrives.
Team Uber Seoul
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