By now, you’ve probably experienced, or at least heard of, the many perks of using Uber. After all, more than 8 million users have taken 1 billion rides with Uber (and counting!). But do you know about uberPOOL, which lets you share your ride—and split the cost—with other riders who are taking a similar route? […]
Many commuters are already choosing to share a ride on uberPOOL every day, but those expenses can add up. Beginning today, commuters in New York City who have a WageWorks® Commuter Benefits Account can pay for uberPOOL rides with pre-tax dollars. Learn how to commute smarter today.
uberPOOL matches you with riders headed in the same direction, allowing you to share your ride and the cost. But often, when you request uberPOOL, you end up getting more than just an affordable ride. You get a story. Hear from riders around the world about their touching, funny, and surprising uberPOOL stories.
Imagine buying an airline ticket without knowing the full fare until the end of your trip. Yes, that sounds odd—but it’s what happens with many Uber trips today. We moved to upfront, per trip fares—just like airlines and hotels—two years ago when we launched uberPOOL. Knowing how much a ride will cost in advance is clearly something riders appreciate: today uberPOOL accounts for over 20 percent of all rides globally. And we now want more riders globally to benefit from this feature.
This Earth Day discover the history of slug lines and how innovative products like uberPOOL are making an impact in cities around the world by getting more people into fewer cars.
This year for Halloween, our car icons in the app are joining in on the fun and dressing up in costume. They’ve been busy trying to find the perfect costume to match their unique personalities, just in time for All Hallows’ Eve.
With so many goblins and ghouls roaming the streets on All Hallows’ Eve, things can get a little spooky. Here are some Uber tips so you have a safe night with treats and no tricks.
As NYC Fashion Week comes to a close in February 2015, we use #UberData to show why those jumping between events should try UberPOOL.
The following is a guest post by Bill Gurley, a General Partner at Benchmark and Board Director at Uber, which originally appeared on his blog, “Above the Crowd.”