Beginning Wednesday, January 13 at 2pm, you can share your ride and split the cost by being matched with someone traveling the same way—making your fare 30% cheaper than uberX.
uberPOOL is an option that lets you share your ride and split the cost. We’ll match you with other riders taking a similar routes and you’ll each pay only for your portion of the trip. With a new product, there comes a lot of questions.
Last week we hosted an event to celebrate the Women Who Move Toronto. We’re excited to hold more appreciation events to celebrate our female driver-partners who’ve gone above and beyond to provide exceptional service to riders.
Voting on election day is a big decision. We want you to think about what’s important to you – not how you’re going to get to and from the polls. That’s why we’re offering new Uber users rides to and from the polls for free up to $15 each way on October 19 across the Canadian cities we operate in.
Uber driver-partners refer their friends and family to join the Uber platform every day. To show our thanks to our passionate advocates, we’re thrilled to announce that we’ll be giving away a brand new 2016 Chevrolet Cruze at the end of October 2015!
Since last September, nearly 2,000 Scarborough residents have earned extra income as uberX driver partners and that number is growing by leaps and bounds. Uber is announcing today that we will work to recruit 4,000 new drivers in Scarborough by the Fall of 2016.
Is Toronto a city that has embraced innovation to solve our biggest transportation challenges? Or have we fallen further behind because of regulatory inflexibility and political indecision? Uber is ready to commit to a long-term partnership with Toronto, working under smart regulations, to create jobs and improve transportation and congestion in our great city. Let’s look ahead to the future and get to work.
It’s been one year since we launched uberX in Toronto! To celebrate, let’s take a walk down memory lane and reflect on the journey.
Uber is thrilled to announce a relationship with Intact Financial, Canada’s largest home, auto and business insurer. We have been working with Intact Financial to develop an innovative, new insurance plan for ridesharing in Canada that we hope will come to market soon. This plan will be the first of its kind designed exclusively for the ridesharing industry in Canada.
More than 13,000 uberX driver-partners call Toronto home and are playing a vital role in safely transporting Torontonians across our beautiful city. In August alone, Toronto uberX driver-partners will complete tens of thousands of trips, helping riders reliably get to where they need to go.