Uber Launching in Columbia with Free Rides

Last updated: 7 Dec 2015

Columbia, your Uber has arrived! Starting at 11AM today, CoMo residents will have access to the convenience and reliability of Uber, and rides will be FREE for one week to celebrate. Whether you’re going to the airport to catch a flight or in need of a ride home from a night out, Uber will be there to help you get around town at the touch of a button!


How does it work?

  • Enter promo code COMOFREE under ‘Promotions’ in your app or text COMOFREE to 827-222
  • New to Uber? Download the app (iOSAndroid or Windows Phone) or sign up below with promo code COMOFREE
  • Enjoy 5 FREE uberX rides, up to $25 off per trip
  • FREE rides through Thursday, Oct. 16 – valid only in Columbia

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How much will uberX cost after the promotion?

uberX Rates in Columbia

uberX Rates in Columbia

Sample Fares

  • Downtown Columbia to the football stadium – $9
  • Campus to the mall – $15
  • Downtown Columbia to Columbia Regional Airport – $33


What is uberX?

In Columbia, our ridesharing service uberX offers Uber reliability with prices more than 30% cheaper than a taxi. Our uberX driver partners have mid-range or hybrid vehicles in a variety of colors and styles, with seating for up to four passengers. To maintain the Uber standard you expect, all driver partners must undergo Uber’s rigorous screening process. In order to be an uberX driver-partner in Columbia, a person must pass:

  • A screening process, including a driving and criminal history check
  • Ongoing quality controls

As always, your safety and satisfaction remain our highest priority. All Uber rides are backed by our insurance policy, and you will always have the option to rate every driver to help ensure the highest quality experience.

Start enjoying your free rides today! If you don’t see an uberX at first, don’t worry! Availability may be limited at times while we’re offering free rides. Just refresh your Uber app after a few minutes to request a ride, and you’ll be on your way.

Questions? Pumped Uber is rolling into Columbia? Let us know @Uber_KC or shoot us a note here.

Uber on!

Team Uber Missouri