Turn your Tesco Clubcard vouchers into rides with Uber

We’ve joined forces with Tesco Clubcard to provide a unique offer for UK Tesco Clubcard customers. If you’re a Clubcard customer, you can now redeem vouchers for credits to ride with Uber. Plus, Clubcard is tripling their value. For example, if you’ve got £10 on your Clubcard account, you can redeem £30 of Uber credit. […]

Pride 2017

Celebrating Pride 2017 with you. Pride celebrations and parades will be taking place all over the UK’s major cities this summer, and we’ll be there to help you jump from parade to party, with some surprises in-app too. We’ve created some rainbow-hued features in the app, especially for Pride. Keep an eye out for a […]

Celebrating Pride 2017 with you

This weekend London will celebrate and champion love, equality and acceptance as Pride kicks off in the capital. The biggest LGBT+ parade in the UK is happening in London this Saturday, with over 750,000 people expected to take to the heart of the West End to join the event. The fun doesn’t stop there though. […]

5 years moving London

Five years ago today a 30 minute journey from St Paul’s to Chelsea marked the first ever Uber trip in London. Back in 2012 – before we launched our affordable uberX option the following summer – we only had luxury cars available. Since then we’ve helped millions of Londoners get from A to B at […]

Uber partners with IPSE to announce illness and injury cover offer for drivers

As part of our continuing work to build on the initiatives we launched for partners earlier this year, we’re very excited to announce a partnership with the Association of Independent Professionals and the Self-Employed (IPSE), giving drivers access to a range of benefits and protections.

More electric cars on the road in London

We are proud to announce plans to expand the number of fully electric vehicles available on our app in London. These plans build on our existing efforts to help tackle air pollution in the capital. Already more than 60 per cent of Uber journey miles in London take place in hybrid cars and shared journeys […]

An update on our legal challenge to TfL

On Friday 3rd March, we received the results of a legal challenge we brought against Transport for London on some of the new rules they introduced for Private Hire drivers and operators.

Helping partner-drivers get the most out of Uber

Today, we’re proud to announce a range of new products and features for drivers who use the app across the UK.

Valentine’s Day in London: 5 romantic date spots

With its sparkling skyline, dreamy domes and spires, historic bridges, and elegant city parks, London is one of the world’s most romantic destinations. Whether you’re seeking the perfect picnic spot for a first date, planning an intimate anniversary dinner, or want to ‘pop the question’ in a dazzling setting, this guide to London’s most romantic places […]

An easier way to say thanks

Introducing Compliments. When a rider leaves a compliment a notification will show up on the driver’s home screen letting them know what they did to make a rider’s day.