We’re Arriving In The Desert For Festival Season!

We’re excited to announce that Uber is returning to the Coachella Valley to bring you safe and convenient rides during the upcoming festival season. And we’re not only coming for the festivals – we’re here to stay! April marks the official launch of Uber in Palm Springs, and we can’t think of a better way to celebrate than enjoying great music under the desert sun.

This year, we’re bringing uberX, BLACK, SUV, and STRETCH (yes, limos!) with us to the desert. Read on to learn more!


GETTING TO: Cars will be available throughout the Palm Springs area. You’ll be dropped off at the designated pickup & drop off area located in Lot 1C near the corner of Avenue 49 and Monroe (see map below).

LEAVING FROM: When you’re ready to head home (or keep the party going), cruise on over to the fully decked out Uber Lounge in Lot 1C where our awesome team will help you request a ride. Please do not request a ride inside the festival – all requests must be made at the Uber Lounge!



Today marks the official price drop of uberX in Palm Springs at rates 25% cheaper than a taxi! We not only have the new lower rates, but uberX and Black Cars will be permanently available in the Palm Springs area and there will be cars on the system 24/7. You can view our permanent rates here.


From April 11th – 28th, we’ll also have UberSUV and a special UberSTRETCH limo option fully stocked so you can cruise around the desert with your entire entourage.

  • UberSUV will include a $15 base fare and $25 minimum fare
    • Rates will be charged at $0.55 / minute + $4.25 / mile
    • This car type seats up to 6 passengers
  • UberSTRETCH will include a $30 base fare and $75 minimum fare
    • Rates will be charged at $1.10 / minute + $8.50 / mile
    • This car type seats up to 10 passengers, and all riders must be 21 or older
    • Fare split with up to 9 of your friends so you don’t get stuck footing the bill!


Don’t want to fight the traffic to the desert? Sit back, relax, and let us do the driving with these awesome flat rates from LA/OC to and from Palm Springs:

LA:   uberX: $149 | BLACK: $299 | SUV: $399
OC:   uberX: $129 | BLACK: $279 | SUV: $379

For more information about fun stuff we’re doing this month in the desert, click here.

Enjoy the festivals, and Uber on!

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