4 Years Moving DC

It’s been 4 years since our launch in DC.

From elections and inaugurations, to marathons and marches on the National Mall—DC never stops moving, and since launching in 2011, neither have we.


Since launching, 2.36 million individuals have taken a trip and over $500 million has been paid out to local driver-partners.

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With the support of riders and driver-partners alike, we’ve been able to provide safe, affordable, reliable transportation options in DC and beyond the beltway. Over the years, you’ve rallied to support us when it comes to petitions, letters, and even tweets of support. Thanks to you, we’ve been able to do a lot together in the past 4 years.

“We’re offering a real alternative to a world that looks like a parking lot
and moves like a traffic jam.”—Travis K

The introduction of specialized products like wheelchair accessible vehicles and an uberX option featuring a car seat for parents on the go have allowed us to expand our offerings to more Washingtonians than ever. And with the recent introduction of uberPOOL, riders like you have the opportunity to help reduce congestion and emissions, and remove cars from the road.

DC, thanks for coming along for the ride and hold on, we’re just getting started.

Featured articles

Uber for Business now makes it easy to give your customers a ride

We’re excited to expand the Uber for Business platform beyond business travel, to include a world-class customer transportation solution, Uber Central. With Uber Central, organizations of all shapes and sizes can now easily provide on-demand, door-to-door transportation for their customers, clients, and guests.

UberEATS: Using technology to build a reliable food delivery experience

A little over a year ago, we set out to put a new spin on an old classic–make reliable food delivery available at the tap of a button. Back then, we started by offering food in the UberEATS app from 1,000 pioneering restaurant partners in four cities. And today, more than 40,000 restaurants globally–from poke shops to pasta spots–are sharing food with customers through UberEATS. With a growing restaurant community comes more choices and more complexity. So we’re cooking up features to continue to make UberEATS easy and reliable. Here is a taste–

Let’s take care of each other

This flu season, we’re delivering free flu-fighting care packages across the country. When you receive a pack, you’ll have the option to request a free flu shot from a registered nurse–for up to 5 people.