Orlando

Destination Guide: Things To Do in Downtown Orlando

Downtown Orlando can provide days of entertainment for visitors of all ages. Parks, museums, restaurants, live theater, and nightlife all await your exploration. Although the city does have some public transportation, Uber is the best way to travel in Orlando. Plus, if you use uberXL, you can comfortably get your whole group around town without […]

Where to Eat If You’re a Vegan in Orlando

Just as in other big cities around the country, Orlando has experienced a renaissance of vegan, aka plant-based, food of late. Whatever its name, the City Beautiful’s kitchens are indeed turning out some beautiful, animal-free food. Here are a few of our favorites. Ethos Vegan Kitchen One of the oldest vegan restaurants in Orlando—Winter Park […]

Destination Spotlight: Disney and Other Family Spots in Orlando

When you think of Orlando, sunshine, theme parks, and costume characters often come to mind. Aside from those great experiences, Orlando is full of a wide variety of adventures for you and your family to enjoy. At first, it can seem overwhelming when you see how much Orlando has to offer, but having a game […]

The Top Five Spots in Orlando to Satisfy Late Night Cravings

When a late-night craving strikes, visitors to (and residents of) Orlando are well taken care of. Neighborhoods around downtown offer something to suit every taste, from fusion tacos to fluffy pancakes. Fear not the after-dark snack emergency—here are our top picks for a case of the midnight munchies. Tako Cheena Serving up Asian fusion tacos […]

Cities Driving Innovation

In March, we announced an exciting, first-of-its-kind pilot program with the city of Altamonte Springs to improve transportation access within the community. We are thrilled to announce that four other cities are joining as we expand this program beyond Altamonte Springs to Lake Mary, Longwood, Maitland, and Sanford. Starting today, these cities will subsidize 20% […]

Uber and Altamonte Springs launch pilot program to improve transportation access

The ability to tap a button and have a car pull up in just minutes transformed transportation for millions of riders across the world. While many cities have been slow to react to this change, some are finding creative ways to embrace innovation. Today, Uber and the City of Altamonte Springs are launching a first-of-its-kind pilot […]

Introducing uberFAMILY (car seats) to Orlando

Riding with Uber just became more accessible than ever for you and your family. No car seat? No problem. The new uberFAMILY option is going live within your Uber app on Wednesday, March 2, and will allow you to request a driver who will pick you up with a car seat available for your child. Traveling […]

Okeechobee Music and Arts Festival 2016

We have partnered with our friends at Okeechobee Music and Arts Festival to make getting you to and from the grounds simple and stress free. There are many ways to incorporate Uber into your journey into the Portal. Flat Fares*: We are offering flat fares from 5 locations across South and Central Florida, with both […]

Happy Birthday, Orlando!

A year ago today we began providing riders throughout Orlando with access to safe, reliable transportation. While we wish we could throw a party to thank each and every person who’s helped us get here, we thought it’d be more ‘Uber’ if we brought the party to you. IN CELEBRATION OF OUR FIRST UBERVERSARY, FROM […]