Uber Is Heating Up South Florida!

The Uber Florida family is growing — today, uberX is rolling into Ft. Lauderdale and West Palm Beach! We’ve had an awesome time bringing safe, affordable and stylish transportation to the streets of Miami this summer. And now, South Florida residents in neighboring Ft. Lauderdale and West Palm Beach can also enjoy the convenience, safety and reliability of requesting a ride with the push of a button. 



To celebrate our expansion in the Sunshine State, we’re bringing you a cool deal

How It Works

  • Tell friends to sign up for Uber using your referral code.
  • For every friend who signs up and rides, you each get one free ride (up to $30).
  • Track your rides in your account — earn as many as you want!

Questions About uberX?

We’ve got answers! In Ft. Lauderdale and West Palm, our ridesharing service, uberX, offers Uber reliability with prices 27% 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 partner in Florida, drivers must pass:

As always, your safety remains 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. Sounds great, right? Sign up now and see for yourself!


If you don’t see uberX at first, don’t worry! While we’re growing, there may be times when availability is limited. Just refresh your Uber app after a few minutes to request a ride and you’ll be on your way. Uber’s most reliable coverage in your area can be found here, but will be rapidly expanding around your city.

Check out a few sample fares from the area:

  • Fort Lauderdale Airport to S Ocean Dr: $14
  • E Sunrise Blvd to Ft Lauderdale Beach Park: $7
  • Downtown West Palm to Southend: $12

Start riding today! Questions? Shoot us a note here or tweet us: @Uber_Miami.

Ride on,

Team Uber Florida

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