Nominate your driver for Uber’s Sixth Star Award

24 hours a day, 365 days a year, we can get around safely thanks to the hardworking drivers on the Uber system. It’s time we return the favor. We’re celebrating our 2 year anniversary of uberX in Portland by launching the Sixth Star Award, which honors partners who go above and beyond in providing outstanding service to Uber riders. Before November 1 at […]

Free Beach Bags On Demand in Portland

In case you didn’t know, the best way to beat the summer swelter is by heading to your favorite body of water and diving right in. On Friday, August 5, we’re helping you take water-filled weekends to the next level by partnering with some of our favorite brands to deliver all the gear you need […]

Free #UberIceCream in Portland, ME

Helado. Aisukurīmu. Crème glacée. Sorvete. No matter how you say it, ice cream is delicious in every language. There’s a shared love for this frozen treat — one that transcends seasons, borders, and cultures. That’s why one day every year Uber brings the ice cream to you — no matter where you are. It’s that […]

Get your summer started with Uber

With summer right around the corner, it’s time to fire up the grill and crack open the cooler. Whether you’ll be sticking around town or on your first beach getaway of the year, you can count on Uber for your safe ride home this holiday weekend. This summer, we’ve got you covered in more than 60 beach […]

Save Some Green This Earth Day

This Earth Day #DitchYourKeys and keep our planet green. We’re adding an easy way to take an alternative transportation method to and from wherever you need to go. Request UberGREEN and you’ll get a ride in one of the many hybrid or electric vehicles available in Portland. Request UberGREEN For Hybrid + Electric Vehicles Friday 4/22, […]

Uber Expands Across Maine

Get ready to roll, Bangor, Orono, Lewiston, and Auburn – uberX will be available in your city on Wednesday, March 23rd at 4:00PM!

Riding Past One Year In Portland

Earlier this month marked our first Uberversary in Portland! Over the course of the year, we’ve provided tens of thousands of safe, reliable rides all with a tap to a smartphone. On average, Portland riders had their Uber come in just 4 minutes and 10 seconds! The map below shows all the ground we’ve covered […]

A Permanent Home for Uber in Maine

Last week, the Maine State Legislature joined over 20 states by passing a bill that supports more transportation options for riders and enables job opportunities for hundreds of local drivers. This legislation preserves the Uber you know and love, and it creates a permanent home for ridesharing in Maine. None of this would have been […]