KC, Your Uber Has Arrived… And It’s FREE!

Uber has arrived in the City of Fountains! Just in time for the return of summer, uberX offers a safe, convenient, and reliable way to get around town. Starting today, you can request a ride with the tap of a button and we’re bringing it to you FREE for 2 weeks.


How it works:

  • Already have Uber? Enter promo code KCFREE under ‘Promotions’ in your app or text KCFREE to 827-222
  • New to Uber? Download the app or sign up below with promo code KCFREE
  • Receive 10 FREE uberX rides, up to $30 off per ride
  • FREE rides end on May 23rd; valid only in Kansas City area

And we’re not the only ones pumped that uberX is now in Kansas City! KC Chiefs star running back Jamaal Charles helped us kick off the launch as our Rider Zero, enjoying the first uberX ride this morning. Because even Jamaal knows, nothing beats a reliable, comfortable ride to practice – at an Uber-awesome price 🙂


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What is uberX?

In Kansas City, uberX ridesharing offers Uber reliability at prices cheaper than a taxi! Drivers on uberX have mid-range or hybrid vehicles in a variety of colors and styles, with seating to accomodate up to four passengers. To maintain the Uber standard you expect, all drivers pass Uber’s rigorous screening process. In order to be an uberX driver in Kansas City, drivers must pass:

As always, your safety and satisfaction remain our highest priority. All Uber rides are backed by the driver’s insurance policy as well as our corporate insurance policy, and you will always have the option to rate every driver and contribute to the quality with your feedback.


Start enjoying your free rides today! If you don’t see an uberX at first, don’t worry! We’re still in the testing phase, so there may be times when availability is limited. Just refresh your Uber app after a few minutes to request a ride & you’ll be on your way. Questions? Comments? Hit us up at supportkc@uber.com , or tweet us @Uber_KC! uberX on, Team Uber KC