Life, Liberty and the Pursuit of Your Uber!
Is there a better city to celebrate this 4th of July holiday than the one where it all started? Get around the birthplace of America responsibly this holiday weekend by taking Uber to and from your picnics, parties, and firework festivities.
The Wawa Welcome America Festival and fireworks are spectacular ways to spend Independence Day, but keep in mind this means detours and delays throughout the city.
Uber Philly Fireworks: Drop-off/Pick-up Locations
Check out the map below for an idea of suggested pick up locations if you plan to party on the Parkway.
Walk a few blocks north or south BEFORE requesting your ride. Below Cherry St or above Spring Garden are safe bets! Pay close attention to your pin location to ensure you and your driver are both headed to the right spot.
POST-FIREWORKS PRO TIPS:driver
- Get into the right Uber. After you request a driver we give you a few tidbits in the app to help you make sure you hop into the correct car. Three things in the app you can verify: The name of the driver, car type, and license plate.
- Surge Pricing. We suggest you read up on how surge pricing works to familiarize yourself with the process. Surge pricing does drop, so stay put and enjoy the festivities while you wait for demand to reduce.
- Fare Split. Traveling with friends? Don’t forget to use fare split to help keep costs down. Go here to learn more about how fare splitting works.
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.
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–
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.