Trick or Treat Safely This Halloween

Every Halloween, ghosts and goblins and other creepy creatures emerge from all corners of the city for an evening of frightening fun. Between the costumes, candy and warm apple cider, having a spook-tacular Halloween is easy. Navigating the nightmarish streets on one of the busiest nights of the year, however, isn’t.

We’ve got a few tips to help you and your guests “trick or treat” safely to and from your Monster Mash.

UBER HALLOWEEN PRO TIPS

FARE SPLIT & SAVE Grab your friends, request a ride and SPLIT. An uberX ride shared among four friends in Center City could cost you as little as $2! En route to a masquerade ball? Request UberBLACK for as little as $3 per person. If you are trick or treating with up to six friends, request an SUV. Learn how to fare split here.

AVOID HIGH FARES

Demand will be high and surge pricing may kick in to encourage more drivers to get out there so that we can connect you with the most reliable rides on the road. Remember, you will always be notified when prices are higher than normal. You can also request an additional notification to be sent when surge pricing ends. And don’t forget, if one vehicle option is surging, check others!

Surge drop

CONFIRM YOUR DRIVER

After you request a ride, call or text your driver to confirm your location and ensure a smooth pickup. You will also see your driver’s name, picture, license plate number and vehicle type. When the car rolls up, make sure your driver’s information matches what’s in the app. If it doesn’t, don’t get in!

KEEP IT CLEAN

Let’s be honest, you wouldn’t want to ride in a car covered in Blue Man Group paint, would you? Neither do your fellow riders. Keeping the glitter and face paint off the seats will help keep more cars on the road.

LOST ITEMS & SUPPORT

Forget your magic wand in an Uber? Not to worry. Get in touch with your driver by submitting a ticket to riders.uber.com/lost. We will have 24/7 support available throughout the weekend and we will respond to your concerns ASAP.


REQUEST A HALLOWEEN PARTY CODE!

Forget the candy—request your own unique party code and treat your friends to FREE Uber rides so they can get safely to and from your Monster Mash.

  • Click HERE to request your Halloween code
  • Within minutes of submitting your request, you will receive a customized email with your code
  • Forward the email to friends, family, and coworkers, offering them a free first ride, up to $30.

The rider with the most code applies will win $250 in Uber trip discounts to use this fall! Request your code HERE now!

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