Your Meeting is Our Priority
Through user surveys, we’ve found that people using Uber during the evenings and weekends actually do need us during the week. You need a driver they can trust, and that won’t break the bank. You need the night time sleek to be matched by day time utility. That’s exactly Uber.
You may have heard Uber’s bringing the heat with the current, two-week Ride and Shine Morning Special! You get picked up in professional limos and town cars in the a.m. for the price of a taxi. But how can you take advantage of this amazingly Uber offer???
When you have a meeting in the city and your schedule is tight, here’s how you can make Uber work best for you…
- Request: Uber’s average pickup time is 8m 27s. This means that you can hit the button on your phone or shoot off a quick text at the end of a meeting and be on your way quickly. We recommend planning ahead by about 10 minutes to allow for any hiccups, but good luck moving around this smoothly in the city using those yellow cars :)
- Arrival: When your driver arrives, he’ll alert you about 2 minutes in advance. If you think you’ll be more than 2-3 minutes, feel free to give the driver a quick ring. The drivers working with Uber are here and excited to serve, so they’re happy to work with you to make the experience perfect.
- Punctuality: Your meeting is important, and getting you there safely and on-time is important to us. Make sure to plan accordingly and Uber will get you to your meeting or to the airport on time!
- Records: You’ll receive an email of your trip fare (no need to pay any cash or even tip during the ride) and it will be automatically charged to your account, much like iTunes. The email receipt makes for an easy way to file, expense or track costs (if you go to the website, you can view all of your trips visually as well as the details of cost, mileage, etc.).
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.