Why ride with Uber
Rides on demand
Get a reliable ride in minutes, at the tap of a button.
Compare prices on every kind of ride, from daily commutes to special evenings out.
An easy way to get around
Relax and let your driver take you where you want to go.
Your safety matters
Peace of mind is designed into your experience.
Tell your loved ones where you are. Keep your contact details confidential. Get help at the tap of a button.
An inclusive community
We are millions of riders and drivers who share Community Guidelines and depend on one another to do the right thing.
Help if you need it
Get 24/7 support in the app for any questions or safety concerns you might have.
Ways to ride in the area
Premium zero-emission cars
Affordable rides, all to yourself
Newer cars with extra legroom
Affordable rides for groups up to 6
Affordable rides for you and your pet
Send packages to friends & family
Luxury rides by the hour with professional drivers
Luxury rides with professional drivers
Luxury rides for 6 with professional drivers
Local taxi-cabs at the tap of a button
UberX Car Seat
Affordable, everyday rides equipped with car seats
Black Car Seat
Luxury rides equipped with a car seat
Black SUV Car Seat
Luxury rides for up to 6, equipped with a car seat
Everywhere that you travel
The app is available in thousands of cities worldwide, so you can request a ride even when you’re far from home.
You can get a ride to and from most major airports. Schedule a ride to the airport for one less thing to worry about.
Rent the perfect car for your next trip with Uber Carshare
Whether you need to pick up a car for a quick trip to the shops or grab a van to move house, Uber Carshare has you covered with cars, utes or vans available to hire across the country.
Where you can rent with Uber Carshare across Australia
With thousands of cars across Australia, you can rent a vehicle with Uber Carshare wherever you may be going.
- Uber Carshare in Adelaide
- Uber Carshare in Brisbane
- Uber Carshare in Canberra
- Uber Carshare in Darwin
- Uber Carshare in Hobart
- Uber Carshare in Melbourne
- Uber Carshare in Perth
- Uber Carshare in Sydney
Ways people move around the world
The Uber app gives you the power to get where you want to go with access to different types of rides across more than 10,000 cities.
Top questions from riders
- How do I create an account?
Download the Uber app from the App Store or Google Play, then create an account with your email address and mobile phone number. A payment method is also needed before you can request a ride.
- Are driver-partners screened?
Yes. Every driver-partner passes criminal background screening and driving history checks before they can drive using the Uber app.
- Are cars checked for safety?
Driver-partners in Australia must have current CTP (or equivalent) insurance, at least third party property damage insurance, pass an annual vehicle inspection and meet local regulatory requirements for ridesharing vehicles. Some cities also have additional safety and insurance requirements.
- Can I use Uber without a smartphone?
- What forms of payment are accepted?
Every Uber trip in Australia is cashless – payment options include credit or debit card, PayPal, Uber Gift Card and Google Pay. Once your trip ends, your securely-stored payment method is automatically charged and your receipt is sent to your inbox immediately.
Certain requirements and features vary by country, region and city.