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5 ways Uber makes last minute travel plans less stressful

November 30, 2017 | US
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Last minute travel is inevitable around the holidays. Whether it’s a spur of the moment vacation or a family member stranded at the airport, unexpected travel is bound to pop up. Luckily, Uber is here to help make those last minute plans less stressful.

Here’s how Uber makes travel easy


Worldwide access 

With Uber in over 600 cities around the world, there’s no need to download additional ridesharing apps or figure out how to hail a car in a foreign country. Just open your Uber app and enjoy the ride.

Schedule your ride to the airport

Did cabin fever drive you to book a trip? We get it. With our Scheduled Rides feature, you can book a ride beforehand and then focus on perfecting your packing list. Every airport has a different set of rules and regulations. Make sure to check out our airports page to ensure a seamless travel experience.

Options for every traveler

From having an absurd amount of luggage to treating your date to a fancy night out on the town, there’s an Uber for every occasion. Check out which options are available in your market and request whichever ride fits your needs.

24/7 availability 

Need to buy a last minute gift? With the unpredictability of the holiday season, rest easy knowing that you can get a ride at the tap of a button, no matter the time (or day).

Share the cost

The holiday season usually means a calendar full of parties and social events. If you’re out on the town with friends and are looking to save some money, check out our Split Fare feature to share your ride and split the cost.


No matter where you’re headed this December, Uber is here to make sure your travel plans are less stressful. Have a wonderful holiday season and enjoy the ride.