Make the very best of every ride
Tap. Tap? Tap!
The “where am I” tap
To be used with map in hand in a foreign country
The “quick exit” tap
To be used during an awful blind date
The “retail challenge” tap
To be used while carrying an armload of bags
The “wanderlust” tap
To be used at the airport with passport in hand
The “5 more minutes” tap
To be used when you’ve overslept and have bed head
The “dreadful weather” tap
To be used in a torrential downpour or summer storm
Break the ice and step up your driver chats
“What language would you love to know how to speak?”
“If you only had 24 hrs in this city, what would you do?"
“Have you ever had a famous rider?”
“What’s the city’s best kept secret?”
Earn your 5-star rating
It’s a car, not a snack bar!
Who doesn’t love fries? Your driver when you’ve spilled them in their back seat. No ketchup, please.
Gum wrappers? Check. Empty water bottle? Check.
If you don’t want it anymore, neither does your driver.
Deciding what to wear?
Nail your best look before you request your Uber ride. Then you’re ready to roll when they are.
Not feeling chatty today?
That’s OK! But you can still be polite, right?
Know where to stand for your pickup
Hint: not on a corner!
“Maybe the superhero didn’t feel like flying today.”
The forgotten red cape
“Britain's best-loved spy is working undercover tonight.”
The forgotten tuxedo
“The sky must have been too crowded with all these drones!”
The forgotten jetpack
“He ain’t heavy, he’s… wait, where is he?”
The forgotten brother
“Because sometimes real life is better than the game.”
The forgotten games console
Here’s a look back at what you don’t miss
Searching for an ATM
Checking for directions
Hailing a late-night ride
Going to a gas station
Looking for a parking spot
Most epic first trips in the history of everything.
Ferdinand Magellan sailed around the world.
The Wright brothers took the first airplane into the sky.
Sir Edmund Hillary summited Mount Everest.
The Soviet dog Laika became the first animal to orbit the earth.
Neil Armstrong was first to step foot on the moon.
You took your first Uber ride.
Got a question? Ask away.
“Where can I get great ice cream?”
“Where’s good for pizza?”
“Quiet park to chill in the sun?”
“Is there a restaurant where I can take my dog?”
“Can you tell me the best place in town for fries?”
“I want to go dancing, but without a load of tourists.”
More than a driver
Randy: student and painter
Originally an LA native, Randy grew up in Minnesota, Mexico, and several different LA neighborhoods.
Dianne: app developer and dreamer
Dianne's a Chicago native, born and raised in the city's Hyde Park and Beverly neighborhoods.
Jose: marine biology student
Jose moved to LA from Mexico to be closer to his family and seek new opportunities.