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Vehicle requirements

Dallas-Fort Worth

Does your vehicle qualify to drive with Uber? Most four-door cars do, but requirements vary by vehicle option. And if you don't have a vehicle, there are options specifically designed for Uber drivers that can help you get one.

Minimum requirements

  • 15-year-old vehicle or newer
  • 4-door vehicle
  • Good condition with no cosmetic damage
  • No commercial branding

Registration

Uber accepts both official and temporary registration documents. The vehicle does not need to be registered in your name to qualify.

Insurance

All partners must maintain their own insurance policy in accordance with state and local laws. In addition, Uber maintains automobile liability insurance on behalf of all U.S. partners.

Vehicle options in Dallas – Fort Worth

uberX

Most newer cars qualify to drive with uberX, the most popular vehicle option for riders.

Additional requirements

  • 4-door vehicle with independently opening passenger doors
  • Have 5 factory-installed seats and seat belts
  • Working windows and air conditioning
  • No vans, box trucks, or similar vehicles
  • No taxi cabs, government cars, or other marked vehicles
  • No salvaged or rebuilt vehicles
  • No aftermarket seating modifications, such as installed seats, seat belts, or BedRyder systems

uberXL

Seat extra passengers—and earn higher fares—with your high-capacity vehicle.

Additional requirements

  • 4-door vehicle with independently opening passenger doors
  • Have 7 factory-installed seats and seat belts
  • Working windows and air conditioning
  • No vans, box trucks, or similar vehicles
  • No taxi cabs, government cars, or other marked vehicles
  • No salvaged or rebuilt vehicles
  • No aftermarket seating modifications, such as installed seats, seat belts, or BedRyder systems

uberSELECT

Mid-tier luxury sedans command higher fares. See our list of eligible vehicle models below.

Additional requirements

  • Leather or vinyl interior with no tears
  • Seat at least 4 passengers in addition to the driver
  • Working windows and air conditioning
  • No full-sized vans or trucks
  • No taxi cabs, government cars, or other marked vehicles
  • No salvaged or rebuilt vehicles
  • 4.75+ driver rating, 50+ lifetime trips

Car model year 2009 or newer, unless stated differently in eligible vehicle model list.

UberBLACK

Offer luxury rides in the original Uber black car service. White gloves optional.

Additional requirements

  • Commercial insurance
  • Current registration
  • City of Dallas driver permit
  • City of Dallas vehicle permit
  • DFW Airport permit (if picking up at DFW)
  • Model year 2012 or newer
  • Black exteriors in excellent condition
  • Black leather or vinyl interiors with no tears
  • Seats for at least 4 riders in addition to the driver

Vehicles classified as UberBLACK have the ability to receive X, SELECT, and BLACK requests

UberSUV

Make room for the whole crew with this high-end vehicle service. Only black SUVs qualify.

Additional requirements

  • Commercial insurance
  • Current registration
  • City of Dallas driver permit
  • City of Dallas vehicle permit
  • DFW Airport permit (if picking up at DFW)
  • Model year 2012 or newer
  • Seats for 6 passengers plus luggage
  • Black exteriors in excellent condition
  • Black leather or vinyl interiors with no tears

Vehicles classified as UberSUV have the ability to receive X, XL, SELECT, BLACK, and SUV requests

Uber delivery services

Find more ways to earn. Drivers 19 years of age and older may qualify for delivery services, like Uber Eats.

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