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Drive uberWAV

uberWAV provides affordable rides in wheelchair-accessible vehicles, where available.

We’re committed to developing solutions that support everyone’s ability to easily move around their communities. Help your community and earn money, when you drive with uberWAV.

Why drive with uberWAV?

When driving with uberWAV in Washington, D.C., you'll:*

  • Keep the Uber Service Fee with uberWAV
  • Receive an additional $215 per week, when you complete 50 trips
  • Receive an additional $15 per completed uberWAV Trip
  • Receive uberX, uberXL, and uberWAV requests

Serve your community

There are 3 million people in the U.S. and Canada who use a wheelchair every day, and many don’t have access to reliable transportation. To help solve this problem, drivers can lease wheelchair-accessible vehicles to offer convenient transportation to people in their community who use wheelchairs.

Learn about helping people in wheelchairs and scooters.

How do uberWAV and uberX differ?


  • Requires vehicle capable of loading and securing passengers using wheelchairs.
  • Requires a Passenger Service and Safety (PASS) or similar certification for drivers.
  • Drivers receive uberX, uberXL*, and uberWAV trips.
  • uberWAV riders require assistance and need to be strapped in, typically resulting in longer trip times.

*for eligible vehicles


  • Use an eligible 4-door vehicle.
  • No certification required for drivers.
  • Drivers receive uberX trips.
  • uberX riders typically require minimal or no driver assistance.