Tips for delivering with Uber
Learn about becoming a top-rated delivery partner with Uber and how to earn more throughout the day.
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Hot places and times to deliver
A high number of requests come from restaurants located in the above neighborhoods. You'll see hotspots outlined in the featured map.¹
The majority of demand occurs during lunch (11am-2pm) and dinner (5pm-9pm).
There are hundreds of restaurants spread across the entire service area. The map above shows where delivery with Uber is currently available.
Earnings, now with time
Here's how your fare is calculated
Pickup: $1.50 per trip
Flat fee for picking up one or multiple orders at a restaurant
Dropoff: $1.00 per dropoff
Flat fee per order delivered
Distance: $0.49 per km
Per-mile rate from pickup to dropoff, with distance determined by the most efficient route in the Uber Driver app
Time: $0.28 per minute
Per-minute rate based on expected wait time at restaurant, expected travel time from restaurant to dropoff, and expected wait time at dropoff
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Understand incentives and promotions
As a delivery partner you may be eligible for earnings incentives and weekly promotions. Understanding how these work can increase your earnings.
You can conserve gas by parking your vehicle while waiting for requests. The maps and tips above identify high-demand locations to park.
You don't need a car for delivery. Bike delivery partners are welcome, too! See below for details.
Deliver with a vehicle and bike
Requirements to deliver in Toronto
Requirements for drivers
- At least 21 years old
- Have a 2-door or 4-door car made 1998 or after
- Have a valid driver's license and proof of Canadian work eligibility
Requirements for cyclists
- At least 18 years old
- Have proof of Canadian work eligibility
- When signing up be sure to choose 'Biking' under transportation method.
¹ *These are only the busiest areas. There are hundreds of restaurants spread across the entire service area.
² Subject to Uber fee. Per kilometer calculation based on fastest route between pickup and drop off locations as shown within in-app navigation.