The future of business travel has arrived, and it’s only getting better. Since launching Uber for Business in late 2014, thousands of businesses in Australia, including major corporates like Optus and Westpac, now use Uber for their ground transport travel requirements. Uber for Business is a ride management platform that makes it easy to scale the benefits of ridesharing across your company.
Interested in Uber for Business? You can set up an account here and start riding straight away! If you would like more information, fill out our inquiry form below and we will be in touch.
What is Uber for Business
Uber for Business allows employees who use Uber to bill their trips directly to their company. A centralised billing system helps administrators, team leads and business owners by providing trip information and helps employees by connecting with the same safe, reliable Uber ride they are used to without the hassle of having to file expenses.
Uber for Business simplifies and automates recurring processes like expensing and client billing, so your employees can focus on their day to day job.
- Employees request rides
- The Uber app ensures the rider follows your policies
- The trip is automatically charged to your Uber for Business account – no cash, no expensing
- Admins can monitor and report on usage and spend
Why your business should use Uber for Business
Our technology makes it possible to focus on safety for riders and driver-partners in ways that have never been possible before. You can read more about Uber’s safety technology before, during and after a trip here.
With over 36,000 driver-partners across Australia, and now operating in over 400 cities around the world, Uber offers your business a reliable transport solution both at home and abroad.
uberX riders are up to 30% more affordable than comparable forms of transport, meaning your company can begin saving from the first trip. Read more about the vehicle options available with Uber in Australia.
Uber for Business simplifies and automates recurring processes like expensing and client billing, so your employees can eliminate messy expense reporting and focus on their actual work.
Here’s what businesses are already saying
Uber has fundamentally changed the way we think about getting from point A to point B. Our new partnership with Uber also means a change in our current Uber travel policy through corporate expenses. Optus employees can now use Uber for corporate travel.
– Rohan Ganeson, Managing Director of Sales, Optus
We introduced Uber as an approved form of business travel for our employees and look forward to announcing other staff benefits later in the year.
– Westpac consumer bank division chief George Frazis.
Setting up the account was probably the easiest type of account set up you could think of. All I had to do was jump on the website, register my details upload all of the relevant employees into the system”
– Chloe Fast, Head of People and Culture, Kogan
Barclays has been a proud pilot partner of Uber as they look to develop tools to simplify life for the many of us who travel for work. We have been impressed by the convenience and reliability of Uber’s platform, which is in line with Barclay’s commitment to service. We look forward to working with Uber as they continue to develop technology to streamline the travel experience.
– Gerard LaRocca, Chief Administrative Officer, Barclays Americas
To set up an Uber for Business account, head here.