Uber in Kenya: A Ride For Every Moment

March 4, 2019 / Kenya

When it comes to easy rides in Kenya, Uber has got it covered. As we’ve been in the country for a few years, you may have already stumbled across UberX, but how about our other ride options? From Uber’s premium cars to low-cost rides, it’s time to get to know the different options that can upgrade your experience.


The classic UberX service provides an affordable, everyday ride throughout Mombasa and Nairobi, helping to move communities in both cities. UberX cars consist of comfortable sedans with space for up for four passengers. Wherever you need to get to, you can use UberX for a quick and easy ride around the city.


Looking for higher quality experience? UberSELECT is an option which gives a safe, comfortable and reliable ride. It’s also an Uber premium car service: your ride will be a newer, more luxurious model of car, including 7-seater sedans, which makes UberSELECT the perfect choice for when you want to arrive in style without breaking the bank.

Uber ride options Kenya


When you have a super-short trip to make and time is not on your side, get riding with UberCHAPCHAP in Nairobi. UberCHAPCHAP is an affordable option offering quick and convenient rides, starting at just KSh 100! Although the service area is limited, UberCHAPCHAP is the way to go when running those quick errands on a budget.


With UberBODA, you can catch your typical, low-cost boda boda ride in Nairobi. However, with UberBODA there’s not haggling or searching for a ride! By requesting from the Uber app, you’ll know what you’re paying before you ride, will be able to see your driver’s details, and be rest assured that they have a valid license.

Uber ride options Kenya


Calling all Mombasa riders! Currently available within Mombasa Island and several other districts, you can request an UberPOA ride from the Uber app for a cheap Tuk Tuk trip across Mombasa, now without the haggling and unsafe manoeuvres.

Regardless of where you need to go or what kind of ride you want—comfortable, affordable, or just not in a car—there’s a ride to suit your needs in Kenya. So, what are you waiting for? Let’s go for a spin!