uberXL fares just got cheaper, in time for the school break!

November 10, 2016 / Saudi Arabia

At the beginning of the new school year, we introduced lower fares on uberX making it even more affordable for you to easily get around, all day, every day.

Now announcing new fares on uberXL, the low-cost ride for large groups.

With room for up to six riders, uberXL is spacious, convenient and low-cost. Whether you’re traveling during this school break or heading out with friends for dinner, the new low uberXL fares arrive just in time to whisk more of your group to your destination of choice!

Check out the new uberXL rates:

Old uberXL New uberXL
Base SAR 7.50 SAR 5.50
Per Minute SAR 0.55 SAR 0.40
Per KM SAR 1.65 SAR 1.25
Minimum Fare SAR 15.00 SAR 12.00


Whether you’re spending your school break in Saudi Arabia or traveling abroad, Uber is available in more than 550 cities worldwide. Here are our team’s picks for destinations where uberXL is also available:

Istanbul: Some sights are better when shared! Did you know XL is available in Istanbul where you can also pay by cash and schedule your future rides from 15 minutes up to 30 days?


Dubai: Head with your family to check out the historical district and grab a traditional Abra to move along the Dubai Creek

Traditional abra boat crossing Dubai Creek between Deira and Bur Dubai

JEDDAH: Take a stroll and discover a new, old neighborhood



  • Request by choosing the uberXL option. Set your destination, current location and request.
  • Split the fare with your friends for an even more affordable ride.
  • uberXL is now cheaper than requesting 2 uberX cars!

Questions or support? Tweet us at @Uber_KSA or get help in your app with a tap of a button!

Happy Riding!

Team Uber KSA