Uber for Business

Activating your Uber for Business profile

April 24, 2019 / Africa

Getting set-up is easy

Few quick tips before you begin, that can ease the process for you

  • Have the Uber app installed on your mobile device. Are you a new rider? – First create a personal profile on your Uber app (with phone no. & email address) before you start the activation process
  • Your personal Uber profile must have email address updated (Check the FAQ section)
  • For a smoother set-up, complete the linking process from your mobile device rather than desktop

Let’s begin

Check for your inbox for the Uber for Business invite

Click here to request a re-send of the invite


If you are activating in app, follow the below steps

Step 1

Open the email invite sent in your work inbox & click on ‘Get Started

Step 2

Click on ‘Join the account

Step 3

Check if activation has been successful or not. Open your Uber app menu, go to ‘Payment‘, scroll down to the ‘Rider Profiles‘ section & you will be able to see your business & personal profile

Step 4

Launch the app to ride. Select your Company’s Uber for Business account before you confirm your ride.

If you are activating through a web-sign in, follow the below steps

Step-1

Click “get started”. This is a unique invite link & will only work for you. Please do not forward your invite or use your colleague’s invite link

Step-2

Already have a personal rider Uber account? Click on “YES, SIGN IN”

New rider? Click on ”No, create a new Uber account”

Step-3

Sign in using your personal rider profile details – email or mobile number
(Pro tip: For an easier set up – plug in your email address)

Step-4

Enter your Uber rider account password.
Forgot password? Hit the “Forgot password” button on the bottom left side of the screen

Step-5

Voila! Your account is activated!

How to check if your account is activated

  • Open your Uber app menu,
  • Go to Payment,
  • Scroll down to the ‘Rider Profiles’ you will see your Business profile as well as your Personal profile.

How to add a payment method

Depending upon the programme & policy set by your company, you may be asked to add an alternate method of payment on your Business profile

  • Open the Uber app
  • Go to the Menu bar (top left)
  • Go to ‘Payments‘ section
  • Scroll down to the ‘Rider profiles‘ section
  • Tap on your Company’s Uber for Business profile
  • Select/add your payment method for your business profile

Common activation related FAQs

Still not done? Don’t worry, leave your number here & request for a call back!