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How to request a ride with Uber

July 4, 2018 / South Africa

Getting around your city with Uber is as easy as tapping a button and watching your car arrive in real-time. If you’re new to the Uber app, we’re here to help show you how to request a ride in minutes! 

  • Open the Uber app.
  • Enter your destination address in the “Where to?” box.
  • Use the slider at the bottom of your screen to toggle between the available vehicle options in your city.
  • Tap “Request.”
  • Confirm your pick-up location.
  • Wait for a driver to accept your request.
  • When your request has been accepted, you’ll see your driver’s location on your map and an estimated time of arrival at your pickup location.
  • Your app will notify you when your driver is close to your pickup location.