Opportunity is everywhere
Make the most of your time on the road on the platform with the largest network of active riders.
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Minimum earnings guaranteed
A guarantee to earn at least the National Living Wage while you’re on Uber trips. This is a minimum amount, not a maximum, and you will continue to have the opportunity to earn more.
Receive Holiday Pay while you drive
Drivers receive holiday pay. You will get paid an additional 12.07% of your earnings, paid each week, making it easier to plan some much needed downtime with family and friends.
Save for your future
You will have access to a pension plan that will include contributions from you and Uber, helping you plan ahead and build a nest egg for the future.
Get access to sickness cover or a New Parent Payment
With our AXA insurance scheme, you have protection from the financial cost of life-changing events with insurance from AXA. Now events like injury, sickness or having a baby don’t have to mean financial stress.
Learn new skills everyday
Through our partnership with The Open University, you can get access to more than 900 free courses, ranging from business management to astrophysics, for yourself or a family member.
Make money when you want
Set your own schedule
You’re in charge. You can drive with the Uber app day or night. Fit driving around your life, not the other way around.
Make money on your terms
The more you drive, the more money you can make. When demand is higher than normal, you can make even more.
Let the app lead the way
Just tap and go. You get turn-by-turn directions, suggestions to help you make more money, and 24/7 support.
Check driving requirements
All kinds of people are eligible to drive with Uber. Here’s what you need to know if you’re driving in London, Manchester, Birmingham, Leeds, Bristol, Portsmouth, Southampton, Edinburgh and more.
Driving with Uber in the UK
Get a licence in your city
To drive with Uber in the UK, you'll need to get a licence. Learn how to get a licence with our free Ignition Programme, where we'll help you every step of the way.
What we do for you in the UK
Top questions from drivers
- Can I drive with Uber in my city?
- What are the requirements to drive with Uber?
- Is Uber safe?
Your safety matters to us. Uber has a Global Safety Team dedicated to doing our part to help prevent incidents. Learn more about the safety features in the app, as well as safeguards such as GPS tracking and phone anonymisation, by visiting the link below.
- Do I need my own car?
If you want to drive with Uber but need a car, you can get a car from one of our vehicle partners or from a fleet partner in select markets. Please note that vehicle options may vary by city.
- How much can drivers make with Uber?
- How do I make money with surge?
- What is Partner Protection Insurance with AXA?
Partner Protection is an insurance programme from AXA that helps to protect you from the financial cost of accidents or other life-changing events like serious injury/sickness or having a baby. It is provided at no cost to all eligible independent driver and delivery partners who are automatically insured by AXA.