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Extra stops

Need to make a quick stop? Whether you're running an errand or dropping off a friend, you can add up to 5 extra stops along your route.

Why it's helpful

Have a smooth trip

There’s no need to tell your driver where to go or how to get there. Additional stops are automatically added to your route – which makes for an easy, enjoyable trip.

Pick them up on the fly

Have a last-minute pick-up? Now it’s easy to make extra stops. Add them when you request or as you ride.

Split the cost

Split your price right in the app to divide it equally among you and your friends.

How it works

Open your app

Tap to open the app on your mobile device.

Choose your own adventure

Click on "Where to?" then tap + next to the destination box to add stops at any point before or during your trip.

Change on the go

Add, change or remove a stop from the on-trip feed.


  • Do add extra stops (up to two) in the app whenever you plan to have multiple stops on your journey
  • Do add extra stops in order, based on the planned direction of travel
  • Do give consideration to a driver's time and avoid unnecessary delays


  • Don't directly request stops from your driver that you haven't added via the app
  • Don't frequently edit the destination, to avoid confusion
  • Don't make the driver wait at locations that are not safe for parking, such as busy roads or cross-junctions
  • Don't leave personal belongings at wait locations – please make sure you take all your items with you

Sign up

Download the app and set up your account so you’re ready next time you need to take a trip.


Invite friends to use Uber and they’ll get a discount on their first trip.

This feature is not available in the Uber Lite app. Options vary based on your city and region.