How to Drive with Uber
Tap a button. Start receiving ride requests. Drive on your own schedule.
Open the app
Tap GO to be matched with a rider nearby.
Swipe to accept a request
Get easy-to-follow directions for picking up riders.
Earn after every trip
Easily track your progress toward your daily and weekly goals.
Will you be needing a car?
I want to drive my own car
Find out if your car meets the requirements to drive with Uber.
I need a car
With Uber’s Vehicle Marketplace, you've got access to rental car options so you can drive and earn using the Driver app.
Earnings that work for you
Use the Driver app to earn and be your own boss.
Make money on your schedule
Choose when and where driving is convenient for you.
Ways to earn extra
Promotions during busy times and tips from your riders can put more money in your pocket.
Get paid fast
Your earnings automatically get transferred to your bank account every week. Drivers in markets with Instant Pay can cash out up to 5 times a day.
Rewards that take care of you
Local discounts, exclusive access, and personalized services are our ways of saying thanks.
Health insurance plan
Find affordable options that work for you and your family.
Phone bill savings
Qualify for breaks on your monthly phone bill for you and everyone on your plan.
Personalized financial services
Access discounts on tax services and advice for Uber driver-partners.
Enjoy deals from local businesses on everything from fuel to car maintenance.
Frequently asked questions
- How do I get started?
You can sign up online with your name, phone number, and details about the vehicle you plan to use, plus a few documents like your driver’s license and proof of insurance if applicable in your market.
- How does the Driver app work?
The Driver app connects you to a person who is looking for a ride. Every time you complete a trip, you make money.
- How can I find the busiest places to drive in my city?
The app helps you earn by showing real-time information. You can find tools in the app to identify the busiest places and times to drive, to navigate to pickup locations and destinations, and to track your earnings.
Certain requirements and features vary by country, region, and city.