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Vehicle requirements in Pakistan

People who ride with Uber expect to be driven in a quality vehicle. We’ve put together a list of vehicle requirements to help you give them what they want in Lahore, Karachi, Islamabad and the rest of the cities. Vehicle lists by product are given below.

Your vehicle must-haves

  • Model year 2001 or newer
  • 4-door car
  • If motorcycle, it should be 2008 model or newer
  • Good condition with no cosmetic damage

Your paperwork

  • National ID Card
  • Driver's License
  • Vehicle certificate of registration

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Vehicle options in Pakistan


Many riders choose uberX. You can use most newer cars to drive with uberX in Karachi and Lahore.

Additional requirements

  • 4-door car in good condition
  • Seats at least 4 passengers in addition to the driver
  • Working windows and air conditioning
  • No full-sized vans or trucks
  • No taxi cabs, government cars, or other marked vehicles
  • No salvaged or rebuilt vehicles

Cars model year 2015 or newer qualify to drive with uberX. View our list of popular models, but others may qualify.


Most of the cars fall within this category - this is a balance between cost effectiveness and convenience. You can use most sedans of 2001 model or later to drive in this category.

  • 2001 Model onwards
  • Air conditioning and working windows
  • Seats for at least 4 passengers in addition to the driver
  • 4 door sedan cars in good condition


Cost efficient means of traveling for riders.

Additional requirements

  • Suzuki Mehran only
  • 2001 model onwards
  • Good condition with no damage to car
  • Seats for 4 passengers in addition to the driver

Note: You can't drive Daihatsu Cuore and Suzuki Alto in Islamabad and Hyderabad.


The most affordable option is the Rickshaw - many riders prefer it because of its affordability and ease of availability.

Additional requirements

  • Model year 2001 onwards
  • No damage to the vehicle
  • Seats should be in good condition


The most affordable option for an individual commuting is uberMOTO - avoid traffic and get anywhere on a motorbike in Lahore and Karachi.

Additional Requirements

  • Model year 2008 onwards
  • No damage to the vehicle
  • Footrest, rearview mirrors and reflectors necessary

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