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Get more for your money with Uber Cash

Prepay for your upcoming trips with Uber Cash, a simple way to pay across all of our products. To find out if this payment method is available in your region, check the Payments section of your app.

Why use Uber Cash?

Plan ahead

Set a budget and stick to it. Uber Cash lets you select an amount to pre-pay for your upcoming rides and orders.

Pay now, relax later

Uber Cash helps you plan ahead and prepay for your upcoming Uber purchases. This way, you have an easy payments experience.

No expiration dates

Purchased funds never expire. Use them for food, airport rides, bikes, and more.

Get exact change every trip

If you’re paying for a trip with cash, ask your driver to use your change to top up Uber Cash. It will be reflected in your Uber app account.

How to use Uber Cash

Add funds

  • Open the Uber app menu and tap Payment
  • Tap Add Funds and select an amount to add to your Uber Cash balance
  • Select your payment method, then tap Purchase


Uber Cash will be applied automatically to your next ride or Uber Eats order unless you're using a business profile. To turn off Uber Cash, tap your payment method after entering your destination.

How to change your payment method

After entering a destination, tap your current payment method above the Confirm button.

Select Uber Cash from the payment options. If you have Ride Profiles, tap Change and select Uber Cash on the Payment Options screen.

Return to the confirm screen and verify that Uber Cash is the selected payment method for your ride.

Convenience, automated

Add a pre-selected amount whenever your balance drops below a certain amount, so you always have Uber Cash when you need it.**

Top questions from riders

  • At present Uber Cash can be used to pay for rides through the Uber app. In Egypt, Uber Cash can also be used to pay for Uber Eats orders.

  • You can choose from a wide selection of debit and credit cards and digital payment methods to add funds. You can also load Uber Cash using your change when you pay for a ride. Just ask your driver and the outstanding change will be reflected in your account.

  • Yes, you can receive Uber Cash through the issue of promo credits, bonus credits, gift cards, and more. See your balance in the Payments menu of the Uber app, and when you select Uber Cash as your payment method.

  • You can save up to 5% when you top up Uber Cash in advance.

  • Before you request your ride, we’ll give you the option to load Uber Cash to your Uber Cash balance or use up your existing Uber Cash and put the remaining cost on another payment method.

  • For now, you can only use your Uber Cash balance in the country where it was purchased.

  • Yes, you can pay with cash. Before requesting a ride, go to the Payment section in the app and select Cash. At the end of your trip, pay cash directly to your driver.

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*Visit the Payment menu in the Uber app to change your refill settings or turn off auto-refill anytime.