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Riding with Uber

Shared trip status

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Because sharing is caring

Skip the surprise entrance, and let your friends, family, or co-workers know when to expect you. You can easily share your status so that they can follow your ride in real time.

Why it's helpful

Keep loved ones in the loop

For extra peace of mind, let the people who are waiting know exactly when to expect you.

How it works

1

Request your ride

Tap to open the app and request a ride as you normally would. Once requested, swipe up on your app screen and tap Send Status.

2

Share your status

Select up to 5 people from your contact list you want to share your status with.

3

Be on your way

That person will receive a text with a link containing your trip details. Opening it displays your driver's first name and vehicle information, plus your map location in real time.

Requests made easy

Get a fast, convenient ride wherever you want to go.

Saved Places

Request for a Guest

Seamless payments

Know the cost before you ride, and pay the way you want.

uberPOOL commuter benefits

Family Profiles

Split Fare

Upfront pricing

Quick pickups

Find your driver faster, so you can get where you need to go.

Adjust your location

Driver Profiles

Spotlight

Pickup Messages

Plan your trip

Get a ride that fits your schedule, not the other way around.

Extra stops

Schedule a ride

Calendar sync

Enjoy the ride

Make the most of your time in the back seat.

Share your status

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Rate your ride

Ratings help keep Uber safe, reliable, and enjoyable for everyone. You can even add a tip for your driver.

Driver ratings

Driver compliments

In-app tipping

Lost items

Sign up

Download the app

Set up your account so you're ready the next time you need a ride.

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Invite friends

Refer your friends to Uber, and they'll get $15 off their first ride.

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