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How to take back-to-back trips

After a few trips with Uber, you’ll start seeing new trip requests while you’re still on a trip. By accepting these back-to-back trips, you’ll spend more time earning and less time waiting.

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  • In this video, you’ll learn about:

    • How back-to-back trips earn you more
    • Using the map to see both your current dropoff and next pickup
    • Stopping trip requests when done
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Steps to complete a back-to-back trip

Here’s what to know when your app starts showing you back-to-back requests:

1. When the trip request appears, tap to accept.

2. The dark blue line on the map shows where to go to drop off your current rider.

3. The light blue line shows how to get to your next rider. It’s that simple.

How back-to-back trips earn you more

By accepting a future trip while on a current one, you’ll ensure that you’re putting every minute of your driving time into earning.

Questions from drivers

  • Most types of trips can appear back to back, including UberX, Select, Green, and more.

  • There’s nothing you need to do to enable back-to-back trip requests. They’ll begin to appear automatically.

  • Most drivers begin seeing these trips in their app within a few days of driving.

  • Your rider will get a message saying that their driver is completing a nearby trip. Everything else about the rider’s experience will look exactly like any other trip.

  • Just tap Go Offline on the map when you don’t want to get trip requests anymore. To start receiving trip requests again, tap GO.

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