How to use the Uber app
Enter your destination
Open the app and enter where you’re going in the Where to? box. Tap to confirm your pickup location and tap Confirm again to be matched to a driver nearby.
Meet your driver
You can track their arrival on the map. When they’re a few minutes away, wait for them at your pickup location.
Check your ride
For your personal safety, be certain that you’re getting into the right car. Before hopping in, check the driver, car model, and license plate number against the information in the app. Once you’re in the car, have your driver confirm your name before they go.
Sit back and relax
When you arrive, payment is easy. Depending on your region, you have options. Use cash or a payment method like a credit card or Uber Cash balance.
Rate your trip
Let us know how your trip went.
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Upfront pricing in real time
Before you confirm a trip, see price estimates so you don’t have to guess and so you can compare costs to find the right ride, every time.
Perfect your pickup
When you request a ride, the app automatically suggests a convenient place to meet your driver. To adjust your location, just type in a new address or drag your pin on the map within the gray circle.
Get to know the person behind the wheel
Check Driver Profiles in the app to see fun facts about your driver, including ratings and compliments.
Ratings and tips
Help us improve your experience by rating trips.
Get more from your ride
Top questions from riders
- Can I schedule a ride in advance?
- How do I request a ride for a friend?
- How are prices calculated?
- What makes a 5-star rider, according to drivers?
- Can I add extra stops to my ride?
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