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What is Shop & Pay?

Shop & Pay gives you another opportunity to maximize your earning potential by shopping and paying for your customer in-store (Grocery Shopping and much more). To get started, you’ll first need to sign up for the Plus Card. Once your card is activated, you’ll start receiving Shop & Pay orders.

Here's what Shop and Pay has to offer

Shop & Pay gives you the opportunity to take control of your earning potential in a way that works for you.

Enjoy a new way to earn

Drive, deliver, do grocery shopping and much more. No other app offers the same opportunities. It’s up to you how you want to earn.

Use your shopping skills

Put your shopping know-how to good use by offering a valuable service to people who need it.

Shop when and how you want

Shop & Pay lets you switch up your routine, giving you control over the process and your schedule. You can use your car, motorcycle, bike or, transportation method of your preference.

In-app features that have your back

When you shop with Uber, you’re not on your own. With time-saving features that can help you get in and out of the store more quickly, you have the potential to boost your earnings in less time.

  • Aisle and shelf information

    Check for details like aisle and shelf number so you can find every item on your list even quicker.*

    *Availability of aisle and shelf information depends on the store.

  • Replacement items

    When an item is out of stock, you'll find suggested replacements in the app so you can choose the best option for your customer.

  • Digital Plus Card

    Skip the hassle of getting reimbursed—instead, pay for orders directly from your phone.


Getting started is easy

Step 1: Sign up

Request a Plus Card by tapping here (make sure you have the latest version of Uber’s Driver app downloaded).

Step 2: Activate your Plus Card

Activate it by following the step-by-step instructions.

Step 3: Complete an order

Accept requests for Shop & Pay orders as you please, and take more control over your earnings. You can easily pay with your Plus Card, or if you choose, you can use your own card and get reimbursed after.

Want to know more?

Get information on how to use the Uber app for Shop & Pay orders.

Get in-app tips

Tap into our Learning Center for ways you can streamline your experience with the Uber app.

Take a simulated trip

See what completing a Shop & Pay order would look like and get a feel for the process from start to finish.

Frequently asked questions

  • To become a Shop & Pay shopper, you first need to activate your Plus Card using the steps mentioned above. Once it’s activated, you’ll start receiving Shop & Pay orders in your Driver app.

  • Once you accept a Shop & Pay order through the Driver app, the order details will show you a specified store to select and pack the items requested by your customer. Then, you’ll pay with your pre-authorized Plus Card and deliver the items to your customer. You can also use your own card at checkout and get reimbursed.

  • Your earnings will show up in your Earnings Statement, similar to other jobs on the Driver app (such as driving and delivering). You can access your Earnings Statement by going to the Earnings section of your in-app menu.

  • No, not at this time. You will receive Shop & Pay orders the same way you receive other delivery orders. To differentiate, the order will be labeled as “Shop & Pay” on your screen.

  • Shop & Pay orders can include grocery stores (such as Safeway and Albertsons) as well as convenience stores (such as CVS and Walmart).

  • If you lose your Plus Card, you can request a new one here.

  • For information about Shop & Pay, visit the Learning Center section of your Driver app menu.

Get ready to earn your way with Shop & Pay

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