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Vehicle options in New Jersey

UberX

Most newer cars qualify to drive with uberX, the most popular vehicle option for riders.

Additional requirements

  • 4-door vehicle with independently opening passenger doors
  • Have 5 factory-installed seats and seat belts
  • Working windows and air conditioning
  • No vans, box trucks, or similar vehicles
  • No taxi cabs, government cars, or other marked vehicles
  • No salvaged or rebuilt vehicles
  • No aftermarket seating modifications, such as installed seats, seat belts, or BedRyder systems
  • Insurance: Personal or commercial vehicle insurance with at least $30,000 in coverage, with the driver's name on the insurance policy

View our list of popular models, but others may qualify.

UberXL

Seat extra passengers—and earn higher fares—with your high-capacity vehicle.

Additional requirements

  • 4-door vehicle with independently opening passenger doors
  • Have 7 factory-installed seats and seat belts
  • Working windows and air conditioning
  • No vans, box trucks, or similar vehicles
  • No taxi cabs, government cars, or other marked vehicles
  • No salvaged or rebuilt vehicles
  • No aftermarket seating modifications, such as installed seats, seat belts, or BedRyder systems Model Year: 2003 or newer
  • Insurance: Personal or commercial vehicle insurance with at least $30,000 in coverage, with the driver's name on the insurance policy

Most SUVs qualify to drive with uberXL. See our list of popular models, but others may qualify.

UberBlack

Offer luxury rides in the original Uber black car service. (White gloves optional).

Vehicle requirements

  • Vehicles must be 2013 or newer for now, but starting January 1, 2020, we’ll enforce a 5-year rolling minimum vehicle year (2015 or newer by 2020). (Note: Some vehicle models have a higher minimum year requirement).
  • Limousine insurance with at least $1.5MM in coverage, with the driver’s name on the insurance policy
  • Plates: New Jersey Limousine plates that meet UberBlack criteria
  • Black exteriors in excellent condition
  • Black leather or vegan leather interior with no tears
  • Seats for at least 4 riders in addition to the driver (with seat belts for all)
  • No cosmetic damage or missing pieces
  • No commercial branding or taxi color paint jobs
  • No large passenger vans or commercial/Heavy Duty trucks

SEE ELIGIBLE VEHICLES >

UberBlack SUV

Make room for the whole crew with this high-end vehicle service. (White gloves optional).

Vehicle requirements

  • Vehicles must be 2013 or newer for now, but starting January 1, 2020, we’ll enforce a5-year rolling minimum vehicle year (2015 or newer by 2020). (Note: Some vehicle models have a higher minimum year requirement).
  • Limousine insurance with at least $1.5MM in coverage, with the driver’s name on the insurance policy
  • Plates: New Jersey Limousine plates that meet UberBlack SUV criteria
  • Black exteriors in excellent condition
  • Black leather or vegan leather interior with no tears
  • Seats for at least 6 riders in addition to the driver (with seat belts for all)
  • No cosmetic damage or missing pieces
  • No commercial branding or taxi color paint jobs
  • No large passenger vans or commercial/Heavy Duty trucks

SEE ELIGIBLE VEHICLES >

Comfort

Comfort was designed to maximize possibilities on the Uber platform.

Additional requirements:

  • Maintain eligibility on a different Uber option such as UberX, Select, UberXL, Uber Black, or Uber Black SUV
  • Have a minimum star rating of 4.85 based on at least 250 trips
  • Drive a vehicle with more legroom than smaller, compact cars eligible for UberX and that meet the minimum vehicle year requirement