The Uber Greenlight Spot at Buffalo, NY is closing permanently. The last full day of operations will be on Friday, September 13th.
Drive with Uber
Let's get started
Signing up is easy, and once you have the Uber Driver app, you'll be able to tap a button and start earning on your own schedule.
You can earn driving your own car, using your own driver's license and car insurance. No special licensing is needed for areas outside of New York City.
Finding an onboarding location
Meet our team at one of our Greenlight Spot locations in your area to get help setting up your Uber Driver account. We'll have information for what you'll need to know when riders can start requesting rides from Albany, Buffalo, Rochester, and more.
Learn about driving with Uber
Driving with Uber means you can drive when you want, and earn what you need. From how the Uber Driver app works, to how to cash out your earnings, see what you need to know before hitting the road.
How the Uber driver app works
Just tap a button and the app will send you trip requests nearby. See a quick overview of how the app works.
Get paid instantly
With Instant Pay, you can cash out your earnings directly into your bank account up to 5 times a day for free.
Ready to be an Uber pro? Watch this detailed video with everything you need to know from accepting trip requests to making drop offs.
Coming this summer
Upstate New York, your Uber is arriving this summer. Get ready for Uber in Albany, Buffalo, Rochester, Syracuse, and more.
Get answers to your questions about how Uber works, driving Uber in New York State, and more.
Refer drivers for extra cash
Invite friends, family, and neighbors to join the Uber community in Albany, Buffalo, Rochester, and other Upstate towns. Use your promo code when referring others, and you'll earn a reward after they complete a certain number of trips.
Restrictions on driving: You may drop off riders within New York City if the trip starts outside of New York City. You will not receive requests for rides within New York City.