Become a rideshare driver in Del Mar, CA
Your city needs drivers like you to keep everyone moving forward. Thousands of riders request rides with Uber every day. You can use your vehicle to get paid to drive in Del Mar while getting riders where they need to go.
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Invite friends and family to join the Uber community. Use your promo code when referring others, and you’ll earn a reward after they complete a certain number of trips.
Del Mar, CA
Part-time, flexible hours
An alternative to traditional driving jobs in Del Mar.
If you’re looking for driver jobs in Del Mar, give Uber a try instead. Get paid to drive or deliver when you want, on the platform with the largest network of active riders.
Driving with Uber in Del Mar offers a flexible earning opportunity. It’s a great alternative to full-time driver jobs, part-time driver jobs, or other part-time gigs, temp jobs, or seasonal employment. Or maybe you’re already a rideshare driver and want to supplement your income by becoming a driver using the Uber platform. Drivers using Uber come from all backgrounds and industries, setting their own schedule to make life work for them.
Uber offers part-time driver job alternatives in all major cities in the US, including Atlanta, Chicago, Houston, Los Angeles, New York City, San Francisco, and Seattle—plus hundreds of other cities of all sizes across the country.
To be a driver in Del Mar, you must meet certain requirements: meet the minimum age to drive in your city, have at least one year of driving experience, and clear a background check. The documents you’ll need to submit are a valid driver's license; proof of residency in your city, state, or province; and insurance if you plan to drive your own car. To sign up, the process includes submitting documents and photo; providing information for a background check; and finding out if your car is eligible (or getting a vehicle that is). For more information, you can go to uber.com/drive/requirements.
Uber’s mission is to reimagine the way the world moves for the better. We started in 2010 to solve a simple problem: How do you get access to a ride at the touch of a button? More than 15 billion trips later, we’re building products to get people closer to where they want to be. By changing how people, food, and things move through cities, Uber is a platform that opens up the world to new possibilities.
Drivers using Uber are independent contractors who work on their own schedule with flexible hours. Uber is available in more than 10,000 cities worldwide. Signing up is easy for most people. We welcome drivers from other parts of the driving industry, such as bus, truck, taxi, limo, catering, and commercial drivers. We also welcome rideshare drivers and drivers who have been active on other driving apps and services. Driving with Uber is a good way to earn additional money. And you might also be eligible to deliver with Uber Eats. It’s easy to get started.
Frequently asked questions
- How does driving with Uber compare with full-time or part-time driver jobs in Del Mar?
Different driving jobs offer different opportunities. Some driving jobs have strict hours and rigid schedules. With Uber in Del Mar, you can set your own schedule. It all depends on whether you want a traditional full-time or part-time driver job, or you want the flexibility to work whenever you choose.
- Does Uber give me the flexibility to drive near me only during evenings or on weekends?
Your schedule is your choice. You can get paid to drive using Uber when you want and manage your own hours. Whether you choose to drive full-time or part-time or just when you need extra money, Uber is a great way to be your own boss.
- How do tips work with my earnings?
Riders and Uber Eats customers have the option to tip right from the app after each trip or delivery. Tips can be added by riders up to 30 days after a trip is completed. On Uber Eats, tips can be added by customers up to 7 days after a delivery is completed. You can track your tips, which are all yours to keep, in the Earnings section of the Driver app.
- Can I see how much I’ll get paid after each trip driving with Uber?
Getting paid to drive is a big part of the reason you looked for an alternative to a full-time or part-time driving job in Del Mar and decided to use Uber. So we make it as easy as possible to track your earnings from riders. A monetary amount at the top of your screen will show your earnings. Look for resources in the app to give you more information about seeing your real-time totals and details.
- Am I allowed to drive and deliver using Uber?
Yes. You can be a rideshare driver and/or delivery person using Uber in your free time with your own vehicle, as long as that vehicle meets the requirements for the type of driving you’re doing. Get more information at uber.com/drive/requirements.
- In Del Mar, what are some of the common places where drivers pick up and drop off riders?
Riders using Uber near you frequently request rides to Monarch Ocean Pub, Jake’s Del Mar, and Del Mar Fairgrounds. Hotels are also popular pickup and dropoff locations; some near you include L'Auberge Del Mar. And, of course, San Diego International Airport.
- Is there a list of vehicles I’m eligible to use as a rideshare driver with Uber in Del Mar?
If you want to learn more about becoming a driver in Del Mar, you can find information regarding signup and vehicle requirements at uber.com/drive/requirements. There’s also a list of eligible vehicles at uber.com/eligible-vehicles.
- Is Uber available at San Diego International Airport?
You can get clear, updated information related to airport pickups and dropoffs at San Diego International Airport on the airports page at Uber.com.
- In Del Mar, is there a maximum number of hours I can drive using Uber?
Yes, Del Mar or other local governments might have regulations limiting the number of hours drivers can be on the road each day while using rideshare platforms. To help you keep track, the Driver app will let you know when you’re approaching your local time limit and when you’ve reached it. After a certain amount of time offline, your time resets and you can drive again. Go to uber.com/drive/requirements/regulatory for more information.
- How will I get paid when I drive with Uber in Del Mar?
When you drive with Uber in Del Mar, your earnings are transferred automatically, so there’s no need to worry about paperwork. If you're loading earnings to your debit card, in most instances you’ll get your cash right away, but you can cash out through Instant Pay up to 5 times every day. If you're transferring earnings to a bank account, processing times can vary depending on your bank. Learn more at uber.com/drive/basics/earnings.
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