Why use the Uber app?
Rides on demand
Request a ride at any time and on any day of the year.
Compare prices on every kind of ride, from daily commutes to special evenings out.
An easy way to get around
Tap and let your driver take you where you want to go, worry-free.
Your safety matters
Peace of mind is designed into every ride.
All potential drivers in the US are required to undergo driver and criminal screenings. Existing drivers must consent to annual screenings.
Our standards help to create safe connections and positive interactions with everyone. Learn how our guidelines apply to you.
Help if you need it
In the US, the Emergency Button in the app lets you call 911. You can also count on 24/7 support for questions or safety concerns.
Reserve a ride that's ready when you are
Now more than ever, reservations are a way of life. Reserve a premium Uber experience, up to 30 days in advance, for whenever you’re ready to ride.
Ways to ride in the area
Premium zero-emission cars
Affordable rides, all to yourself
Newer cars with extra legroom
Affordable rides for groups up to 6
Affordable rides for you and your pet
Send packages to friends & family
Luxury rides by the hour with professional drivers
Luxury rides with professional drivers
Luxury rides for 6 with professional drivers
Local taxi-cabs at the tap of a button
UberX Car Seat
Affordable, everyday rides equipped with car seats
Black Car Seat
Luxury rides equipped with a car seat
Black SUV Car Seat
Luxury rides for up to 6, equipped with a car seat
Everywhere that you travel
The app is available in thousands of cities worldwide, so you can request a ride even when you’re far from home.
You can get a ride to and from most major airports. Schedule a ride to the airport for one less thing to worry about.
Ways people move around the world
The Uber app gives you the power to get where you want to go with access to different types of rides across more than 10,000 cities.
Frequently asked questions
- How do I create an account?
Download the Uber app from the App Store or Google Play, then create an account with your email address and mobile phone number. A payment method is also needed before you can request a ride.
- Is Uber available in my city?
- How do I request a ride?
When you’re ready to go, open the app and enter your destination. Then choose the ride option that best suits your needs. Confirm your pickup by tapping Confirm Pickup.
- Can I use Uber without a smartphone?
Certain requirements and features vary by country, region, and city.
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