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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.
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.
Ways to ride in the area
Affordable rides, all to yourself
Newer cars with extra legroom
Affordable rides for groups up to 5
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 5 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 5, equipped with a car seat
Everywhere that you travel
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?
- Can I use Uber without a smartphone?
Certain requirements and features vary by country, region, and city.