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Pickup spots

Pickup options that get you there faster

On a busy street? At a building with multiple entrances? Wherever you are, the app directs you to a pickup location that’s safer and more accessible, for a quick and smooth getaway.

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Why it's helpful

Get there faster

Trust the app to suggest convenient pickup locations, especially in busy areas where finding your driver can be difficult.

Avoid restricted areas

Safety first. The app flags restricted and illegal pickup locations, so you can make an informed and responsible decision when setting your pickup location.

How it works

1. Open your app

Tap Where to? and fill in your destination.

2. Select your ride option

Confirm your ride with one tap.

3. Avoid restricted areas

Safety first. The app flags restricted and illegal pickup locations, so you can make an informed and responsible decision when setting your pickup location.

Frequently asked questions

Yes. Simply move the pin to the area where you want to be picked up.

Certain zones have areas where pickups are not allowed. These could be cases where the app will block and highlight the zone to indicate that the pin needs to be set in a different location.

Yes. Rather than cancel your request, simply change your location. Type in a new address or drag your pin to a location on the map, and confirm it. Get more details about how to adjust your location here.

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