When riding with friends or groups, you can always split the cost. There’s no need to swap cash—just tell the app to calculate it for you and send you the bill.
Why it's helpful
Ride with friends
The more the merrier. Pick up your buddies and get everyone to chip in.
Skip the cash
Divide the cost of the ride directly through the app. It’s easy and stress-free.
How it works
Request your ride
Tap to open the app and request a ride as you normally would.
Please note: you must have the latest version of the app to use the Split Fare feature.
Make the split
Once requested, swipe up from the bottom of your app, tap your selected payment method, then tap Split Fare.
Select your friends
Enter the names or phone numbers of other riders. Everyone you add is sent a notification request to accept your invitation.
Frequently asked questions
- Is the price split equally among riders?
Yes. The cost of the ride is divided equally among riders who accept the invitation to split.
- Is there an additional cost?
Yes. When splitting, each participating rider is charged a fee of 25 cents. Your receipt will show the total Split Fare fee for all riders.
- What if a rider doesn't accept a Split Fare invitation?
If a rider chooses not to accept Split Fare or doesn't have a valid payment method, you'll be charged for both your portion and theirs.
- Can I still use Apple Pay?
If you use Apple Pay but want to split the cost of the ride, you may need to use another payment method. You can switch back to Apple Pay on your next ride.
Get more from your ride
Download the app and set up your account so you’re ready the next time you need a ride.
Options vary based on your city and region.
If a rider chooses not to accept Split Fare or doesn't have a valid payment method, you'll be charged for both your portion and theirs. Active promotions on your account only apply to your share of the price.
Split Fare may not be available for all Uber options. Please note that the app is unable to split a fare after the trip has ended.
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