The Manual for your own personal driver

Uber Guides for Riders, Drivers, & Businesses

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HOW OLD MUST I BE TO USE UBER?

Users of the Uber service must be 18 years of age or older. For more information, please contact Uber.

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How Do I Split a Fare with a Friend?

Split Fare allows you to seamlessly split the cost of your ride with those in your party. Once you’ve requested your ride: – Tap or slide up from the bar at the bottom of your screen.– Select “Split Fare” Those you invited will be prompted with a notification to accept your Fare Split. If the […]

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Do I Need to Tip My Uber Driver?

Uber Drivers will always graciously accept a cash tip.  However, you don’t need cash when you ride with Uber. Once you arrive at your destination, your fare is automatically charged to your credit card on file — there’s no need to tip.  

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Can I Request an Uber Ride to and from the Airport?

The short answer…  It depends on the city you are in. REQUESTING FROM THE AIRPORT We suggest requesting your ride once you’ve collected your bags from baggage claim and are ready to step outside. You should expect to receive a call or message from your driver to confirm your pickup location (terminal, door number, etc). […]

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Why did my ETA Change?

Before you request, we show the estimated time of arrival for the nearest available driver. Often there’s large volume of requests happening simultaneously, which means your ETA may change depending on which driver you’re connected with. If the confirmed ETA doesn’t meet your needs, you can cancel within five minutes of your initial request without […]

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Can I Request A Specific Uber Driver?

No.  It is not possible at this time. We automatically connect you with the closest driver to get you picked up as quickly as possible. As such, it isn’t possible to request a specific driver.

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How do I Request a Ride a friend?

Are you going to be paying for a friends Uber ride?  To request a ride for someone other than yourself, set the pickup location to their current location. To make it even easier, you can enter the destination ahead of time along with the pickup address. Be sure to give your driver a call once […]

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Does Uber Allow its Riders to Bring Pets?

Yes, but its is up to the individual Uber driver. Most drivers are happy to accommodate pets, but ultimately the decision is theirs. If you’d like to travel with your pet, we suggest calling your driver as soon as your request is confirmed to coordinate. We recommend bringing along a crate or bag to minimize […]

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Can I Request More than One Uber Driver for Large Parties?

No, not at this time.  It’s not possible to request more than one ride from a single account. If your party cannot be accommodated by a single vehicle, have multiple people in your group request rides. We offer vehicle options accommodating up to 6 people in many cities. If no one else in your group […]

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Can I Share my Estimated Arrival Time (ETA) from Uber to my Friends?

YES!  This is one of the best feature of the Uber app. You can share your arrival time with friends to let them know you’re on your way. Once you’ve requested a ride: – On IOS, tap or slide up from the bar at the bottom of your screen. On Android, tap the Share my […]