What is Uber?
Driving with Uber offers a flexible earning opportunity. It’s a great alternative to full-time driver jobs, part-time driver jobs or other part-time gigs, temp jobs or seasonal employment. Or maybe you’re already using other rideshare apps and want to supplement your income by becoming a driver using the Uber platform.
Why Drive With Uber?:
Receive your earnings fast: With Uber, you can pocket your earnings up to 5 times a day.
Minimum earnings guaranteed: Earn at least the National Living Wage.
Access to sickness cover or a "New Parent" payment*: With our Allianz insurance scheme, you have protection from the financial cost of life-changing events with insurance from Allianz. *Eligibility criteria apply.
Save for your future: You will have access to a pension plan that will include contributions from you and Uber.
Receive holiday pay* You will receive an additional 12.07% of your earnings each week, making it easier to plan some downtime. *Eligibility criteria apply.
You are your own boss: You decide how much or little you want to drive and earn.
No car? No problem: We’ll give you access to hire and leasing deals through our sister company, Vehicle Marketplace.
Signing up only takes a few minutes. We'll provide support along the way and get you on the road as soon as your registration is processed.
Requirements to Drive:
Meet the minimum age of 21 to drive.
A valid UK driver's licence (EU driver's licence needs to be converted to UK driver's licence before onboarding).
You will need a private hire licence from a licensing authority such as a council. If you don't have one, we'll help you get started with a personalised Ignition appointment where we offer advice and support after you sign up.
Driver profile photo taken at our Greenlight Hub.
Complete the EduMe Course, a virtual onboarding course that helps you familiarise with the Uber app and its features.
Required years of driving experience will vary depending on in which city you are based.
If you have previous employment experience in transportation (such as a delivery driver, driver, professional driver, driving job, truck driver, heavy and tractor-trailer driver, local truck driver, company truck driver, taxi driver, taxi chauffeur, transit bus driver, bus driver, coach bus driver, bus operator, shuttle driver, bus chauffeur) you might also consider driving with Uber to earn extra money. We also welcome drivers who have worked with other peer-to-peer ridesharing or driving networks. Driving with Uber is a great way to supplement your part time or full time income. Drivers who use the Uber app come from all backgrounds and industries, setting their own schedules to make work fit into their lives, not the other way around. We'll help you get started.
Additional Documents to Drive: Depending on your state/city, additional documentation and information may be required. Our 24/7 support is available every day to answer questions about registration.