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15 FEB

Uber is Rolling into Champaign-Urbana!

As part of our expansion into Illinois, we're excited to announce that we're launching in Champaign-Urbana today!

21 JAN

Nairobi, Your Uberx is arriving now!

Nairobi, your uberX has arrived! Starting today, Kenya's capital city will become the sixth city in Africa to have access to the safety, convenience and reliability of Uber.

20 NOV

Ya Om El Donia. Your Uber Has Just Arrived, Cairo!

While it’s been a long road to get here, we’re THRILLED to be providing this giant city with reliable, safe, and convenient transportation…….akheeeran! Boasting one of the most densely populated cities in the world, we know how commuting and navigating through Cairo’s traffic can take its toll (think: bumper cars and frogger). We’re here to provide another choice to help you start moving around Cairo in style!


Gruber Meets Uber! Announcing Uber for Business Wisconsin

The Uber Wisconsin team along with Gruber Law is excited to announce the launch of the Uber for Business platform in Wisconsin!

24 OCT


¡Estamos muy contentos de anunciar que Uber ha llegado oficialmente a la Sultana del Norte! Al fin llegamos a uno de los mayores centros de negocios e innovación en México, siendo ya la cuarta ciudad del país que da la bienvenida a Uber.

23 SEP

¡Madrid! Your uberPOP is arriving now

We’re thrilled to announce that from today, Madrileños have access to the same efficient, safe and affordable uberPOP rides as Barcelona. De Madrid al cielo!

19 SEP

Uber Makes a Jazzy Entrance into New Orleans

Bring out the trumpets and tune up the sax! Your Uber is arriving now, New Orleans. While it’s been a long road to get here, we’re SO pumped to be providing the Big Easy with reliable, safe, and convenient transportation…finally!

18 SEP

ANCHORAGE RIDER ZERO: John Gourley and Zach Carothers of Portugal. The Man

Today marks the day Uber came to town. And the first to take a spin in an uberX in The Last Frontier were two Alaskans who are no strangers to the safe, seamless experience of transportation on-demand at the tap of a button: John Gourley and Zach Carothers of Portugal. The Man.

16 SEP

A Look Back at Week One

We thought it would be fun to look back on our first week and reflect on how uberX has already impacted our city – so here’s a snapshot of Week 1...


Toronto's uberX Rider Zero: Phil Kessel

Catching a ride with one of our first uberX driver partners (in a Tesla no less), Phil Kessel has officially marked the launch of uberX and his title as Uber Toronto's Rider Zero. On the ice, the Toronto Maple Leaf's star flies across the ice no problem - but off the ice, he relies on Uber to get him from Point A to Point B - all at the tap of a button.