We’ve heard you loud and clear – uberX is here and ready to rock Tampa Bay! Today, uberX is hitting the streets – delivering a seamless, reliable and affordable way to move around the city – let us to take you to the best beaches or Ybor city at the touch of a button.


The only thing better than prices 35% cheaper than a taxi is FREE rides. For a limited time, uberX rides are FREE so you can explore Tampa Bay in a way you’ve never done it before!


  • Download the app or sign up here.
  • No promo code necessary, just request and ride.
  • FREE rides available in Tampa and St. Pete. (Up to $50 per ride)
  • FREE rides for two weeks!

If you don’t see an uberX at first, don’t worry! Since Uber is still in testing phase, there may be times when availability is limited. Just refresh your Uber app again after a few minutes to request a ride and you’ll be on your way.


In Tampa, uberX includes ridesharing, offering Uber reliability with prices up to 35% cheaper than a Tampa taxi. Drivers on uberX have mid-range or hybrid vehicles in a variety of colors and styles, with seating for up to four people.

To maintain the Uber standard you expect, all drivers pass Uber’s rigorous screening process. In order to be an uberX driver in Tampa, drivers must pass:

As always, your safety and satisfaction remain our highest priority. All Uber rides are backed by the driver’s insurance policy as well as our corporate insurance policy, and you will always have the option to rate every driver and contribute to the quality with your feedback.


Do you want reliability and style at the tap of an app? Bringing you choices for your transportation is the Uber way. Help bring UberBLACK to cities across Florida. Sign this petition to tell your representatives to stand up for innovation, not taxi special interests. Show your support for Uber in Florida and let’s #MoveFLForward.

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Questions? Comments? Excited that Uber has finally rolled into Tampa Bay? We’d love to hear from you on Twitter @Uber_Tampa or via email.

Uber on,

Uber Tampa Team