You may have used Uber in the United States, but did you know that Uber operates all around the world? In fact, Uber operates in hundreds of cities, and is continuing to grow. However, navigating Uber in all these different cities can be difficult, so we are here to give you some tips on how Uber differs from place to place!
In most cities in the US, the following are the guidelines for the services Uber offers, listed from the least expensive option to the most expensive. However, depending on the population of the city and the demand for Uber rides, some of the smaller cities only offer UberX and UberXL, while the more populous cities such as Los Angeles include a majority of these services.
UberPool: share your ride with another party
UberX: standard vehicles for groups up to 4 people
UberTaxi: taxis registered with Uber
UberXL: standard vehicles for groups up to 6 people
UberBlack: high-end cars with professional service
UberSUV: high-end SUVs with professional service
UberLUX: luxury vehicles with professional service
In Europe and across the world, some of the services for Uber are different than in the United States. Additional Uber services found outside of the United States are listed below!
UberPOP: The UberX for Europe
UberGreen: uses electric and hybrid vehicles
UberBerline: the original standard Uber
UberVan: an Uber fit for up to 7 people
These services, along with UberX, are standard across many European cities, including Paris and others!
The services listed below are unique to London, United Kingdom.
UberExec: executive quality vehicles and services
UberWav: described as the "cheap, fast, and reliable" service.
Introduced recently in various cities across Australia, a new service called UberAssist gives rides to seniors and people with disabilities in order to accomodate them.
There are also individual cities that offer services unique to their location, such as Amsterdam, Netherlands, which offers a service called UberBike where, when requested, a car with a bike rack will come pick you and your bicycle up!