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Uber Eats Holiday Deals!

Posted by: RideGuru Team in Rideshare Knowledge 1 week, 2 days ago

Uber Eats is spicing up the holiday with awesome deals and giveaways! From now until December 24th, Uber Eats is releasing weekly deals and sweepstakes from 30% off holiday décor to a $500 Live Nation Gift Card! Check out all the deals and savings below.



Week 1: Nov 20 – Nov 26


Week 2: Nov 27 – Dec 3


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Lyft’s On-time Pickup Promise

Posted by: RideGuru Team in Rideshare Knowledge 2 weeks, 2 days ago

Image Credit: Lyft.com


Starting this week, Lyft has announced their new On-Time Pickup Promise in an effort to make holiday travel just a little less stressful. With Lyft’s On-Time Pickup Promise, scheduled rides to the airport will be covered and ensured to arrive on time in most major markets.

“Every minute counts when you’re on the way to the airport,” said David Risher, Lyft CEO. “We’re so confident that we can get you there on time that if we’re more than ten minutes late for your scheduled pick-up, we’ll give you up to $100 in Lyft credits to make up …

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Order an Autonomous Ride on Uber!

Posted by: RideGuru Team in Rider Community , Rideshare Knowledge 3 weeks, 3 days ago

Last week, in a partnership with Waymo, Uber rolled out “Waymo Driver” on their app in Phoenix. Through Waymo Drivers, users can request a fully autonomous Waymo vehicle for their next rideshare! 

Riders who request an UberX, Uber Green, Uber Comfort, or Uber Comfort Electric may now be matched with a Waymo vehicle if the route they are traveling is part of Waymo’s newly expanded operating territory. Some high traffic areas such as, Sky Harbor International Airport’s 24th St and 44th St SkyTrain locations are now a part of Waymo’s territory and have a dedicated Waymo vehicle available!

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Lyft is coming to Southwest Ontario, Canada!

Posted by: RideGuru Team in Announcements , Rideshare Knowledge 1 month ago

Image Credit: Lyft.com


Earlier this year, Lyft expanded into Toronto, Ottawa, Vancouver, Calgary, and Edmonton, Canada. With the first 5 cities being so successful Lyft has decided to add to their Canadian service locations. Lyft’s next stop is Southwest Ontario which includes, London, Windsor, Kitchener-Waterloo, and Niagara! Lyft is looking for drivers in these areas and here is what you need to know to apply.

First, if you are interested in driving for Lyft, you will need to download the Lyft Driver app, which is available for both iOS and Android users. From there, the app will prompt you to …

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Uber Balloon - A New Way to Travel

Posted by: RideGuru Team in Rideshare Knowledge 1 month, 1 week ago

Image Credit: Uber.com


Over the past decade we have seen Uber expand from cars to scooters to airplanes but today a new mode of transport has arrived. With one tap of a button, you can now take to the skies in a hot air balloon! Starting this week in Cappadocia, Turkey, Uber Balloon will be available in the UNESCO World Heritage Göreme National Park!

To book a hot air balloon ride, open your Uber app and tap on ‘Uber Reserve’. The hot air balloon trips are a 1.5 hour picturesque sunrise trip. This once-in-a-lifetime adventure includes door-to-door rides from the …

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