Uber has certainly brought transformation in the local transportation system across the globe. With presence in many countries across the world Uber is definitely a service worth opting for. You book a cab to a certain destination and it instantly finds you a nearby cab to drop you at your destination at the earliest. Users can also get an estimate of their ride to know what they have to pay when they reach their destination. But have you though how Uber calculate fare for your ride. Not many people give this thing a thought so today we will be discussing about how Uber charges you for a ride to a certain destination.
The first thing to note is that Uber doesn’t have a standard fee policy because it has presence in many countries (633 cities worldwide) and it has to abide by the specific country’s transportation laws and regulations. So if you think that Uber charges you similarly across the globe then drop this thought. The fares are as per the city you reside in and the surge area.
Now let’s move on to how Uber fare estimate process gives you pre-proposed fare estimation so that you can know what you have to pay after reaching your destination. The estimation process of Uber is based on a basic fare breakdown and some additions. Here is a complete breakdown of Uber fare estimation process for you to know how you are been charged: