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Uber promo codes and discounts for July 2022

Get a hefty discount on your next ride with an Uber coupon code.

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Rideshare service Uber has revolutionised how we get around. With just a few taps on your smartphone, there's a car ready to pick you up for a fraction of what you'd pay for a taxi.

You can pay even less by inputting one of our coupon codes below when you order your ride.

We currently have no Uber promo codes and discounts available. Here are other rideshare deals for July 2022

Code exclusive

Get up to $20 in ride vouchers

Expires 31 Dec 2022
Get $5 off 4 rides in 7 days across Australia, including Sydney, Newcastle, Adelaide, Cairns, Gold Coast, Perth, Melbourne and more when you use the code. Valid for new users only. T&Cs apply.

Uber rates

Rates below are based on Sydney fare prices.

UberX and ASSIST

(Low cost and special assistance drivers)

  • Base fare – $2.50
    +Per minute – $0.40
    +Per kilometre – $1.45
  • Minimum fare – $9
  • Cancellation/No-show fee – $10


(Access local taxis using the Uber app)

  • Base fare – $3.60
    +Per minute – $0.95
    +Per kilometre – $2.19
  • Minimum fare – $3.60
  • Cancellation/No-show fee – $10


(Cars with extra head and leg room)

  • Base fare – $3.38
    + Per minute – $0.54
    + Per kilometre – $1.96
  • Minimum fare – $11.25
  • Cancellation/No-show fee – $10


(Luxury rides with professional drivers)

  • Base fare – $5.50
    + Per minute – $0.88
    + Per kilometre – $3.19
  • Minimum fare – $15
  • Cancellation Fee – $10
  • No-show Fee – $15


(Low-cost 6-seater rides)

  • Base fare – $4
    + Per minute – $0.60
    + Per kilometre – $2.30
  • Minimum fare – $12
  • Cancellation Fee – $10

Where does Uber Australia operate?

  • Adelaide
  • Ballarat
  • Bendigo
  • Brisbane
  • Bunbury
  • Busselton
  • Byron Bay
  • Cairns
  • Canberra
  • Darwin
  • Geelong
  • Gold Coast
  • Hobart
  • Launceston
  • Melbourne
  • Mornington Peninsula
  • Newcastle
  • Perth
  • Sunshine Coast
  • Sydney
  • Toowoomba
  • Townsville
  • Wollongong

Which airports allow Uber pick-ups?

  • Avalon Airport
  • Brisbane Airport
  • Melbourne Airport
  • Perth Airport
  • Sydney Airport
  • Adelaide Airport
  • Canberra Airport
  • Newcastle Airport
  • Gold Coast Airport
  • Cairns Airport
  • Townsville Airport
  • Hobart International Airport

Uber review: Pros and cons


  • Easy tracking of where your vehicle is
  • Fixed fares and easy payment
  • Range of car types for different budgets
  • Easier to track travel expenses (no receipts to lose!)
  • Referral bonuses when new passengers sign up


  • Surge pricing (in times of high demand, Uber fares go up)
  • Limited coverage in some areas
  • Can't book without the app
  • Most discount codes are for new customers

Common questions about Uber

Is Uber legal?

Uber can be legally used in the cities and from the airports listed above. Each city does have different transport laws around taxis and rideshare services, but if it's listed as an official Uber city there are no issues with using the app there.

Does Uber take cash?

Uber recently allowed you to change the payment option to cash. If you use this option, the app on the driver's phone will display the total amount you owe at the end of your trip.

Does Uber have baby car seats?

Some Ubers in select cities do have car seats for babies and toddlers, which can be selected at the time of ordering your Uber. However, most cars don't have children's car seats, so if you do require one it may be best to use another mode of transport.

Do Ubers allow dogs?

All Ubers let you take a service animal along with you.

If you're bringing a pet that isn't a service animal, it's up to the driver's discretion. Contact your driver as soon as you've been assigned one to ask and cancel it within the grace period if it's not permitted.

If you do bring a pet, Uber encourages you to bring a blanket or sheet for it to sit on so it doesn't shed as a courtesy for the driver and future passengers.

Which credit cards can I use with Uber?

Uber accepts Mastercard, Visa and American Express. You can also attach your Uber account to PayPal.

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    BertAugust 20, 2017

    Can I use my Melbourne Uber App in Sydney & other places?

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      DeeAugust 20, 2017Staff

      Hi Bert,

      Thanks for your question.

      As a passenger, you can use your Uber app in any state or city where Uber operates. But as a driver, you can only use the app or work in the city where you have a license to drive from Uber.


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      BertAugust 20, 2017

      Thanks, Anndy

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    AdamAugust 11, 2017

    I just found out about promo codes, I just became a member and have already had 3 trips. I will be using you guys almost every day for the next 4 months, is there anything you can do for me? I have also recommend you to one person so far.

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      ArnoldAugust 11, 2017

      Hi Adam,

      Thanks for your inquiry.

      We appreciate your continued patronage with us. I would suggest visiting the nearest Uber site and discussing your concern with them. You may also visit their support page at https://support.uber.com.au/

      Hope this information helped.


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    DawnJune 11, 2017

    How do I book Uber to pick up a companion slightly off the direct route to our final destination?

    • Avatarfinder Customer Care
      RenchJune 11, 2017Staff

      Hi Dawn,

      Thanks for your inquiry. Please note that we are not affiliated with Uber or any company we feature on our site and so we can only offer you general advice.

      With picking up a companion from slightly off your route with Uber, you can have this requested directly with the Uber driver once you book in a ride. You can select your main destination then request it with the driver that you’ll be picking up your companion that is just slightly off the route then continue with your destination. Only make sure that it is not out of the way because you will be needing to book a seperate ride for that.

      Hope this helps.

      Best regards,

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    LiezlMay 12, 2017

    Hi Kevin,

    Thank you for reaching out. Just to confirm though, you have reached finder.com.au, not actually Uber.

    In order for any promotional discount to be applied to a trip fare, you must enter the promo code before or during the trip. If you were unable to apply a promo code for this trip, you can contact Uber help directly.

    I hope this has helped.


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    JohnApril 14, 2017

    Hi Is Uber operating in Geraldton WA?

    • Avatarfinder Customer Care
      DeeApril 14, 2017Staff

      Hi John,

      Thanks for your question.

      Yes, Uber is operating in Geraldton WA.

      If you are planning to use Uber services, you may want to check our Uber guide for more information on the services offered.


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