Are you a solo traveller who thinks Ubering to work is too expensive?
Well, not anymore!
UberMOTO is here to make your rides cheaper and better. UberMOTO is a 2-wheeler service from Uber. It’s is the best mode of transport for a single traveller.
The price for travelling in Jaipur starts at Rs. 15. However, this service was already functioning in Gurgaon and Hyderabad at Rs. 35 and Rs. 25 respectively. Bigger the city, higher the fare.
UberMOTO would be abiding by traffic rules strictly. So, triplings won’t be allowed. If you are 2 or more, you have to book a car for your ride. As per the traffic rules, you are also supposed to wear a helmet. Your ride will have an additional helmet for you.
Since driving a 2 wheeler requires training and experience, the company has taken special care to train drivers before they start offering service. You can be assured that you are being driven by a trained person.
How to book rides for UberMOTO?
- Download the Uber app. There is a section UberMOTO.
- Search for available rides near you
- Book it!
- At the end of the trip, you can either pay by Cash or Cards or digital wallets.
It’s exactly similar to booking a cab ride. You will get the driver’s name, name and bike’s plate number. You can track yourself in real-time and send your location to your friends and families for security reasons.
The Honorable Transport Minister of Rajasthan, Shri Yunus Khan said,”Uber has added another feature in our partnership today by launching UberMOTO to help solve the transportation and congestion problems for people in Jaipur and I am hopeful that this service in Jaipur and I am hopeful that this service will help people in reaching their destination quickly and conveniently.It will also be instrumental in creating economic opportunities for micro-entrepreneurs in Jaipur.”
UberMOTO currently has ~200 bikes on road in Jaipur. The number will increase if the need arises. As a part of ‘Resurgent Rajasthan’ summit which is responsible for bringing in investors to Rajasthan for developing the state, this service will also bring in employment for the unemployed.
Are you in Jaipur, Hyderabad or Gurgaon? Do try out the app and share your experience with me and my readers in the comments below.