Everyone asks the question when they are heading out: cheaper Uber or taxi? Well the decision is made extra simple for you during the launch of Uber in Cebu, Philippines! Na abot na kami! Cebu, uberX is Arriving Now! Highlighting Uber’s launch in Cebu is the city’s Rider Zero — world-renowned and multi-awarded furniture designer Kenneth Cobonpue. His work with local Philippine materials to create beautiful furniture and designs is a testament to his impeccable taste and to all Cebuano’s forward-thinking. Uber hopes to take this same mindset as the innovation behind Uber brings safe, convenient, and reliable rides to Cebu. Beginning 8AM tomorrow, Thursday December 3rd, 2015, Uber partners will be ready to take your ride requests. Experience the 5-star service Uber has become known for — to and from anywhere in Metro Cebu: from Consolacion to Talisay, and all of Mactan.
To celebrate Uber’s soft-launch, sign up and and enter the promotion code ‘HELLOCEBU’ and ALL rides you take this week (December 3 – 9, 2015) will be at 20% off. This will work for all new and existing users, for rides taken in Cebu. If you were not able to enter the promotion code upon signup, simply select the PROMOTIONS tab on the app to enter the promo code. The new Uber promo is valid for new and existing Uber users. 20% off will be applied to promotional pricing, which is PHP 6.90 per KM, PHP 3.00 per minute.
Getting access to service is quite easy for Cebu residents:
- Download the app for iOS, Android, or Windows Phone and sign up for an account.
- Don’t forget to enter the promotion code ‘HELLOCEBU’ to take advantage of Uber’s 20% soft-launch promotion.
- On the app, set your pickup location, and REQUEST for a ride.
- Meet your driver when he/she arrives. On the app, you’ll see the exact location of your ride, the driver-partner’s name, license plate, and vehicle make. You can also use the CONTACT feature to get in touch with him/her directly.
- Enjoy the ride! Uber is a cashless experience. After the trip, the payment method you signed up with will be charged and you will receive an email receipt.
For more information about what is cheaper Uber or taxi in Cebu, read the Uber Philippines promo blog.
Visit the main website for all updates to Uber promotional codes.