Metro’s SafeTrack program continues into its second phase with impacts on the Blue, Orange, and Silver lines between Eastern Market and Benning Road//Minnesota Ave. This can surely impact your morning and evening commutes within the Washington DC area, and is frustrating for many of the WMATA passengers who count on reliable service every day. This is why Uber is helping you out with a DC Metro SafeTrack Uber discount. As part of Uber’s Pooling Together initiative, Uber DC is offering rides for $5 and $7–or less–to help you get an affordable and reliable ride while the closures impact your neighborhood. To do this, the DC Metro SafeTrack Uber discount program offers maximum rate uberPOOL fares within the commute zone and commute hours. Trips that qualify for these rates must take place within the Beltway, in this map area. Eligible trips must begin or end within Zone 1 for a maximum fare of $5 and Zone 2 for a maximum fare of $7. This promotion will run through July 3, 2016. Some examples of popular routes and fares that will benefit from this DC Metro SafeTrack Uber discount are:
|Popular routes||uberPOOL Price|
|Benning Road to Capitol South||$3.20|
|Minnesota Ave to Eastern Market||$4.15|
|Stadium Armory to Farragut West||$5.00|
|Largo Town Center to DCA||$7.00|
|New Carrollton to L’Enfant Plaza||$7.00|
Rates include surge pricing, tolls, and airport fees. Sample fares above are average estimates shown in DC during commuting hours (Monday-Friday 6am-10am, 4pm-8pm). Promotion fare trips must take place within the Beltway. Eligible trips must begin or end within Zone 1 for a maximum fare of $5 and Zone 2 for a maximum fare of $7. Promotional fare does not include $0.75 fee for 2 person pickups. Promotional fares eligible through 11:59pm on July 3, 2016.
For more information about the DC Metro SafeTrack Uber discount you can get, read the Uber Washington DC website.
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