Uber: fixed fare in Metro Manila
According to ride-sharing company, starting October 12, 2016, Uber will begin offering fixed fares for all UberX transactions in Metro Manila.
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The UberX company announce that commuters will be shown their exact fare upon booking, taking into consideration the trip’s expected time and distance.
“All you have to do is enter your pick-up and drop-off locations on the app to get the actual price of your trip, just like you already do with uberPOOL,”
“The price the rider is shown is guaranteed upfront this will make it even easier for riders to compare the cost between a shared ride and a solo journey. You can always decide what works for you and your budget,”
“At Uber, we always try to give our riders the cost seamless riding experienced possible, from the moment they request for a ride to the time they’re dropped-off at their destination,”
The number of transport network vehicle service applications had ballooned to almost 30,000 this year from only 3,000 in 2015.