Despite the apps and downs, Uber is back in Germany, operating in only two cities, Munich and Berlin. This brings about the opportunity for people to make money through them by either providing their services as drivers, or referring drivers and riders to the platform.
In order for one to become a driver on the Uber platform, they can either own a vehicle or drive for someone that has registered their vehicle on the platform. The first step to joining and starting to make money on the platform is signing up.
This is the most common Uber service across the globe. This is because of the low fares offered. This also means that as a driver, you’ll get plenty of work and earn more money. The vehicles are usually 1600cc and below, but not limited to that. They can carry a maximum of 4 passengers.
Examples of UberX vehicles include:
UberBLACK is a premium service by Uber. It targets riders that want to have some sort of luxury in their rides. All the vehicles have a black exterior and the interior is leather.
Examples of UberBLACK vehicles include:
This is a service that is similar to UberX but with a vehicle that carries more people, up to 6. This is a service that is ideal when you’re going out with friends, or with your family.
All three services are available in Munich but only UberX is available in Berlin.
You will then be required to download the Uber app from either the google play store or the apple store. It is a must to have the app because all of the Uber services will be accessed through the app. Below is a list of some of the things one can do with the app:
The amount of money that drivers earn completely depends on the drivers themselves. They can earn more if they drive for longer hours and take advantage of the surge areas. If they are in the right place at the right time, they are bound to make good money.