What you need to know about renting a car for Uber or Lyft


Is it possible to become a driver for Uber or Lyft even if I don’t own a car?

 
Yes! RideShare Rental provides drivers like you with Uber- and Lyft-approved vehicles on a daily, weekly, and monthly basis. Just use the RideShare Rental app or website to choose the car you want. RideShare Rental will handle all the paperwork and insurance so you can start earning right away.

How much does it cost to rent a car?


Renting a car with RideShare Rental starts at $29/day. They provide insurance, unlimited miles, and scheduled maintenance. Approvals are quick and there are no long-term contracts.

I’m a fleet operator. How can I rent my cars to rideshare drivers?


RideShare Rental can help you reach Uber, Lyft, and delivery service drivers in your city. To get started, set up your personalized owner’s account. Once your fleet is approved, you’ll receive booking requests from drivers who want to rent your cars. Just log in, approve the bookings, and confirm the local pick-up information with the driver. You’ll be paid weekly for all car bookings.

What are the best cars to use when driving for Uber?


There are many cars available in the market. But the Hyundai Sonata, Hyundai Elantra, Hyundai Ioniq, Honda CR-V, Toyota Camry, Toyota Prius, Chevrolet Malibu, and Honda Civic are popular choices among experienced Uber drivers. To see a selection of available rideshare-ready vehicles in your area, download the RideShare Rental app.

What do I need to rent a car for Uber?

Uber’s guidelines vary by city, but there are a few basic requirements:

  • Drivers should be at least 21 years of age.
  • Drivers must use an eligible vehicle.
  • The driver’s full name must be on the vehicle’s insurance.
  • Drivers must have a valid driver’s license.

Uber will let you apply as a driver even if you don’t currently have a vehicle. By selecting “I need a car” when you create your account, they’ll let you apply and see if you pass the background check before renting a car. The initial application process only takes a few days or, in some cases, a week. Once you’re approved by Uber, you’re ready to rent a car with RideShare Rental! RideShare Rental will provide you with the Uber-approved vehicle and necessary insurance.

What if I want to extend my rental?


You can keep the car as long as you want by extending your rental via the RideShare Rental app or website. Your rental can be extended by the day, week, or month.