3.5M Estimates = Done! Here's Some Statistics

Today is a special day! Why? Because we hit a new milestone! We’ve officially provided rates for a whopping 3,500,000 Uber rides.

Thanks to this, we have some fun statistics we’d like to share with you all - as Uber continues to spread all over the world. So without further adieu...

Most Frequently Surging Zipcodes (Top 5)

Most Common Rides/Routes

  1. One Prudential Plaza to Wrigleyville/Wrigley Field - Chicago, Illinois
  2. Indiana University to Kirkwood Ave - Bloomington, Indiana
  3. San Jose to San Francisco - California
  4. LAX to Disneyland - Disneyland is located in Anaheim, California
  5. Fort Lauderdale to Miami - Florida

Top Airports

  1. Los Angles International Airport (LAX)
  2. John F. Kennedy International Airport (JFK)
  3. San Francisco International Airport (SFO)
  4. LaGuardia Airport (LGA)
  5. Newark Liberty International Airport (EWR)

Top Surging Areas (United States, Past Month)


deeper red = more surge —- (click image to expand)

Miami is always a hotspot!

Here’s a closer look at which areas you should try to avoid in the area...

deeper red = more surges

Haven’t had enough?

We’ve been putting lots of work into our Live Surge Map which shows real-time fares on a global scale.


Surges are shown in varying shades of red depending on just how high the surge is (and even a special icon for VERY high surges - which we’ll surely see lots of on NYE!).

Here’s what it looks like (just try it!):


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