Open the Uber app on your phone or tablet.
Look for the black-and-white icon that says “Uber” on your home screen
Enter your mobile phone number and tap the arrow.
Uber will send you an SMS message containing a verification code.
Enter the confirmation code.
Once your phone number is confirmed, you’ll be able to continue setting up your account.
Enter your email address.
You’ll need to enter a valid email address to create an account and receive Uber receipts. Tap the arrow after entering your address to continue.
Create a password.
Your password should be at least 8 characters long. Once the password is accepted, tap the arrow to continue.
Enter your name.
Your first name will be provided to drivers when they head to pick you up so that they can confirm they have the right person. Your last name will remain private. Enter both into the provided blanks and tap the arrow.
Links to both documents appear on this screen. Signing up for Uber confirms that you agree with the terms presented in both documents. Tap the arrow after reading these documents to confirm that you agree.
Select a payment method and enter your payment info.
Credit/debit cards are accepted worldwide. If you have an Uber gift card, you can select that option to apply its value to your account. If you don’t have a credit or debit card, PayPal, Venmo, and even cash are accepted in some regions. Follow the onscreen prompts to use one of these options.