Uber Reserve is now available in Turkey, allowing you to book a taxi in advance and ensure that you are picked up on time for your trip.
To use Uber Reserve, open the Uber app and tap on the "Reserve" icon. You can then select the date and time of your trip, the number of passengers and the type of taxi you would like.
Once you have submitted your request, Uber will find a driver for you and send you a confirmation email. You can also track your driver's progress in the app.
Uber Reserve is a great option for travelers who want to avoid the hassle of hailing a taxi on the street. It is also a good option for travelers who need to arrive at their destination on time.
Experience a Seamless Taxi Ride with the Reservation Feature
Now plan your taxi rides in advance and reserve your taxi ride through the Uber app. Their technology helps ensure you’re picked up on time for a stress-free ride. You can plan your taxi ride at least 30 minutes in advance and up to 90 days ahead.
How to Book a Taxi in Advance in Turkey with Uber Reserve
- Open the Uber app and tap on the "Reserve" icon.
- Select the date and time of your trip, as well as the number of passengers and the type of taxi you would like.
- Review your reservation details and tap "Confirm."
- Your driver will be notified of your reservation and will pick you up at the agreed-upon time and location.
Benefits of Using Uber Reserve in Turkey
- Book a taxi in advance and ensure that you are picked up on time.
- Choose the type of taxi you would like, such as a large taxi, yellow taxi, a turquoise taxi, or a black taxi.
- Track your driver's progress in the app.
- Pay for your ride with a credit card.
Cities Where Uber Reserve Is Available in Turkey
Cities Where Uber Is Available in Turkey
Alternatives to Uber in Turkey
Other Modes of Transport in Turkey
- Public buses (Otobüs, or Dolmuş)
- Trains (Trenler)
- Trams (Tramvay)
- Hire a car/van
- Taxis (Taksi)
Comparison of Uber and Taxis in Turkey
- Uber is a more convenient option, as you can book a taxi in advance and track your driver's progress in the app.
- Taxis are a more affordable option, especially outside of highly populated city areas.
- Uber drivers are regulated by the Taxi governing body in Turkey, while there is no such regulation for taxis.
- There is a risk of taxi drivers trying to trick you after discovering you are a visitor, while this is less likely with Uber.
Uber Reserve is an excellent option for travelers who want to avoid the hassle of hailing a taxi on the street and ensure they are picked up on time. However, yellow taxis are more affordable, especially outside highly populated city areas. Ultimately, your best option will depend on your needs and preferences.
Turkish Residence Permit and İkamet İzin Sigortası
If you are planning on staying in Turkey for longer than 90 days, it is recommended to apply for a residence permit and obtain İkamet İzin Sigortası. Please contact Ikamet for assistance with the process.