Questions and Answers

Have a travel related question? Post it here, and I’ll do my best to answer it as quickly as possible.

While anyone can comment on regular blog post, registration is required in order to post a question in this space. Creating your account is free, and you'll be able to see when your question is answered, as well as like comments from other users. And of course, you'll earn status points for offering helpful answers!

This space is intended to be more of a community as well, so please jump in and share tips!

Filter by:

AA Flagship First Check In LAX

1

Global Entry Conditional Approval

Can you help?
0

Chase BA 10% Discount – Credit to AAdvantage?

1

Daily Emails?

3

QR Lounge access transiting Doha from First to Business

2

Site Feedback

Hot topic, get involved
36

Transiting LHR on a BA First Class/Club Europe Ticket

2

Newsletter

2

How do I deal w extra seat reservation?

3

Password Change

2

Ask a Question

Everyone can read and comment, but you must login to post a new comment.

Answers (5)

Validity of US uber account

Validity of US uber account

  1. Anonymous

    Is an account created in the United States valid in London? Australia/New Zealand?

  2. Gaurav

    I’ve used my US account in India and the UAE so I’m pretty sure it will work in other places. Just make sure to have a no foreign transaction fee card attached for billing.

  3. PhatMiles

    It works. But if you happen to have a SIM card in that country, it is better to update the contact number during your time there.
    I learned this from a driver in India. He said he was trying to call me and could not reach me because Uber had my US number. They usually try 2-3 times and cancel the ride with the reason : “Unable to reach rider”. My 2c.

  4. Gaurav

    [USER=522]@PhatMiles[/USER]: That’s a good point. I’ve had that happen to me in India. I don’t change my Uber contact number even if I have a local sim but now I do proactively call the driver.

  5. PhatMiles

    [QUOTE=”Gaurav, post: 12203, member: 79″][USER=522]@PhatMiles[/USER]: That’s a good point. I’ve had that happen to me in India. I don’t change my Uber contact number even if I have a local sim but now I do proactively call the driver.[/QUOTE]
    Thats what I do too. But changing the number sounded better to me to avoid hassles.

Sign in to help answer questions.