Commuting in Mecca during Hajj
Hajj is one of the 5 sacred pillars for Muslims, which is right around the corner now. Preparations have already been started as this year Hajj flights are scheduled from 14th July. Some Hajj pilgrims might have experience but most of them are first timers. So naturally, you might feel a bit intimidated by thinking where to go? What to eat? How to travel etc.
Well now you can take out one issue from your list of concerns. No need to worry about the mode of travel as you will find Uber operating in Saudi Arabia as well. And the best part is that there’s no need to download a different Uber app in a different country. It’s a one app for the world.
The Uber service is also very comfortable for women Hajj pilgrims as well because there are women driver partners working in the Uber platform.
Besides you can use Uber to ride to the airport and leave behind all the hassles of private transportation like parking the car or who will take the car back etc.
Uber authority provides their service over 700 cities worldwide. In Bangladesh, Uber is one of the most popular companies in ridesharing industry, currently serving the people of Dhaka, Chattagram, and Sylhet with a wide variety of services: Uber Moto, X, XL, Premier, Hire and Uber Intercity. Uber Bangladesh is also providing its riders and driver partners with different safety features including insurance coverage if there’s any mishap while ON TRIP.
How Uber works:
• Download the Uber app for iOS or Android and create an Uber account.
Android users can download UBER app from following link:
IOS users can download UBER app from following link:
• Select from Uber X, Premier, Moto, Hire and Intercity as per requirement in the app, enter the pickup location and payment method, and request a ride; receive driver details, Such as: name, photo and details of the motorbike.
• The driver will pick you up on the designated location and drop you off at your destination. Just pay your driver the bill and you’re done. Don’t forget to rate your experience using the app.