Uber Introduces Premium Service in Dhaka

Business Afsana Tanni from Dhaka on 29 September 2017 14:20

Introducing UberPremier that is expected to increase comfort and ease with the best cars available.


Uber, the world’s largest on-demand ride-sharing company was launched in Dhaka with UberX who further has come up with another exclusive service called Uber Premium in the Dhaka city offering lucrative style and comfortability.

Taxi service through the apps in the name of Uber was launched in Dhaka on 22nd November 2016 but extended the service to 24 hours from December 5, 2016. The fares were also increased on January 23 this year but demand remained same.

New arrived Uber premium is believed to revolutionize the way millions of people think about getting around their cities. Now you can request with your apps ALLION, AXIO, PREMIO and car models later than 2006.

Per kilometer cost of Uber premium is set to 22 taka and base fare is 80 taka which is double than the previous. Good news is that, fare of UberX reduced from 21 taka to 18 taka per kilometer with base fare to 40 taka now from 50 taka previously.

Dhaka city suffers from some of the worst congestion in the world. There is an appetite for more options for reliable, efficient and comfortable ways to get to and from work and move around.

City dwellers have welcomed Uber as it is giving them the freedom of mobility and assurance of a reliable ride at all times. Besides offering riders a hassle free transportation in the city, Uber created livelihood opportunities for many drivers in Dhaka.

This may be the reason why smartphone app-based taxi service Uber has grown rapid popularity both with drivers and riders.

Introducing UberPremier is expected to be availed by those who wants a proper rider experience with service satisfaction. Although, UberPremium is charging higher than UBerX, riders are definitely willing to get something extra out of Uber at the cost of a few more pennies.