How Much Does an App like Uber Cost?
Overview of Uber:
Uber is an app-driven multinational transportation company that put a foundation stone for the platform based travel services. That changed the way how people commute and how travel companies serve their customers. According to a recent report, Uber service is available in 58+ countries and 300+ cities worldwide. Uber is estimated to be worth $62.5B company. Being a role model, Uber has inspired thousands of young entrepreneurs to follow it.
Overview of Uber App:
Uber app connects passengers to drivers with vehicle for hire service. Passengers choose the type of vehicle that they want to travel, the place where they want to be picked up from and the place they want to get down. Once the passenger requesting service through app, he will get confirmation of the ride with the details like the driver name, car number and the way which the driver would take him and the expected time to arrive the required destination. At the end of the ride, passenger will receive a mail that contains payment details. The payment can be done via cash or cashless options like wallet and card payment.
About Uber Drivers:
Uber drivers are called as individual contractors as they use their own vehicle and smartphone to provide service. In some markets, both vehicle and smartphone are leased for drivers.
Key Features of Uber App:
- Two sides of application, one is to passenger to choose ride, and another is to driver to accept requested ride.
- Passenger can choose car from four different types in Bangalore as of January 2016, which may vary on the city/country he’s in. The car types include:
- UberBlack – 4 people or more – Rs. 8/km
- UberX – 4 people – base price Rs.40
- UberSUV – 6 people – minimum fare Rs.75
- UberGo – 4 or more people – Rs. 1/min
Price and seating space may change from time to time. UberXL, UberSelect, UberLUX, and UberTaxi are other taxi types available in different cities.
Uber like App Development Cost:
The development cost of Uber like app depends on following four major parameters:
App development cost varies on the platform you choose.
To attract or engage customers, smart app design plays a vital role in the success of Uber like app.
App size constitutes features and functionalities used in the application.