Is Uber currently operating in Cancun?
Uber in Cancun is a somewhat touchy subject, the taxi union has complicated matters and the Uber service has its ups and downs. Currently there is no Uber service from the Cancun airport in 2021 which means you need to book private Cancun transportation with Happy Shuttle (you are in the right place!).
Does Playa del Carmen 2021 have Uber?
Whether you think the unregulated freedom that UBER can offer is a good thing or consider that it may affect the livelihoods of people (and their families) who spend a lot of money on permissions and fees to be able to transport passengers, the fact is that UBER is not available in Playa del Carmen, Cancun or anywhere …
Is there Uber or Lyft in Mexico?
Uber is very popular in Mexico. Lyft does not operate in Mexico at this time. We have a service called Yaxi as well which allows you to select how to pay.
Is Uber legal in Cancun 2020?
Can you use Uber in Cancun? Broadly speaking, Uber does not operate completely legally in Cancun yet. It could be a good idea to prevent troubles by not hiring them (at least, not yet). On the other hand, there are companies (like us) offering touristic transportation services without any legal issue.
Is Uber safe in Cancun 2021?
Uber is completely safe in Cancun (as safe as it is anywhere else). Taxis have LONG had a stranglehold in Cancun and charged OUTRAGEOUS prices for going anywhere. It’s been a terrible situation for people living in and visiting the city.
Does LYFT operate in Cancun?
Unfortunately, neither Lyft nor UBER are available in Cancun. But there is (as they have mentioned) public transportation (buses & combis) and taxis.
Can you Uber from Cancun to Playa del Carmen?
Is there Uber in Playa del Carmen? Yes and no. Uber in 2019 has started operating again in the Cancun area, and getting from Cancun Airport to Playa del Carmen will cost you around 400 MXN (approximately 17 USD) with UberX.
Is Uber available in Riviera Maya?
No Uber in Mexico. You can use taxis or use private transfer services such as USTransfer for excursions. In either case you can have them wait while you do your thing.
Can you use LYFT in Mexico?
No, Lyft does NOT operate outside the US and some parts of Canada. The major options in Mexico City are still Uber and Cabify.
Is Uber cheaper than a taxi in Mexico City?
Uber came to my city in Mexico three years after moving here and I’ve seen travelers growing more and more comfortable with it. It’s cheaper than cabs and a fun way to get around. … Parking is so high that most downtown residents end up using Uber even when they own cars.
Is Uber legal in Mexico?
In Mexico City, however, Uber ‘is legal’ and a great way to get around if you have a smartphone with working wifi or a cellar data plan. I mention which data plan to go for in my Mexico City travel blog if you are thinking about buying a SIM card here.