Updated: Jan 11
Uber announced Friday that riders in the UK will soon be able to rent cars through their app in a partnership with car rental company CarTrawler. Users can select the new "Uber Rent" option in the app and browse available cars for their chosen date and location. Users will be able to pick up their car from hundreds of the car hire companies pickup locations.
Users are able to make their bookings at the same time they pick up the vehicle. However, Uber encourages you to make a car reservation at least 24 hours in advance. Rentals can be cancelled up to 48 hours ahead of collection and Uber is promises discounts on rentals of up to 25 percent.