Free December Cape Town Uber Rides

Uber and DSTV are giving away free rides around Cape Town and here is how you can join in on the action.

Get ready to cash in on the promotion upfront:

  • Open up your Uber app
  • Go to ‘Payment’ on the App Menu
  • Under ‘Promotions’, click on ‘Add Promo/Gift Code’
  • Enter DStv and click on the ADD button
  • Once applied successfully, the code will unlock the UberSUMMER vehicle view (close the app and give this 15 minutes to load)


When you’re ready to take a trip (from the 1st – 30th December)

  • Open up your Uber app
  • Set your destination
  • Once you’re asked to select uberX, uberXL or UberBLACK, swipe right & select UberSUMMER
  • Request as usual
  • Enjoy your ride, free of charge, thanks to #UberSUMMER by DStv

Some things to note:

  • Valid for trips starting and ending in the Cape Town CBD and Atlantic Seaboard (see map below)
  • Thursday 1st December – Friday 30th, 8am to 8pm
  • 16 free rides up to R100 each
  • UberSUMMER vehicle view will only be visible in the UberSUMMER zone (Cape Town CBD and Atlantic Seaboard)


Terms and conditions apply: