Uber offering 50% off rides to local military bases on Veterans Day

Posted at 8:01 AM, Nov 11, 2016

veteranscreenshotNORFOLK, Va. – Uber Virginia is celebrating Veterans Day by offering 50% off rides to and from select military bases in Hampton Roads.
Riders should open the app and enter the code VETSDAYHRVA16 to receive 50% off rides to or from the following bases:

  • Naval Station Norfolk
  • NAS Oceana
  • Dam Neck
  • Little Creek
  • Norfolk Naval Shipyard
  • Naval Hospital Portsmouth
  • Craney Island Coast Guard
  • Fort Story
  • NWS Yorktown
  • Langley AFB
  • Fort Eustis
  • Camp Allen

Additionally, Uber is introducing a new feature that begins on Veterans Day. Veterans and military families who drive with Uber can share their military affiliation with riders directly through the new Uber app. When riders are matched with a member of the UberMILITARY community, a card will appear in their app letting them know their driver is a veteran or military family member.

Uber says nearly 70,000 service members, veterans and military spouses have signed up to drive as part of the UberMILITARY community.