How To Join Uber and Careem

Uber and Careem drivers

Are you thinking about making some extra money on the side? If yes, then you’ve come to a right place (only if you have a car). Uber and Careem, the ride-sharing companies were launched in Pakistan last year, giving people the luxury of earning cash by offering taxi service to the citizens for a couple of hours.

Ever since the cab-hailing companies, Uber and Careem, have made its way to the Pakistani market, people have been rushing to use their service as means of transportation.

People can sign up to become a part-time driver for Uber and Careem, or in the case of Careem, a captain to earn more than 40,000 per month.

How To Become an Uber Driver

Uber is USA based ride-sharing company that gives their independent contractors the luxury to set up their own schedule and start driving whenever they want. Here’s how you can sign up to become an Uber driver:

  1. Make sure you’re 18 years of age, have an eligible vehicle and a smartphone
  2. Sign up online on Uber’s website
  3. Upload your CNIC (Computerized National Identity Card), driving license, photograph, and proof of vehicle registration
  4. Stop by Greenlight Hub (Uber’s Office) for driver screening
  5. Download the Uber Driver mobile application
  6. Once your account is activated, log into the app and you can start earning money

Vehicle Specifications for Uber

  1. Engine capacity: Any car with an engine capacity of 600cc or greater
  2. Body Style: 4 full, independently opening doors
  3. Seating: Must have seats and seat belts for the driver and 4 passengers
  4. No cosmetic damage or missing pieces
  5. No full-sized vans or trucks
  6. No commercial branding
  7. Cars model year 2001 or newer qualify to drive with uberGO (Working AC is mandatory)
  8. The car should be registered

These are the most popular car models for Uber right now but other can also qualify as well:

  • Toyota: Corolla, Vitz, Prius, Passo, Belta, Aqua, Yaris
  • Suzuki: Cultus, Wagon R, Mehran, Swift, Alto, Liana, Every
  • Hyundai:  Santro
  • Honda: City, Civic, Life, Fit
  • Daihatsu: Move, Mira, Hijet

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How To Become a Careem Captain

Careem is a mobile app-based car booking service company. It is based in Dubai and was launched in Pakistan last year. Careem likes to call their independent contractors/drivers “Captains” and offers a wide number of options for riders as well as captains to further facilitate their experience. Their registration process consists of following six steps:

  1. Car Registration
  2. Captain Registration
  3. Captain Training
  4. Training Test
  5. Configuration
  6. Getting onboard with Careem

Here’s how you can sign up to become a Careem captain:

  1. Sign up online on Careem’s website
  2. Upload your documents
  3. Attend the training session on the given date and pass the Captain’s test
  4. Start earning with Careem

Vehicle Specifications for Careem

Careem asks for different types of vehicles for different cities. We have compiled the detailed as below;

For Islamabad
  • Go+: Sedans (example: Corolla, City, Civic, Prius) 2001-2017, Hatchbacks (example: Vitz, Alto, Mira, Wagon R) 2001-2017 model 1300cc and above
  • Go: Hatchbacks (example: Mehran, Vitz, Alto, Santro) 2001-2017, between 660cc to 1200cc, Mehran has to be a 2007 or above model
  • Taxi: Mehran 1995-2017 (Only commercial taxi cars)
For Lahore
  • Business Class: Sedans 2013-2017 (depends upon the rating of the Captain)
  • Go+: Sedans 1995-2017
  • Go: All Models of Local and Imported Hatchback cars, Mehran & local Alto 2000-2017 (CNG allowed)
For Karachi
  • Business Class: Local and Imported Sedan cars 2016-2017 (CNG not allowed)
  • Go+: Local and Imported Sedan Cars 2008-2015 (CNG not allowed)
  • Go: Local and Imported Sedan Cars 2001-2017, Local and Imported Hatchback Cars 2002-2017 (CNG allowed)
For Faisalabad 
  • Business Class: Local and imported Sedans 2010-2017 (CNG not allowed)
  • Go+: Local and Imported Hatchback cars 2012-2017 (CNG not allowed)
For Hyderabad
  • Go: Registered Local and Imported cars 2002-2017, Registered Suzuki Mehran and Alto 2007-2017
For Peshawar
  • Go: Sedan Local Model 2008 and above
  • Go: Hatchback Local Model 2010 and above
  • Go: Sedan Imported Model 2005 and above
  • Go: Hatchback Imported Model 2007 and above

Required Documents for Careem

  • CNIC (Computerized National Identity Card),
  • Driving license
  • Photograph with white background
  • Proof of vehicle registration or bank authority letter and excise document if the car is leased
  • Two recent utility bills of the current address
  • IBAN number (Printed on cheque or official Account information statement-Manually written IBAN will not be accepted)
  • Car insurance

Careem also gives the luxury of walking into their office for getting yourself registered. Just bring original CNIC, original and computerized driving license, Android smartphone and two recent Utility bills of current address.

A person can get express verification within 24 hours by bringing a police character certificate. Recently, Careem has stopped its guarantee system which ensured that the Captains get paid a certain amount even if they didn’t earn that much through rides. Instead, they have now a bonus system, where a captain or a vendor gets a specific amount of bonus on earning a specific amount through giving rides all day. (A captain is still not bound to work any specific hours)

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  1. Dear I Want to invest 2-3 Mehran 2018 model cars to Uber/careem please Come online on my Email…
    Mian Sohail

  2. how can i become a member by adding motor cycle in your company, and what type of motor cycle be included , kindly advise

    • Yes you can. You can rent your car to careem without driver. You can hire a driver by yourself or company will hire. Average driver salary is 25000. After driver salary and all revenue cost, you can make upto 60,000 to 70,000 per month.

  3. Salam…
    Bhai koi mujhay bataye ga k OFFICE kahan hai in ki ??? Careem ki Office kahan hai Hyderabad ma ??
    Female Drive kr sakti hai ??

  4. mujhe yeh bhi bataeye ke uber main registration ke kya expense hain or monthly apki invoice kis % se hoti hai

  5. Assalamualaikum dear respected sir,
    sir mery pas 2016 model mehraan hy or me careem me lagana chahta Hun ..tu Ed ka kiya procedure hy .me Peshawar Sy hun please sir please yaha Peshawar k office ka address dy do .. contact me .

  6. sir mein karachi se hn mein alto 2007 careem mein dena chahti hn monthly kitne paise milege aur procedure kya plz tell me

  7. asmk sir
    sir mauaray pas crolla 1991 model hay. japanese model.
    in very good condition. luxury seats power windows auto matic tranmission. ac also work well.
    kia careem par register ho skati hay ???
    please reply me
    any body has any info about it

  8. asmk sir
    sir mauaray pas crolla 1991 model hay. japanese model.
    in very good condition. luxury seats power windows auto matic tranmission. ac also work well.
    kia careem par register ho skati hay ???
    please reply me

  9. sir mere pas mehran 2005 ka model he good condition he sari cheze theek he me khud chalana chahta ho to iska kya process he.mere pas abhe driving lisence bhe or NIC bhe .so plzzz ap mujhy process bta de kya karo me…contact me 03418546958 shahroz

  10. I have Pakistani LTV license from 2004 & UAE LTV 2013,how I can lunch my vehicle n ur company.
    0300 66 55 786

  11. Aslam o alaikum sir kiya hall h mery pass honda city 2005 model h muje apni car registered karwani h kiya ma uber or creem dono ma car registered karwa sakta h send me your registeration office adress shukria….

  12. I have L,t,v licence & 16years exp of any tyip of age is 38 , education D,A,E plz live me a chance for driving of ur company thank,s

  13. mery pas 2015 mehran aor 2017 mehran hein, ma careem mn apni dono cars add krwana chahta hon, give me total details plz,

    • Naimat Bhai… ap kahaan se ho ? Ager aap k paas valid driving license h aur aap Rwp ya Islamabad k resident ho to mujh se raabta kren. 20000 tak salary de dun ga with off n on bonuses upto 5000.

    • hello!

      I’ve itp driving license. I would like to hire a car to drive on careem.
      I will pay fixed or profit based payment to the owner.
      I’m from islamabad. if you want to give your car for careem please let me know. we’ll discuss!!

      thank you!

  14. i want to know that i want to drive with cream..I have cultus vxr 2008 model…is this car eligible for cream???please let me know very soon

  15. Hi, Mery pass Santro 2005 CNG model car hy. Kia ye careem mn register ho sakti hy ? please reply soon.

  16. How can nd in how much time register my cultus 2011 with careem.
    My car is not insured.
    My Car category will go+?
    Plz reply

  17. I have mehran 2014 model…if i give it without driver how much i can earn…And with driver how much ican earn….Also tell me minimum time period for providing car to you..thanks

    • me belong to vihari Pakistan
      I am handsome and smart
      I have LTV computerized driving licence
      I have 14th years qulification
      I want to driving with creem but I have no car so anybody want to hire me
      03317161991 contect me anytime

  18. I have every 2016.but I can,t higher any driver.I want to earn with uber or k plz I want to get some information regarding earning through uber or kreem.

  19. i have cultus vxri 2009 on installment. kya lg skti h yh gari careem mn? r agr yh gaari mn khud drive krn. then??? agr kisi kw pata h toh plz btayen mjhy

  20. Mery pas 2 garia hey corolla gli 16 madol or wagon r or mera apna license bi hy …….

    Jab gari reqeud ho to btana….

  21. I m a license holder driver,
    i hv good knwoledge of vehicles electrical/mechanical sys/ maintinece/zabta shahrat pakistan
    age 35,
    qulification matric,
    good caractor,
    experiance 11 yrs in driving field but i hv no experiance of any organization or cab svc,
    i need a driver job of
    any legal field,

  22. Can I join Careem with my Civic 2008 driven by my driver.What will be the pre-requisites?I will be registered or my driver will be registered?

  23. Mery pas cuore 2010 ha..good condition with chilled Ac ha… Is ko Creem per dany ka kia procedure ha????

  24. I want to join Careem with 2 new cars (Cultus).
    1. What will be my monthly income if I have my own drivers OR in case drivers are arranged by Careem.
    2. Minimum period of agreement?
    3. Is any car insurance offered by Careem ?

  25. I want to be vendor of careem without driver i just can provide car
    Need suggestion form you people. is it possible?

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