Easily getting from one place to another is a great benefit of living in the modern age—much like the Internet or those silica gel packets you can keep in your shoes to make you look taller. Go as you please with this Groupon.
$19 for $40 Worth of Private Car Service
Using their iPhone or Android apps, or via text message, passengers can request a sleek, private black sedan ($8 base fare) or SUV ($15 base fare) to pick them up and transport them to a variety of places, including the San Diego International Airport. Travelers can zip downtown from Pacific Beach ($46; $61) or to the Gaslamp District from Little Italy ($17; $20). Pricing is based per mile ($3.50; $4.50) and per minute ($0.75; $1). Flat-rate trips are also available.
With private car services in cities across the U.S., Canada, Europe, and Australia, Uber Technologies is dedicated to whisking its customers to their destinations in comfort. Clients request rides through Uber’s online form or from their iPhone, Android, or quick-winged carrier pigeon. They are then soon steered in luxury toward their desired location in a sleek black automobile.