A trip of 21 minutes to 18 000 $ with Uber

News 12 December, 2017
  • QMI agency

    Tuesday, December 12, 2017 07:36

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    TORONTO | client of Uber in Toronto has been a bad surprise after having traveled 7.7 km to move in the Queen City on 8 December last, which cost him the tidy sum of 18 518,50 $.

    This trip should have cost between 12 and $ 16. A screen print of the receipt Uber has been shared on Instagram before finding himself on Twitter.

    Uber has admitted this error, reported on the website Slate. The customer was refunded quickly enough and the company has offered its apologies.

    An error of the driver when its input data in the meter is at the origin of this excessive cost.

    Lyft moved to Toronto

    The american giant Lyft said earlier this year that he wanted to settle in Canada, which will create a competition for Uber and taxis.

    It would seem that the car pool service will be effective between Hamilton and Oshawa, Ontario, starting Tuesday.