Taxi rides are great when they come with rebates and special offers, right? There are several taxi services in Singapore, among which Uber and Grab take the cake in terms of market share. Both these taxi service providers also periodically create tie-ups with major credit card providers and give you the best deals possible. Let us look at the major taxi promotions offered through credit cards in Singapore.
20% discount on Uber rides
With your Standard Chartered credit card, you can now enjoy discounts of 20% on your Uber rides. All you’ve got to do is to register your Standard Chartered credit card on the Uber application and make payments for your taxi ride with your credit card.
The discount can be earned in the form of cashback that is capped at S$50 a month. In order to qualify for the Uber cashback, you’ll have to spend a minimum of S$600 in a given calendar month using your Standard Chartered Credit Card.
Up to S$30 off first three rides
If you are a Standard Chartered Credit Card user and are using the Uber app for the first time, then you will be able to save S$10 on your first 3 rides. Use the promocode SC2016SG to enjoy this offer.
Both these promotional offers with Uber on Standard Chartered credit cards is valid till 30 September 2017. Here are some popular Standard Chartered credit cards that are currently offering the discount on Uber rides:
American Express credit cardholders who are using Uber for the first time can get discounts of S$10 for their first two Uber rides when they pay through their card. The promocode to use is AMEXSG.
For UberEATS, you can get 20% off the first 3 orders, up to a maximum of S$10 per order. Use the promocode SGEATSAMEX. Both these offers expire on 31 October 2017.
The cards on which these promotions are available are:
UOB is offering a free first ride for its credit cardholders who are new Uber users. This is valid up to 28 February 2018 for bills of up to S$20, only for the first ride. You need to enter the promocode ILOVEUOB to enjoy this discount.
The UOB credit cards which are eligible for this deal are:
7 free Grab rides + rebate of S$5 on 5 rides
This is a sign-up promotion for Citibank credit cards alongside cashback of up to S$120. For the 7 free rides, you need to be a first-time Grab user. You will receive 7 voucher codes worth S$10 each, which can be used for your first 7 free rides, which means that your discount is capped at S$10 per ride.
The vouchers can be redeemed any time within 1 year from the date of issuance. The offer expires on 6 April 2018.
You can get S$5 off your first 5 rides by using the promocode CITI5 when paying for your ride with a Citibank credit card. This promotion runs up to 30 September 2017.
These offers are valid on the following credit cards:
With Citibank, you can pay for your Grab taxi rides using Citi Dollars or Citi Miles. When you pay for the Grab ride using a Citibank credit card, you will receive an SMS with a link to redeem points or miles for the ride instead of paying in money. You can click on this link and select how many points you want to redeem. The redemption can be made only between 7:00 a.m. and 11:00 p.m. every day.
This offer is available on the following Citibank cards: