Instead of calling a cab and scheduling a pickup or waiting for one to come by, Uber allows people to book rides and even see how far away their car is with the help of their smartphone. I like it more than taxicabs I've taken before in New York City," said Monica Hlinka, a student at the University of Scranton.Uber just launched in the Scranton and Wilkes-Barre area on Friday. "My son is going to use it to go skiing at Montage from here at Scranton," said Fran Galli of New Jersey. All you do is check in on the Uber app and find an Uber driver near you.
Each of the spacious guest rooms at our downtown Scranton hotel features all-new furnishings, along with a large HDTV and comfortable chair or sofa bed.
One of the biggest safety issues Adames has with Uber is that there's no way to guarantee that the driver who passed the background check for Uber is actually your Uber driver. Right now, Uber is available in the biggest cities in Pennsylvania and now in Wilkes-Barre and Scranton.