RIDE is the #1 transport hailing and booking platform in Ethiopia. You can call our dispatch center at 8294/taxi, or use RIDE FREE Passenger App to book/hail your next trip on the streets of Addis Ababa. NO surge pricing. Whether you need a ride to/from the airport, or a quick taxi service to get there on time, RIDE is the fastest and safest option in town. A pool of vehicles are on standby, on every corner, to service your needs, 24 hrs a day, 7 days a week, including Holidays.
Are you a tourist in Addis Ababa? You can pre-book a RIDE days ahead. A well-vetted RIDE member driver arrives outside your stay, on time for a pickup. Instead of waiting on a hotel shuttle to fill up, you can use RIDE Passenger App to get a cab in minutes from anywhere in Addis Ababa. You’ll feel safe and accomplished by the day’s end, because our drivers are keen to your absolute convenience.
Booking or hailing a taxi on RIDE is so simple:
Set your initial location on a map
Set your destination location on a map
Set the payment and booking schedule, and confirm. No worries, drivers accept cash.
A nearby driver calls you after accepting the order to verify your exact location
You can also see the driver’s picture, vehicle license plate and side numbers, and a brief info on the driver. After completing a trip, you can request a paper-based receipt, or review our e-receipt sent out to your email automatically, upon payment confirmation.
How do we elevate your experience? If you have a special occasion or want to sign up for a monthly billable corporate account, you can call our dispatch center to get a full assistance.
Want to email us? Support@ride8294.com