Uber

Uber is a taxi / 'ride sharing' / minicab app which is growing quickly in cities through the UK. You can receive £3 off your first ride if you register for Uber via this link or by downloading the app and adding code 'uberheadforpoints' on the payment page.

Last chance to convert Tesco Clubcard vouchers to Uber credit

Our favourite Tesco Clubcard redemption partner Uber is leaving the programme this month.  From 10th July you will no longer be able to exchange your Clubcard points for Uber credit. Uber is one of the few redemption partners where you get a genuine 3x face […]

Tesco Clubcard dropping Uber – the best Clubcard redemption is going away

The best use of Tesco Clubcard points at the moment is probably Uber and Uber Eats credit.  At least, I think it is and that is where I have been sending my points for the last 18 months. Living in London, Uber credit is as […]

You can now transfer ‘pending’ Clubcard points to Avios or Virgin – no more quarterly waits!

Most Head for Points readers know that both Avios and Virgin Flying Club are Tesco Clubcard partners.  This allows you to transfer your Clubcard points into miles instead of using them in-store. It is a decent deal.  £1 of Tesco Clubcard vouchers converts into 240 […]

Uber ‘clean air’ fees launch in London tomorrow

Uber has confirmed that its ‘clean air’ fees, announced last October, will begin tomorrow in London. The fee is a fairly chunky 15p per mile.  The money will be ring fenced and paid to Uber drivers in grants if they choose to buy an electric […]

BA or Virgin (or Uber?) – comparing the Clubcard conversion incentives this quarter

From April 2018, please use our new Uber sign-up code UBERHEADFORPOINTS via this link, or download the app and add the code via the promo code box on the ‘Payment’ tab.  This gets you £3 off your first ride. It is that time of quarter […]

Bits: LAST CALL for £15 Amazon / Amex discount, no SPG points from Uber, Madrid BA lounge

News in brief: £15 Amazon discount code ending soon (EDIT:  at the last minute, Amazon has extended this offer to 31st March 2018!) For the last 10 months or so, Amazon has been offering an exclusive £15 discount code for Amex Gold, Green and Platinum cardholders […]

Bits: Uber loses its London licence – or does it?, £5 off a 16-25 Railcard

News in brief: From April 2018, please use our new Uber sign-up code UBERHEADFORPOINTS via this link, or download the app and add the code via the promo code box on the ‘Payment’ tab.  This gets you £3 off your first ride. Uber loses its […]

15% off Uber and reminder of our exclusive Uber code

From April 2018, please use our new Uber sign-up code UBERHEADFORPOINTS via this link, or download the app and add the code via the promo code box on the ‘Payment’ tab.  This gets you £3 off your first ride. If you are a regular user […]

Bits: 10% off Radisson Blu with special link, new Clubcard deal includes UberEATS

News in brief: Get 10% off at Radisson Blu with a special link HFP has been given access to a special Radisson Blu ‘10% off’ promotion. You won’t find this promotion on the Radisson Blu website unless you follow this special link. Included in this […]

Bits: Air New Zealand LA sale, Nobu Hotel Shoreditch opens today, my Uber milestones!

News in brief: Air New Zealand Premium Economy deal to LA Air New Zealand has launched a limited time Premium Economy fare from London to Los Angeles of £815. Air New Zealand is currently introducing a new Premium Economy product.  At the moment, you will […]

Bits: Avis £9.99 one-way rentals, Zipcar one-way rentals, Hilton Visa / Uber deal

News in brief: £9.98 one-way Avis car rentals to London Regular readers will remember our article last year on Europcar offering £1 one-way car rentals to London.  Europcar uses this to cheaply reposition cars that need to be taken back to London – letting you […]

Bits: Amex Platinum (US) goes metallic, £19 Monarch deal, Uber hits Chichester

News in brief: The US Amex Platinum card will be made of metal! The US version of the American Express Platinum charge card has been relaunched this week.  The fee rises $100 to $550 but is potentially offset by $15 of Uber credit, automatically added […]

Bits: SPG / Uber earning rate cut, 80% bonus when you buy Hilton points

News in brief: From April 2018, please use our new Uber sign-up code UBERHEADFORPOINTS via this link, or download the app and add the code via the promo code box on the ‘Payment’ tab.  This gets you £3 off your first ride. Uber cuts Starwood […]

Bits: free Uber rides tonight, buy Concorde seats, beat AwardWallet’s price hike

News in brief: From April 2018, please use our new Uber sign-up code UBERHEADFORPOINTS via this link, or download the app and add the code via the promo code box on the ‘Payment’ tab.  This gets you £3 off your first ride. Free Uber rides […]

Bits: Uber launches UberEVENTS, new Park Plaza hotel opens at Waterloo, DVB AirApp

More news in brief: From April 2018, please use our new Uber sign-up code UBERHEADFORPOINTS via this link, or download the app and add the code via the promo code box on the ‘Payment’ tab.  This gets you £3 off your first ride. Uber launches […]

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