Leeds United signs partnership with Uber
Leisure Opportunities
Job search
Job Search
see all jobs
Latest job opportunities
star job
The Bulgari Hotel London
Competitive Salary & Benefits
London, UK
Everybody Sport and Recreation
£26,821- £30,152
Cheshire, UK
YMCA St Pauls
£10.50 per hour
Hampton, UK
star job
Malvern St James School
£15,210 per annum, 39 hrs per week + PT income
Worcester, UK
New Forest District Council
£14.62/hour (Level 2) / £10.75/hour (Level 1)
Totton, UK

Leeds United signs partnership with Uber

Job opportunities
Dudley Metroplitan Borough Council
Grade 8 (£27,088 - £29,614) per annum
location: Brierley Hill, UK
Blaby District Council
Scale 4 (GBP 21,693 - GBP 24,657)
location: Huncote, Leicester, UK
more jobs

Leeds United FC has turned to peer-to-peer transport provider Uber to help it reduce congestion and address the transport challenges around its Elland Road stadium.

The pair have signed a partnership deal which will see Uber encourage fans not to drive to the stadium but to leave their cars at home and use the Uber app to connect to public transport options.

Reducing private car use and peak congestion in and around Elland Road has been a key operational concern for the club for some time.

Leeds United managing director Angus Kinnear said: "Getting to and from the stadium will now be a seamless experience and we’re exploring ways to make help fans travel for away games as well.

"Leaving the area after a game in private cars can lead to congestion and long wait times, so this deal will really help cut down congestion in the area."

Tom Elvidge, general manager UK, Uber said: "We’re delighted to be working with Leeds United and have some very ambitious plans to help them create the best fan experience possible, while helping to reduce congestion and improve air quality.

"Uber provides a great option for people travelling to games as they don’t have to worry about parking and can enjoy a drink or two. As a Leeds fan I can't wait for my next trip to Elland Road."

Sign up for FREE ezines & magazines
Leeds United FC has turned to peer-to-peer transport provider Uber to help it reduce congestion and address the transport challenges around its Elland Road stadium.
SAR,SAM
The partnership will see Uber encourage fans not to drive to the stadium / Leeds United FC
employer of choice
Would you like to work for a gym operator that allows you to develop and use your skills to the full whilst being well rewarded? The Gym is totally committed to allowing 'the manager to manage' and rewarding our key personnel for delivery... More
Active IQ
Active IQ