Beginning 2015 as the third choice among business travelers for ground transportation, Uber overtook taxis in Q2 and by the end of 2015 was the first choice of business travelers.
Table 1. Shares of Ground Transportation Expensed By Business Travelers
|Q1 2015||Q2 2015||Q3 2015||Q4 2015|
Business traveler choice is not just driven by Uber’s competitive price. Perceived quality of the Uber experience substantially contributes to the preference for Uber over taxis and car rental.
Table 2. Business Travelers 1 to 5 Rating of the Three Modes of Ground Transportation SpendSmart™ Report for Q2 2015.
2015 Year In Review: The Changing State of Business Travel
Sharing the Road: Business Travelers Increasingly Choose Uber
SpendSmart™ Report for Q2 2015
Room for More Business Travelers Embrace the Sharing Economy
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