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Send message to driver


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Use case

Use this endpoint to send a message to the Driver app, of the current driver, for the given trip.

This will fail if there’s no driver currently assigned to the trip.

If the request is from a third party (3P) app, please add x-uber-organizationuuid header and the Organization UUID as the value or the request will be denied.


OAuth 2.0 Bearer token with the guests.trips scope.

Example request
curl -X POST \
  -H 'authorization: Bearer <access_token>' \
  -H 'content-type: application/json' \
  -d '{
        "message": "Please come to the door on the right"
      }' \
Request URL path parameters
URL path parameter Type Description
request_id string A unique identifier of a trip’s request returned when creating a trip (required).
Request body parameters
Field Type Description
message string The message to deliver to the driver app of the current driver of the given trip (required).
Example response
Endpoint errors

Example error 1:

    "code": "bad_request",
    "message": "can only send messsage for active rides"

Example error 2:

    "code": "bad_request",
    "message": "cannot send message for ride without assigned driver"

Example error 3:

    "code": "bad_request",
    "message": "cannot find ride"


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