Airports struggle with Uber drivers ignoring rules barring them from picking up passengers

Sophie Boot
Fri, 15 Apr 2016

By Sophie Boot April 15 (BusinessDesk) - New Zealand's airports are working increasingly hard to make Uber drivers pay to pick up passengers as some flout the rules designed to keep them out. At Auckland and Wellington airports some Uber drivers pick up passengers outside the terminal though they're not permitted to do so without an airport licence. Drivers have told passengers to exit the airport and be picked up just outside the gates, using areas other than the designated pick-up zones to avoid detection. Uber drivers are permitted to...

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