Licensed to laugh! Instagram account reveals the funniest, strangest, and most confusing things people have ever overheard in an Uber
- The @Overheard Instagram account shares reader submissions of funny things heard in Ubers
- Several overhear — or have — humorous or bizarre interactions with drivers
- Some appear to be submitted by the drivers themselves after transporting some odd passengers
- Others have crazy stories from shared rides with Uber Pool
Generally, people summon an Uber when they just want to get from Point A to Point B — but sometimes, they get some unexpected entertainment with their ride.
Passengers — and drivers — are sharing some of their funniest and strangest stories from Uber rides with the @Overheard Instagram account, transcribing the humorous and sometimes bizarre conversations they’ve listened to while in a car.
Some have caught snatches of phone calls out of context, while others get their anecdotes from friends and couples riding together.
Sometimes, it’s the driver and a passenger having an odd conversation, about everything from Uber ratings to relationships to travel.
The funny Instagram account has nearly half a million followers, and also has some highlight reels for Uber Pools, missed connections, and five-star drivers.
Need a laugh? The @Overheard Instagram account shares reader submissions of funny things heard in Ubers
Jammin’! Some are treated to some nice tunes during their ride
Yelling: Another passenger doesn’t seem to think too highly of Nicki Minaj’s music
Mixed bag: One driver is good at making passengers feel welcome (left), while a passenger just wanted to pamper their dog (right)
Hope it works! One person overheard a passenger hoping that their morning swim wasn’t dangerous thanks to their diet
Introductions: A man named Freddie found a quick way to relate to an Uber Pool passenger named Wilson
Crowd-sourcing some help: While one passenger asked for assistance with lemur puns (left), another wanted to ace a job interview (right)
Dating advice: This Uber driver couldn’t help but chime in on a passenger’s guy troubles
What a guy! One Uber passenger was kind enough to bring snacks for other riders (left), while another is almost famous (right)
Dog mom: One passenger was overheard talking about a pet like it was a child
An ear for languages: If this passenger (left) is trying to learn French, she should probably know her ‘oui’ from her ‘ja,’ while this another passenger (right) is fluent in blunt comebacks
Just to clarify! A woman speaking about sad artwork on the phone didn’t want the other passengers to judge her
Well? This passenger (left) left Instagrammers wanting more, while another (right) hopefully named her fern Fern
Making it fun: This Uber driver mixed t hings up by turning the ride into a spy mission
Feud: One passenger (left) rode in a Pool in silence with someone she knew for an awkward reason, while another (right) had a cringe-worthy date moment
Someone needs a calendar! This person was moping over a lonely Valentine’s Day… days before the holiday