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Why this is important: CConcretely, if the customer makes his driver wait more than 4 minutes, he will be charged an amount of 0.40 euros per additional minute for UberX and 0.75 euros for Van and Sedan services. Uber is joining the Chauffeurs Privé platform, which already charges latecomers beyond the 5-minute wait. The price varies depending on the region. It is for example 0.45 euros per minute in Paris. With this feature, the VTC platform wishes to satisfy its drivers and explains that this rule is fairer for them.