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Jun 01 2016

Yup, that's right. Each and every ride you take in the month of June gets you a $1 ride credit!

Take Split to work? BOOM, you earn a ride credit. Split to the gym? BOOM. Another ride credit. It's kind of like getting rewarded for being an all-round awesome person.

There's no...


May 25 2016
Our first year in review

We’ve shared quite the ride together this year! Let’s have a look back at how far we’ve come since our launch in May 2015.

1. We were DC's first dedicated shared ride app.

Since our launch, we’ve been advancing the rideshare industry...


May 19 2016

Bread for the City was founded in 1974 with the mission of feeding and clothing DC’s homeless population. Forty-two years later, the organization now provides a laundry list of comprehensive services that benefits the large number of people in need residing in DC.

By...


May 10 2016

We’re always striving to be the most convenient and affordable way for you to get around DC - and that starts with smart technology. Today, we’re excited to announce that our algorithm is getting even smarter!

As you already know, when you ride Split, you walk a short...


May 06 2016

WMATA today announced mass station closures and single tracking on most metro lines that will impact the whole DC metro area. But if you're in our service area , we're here to help get you to and from work when you need it the most. Here's how...


May 01 2016
Every ride you take in May raises money for a local nonprofit, and gets you an entry to our biggest ride credit giveaway ever!

Split loves giving back. Our mission is to provide affordable and efficient transportation and to help build a happier,...


Apr 18 2016

Using Algorithms and Intuition to Simplify the City

By Adam B. Cohen, Ph.D.

Split Science Team Lead

Remember feeding quarters into the classic arcade game Pac-Man? Do you have fond memories of maneuvering a...


Apr 13 2016

Yolanda, in the iconic white Scion with the Split blue magnets, is a familiar face to many riders in the shared ride community- especially Howard University students and commuters from NOMA, her two favorite neighborhoods to cruise through....


Mar 30 2016

Split wants to get you from A to B efficiently and affordably, every day. We launched with the goal of improving cities through increased access to affordable transportation, reduced carbon emissions, safer streets, and well-connected communities. We’re on a mission for everyone to enjoy happier...


Mar 18 2016

sincerely,

We’ve recently expanded to Cleveland Park and couldn’t be more excited to shed a little light on such a warm and welcoming part of town. Having been in our service area for about a month now, we’re not only excited to...