Choosing the best vehicle type for you

Other than when you’re waiting at a restaurant to pick up an order, or walking up to a customer’s door to drop off an order, you spend a majority of your time using your vehicle. Since traveling makes up such a large part of your deliveries, choosing a vehicle that suits where and how you ride is important.

To help you pick the mode of transportation that makes the most sense for you, we’ve created a list of the benefits of each vehicle type.



  • Can travel greater distances than bicycles
  • Can easily access most restaurant and customer locations


  • Easily access restaurant and customer locations
  • Alternative routes that cars and scooters cannot access
  • Do not require parking spots
  • Great for riding in the city where you’re able to travel shorter distances
  • Great for the environment – less fumes!

Click here for bicycle friendly zones!


  • Great for densely populated zones
  • Can easily access most restaurant and customer locations
  • Can travel through narrow spaces and areas
  • No parking necessary
  • Great for the environment – less fumes!
  • Good way to get some exercise while you are earning!

Click here for walker-friendly zones!


We know everyone is different and likes to ride in different ways – please let us know if you decide to change your mind. 

Changing your vehicle type is easy – all you have to do is contact us at [email protected] to let us know what vehicle type you want to change to. Once you’ve sent back the documents we need from you, we’ll update your vehicle type in the system. 

To ensure you remain compliant with the Deliveroo platform, it is important to let us know when you have changed the vehicle you use for deliveries. Using the correct vehicle type ensures that you are receiving the correct orders from the dispatch system.

Your vehicle compatibility makes a big impact on how much you enjoy riding with us, so we hope this helps you choose the one that’s right for you!