The craziest items forgotten by Uber passengers in 2023: pets, teeth, a lightsaber...

Uber is the brand most associated with ridesharing, and according to Uber’s annual report, its drivers completed a total of 6.4 billion trips worldwide in 2022. Uber operates in 72 countries through 4.4 million drivers. With such a large business volume, it is inevitable that there will be lots of lost items left by customers in their vehicles.


Uber Technologies has compiled a list of the most frequently forgotten items in cars. The data comes from vehicles operating in the United States, with Jacksonvillee (Florida), Saint Anthony (Texas) and Palm Springs (California) being the most ‘forgotten’ cities. The most common lost objects are the following:

  1. Clothes
  2. The telephones
  3. backpacks and purses
  4. Briefcase
  5. Headphones
  6. Jewelry
  7. Keys
  8. Books
  9. laptops
  10. watches

The craziest items forgotten by Uber passengers

The craziest items left behind by passengers in Uber vehicles in 2023 are pets, teeth, and a lightsaber.

Here is a longer list of The strangest and most unusual objects that Uber customers have accidentally left in cars:

  • Danny DeVito Christmas Ornament
  • toy poodle
  • Blue cap that says “I love the smell of jet fuel in the morning”
  • Smoke machine
  • Some bowling cloths
  • ankle monitor
  • a unicycle
  • false blood
  • A remote controlled printer and vibrator
  • A pin of Jesus holding a piece of pizza
  • Small camping stove and funeral pamphlets
  • A stainless steel massager.
  • Cat collar with the inscription ‘Maui’
  • A calculator and some tacos.
  • small whales carved in stone
  • sentimental green pen
  • Green foam crown of the Statue of Liberty
  • a lightsaber
  • Tamagotchi, light blue, egg-shaped. and nuts
  • some hamsters
  • Hermes scarves
  • 1/2 bottle of fireball whiskey
  • mannequin wig
  • 6 cheesecakes
  • a sauce
  • Britney Spears Fantasy Perfume
  • Shakespeare’s “The Taming of the Shrew”
  • two nails
  • a sword of fire
  • A small felt teddy
  • Two painted rat traps
  • Tattoo ink and gold horns.
  • A power of attorney granted by the Turkish consulate
  • two pet turtles
  • Fake Hair Bundles and Bundles
  • A girlfriend
  • Bidet
  • Lotion and chicken wings
  • A piece of bluefin tuna for sushi on the floor of the back seat
  • A Gucci loafer
  • rash cream
  • a pregnancy test
  • A pen
  • bladder catheter kit
  • slush machine
  • paintings
  • Weight Loss Surgery Guide
  • Horns and a viking helmet
  • False teeth

Forgotten objects according to the day of the week

According to the report, there was a “significant increase” in the loss of Disney and Harry Potter items last year, “especially Minnie ears, lightsabers, Disney magic bands, and of course, magic wands!A total of 70 Nintendo Switch consoles were also left behind.

The report adds that there are popular objects that are lost depending on the day of the week.

  1. People are more likely to forget chargers on on Monday.
  2. People are more likely to forget their keys in Tuesday.
  3. People are more likely to forget their bags in Wednesday.
  4. People are more likely to forget cash in Thursday.
  5. People are more likely to forget watches and jewelry in Friday.
  6. People are more likely to forget their passports in saturdays.
  7. People are more likely to forget their grocery purchases in Sundays.