How to Change My Starting Point On DoorDash? (UPDATED 2022!)

Change my starting point on DoorDash

Are you a new dasher who doesn’t know about dashing, and you’re moving to a new location and want to dash from there? So, Don’t worry; you are in the right place. In this post, I will tell you how to change the starting point on Doordash, so let’s get started.

How to change the starting point on Doordash

Doordash is the largest American food delivery company based in San Francisco, California. The person who delivers the food orders is known as Dashers.

How to change the starting point on Doordash Dasher App

Here is a step by step guide –

  1. Firstly, install the Dasher App
  2. Next, open the Dasher App 
  3. On the App interface, find the option of Dash Now or Schedule a Dash
  4. Tap on the Dash Now Option
  5. You will receive a confirmation notification asking if you want to proceed with the orders.
  6. Tap on Yes
  7. You’re done. Orders near that location will now be assigned to you.

If you don’t see the “DashNow” option available, there aren’t enough orders, or there are enough dashers available in that location.

Remember -The “DashNow” option is mainly available during lunch and dinner. As a result, you may schedule your dashes from your starting position.

If you are in a different location and wish to dash there, you can manually change your starting point on the Dasher app.

How to Change Starting Point on Doordash if Dash Now is not Enabled?

Here is a step by step guide –

  1. First, Navigate through the several beginning points nearby.
  2. Choose the busier one on the app, highlighted in red, and Tap Dash Now.”
  3. And finally, you’re done; you will now get orders automatically on your Dasher App.

How to Change Starting Point on Doordash if Dash Now Enabled?

Here is a step by step guide –

  1. Firstly, install the Dasher App
  2. Next, open the Dasher App 
  3. You’ll see a list of all the available starting points around your present location
  4. On the App interface, find the option of Dash Now or Schedule a Dash
  5. Tap on the ‘DashNow’ Option
  6. You will receive a confirmation notification asking if you want to proceed with the orders.
  7. Tap on Yes
  8. You’re done. Orders near that location will now be assigned to you.

How to Change Starting Point Via iPhone

Here is a step by step guide –

  1. Open the Doordash Dasher App
  2. On the App interface, find the option of Schedule a Dash
  3. Tap on the “Schedule Dash” Option
  4. A Page will appear where you can choose to ‘Change my Dashing Location.’
  5. Click on the option and type in your desired starting location.
  6. You will receive a confirmation notification asking you that you’d like to change your starting point to this location
  7. Tap on yes, and your starting point will be changed.

How to Change Starting Point Via Android

Here is a step by step guide –

  1. Open the Doordash Dasher App
  2. On the Dasher App interface, you will see the option to view a city map
  3. Open the map, and choose your preferred Starting point
  4. Next, Tap on the Change option
  5. You will receive a confirmation notification asking you that you’d like to change your starting point to this location
  6. Tap on yes, and your starting point will be changed.

Why can’t I change My starting Point on Doordash?

If you want to change your starting point but are having trouble, there may be various reasons why you can’t change your starting point on Doordash

  • Location – you are in a city or town where Doordash doesn’t operate
  • Orders – You may be in a place where there aren’t enough orders to go aroundMaybe there are too many dashers already working
  • Perhaps your app has encountered a technical issue. Contact the support team as soon as possible.

Can you change your Doordash location?

Yes, you may change your DoorDash location from your mobile phone from anywhere and at any time.

Here is a step by step guide –

  1. Open the Doordash App
  2. Click on the three-dotted lines, which you can see in the left corner of the screen
  3. Next, click on the ‘Settings’ and then open ‘Location.’
  4. Now you can type in your desired location, or you can choose a different place from the list available in the Doordash App.

 

Conclusion

We hope this article will help you to go through to change your starting point on Doordash.

Happy Dashing!

 

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