Even when ord is surging you might not get surging ping , always check pax infoRookie mistake, You learn it the hard way.
Just know that when it's surging at the airports, there are at least 30-50 Uber drivers sitting with their apps offline, forcing the airport to surge, and when it does, which takes a while, some will honk to alert, all of them go online and the surge is gone in minutes.
Only go to the airport if you are close by, otherwise it's a waste of time running for surges. Check flights arrival status at the airport, when you plan to drive there.
saw it surging at midway left from edgewater to head there and once I got to Cicero off 55 it all disappeared such bs
Even when ord is surging you might not get surging ping , always check pax info