Chicago Lyft Rates

There are currently 6 car services in Chicago, Illinois.

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Lyft

Initial cost: $1.79
Service fee: $1.85
Price per minute: $0.28
Price per mile: $0.81
Minimum fare: $3
Maximum fare: $400
Cancellation fee: $5
- Scheduled Rides: $10
City tax: 65¢

fits 4 passengers

Lyft Plus

Initial cost: $3
Service fee: $2.15
Price per minute: $0.35
Price per mile: $1.80
Minimum fare: $7
Maximum fare: $400
Cancellation fee: $5
- Scheduled Rides: $10
City tax: 65¢

for up to 6 riders

Premier

Initial cost: $4
Service fee: $2.15
Price per minute: $0.35
Price per mile: $2.05
Minimum fare: $9
Maximum fare: $400
Cancellation fee: $5
- Scheduled Rides: $10
City tax: 65¢

up to 6 passengers

Lyft Line

Initial cost: $1.79
Service fee: $1.85
Price per minute: $0.28
Price per mile: $0.81
Minimum fare: $2.50
Maximum fare: $400
Cancellation fee: $5
- Scheduled Rides: $10
City tax: 65¢

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LUX

Initial cost: $7
Service fee: $1.40
Price per minute: $0.40
Price per mile: $3.55
Minimum fare: $15
Maximum fare: $400
Cancellation fee: $10
- Scheduled Rides: $10
City tax: 65¢

for up to 4 riders

LUX SUV

Initial cost: $14
Service fee: $1.40
Price per minute: $0.55
Price per mile: $4.10
Minimum fare: $25
Maximum fare: $400
Cancellation fee: $10
- Scheduled Rides: $10
City tax: 65¢

for up to 6 riders

Airport Information

Lyft can pick up and drop off passengers at ORD & MDW.

You should also know...

Trips to or from Chicago Airports (O'Hare and Midway), McCormick Place, and Navy Pier are subject to a $5 surcharge fee.

Lyft Chicago

Here are the 15 most recent price/car service changes to Chicago since December 2015:


#Change When
1Standard price per minute increased from $0.21 to $0.28 ($0.07 higher)11/9/2018
2Standard price per mile decreased from $1 to $0.81 ($0.19 lower)11/9/2018
3Line price per minute increased from $0.21 to $0.28 ($0.07 higher)11/9/2018
4Line price per mile decreased from $1 to $0.81 ($0.19 lower)11/9/2018
5Premier service/trust fee raised from $1.90 to $2.15 ($0.25 increase)5/14/2018
6Plus service/trust fee raised from $1.90 to $2.15 ($0.25 increase)5/14/2018
7Standard service/trust fee raised from $1.60 to $1.85 ($0.25 increase)5/14/2018
8Standard price per minute increased from $0.20 to $0.21 ($0.01 higher)5/14/2018
9Standard price per mile increased from $0.95 to $1 ($0.05 higher)5/14/2018
10Standard initial ride cost raised from $1.70 to $1.79 ($0.09 increase)5/14/2018
11Line service/trust fee raised from $1.60 to $1.85 ($0.25 increase)5/14/2018
12Line price per minute increased from $0.20 to $0.21 ($0.01 higher)5/14/2018
13Line price per mile increased from $0.95 to $1 ($0.05 higher)5/14/2018
14Line initial ride cost raised from $1.70 to $1.79 ($0.09 increase)5/14/2018
15The city tax fee has increased to 65¢ (15¢ higher)1/24/2018