New Orleans Lyft Rates

There are currently 2 car services in New Orleans, Louisiana.

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Lyft

Initial cost: $1.25
Service fee: $2.30
Price per minute: $0.18
Price per mile: $0.96
Minimum fare: $4
Maximum fare: $400
Cancellation fee: $5
- Scheduled Rides: $10
City tax: 50¢

fits 4 passengers

Lyft Plus

Initial cost: $2
Service fee: $2.30
Price per minute: $0.30
Price per mile: $1.56
Minimum fare: $6
Maximum fare: $400
Cancellation fee: $5
- Scheduled Rides: $10
City tax: 50¢

for up to 6 riders

Other coverage areas in Louisiana:

Baton Rouge Shreveport Lake Charles Lafayette

You should also know...

Trips to and from MSY airport with start or end locations in Orleans Parish are subject to a $33 minimum price. Trips from MSY airport are subject to a $4 surcharge, which will be included in the $33 minimum price.

Here are the 15 most recent price/car service changes to New Orleans since December 2016:


#Change When
1Plus price per mile increased from $1.50 to $1.56 ($0.06 higher)7/22/2017
2Standard price per mile increased from $0.90 to $0.96 ($0.06 higher)7/22/2017
3Plus service/trust fee raised from $1.80 to $2.30 ($0.50 increase)7/11/2017
4Standard service/trust fee raised from $1.80 to $2.30 ($0.50 increase)7/11/2017
5Standard minimum ride cost decreased from $5 to $4 ($1 lower)3/27/2017
6Plus service/trust fee raised from $1.65 to $1.80 ($0.15 increase)3/14/2017
7Standard service/trust fee raised from $1.65 to $1.80 ($0.15 increase)3/14/2017
8Plus service/trust fee lowered from $1.70 to $1.65 ($0.05 decrease)1/23/2017
9Plus price per mile decreased from $1.55 to $1.50 ($0.05 lower)1/23/2017
10Plus initial ride cost raised from $1.75 to $2 ($0.25 increase)1/23/2017
11Standard service/trust fee lowered from $1.70 to $1.65 ($0.05 decrease)1/23/2017
12Standard minimum ride cost increased from $4 to $5 ($1 higher)1/23/2017
13Standard initial ride cost raised from $1.10 to $1.25 ($0.15 increase)1/23/2017
14Plus price per minute decreased from $0.35 to $0.30 ($0.05 lower)10/3/2016
15Plus price per mile decreased from $2.35 to $1.55 ($0.80 lower)10/3/2016