New Orleans Lyft Rates

There are currently 5 car services in New Orleans, Louisiana.

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Lyft

  1. Initial cost: $1.35
  2. Service fee: $2.30
  3. Price per minute: $0.21
  4. Price per mile: $1.03
  5. Minimum fare: $4.45
  6. Maximum fare: $700
  7. Cancellation fee: $5
  8. City tax: 50¢

fits 4 passengers

Lyft Plus

  1. Initial cost: $2
  2. Service fee: $2.30
  3. Price per minute: $0.30
  4. Price per mile: $1.56
  5. Minimum fare: $6
  6. Maximum fare: $700
  7. Cancellation fee: $5
  8. City tax: 50¢

fits up to 6 riders

Premier

  1. Initial cost: $3
  2. Service fee: $2.30
  3. Price per minute: $0.50
  4. Price per mile: $1.75
  5. Minimum fare: $9
  6. Maximum fare: $700
  7. Cancellation fee: $10
  8. City tax: 50¢

up to 6 passengers

LUX

  1. Initial cost: $7
  2. Service fee: $2.30
  3. Price per minute: $0.50
  4. Price per mile: $3.31
  5. Minimum fare: $12.70
  6. Maximum fare: $700
  7. Cancellation fee: $10

for up to 4 riders

LUX SUV

  1. Initial cost: $15
  2. Service fee: $2.30
  3. Price per minute: $0.60
  4. Price per mile: $4.56
  5. Minimum fare: $23
  6. Maximum fare: $700
  7. Cancellation fee: $10

for up to 6 riders

*If you cancel a scheduled ride you'll be charged $10

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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. This price is what the passenger is charged, and may not reflect driver earnings.

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


#ChangeWhen
1Standard service/trust fee lowered from $2.50 to $2.30 ($0.20 decrease)3/7/2019
2Standard price per minute decreased from $0.25 to $0.21 ($0.04 lower)3/7/2019
3Standard minimum ride cost decreased from $4.50 to $4.45 ($0.05 lower)3/7/2019
4Standard initial ride cost lowered from $2 to $1.35 ($0.65 decrease)3/7/2019
5Standard service/trust fee raised from $2.30 to $2.50 ($0.20 increase)2/21/2019
6Standard price per minute increased from $0.21 to $0.25 ($0.04 higher)2/21/2019
7Standard minimum ride cost increased from $4.45 to $4.50 ($0.05 higher)2/21/2019
8Standard initial ride cost raised from $1.35 to $2 ($0.65 increase)2/21/2019
9Standard price per minute increased from $0.18 to $0.21 ($0.03 higher)4/3/2018
10Standard price per mile increased from $0.96 to $1.03 ($0.07 higher)4/3/2018
11Standard minimum ride cost increased from $4 to $4.45 ($0.45 higher)4/3/2018
12Standard initial ride cost raised from $1.25 to $1.35 ($0.10 increase)4/3/2018
13Standard price per mile decreased from $1.06 to $0.96 ($0.10 lower)2/14/2018
14Standard minimum ride cost decreased from $6 to $4 ($2 lower)2/14/2018
15Standard initial ride cost lowered from $2 to $1.25 ($0.75 decrease)2/14/2018