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: $2.80
  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: $2.80
  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: $15.75
  2. Service fee: $2.30
  3. Price per minute: $0.70
  4. Price per mile: $4.18
  5. Minimum fare: $26
  6. Maximum fare: $700
  7. Cancellation fee: $10

for up to 6 riders

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

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
1Plus service/trust fee raised from $2.30 to $2.80 ($0.50 increase)9/26/2019
2Standard service/trust fee raised from $2.30 to $2.80 ($0.50 increase)9/26/2019
3Luxsuv price per minute increased from $0.60 to $0.70 ($0.10 higher)6/24/2019
4Luxsuv price per mile decreased from $4.56 to $4.18 ($0.38 lower)6/24/2019
5Luxsuv minimum ride cost increased from $23 to $26 ($3 higher)6/24/2019
6Luxsuv initial ride cost raised from $15 to $15.75 ($0.75 increase)6/24/2019
7Standard service/trust fee lowered from $2.50 to $2.30 ($0.20 decrease)3/7/2019
8Standard price per minute decreased from $0.25 to $0.21 ($0.04 lower)3/7/2019
9Standard minimum ride cost decreased from $4.50 to $4.45 ($0.05 lower)3/7/2019
10Standard initial ride cost lowered from $2 to $1.35 ($0.65 decrease)3/7/2019
11Standard service/trust fee raised from $2.30 to $2.50 ($0.20 increase)2/21/2019
12Standard price per minute increased from $0.21 to $0.25 ($0.04 higher)2/21/2019
13Standard minimum ride cost increased from $4.45 to $4.50 ($0.05 higher)2/21/2019
14Standard initial ride cost raised from $1.35 to $2 ($0.65 increase)2/21/2019
15Standard price per minute increased from $0.18 to $0.21 ($0.03 higher)4/3/2018