New York City Lyft Rates

You can currently choose from 6 different car services in NYC.

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Lyft

Initial cost: $2.29
Service fee: $0
Price per minute: $0.32
Price per mile: $1.58
Minimum fare: $7.19
Maximum fare: $625
Cancellation fee: $8.98
- Scheduled Rides: $8.98

fits 4 passengers

Lyft Plus

Initial cost: $3.46
Service fee: $0
Price per minute: $0.45
Price per mile: $2.56
Minimum fare: $9.43
Maximum fare: $625
Cancellation fee: $8.98
- Scheduled Rides: $8.98

for up to 6 riders

Premier

Initial cost: $7
Service fee: $0
Price per minute: $0.65
Price per mile: $3.75
Minimum fare: $15
Maximum fare: $625
Cancellation fee: $10
- Scheduled Rides: $10

up to 6 passengers

Lyft Line

Initial cost: $2.29
Service fee: $0
Price per minute: $0.32
Price per mile: $1.58
Minimum fare: $7.19
Maximum fare: $625
Cancellation fee: $8.98
- Scheduled Rides: $8.98

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LUX

Initial cost: $6.29
Service fee: $0
Price per minute: $0.59
Price per mile: $3.37
Minimum fare: $13.47
Maximum fare: $625
Cancellation fee: $8.98
- Scheduled Rides: $8.98

for up to 4 riders

LUX SUV

Initial cost: $12.58
Service fee: $0
Price per minute: $0.72
Price per mile: $4.05
Minimum fare: $23
Maximum fare: $625
Cancellation fee: $8.98
- Scheduled Rides: $8.98

for up to 6 riders

Airport Information

Lyft can pick up and drop off passengers at EWR, LGA and JFK.

You should also know...

Applicable tolls, surcharges, taxes and fees may also be added to your fare. Return tolls will be added to westbound trips through or across the Holland Tunnel, Lincoln Tunnel, George Washington Bridge, Goethals Bridge & Outerbridge Crossing. $20 surcharge will be added to all trips between New York and New Jersey, inclusive of tolls but not inclusive of applicable fees.

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


#Change When
1Luxsuv cancellation fee decreased from $9 to $8.98 ($0.02 lower)10/5/2017
2Lux cancellation fee decreased from $9 to $8.98 ($0.02 lower)10/5/2017
3Plus cancellation fee decreased from $9 to $8.98 ($0.02 lower)10/5/2017
4Standard cancellation fee decreased from $9 to $8.98 ($0.02 lower)10/5/2017
5Line cancellation fee decreased from $9 to $8.98 ($0.02 lower)10/5/2017
6Luxsuv cancellation fee increased from $8.98 to $9 ($0.02 higher)9/7/2017
7Lux cancellation fee increased from $8.98 to $9 ($0.02 higher)9/7/2017
8Plus cancellation fee increased from $8.98 to $9 ($0.02 higher)9/7/2017
9Standard cancellation fee increased from $8.98 to $9 ($0.02 higher)9/7/2017
10Line cancellation fee increased from $8.98 to $9 ($0.02 higher)9/7/2017
11Luxsuv price per minute decreased from $0.80 to $0.72 ($0.08 lower)8/8/2017
12Luxsuv price per mile decreased from $4.50 to $4.05 ($0.45 lower)8/8/2017
13Luxsuv minimum ride cost decreased from $25 to $23 ($2 lower)8/8/2017
14Luxsuv initial ride cost lowered from $14 to $12.58 ($1.42 decrease)8/8/2017
15Luxsuv cancellation fee decreased from $10 to $8.98 ($1.02 lower)8/8/2017