New York City Lyft Rates

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

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Lyft

  1. Initial cost: $0
  2. Service fee: $0
  3. Price per minute: $0.66
  4. Price per mile: $1.46
  5. Minimum fare: $7.19
  6. Maximum fare: $700
  7. Cancellation fee: $5.39

fits 4 passengers

Lyft Plus

  1. Initial cost: $0
  2. Service fee: $0
  3. Price per minute: $0.69
  4. Price per mile: $2.11
  5. Minimum fare: $9.43
  6. Maximum fare: $700
  7. Cancellation fee: $5.39

fits up to 6 riders

Premier

  1. Initial cost: $7
  2. Service fee: $0
  3. Price per minute: $0.65
  4. Price per mile: $3.75
  5. Minimum fare: $15
  6. Maximum fare: $700
  7. Cancellation fee: $10

up to 6 passengers

Lyft Line

  1. Initial cost: $0
  2. Service fee: $0
  3. Price per minute: $0.66
  4. Price per mile: $1.46
  5. Minimum fare: $7.19
  6. Maximum fare: $700
  7. Cancellation fee: $5.39

share cost w/ others!

LUX

  1. Initial cost: $6.95
  2. Service fee: $0
  3. Price per minute: $0.84
  4. Price per mile: $2.74
  5. Minimum fare: $13.47
  6. Maximum fare: $700
  7. Cancellation fee: $5.39

for up to 4 riders

LUX SUV

  1. Initial cost: $13.24
  2. Service fee: $0
  3. Price per minute: $1.19
  4. Price per mile: $4.04
  5. Minimum fare: $23
  6. Maximum fare: $700
  7. Cancellation fee: $5.39

for up to 6 riders

*If you cancel a scheduled ride you'll be charged $8.98

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. A $20 surcharge, which includes tolls, is added to the fare on all trips between New York and New Jersey. If the trip begins in New Jersey and crosses the Verrazzano-Narrows Bridge there is an additional $19 surcharge, for a total of $39 added to the price which again includes tolls.

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


#ChangeWhen
1Luxsuv price per minute increased from $0.72 to $1.19 ($0.47 higher)2/6/2019
2Luxsuv price per mile decreased from $4.05 to $4.04 ($0.01 lower)2/6/2019
3Luxsuv initial ride cost raised from $12.58 to $13.24 ($0.66 increase)2/6/2019
4Lux price per minute increased from $0.59 to $0.84 ($0.25 higher)2/6/2019
5Lux price per mile decreased from $3.37 to $2.74 ($0.63 lower)2/6/2019
6Lux initial ride cost raised from $6.29 to $6.95 ($0.66 increase)2/6/2019
7Plus price per minute increased from $0.45 to $0.69 ($0.24 higher)2/6/2019
8Plus price per mile decreased from $2.56 to $2.11 ($0.45 lower)2/6/2019
9Plus initial ride cost lowered from $3.46 to $0 ($3.46 decrease)2/6/2019
10Standard price per minute increased from $0.43 to $0.66 ($0.23 higher)2/6/2019
11Standard price per mile decreased from $1.60 to $1.46 ($0.14 lower)2/6/2019
12Standard initial ride cost lowered from $2.29 to $0 ($2.29 decrease)2/6/2019
13Line price per minute increased from $0.43 to $0.66 ($0.23 higher)2/6/2019
14Line price per mile decreased from $1.60 to $1.46 ($0.14 lower)2/6/2019
15Line initial ride cost lowered from $2.29 to $0 ($2.29 decrease)2/6/2019


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