Silicon Valley Lyft Rates

There are currently 4 car services in Silicon Valley, California.

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Lyft

Initial cost: $2.25
Service fee: $1.70
Price per minute: $0.20
Price per mile: $0.95
Minimum fare: $5
Maximum fare: $200
Cancellation fee: $5
- Scheduled Rides: $10

fits 4 passengers

Lyft Plus

Initial cost: $2.50
Service fee: $1.70
Price per minute: $0.24
Price per mile: $1.95
Minimum fare: $7
Maximum fare: $200
Cancellation fee: $5
- Scheduled Rides: $10

for up to 6 riders

Premier

Initial cost: $5
Service fee: $1.70
Price per minute: $0.49
Price per mile: $2.77
Minimum fare: $9
Maximum fare: $200
Cancellation fee: $5
- Scheduled Rides: $10

up to 6 passengers

Lyft Line

Initial cost: $2.25
Service fee: $1.70
Price per minute: $0.20
Price per mile: $0.95
Minimum fare: $4.75
Maximum fare: $200
Cancellation fee: $5
- Scheduled Rides: $10

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Airport Information

Lyft can pick up and drop off passengers at SJC, SFO, & OAK.

You should also know...

Trips from SJC are subject to a $2.80 surcharge fee. For an up-to-date list of California airports where Lyft is and is not permitted to operate, please visit this up-to-date California airport details page.

Here are the 15 most recent price/car service changes to Silicon Valley since December 2015:


#Change When
1Plus price per mile increased from $1.42 to $1.95 ($0.53 higher)9/13/2016
2Plus initial ride cost raised from $2 to $2.50 ($0.50 increase)9/13/2016
3Standard price per minute increased from $0.16 to $0.20 ($0.04 higher)9/13/2016
4Standard price per mile increased from $0.87 to $0.95 ($0.08 higher)9/13/2016
5Standard initial ride cost raised from $1.50 to $2.25 ($0.75 increase)9/13/2016
6Line price per minute increased from $0.16 to $0.20 ($0.04 higher)9/13/2016
7Line price per mile increased from $0.87 to $0.95 ($0.08 higher)9/13/2016
8Line initial ride cost raised from $1.50 to $2.25 ($0.75 increase)9/13/2016
9Premier service/trust fee raised from $1.55 to $1.70 ($0.15 increase)8/30/2016
10Plus service/trust fee raised from $1.55 to $1.70 ($0.15 increase)8/30/2016
11Standard service/trust fee raised from $1.55 to $1.70 ($0.15 increase)8/30/2016
12Line service/trust fee raised from $1.55 to $1.70 ($0.15 increase)8/30/2016
13New car option! Premier is now available in Silicon Valley7/7/2016
14Line minimum ride cost increased from $4 to $4.75 ($0.75 higher)7/6/2016
15Line price per minute decreased from $0.22 to $0.16 ($0.06 lower)5/3/2016