Washington Lyft Rates

There are currently 6 car services in the D.C. area.

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Lyft

  1. Initial cost: $1.23
  2. Service fee: $2.80
  3. Price per minute: $0.30
  4. Price per mile: $0.81
  5. Minimum fare: $5
  6. Maximum fare: $400
  7. Cancellation fee: $5
  8. City tax: 25¢

fits 4 passengers

Lyft Plus

  1. Initial cost: $2.10
  2. Service fee: $2.25
  3. Price per minute: $0.32
  4. Price per mile: $1.95
  5. Minimum fare: $6
  6. Maximum fare: $400
  7. Cancellation fee: $5
  8. City tax: 25¢

fits up to 6 riders

Premier

  1. Initial cost: $2
  2. Service fee: $2.25
  3. Price per minute: $0.62
  4. Price per mile: $1.50
  5. Minimum fare: $10
  6. Maximum fare: $400
  7. Cancellation fee: $10
  8. City tax: 25¢

up to 6 passengers

Lyft Line

  1. Initial cost: $1.21
  2. Service fee: $2.80
  3. Price per minute: $0.30
  4. Price per mile: $0.80
  5. Minimum fare: $3
  6. Maximum fare: $400
  7. Cancellation fee: $5

share cost w/ others!

LUX

  1. Initial cost: $7
  2. Service fee: $2.25
  3. Price per minute: $0.82
  4. Price per mile: $2.20
  5. Minimum fare: $15
  6. Maximum fare: $400
  7. Cancellation fee: $10

for up to 4 riders

LUX SUV

  1. Initial cost: $14.75
  2. Service fee: $2.25
  3. Price per minute: $0.86
  4. Price per mile: $2.49
  5. Minimum fare: $26
  6. Maximum fare: $400
  7. Cancellation fee: $10

for up to 6 riders

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

Airport Information

Lyft can pick up and drop off passengers at DCA and IAD.

Cities also included within this area:

Washington D.C., Arlington, VA, Alexandria, VA, College Park, MD, Bethesda-Silver Spring, MD, Tysons Corner, VA

You should also know...

Trips to and from Dulles International (IAD) and Reagan National (DCA) airports are subject to a $4 surcharge fee. The fare includes a "DC Fee" remitted to the District of Columbia for trips originating within the District.

Lyft Washington, D.C.

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


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1Standard price per minute decreased from $0.34 to $0.30 ($0.04 lower)6/15/2020
2Standard price per mile decreased from $0.89 to $0.81 ($0.08 lower)6/15/2020
3Standard initial ride cost lowered from $1.34 to $1.23 ($0.11 decrease)6/15/2020
4Standard price per minute increased from $0.30 to $0.34 ($0.04 higher)5/18/2020
5Standard price per mile increased from $0.81 to $0.89 ($0.08 higher)5/18/2020
6Standard initial ride cost raised from $1.23 to $1.34 ($0.11 increase)5/18/2020
7Standard price per mile increased from $0.80 to $0.81 ($0.01 higher)8/14/2019
8Standard initial ride cost raised from $1.21 to $1.23 ($0.02 increase)8/14/2019
9Luxsuv minimum ride cost increased from $25 to $26 ($1 higher)6/24/2019
10Luxsuv initial ride cost raised from $14 to $14.75 ($0.75 increase)6/24/2019
11Plus price per minute decreased from $0.55 to $0.32 ($0.23 lower)6/24/2019
12Plus price per mile increased from $1.31 to $1.95 ($0.64 higher)6/24/2019
13Standard service/trust fee raised from $2.30 to $2.80 ($0.50 increase)6/20/2019
14Line service/trust fee raised from $2.30 to $2.80 ($0.50 increase)6/20/2019
15Standard service/trust fee raised from $2 to $2.30 ($0.30 increase)5/6/2019