Washington Lyft Rates

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

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Lyft

  1. Initial cost: $1.21
  2. Service fee: $2.30
  3. Price per minute: $0.30
  4. Price per mile: $0.80
  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: $0.55
  4. Price per mile: $1.31
  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: $2.30
  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
  2. Service fee: $2.25
  3. Price per minute: $0.86
  4. Price per mile: $2.49
  5. Minimum fare: $25
  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:


#ChangeWhen
1Standard service/trust fee raised from $2 to $2.30 ($0.30 increase)5/6/2019
2Line service/trust fee raised from $2 to $2.30 ($0.30 increase)5/6/2019
3Luxsuv price per minute increased from $0.45 to $0.86 ($0.41 higher)2/15/2019
4Luxsuv price per mile decreased from $3.71 to $2.49 ($1.22 lower)2/15/2019
5Lux price per minute increased from $0.40 to $0.82 ($0.42 higher)2/15/2019
6Lux price per mile decreased from $3.46 to $2.20 ($1.26 lower)2/15/2019
7Premier price per minute increased from $0.40 to $0.62 ($0.22 higher)2/15/2019
8Premier price per mile decreased from $2.10 to $1.50 ($0.60 lower)2/15/2019
9Plus price per minute increased from $0.32 to $0.55 ($0.23 higher)2/15/2019
10Plus price per mile decreased from $1.95 to $1.31 ($0.64 lower)2/15/2019
11Standard price per minute increased from $0.18 to $0.30 ($0.12 higher)12/17/2018
12Standard price per mile decreased from $1.13 to $0.80 ($0.33 lower)12/17/2018
13Line price per minute increased from $0.18 to $0.30 ($0.12 higher)12/17/2018
14Line price per mile decreased from $1.13 to $0.80 ($0.33 lower)12/17/2018
15Luxsuv service/trust fee raised from $2.05 to $2.25 ($0.20 increase)9/4/2018