Washington Lyft Rates

There are currently 4 car services in Washington D.C.

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Lyft

Initial cost: $0.75
Service fee: $1.70
Price per minute: $0.18
Price per mile: $1.04
Minimum fare: $5
Maximum fare: $500
Cancellation fee: $5
- Scheduled Rides: $10
City tax: 25¢

fits 4 passengers

Lyft Plus

Initial cost: $2
Service fee: $1.70
Price per minute: $0.30
Price per mile: $1.80
Minimum fare: $7
Maximum fare: $500
Cancellation fee: $5
- Scheduled Rides: $10
City tax: 25¢

for up to 6 riders

Premier

Initial cost: $2
Service fee: $1.70
Price per minute: $0.40
Price per mile: $2.10
Minimum fare: $10
Maximum fare: $500
Cancellation fee: $10
- Scheduled Rides: $10
City tax: 25¢

up to 6 passengers

Lyft Line

Initial cost: $0.75
Service fee: $1.70
Price per minute: $0.18
Price per mile: $1.04
Minimum fare: $3
Maximum fare: $500
Cancellation fee: $5
- Scheduled Rides: $10

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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:


#Change When
1Line minimum ride cost decreased from $5 to $3 ($2 lower)1/1/2017
2Line minimum ride cost increased from $3 to $5 ($2 higher)1/1/2017
3Premier service/trust fee lowered from $1.80 to $1.70 ($0.10 decrease)11/14/2016
4Plus service/trust fee lowered from $1.80 to $1.70 ($0.10 decrease)11/14/2016
5Standard service/trust fee lowered from $1.80 to $1.70 ($0.10 decrease)11/14/2016
6Line service/trust fee lowered from $1.80 to $1.70 ($0.10 decrease)11/14/2016
7Line minimum ride cost decreased from $5 to $3 ($2 lower)11/1/2016
8Line minimum ride cost increased from $3 to $5 ($2 higher)10/28/2016
9New car option! Premier is now available in the Washington, D.C. Area9/8/2016
10Plus service/trust fee raised from $1.65 to $1.80 ($0.15 increase)8/30/2016
11Standard service/trust fee raised from $1.65 to $1.80 ($0.15 increase)8/30/2016
12Line service/trust fee raised from $1.65 to $1.80 ($0.15 increase)8/30/2016
13Line minimum ride cost decreased from $4 to $3 ($1 lower)7/15/2016
14There is now a 25¢ flat rate city tax6/16/2016
15Line minimum ride cost decreased from $5 to $4 ($1 lower)4/21/2016