Lyft Direct is only available to select drivers in Atlanta, Denver, Houston, Las Vegas, Los Angeles, San Diego, Tampa, and Washington, DC. Eligible drivers will be notified once the Lyft Direct is available to them.
Need money fast? You can now get paid instantly after every ride with the Lyft Direct debit card and bank account, powered by Payfare and issued by Stride Bank. It’s a new financial program designed to give you more economic security. Just your earnings right in your wallet — no transfer fees, no waiting periods.
A debit card designed for Lyft drivers
INSTANT ACCESS TO YOUR EARNINGS
We’ll send your earnings straight to your card — instantly after every ride. No waiting to get paid, no transfer fees
Earn cash back
2% on gas
Available at all gas stations, and 3% cash back at select locations
1% on groceries
Earn on everyday purchases at select grocery stores
4% on dining
For fueling up at select restaurants, like California Pizza Kitchen
No low-balance fees, and no maintenance fees
The average American spends $163/year* on annoying bank fees that come with most accounts. With a Lyft Direct account, you won’t spend a penny on low-balance or maintenance fees.
Automatically save to reach your goals
Opt in to put a percentage of your earnings aside to build for your future. From paying off debt to rainy day funds, or even that business idea you’ve always wanted to start.
Access to 20,000+ no-fee ATMs
Less sweat over those “Cash Only” signs, and more flexibility with your Lyft earnings.
SECURITY AND SUPPORT
Meet our financial partners
To make sure your earnings are safe and secure, we’ve chosen trusted financial partners to power and issue your debit card: Stride Bank and Payfare.
We’re serious about security
Deposits are insured up to $250,000 by our bank partner, Stride bank, member FDIC, so you can rest easy your Lyft earnings are in good hands.
Help is always available
Need a hand? It’s super easy to get support through our financial partner Payfare — 24/7, right from your Lyft Direct app.