Better for your wallet
Lower maintenance costs, fuel savings, charging discounts, exclusive bonuses, and government incentives help you keep money in your pocket.
Great for rideshare
Driving an EV is easier than ever with public fast chargers all over town and median ranges of new electric vehicles reaching over 230 miles.1 And in 2022, EV Drivers earned over 40% more in tips per ride, according to data averaged nationwide.2
Riders Love EV
Riders love the smooth, quiet ride. In 2022, EV drivers earned over 40% more in tips per ride, according to data averaged nationwide.2
EV owners can save on fuel and maintenance costs year after year.3
230 miles of driving range
New electric vehicles offer a median driving range of over 230 miles on a single charge.1 That’s good news for the 90% of drivers on Lyft who drive fewer than 230 miles per day.
Charging is Easy
Direct Current (DC) fast charging stations can charge up to 100-200+ miles of range in 30 mins.4 Find it at 850+ stations nationwide and enjoy discounts with EVgo.
Level 2 home and public charging can charge up to 32 miles per hour. You can install a L2 charger at your home and charge in comfort.
“I saw too much money going to gas. Once I saw the cost of electricity vs. gas, I felt more comfortable getting an EV.”
Driver, 7000+ rides
“Gas used to cost me $140 to fill up. The difference in price to charge my EV is amazing.”
Driver, 5000+ rides
Save thousands with purchase incentives
You may get up to $7,500 off the purchase of certain EVs with federal incentives—and many state and local governments offer additional incentives to help EV purchasers with buying and charging.
Top tier drivers can get up to 45% off fast charging
We partnered with EVgo to offer fast charging discounts. Platinum and Gold tier drivers can earn up to 45% off EVgo's standard rates.5
Get discounts on L2 home charging
Our partnerships with Wallbox and Coil can save you money on home charging hardware and installation on top of other incentives.5
Get cash back with Lyft Direct
The higher your Lyft Rewards tier, the more you'll get back. Platinum drivers get 7% cash back at public charging stations with your Lyft Direct card.
Our goal is to achieve 100% electric vehicles across our platform by the end of 2030—and we’ll need your help to get there.
2Tip amount depends on many factors, including where you’re driving and the age of your vehicle. This figure is based on nationwide data from 1/1/2022 - 11/28/2022 across all US regions and vehicle ages.
5For all offers from our partners, drivers must be approved to drive on the Lyft platform. Prices and discounts are subject to change or withdrawal at any time and without notice, and may be subject to other restrictions set by the partner. Please visit the partner’s website for a full description of the terms and conditions applicable to your product or service. Lyft is not responsible for the products or services offered by other companies, or for the terms and conditions (including financial terms) under which those products and services are offered.