Driving Jobs Versus Lyft
Why Drive with Lyft?
See why thousands of people choose ridesharing over traditional driving jobs. If you want to be your own boss, set your own schedule, and get paid instantly, Lyft is the right option for you.
Traditional Driving Jobs
These roles often require a special license, commercial vehicle, and set hours.
Pick up and deliver people’s packages and food for them.
Taxi or Limo Driver
Pay to rent a car from a cab company’s fleet every week.
Transport dozens of passengers at a time on a strict schedule and route
Get licensed to operate a large vehicle for long distances and hours.
Lyft: The Job Alternative
For a flexible way to earn on your own terms, drive with Lyft.
Be Your Own Boss
You choose what to wear and listen to, and when you get paid.
Make More With Tips
Passengers tip right in the Lyft app — and you keep 100%.
Earn Weekly Bonuses
We’ll thank you in cash for driving during busy hours. Learn more.
Choose Your Car
Drive the vehicle you already know and love, or rent one from us.
Set Your Own Hours
With Lyft, you’ll drive (and earn) whenever you want, 24/7.
Join for Free
Start earning in about a week, with no fingerprinting or fees. See the requirements.