Washington, D.C. Area Ride Costs

Lyft
Base Fare$1.22
Cancel Penalty‡Varies
Cost Per Mile$0.80
Cost Per Minute$0.30
Maximum Fare$400.00
Minimum Fare$5.07
Scheduled Ride Cancel Penalty$10.00
Scheduled Ride Minimum Fare$5.00
Service Fee$3.05
County Fee$0.25
Airport Fees‡Varies
Lyft XL
Base Fare$2.10
Cancel Penalty‡Varies
Cost Per Mile$1.95
Cost Per Minute$0.32
Maximum Fare$400.00
Minimum Fare$6.00
Scheduled Ride Cancel Penalty$10.00
Scheduled Ride Minimum Fare$6.00
Service Fee$2.25
County Fee$0.25
Airport Fees‡Varies
Lux
Base Fare$2.00
Cancel Penalty‡Varies
Cost Per Mile$1.50
Cost Per Minute$0.62
Maximum Fare$500.00
Minimum Fare$10.00
Scheduled Ride Cancel Penalty$10.00
Scheduled Ride Minimum Fare$10.00
Service Fee$2.25
County Fee$0.25
Airport Fees‡Varies
Lux Black
Base Fare$7.00
Cancel Penalty‡Varies
Cost Per Mile$2.20
Cost Per Minute$0.82
Maximum Fare$700.00
Minimum Fare$15.00
Scheduled Ride Cancel Penalty$10.00
Scheduled Ride Minimum Fare$15.00
Service Fee$2.25
Airport Fees‡Varies
Lux Black XL
Base Fare$14.75
Cancel Penalty‡Varies
Cost Per Mile$2.49
Cost Per Minute$0.86
Maximum Fare$700.00
Minimum Fare$25.75
Scheduled Ride Cancel Penalty$10.00
Scheduled Ride Minimum Fare$25.75
Service Fee$2.25
Airport Fees‡Varies

Sample fares are estimates only and do not reflect variations due to discounts, traffic delays or other factors. Actual fares may vary. You agree to pay the fare shown upon confirming your ride request. If your route or destination changes on trip, your fare may change based on the rates above and other applicable taxes, tolls, charges and adjustments. Subject to Lyft’s Terms of Service.

A fuel surcharge of $0.55 will be added to every ride until further notice. This will be paid directly to your driver.

If your upfront price for a ride looks high, it might be busier than usual. This can happen when there are more ride requests than available drivers.

*Rides originating in Prince George's County, Montgomery County, Annapolis, the city of Brunswick, Ocean City, or the city of Frederick are subject to a $0.25 fee.

‡Trips to and from Dulles International (IAD) and Reagan National (DCA) airports are subject to a $4.00 surcharge. The fare includes a "DC Fee" remitted to the District of Columbia for trips originating within the District.

‡‡Trips to and from the Citi Open are subject to a $1.50 event fee at all times.

In some cases Lyft may quote you a fare at the time of your request instead of the variable rates above.If during your ride you change your destination, make multiple stops, or attempt to abuse the Lyft Platform, we may cancel the fare quote and charge you a variable fare based on the time and distance of your ride.

Applicable tolls and surcharges may also be added to your fare.