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Lyft at SFO airport.

We’ll send you a text with a link to download the app.

Estimate the price of your airport trip

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.

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Lyft is your own personal ride. Whether you’re riding solo or hitting the town with your friends, this sedan is yours to fill. Up to 4 max; available nationwide.

Wheels down. Ride out.


Schedule a ride up to 7 days before your flight. We’ll remind you when your driver’s nearby.

After you land, open the Lyft app and follow the directions to find your pickup zone. Note that every airport has different pickup spots. Find your [airport’s rules here](https://help.lyft.com/hc/en-us/articles/115013078748-Airport-Information-For-Passengers "airport's rules here").

Earn TrueBlue points with Lyft

Ride with Lyft to or from SFO to earn up to 1,200 TrueBlue points when you link your accounts. Plus, your first ride’s free.

Traveling for work? Meet the business profile.

Easy expensing

Automatically send receipts to your company's expense system - no extra work needed on your end.

Separate accounts

Keep work and personal rides separate with a business profile, and switch between both with just a tap.

Trip rewards

When you're on a work trip, rides do double-duty. Unlock special perks like discounts and personal ride credits.


I'm a driver — where can I see instructions for giving rides at SFO?

Can Lyft pick up at SFO?

Yes, Lyft can pick you up or take you to San Francisco International Airport (SFO). Use the Lyft mobile app to request an airport ride. We recommend that you arrive at SFO at least 2 hours before your flight.

How much does Lyft to SFO cost?

Fares to SFO are calculated based on distance, time, base charge, the Service Fee, and any applicable taxes or fees. Some airports trips may be subject to a surcharge / fee that may not be included in your initial fare estimate. You will see it on your ride receipt. To get an estimate, visit our Fare Estimator.

How will I know exactly where to meet my driver?

Make sure you put the pin in the spot where you’d like to be picked up before you make your request. In some cases, the app will move the pin automatically to the correct pickup area.

When should I make my request at San Francisco International Airport (SFO)?

You should wait until you are ready to go to make your request (bags in hand). Drivers are not allowed to wait or circle the terminal if you’re delayed.

Is it okay to use Lyft if I have a lot of luggage?

Absolutely! All Lyft cars have at least four seats and a trunk for you to use. If you have a lot of bags and need to use more space in the car, it’s best not to use Lyft Shared, which may pair you with other riders.

Is there an extra fee for airport rides?

Yes, there is an additional fee charged for airport rides that may not be included in your initial fare estimate. You will see it on your ride receipt.