DRIVE TOWARD WHAT MATTERS

Want to be your own boss? Start today.

A car

Reliable earnings

The Lyft Driver app and its features help you make money you can depend on. When you're ready, cash out instantly.

MAKE MONEY

A few necessities

You’ll need to meet the age requirement for your region, have a smartphone, and pass an online DMV and background check. Requirements vary across cities.

FIND YOUR CITY

Need a car?

Get one when you want from our trusted Express Drive partners. Also included: insurance, maintenance, and unlimited miles to earn with Lyft.

GET YOURS

How does Lyft work?
STEP 1

Apply to drive and get approved

How does Lyft work?
STEP 2

Get the app on Apple App Store or Google Play
Learn more about the app

How does Lyft work?
STEP 3

Accept rides and earn money

How does Lyft work?
STEP 4

Cash out instantly with Express Pay*

*Express Pay is only available in the US

Earnings, flexibility, and support

See how Ivette, Bleejay, Lou, and Ariana use Lyft to drive toward their dreams.

“The quality of life that I get from working with Lyft is essential to doing the projects that I love.”

Ivette
LA