Your black car is your moneymaker. You keep it clean on the inside and polished on the outside. It’s always in tip-top shape. You even have a preferred air freshener scent. Because a nicer car should earn you more cash.
With Lyft Lux, you get paid more for driving a black car or black SUV. Starting in late May, Lyft Lux and Lyft Lux SUV will be available in Chicago, Los Angeles, New York City, San Francisco, and Silicon Valley.
Tap Into Lyft’s Highest-Earning Rides
Lyft Lux and Lyft Lux SUV rides are the highest-earning Lyft rides, ever. See how the prices compare:
|Regular Lyft||Lyft Premier||Lyft Lux||Lyft Lux SUV|
For illustration purposes only. Terms apply.
^Example fare based on San Francisco pricing and does not include Trust & Safety Fee.
*Promotion for limited time only in select cities.
Access an Expanded Passenger Pool
Lyft Lux is a nicer ride for the passenger who prefers a top-notch car on the way to a formal function, business meeting, or group event, such as a wedding or fundraiser. Passengers who pay extra for their rides give 150% more tips on average. And when you drive with Lyft, you keep all your tips.
Enjoy 0% Commission on High-End Lyft Rides in Select Cities
For a limited time, new drivers with Lux-eligible vehicles can enjoy 0% commission on high-end rides in Chicago, Los Angeles, San Francisco, and Silicon Valley. Once you’re approved for Lyft Lux, you keep your commission on Lyft Premier, Lyft Lux, and Lyft Lux SUV rides through July 16. Cash out instantly for your weekly earnings, and we’ll refund all your commission on high-end rides. Terms apply.
Even if you’re not eligible to drive with Lyft Lux or Lyft Lux SUV, all drivers can pocket a little extra cash for referring a Lyft Lux or Lyft Lux SUV driver. If they’re approved, you could both qualify for a bonus when they meet the referral criteria. See terms.
Drive With Lyft Lux or Lyft Lux SUV
Once you meet the following criteria, your next ride could be a Lyft Lux or Lyft Lux SUV ride — no action required.
Meet all general driver requirements
Drive in a Lyft city where Lyft Lux or Lyft Lux SUV is available
Maintain an average driver rating of 4.7 stars or above
Drive an approved Lyft Lux or Lyft Lux SUV vehicle
You’ll qualify to receive both Lyft Lux and Lyft Lux SUV requests if you drive an eligible vehicle that comfortably seats 6+ passengers
As long as you meet the required criteria, all professionally-licensed drivers are eligible to drive with Lyft Lux and Lyft Lux SUV.