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How do I contact LYFT company?

No problem. Call 631-201-LYFT ( to request a ride directly from a Lyft agent — no app needed.

How do you add a LYFT address?

Get started:

  1. Open your Lyft Driver app.
  2. Tap your profile photo in the top left.
  3. Go to ‘Settings’
  4. Tap ‘Shipping address’
  5. Enter the shipping info where you want to receive deliveries. Be sure to read address requirements when adding or changing your address.
  6. Tap ‘Save’

How do I upload documents to LYFT?

Open the Lyft Driver app….Add a new vehicle

  1. Log in to your Driver Dashboard.
  2. Tap the ‘Vehicles’ tab.
  3. Tap ‘Add vehicle’
  4. Upload required documents.
  5. Wait for our approval (typically within 24 hours), and that’s it! We’ll let you know once we’ve approved the new car.

What does LYFT send you in the mail?

New drivers will receive a welcome kit that includes the official Lyft emblem and a guide to getting out on the road. You should receive the welcome kit within 1-2 weeks after you’re approved to drive. The kit will be shipped to the address on your account.

How do I get my LYFT tax information?

If you’re eligible for a 1099-K or 1099-MISC form, they can be downloaded from the Tax Information tab of your Driver Dashboard. You’ll likely still have to file your taxes even if you don’t receive a 1099. If you’ve earned less than $20K with Lyft in 2018, you’ll have all the info you need in the Tax Summary document.

How do I get a new LYFT sticker?

You can print temporary decals to use on your vehicle until your requested decals arrive from Lyft.

  1. Use Contact Support Button.
  2. Fill in your info.
  3. Select I am a Driver.
  4. Local Regulations / Requirements.
  5. Emblems or Placards.
  6. Enter your request for Decals in Additional Details.
  7. Submit.

Can I do LYFT without the sticker?

You can also get it by stopping by a local Lyft office or from ebay. If you want to go to the airport without a sticker, just call your passenger and tell them you don’t have one and not to freak out. The first time I did a airport pickup I had the airport placard displayed on my iPad mini on the dashboard.

Does LYFT send you an amp?

Your Amp shows you when you receive a new ride request (except during Shared rides). When you’re picking up a passenger, their app shows them the color of your Amp. This helps passengers find your vehicle for a faster, easier pickup.

Can you request a female driver with Lyft?

You are not able to request specifically for a female driver with Uber and Lyft. With local taxis and limo companies, you may be able to request one. If you want to stick with rideshare companies, there are specific companies that only employ female drivers, check out the following: Safr.

How long does it take to get your LYFT amp?

three weeks

How many rides do I need to get a LYFT amp?

250 rides

Can Lyft drivers smoke?

No-smoking policy Smoking inside Lyft cars is against our community rules. There may be passengers entering the car who have respiratory issues or may be bothered by the smell, so in the spirit of respect for everyone in our community, we ask that you refrain.

Does Uber have a light like Lyft?

Select Uber and Lyft drivers can get the official Uber Beacon or Lyft Amp. These light up signs not only make your ride visible at night, but they also can display key information to your passengers such as the estimated arrival time.

Can Lyft drivers carry pepper spray?

I always knew that Uber and Lyft had policies against drivers carrying firearms, but I was surprised to find out that Lyft drivers aren’t allowed to carry non-lethal weapons like pepper spray or stun guns either.

What happens if I don’t rate my Lyft driver?

If you forget to tip or rate your driver, don’t worry — Lyft says it has your back. Riders will also be able to tip while a ride is underway, not just after it’s over. The second change is one over which riders have no direct control — drivers will automatically get a five-star rating if a rider forgets to rate them.

Can you bring alcohol in a Lyft?

Lyft makes it explicit: It’s not allowed. “Be sure to toss that adult beverage before your driver arrives,” the passenger guidelines state clearly. Alcohol containers can be carried in a vehicle, but they must be sealed and unopened. …

How much does it cost if you throw up in Uber?

Uber policy is to charge $80 if a passenger vomits or spills a drink on the seats or any surface difficult to clean. But the charge can increase to $150 in cases of “significant quantities of body fluids (urine, blood or vomit) in the interior of the vehicle.”

Are Ubers allowed to record you?

Drivers are permitted to record rides for security documentation, but may not broadcast or publish the footage. “Broadcasting a person’s image, audio, or video recording is a violation of these terms and may result in loss of account access,” Uber’s guidelines state.

Which is better to use Uber or Lyft?

With Uber, you’ll get overall more reliable service, but for the most important factors — value and experience — Lyft is definitely the better choice. But they are fairly close — it really comes down to where you live. Generally, though, Lyft will be better in cities, with Uber your best bet in the rural areas.

Does LYFT pay for gas?

No, Uber and Lyft do not pay for the gas that their drivers consume. The driver pays the fuel expenses for every trip. Both Uber and Lyft drivers have to pay for the gas because they are not employees of Uber or Lyft. They are independent contractors; therefore, they have to pay for their own expenses.

Do you sit in the front or back of LYFT?

Do I Have to Sit Up Front, or Can I Chill in the Back? It’s your ride, so set the tone depending on how you feel. If you want to hop in the backseat, put on your headphones, and not say a word, that’s no big deal — there’s no need to sit in the front seat and chat.

Why is LYFT so much cheaper than Uber?

Because they are in direct competition, there are no clear-cut winners on pricing for Lyft and Uber pricing. If Lyft were much cheaper than Uber, Uber would go out of business, and vice-versa. Basic rideshare costs for both are approximately $1 to start, $2 per mile, and $0.25 per minute.

Can you pay LYFT with cash?

Like Uber, Lyft does not allow for payment by way of cash either. Not everyone wants to or feels comfortable paying with a debit or credit card, and that is just fine. Taxis are the traditional for hire way of getting around, and they have always accepted cash and continue to do so.

How much should I tip LYFT?

15%

Who owns LYFT now?

John Zimmer

What is LYFT worth today?

Lyft priced its offering at $72 per share, good for a valuation of $20.6 billion, and that was already up from the original pricing range of $62 to $68 per share.

Does Google own LYFT?

Google parent company Alphabet has more than doubled its money on Lyft to $1 billion in just 17 months. Between its investments in Uber and Lyft, Alphabet owns a stake worth over $4 billion in ride hailing.

Did LYFT copy Uber?

Uber copied Lyft, since Uber was successful as a Limo service. Lyft began their car service later but not competing with Uber. With the exception that it is likely to cost a bit more on Lyft, Today in early 2018, Uber and Lyft are almost identical.