D.C. Affirms Commitment to Ridesharing

D.C. Affirms Commitment to Ridesharing

In August 2013, Washington, D.C. became one of the first cities in the nation to grant Lyft temporary operating authority — allowing drivers to continue providing safe and reliable rides while we worked with the city on a permanent solution. We are excited to announce that today the DC City Council enacted a regulatory framework officially authorizing ridesharing in the District!



Home Field Advantage: Lyft in SF for a World Series Win

Home Field Advantage: Lyft in SF for a World Series Win

As a movement sparked in San Francisco, we couldn’t be more excited Lyft’s hometown team is back in the hunt to win a third World Series title in five years! To celebrate, we’re extending this weekend's home field advantage to Giants fans city-wide, with SFStaches on the road and an opportunity to win tickets to Game 5!












More Than a Ride

More Than a Ride

Who are Lyft drivers? Well, we could go on for hours… The short version is that they’re Olympians, indie-rock keyboardists, tornado chasers, kindergarten teachers, and everything in between — each with their own story, just like our passengers. And when we put them together, it becomes less about getting from point A to point B, and more about the experience you have on the way. See what a few of our drivers do when they’re not behind the wheel.




"Why Lyft?" A Message from Lyft's New Creative Director

"Why Lyft?" A Message from Lyft's New Creative Director

Why Lyft? Some might say that is the ultimate question to ask to determine the mission, direction, and ultimately the spirit of the Lyft brand. The answer to that question is the reason Lyft strives to be the brand that everyone wants to be a part of. For me, the answer to this question was simple: It’s not every day that all of the ingredients for an amazing brand perfectly align and create a space where the potential and opportunity is entirely limitless.


Lyft Launches in NYC

Lyft Launches in NYC

Tonight, after making positive progress with local and state leaders, Lyft will launch in all five boroughs of New York City. We’ve finalized an agreement to offer immediate access to our friendly, affordable rides through a TLC-licensed model beginning at 7 p.m. Lyft will serve all corners of the city from Manhattan to Staten Island, starting with a limited beta launch and then a full rollout in coming weeks.