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    How to become a Lyft XL driver

    If your car seats six or more passengers, you’re eligible to become a Lyft XL driver and make more money.
    Lyft XL rides have a higher rate, which varies by region. You can check your city’s rate card in your Dashboard under the 'Account' tab in the app.
    Note: As part of Lyft’s Health Safety Commitment, the front passenger seat must remain empty.
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    Becoming a Lyft XL driver

    You can start giving Lyft XL rides by opting-in in the app. You’ll only receive regular ride requests if there aren't any Lyft XL requests in your area.
    If you have a qualifying vehicle, you can opt into XL ride in the Lyft Driver app:
    1. Open the main menu and tap 'Account.'
    2. Tap 'Dashboard' and open the Dashboard menu.
    3. Tap the 'Vehicles' tab, then the arrow on 'Ride preferences.’
    4. Select the ride types you want.
    You’ll only receive requests for ride types that are available in your region. See what ride types are available here.
    If the current car on your profile can’t seat five or more people, follow these steps to add or switch vehicles.

    Ride safety

    You should never drive a group of passengers whose group exceeds the number of seat belts in your vehicle.
    Here’s how to cancel a ride with too many passengers:
    1. Tap the arrow in the top right corner of your app.
    2. Tap ‘Cancel.’
    3. Tap ‘Too many passengers.’
    Learn more about our driver cancellation policy.
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