If a driver applies to drive with Lyft using your referral code, you can both earn a bonus. The referred new driver must also meet Lyft’s specified ride targets which vary in select cities. To refer drivers:
Log into lyft.com from a web browser
Click “Driver Referrals” on the left menu
From there, enter your friends' email addresses to send them invites. When they click your link, they'll be go through the application process.
That's it! Your code will be applied to their account, and you'll be able to earn any bonuses that apply.
1-2 weeks after the requirements are met:
Communications between referred applicants and those who referred them may contain inaccurate information. Please note Lyft isn't liable for false information shared. Once a referred applicant starts their application, Lyft sends a confirmation email. This email has info on the qualifying bonus amounts, ride requirements, and time limits.
The referred new driver must:
Start their application to become a Lyft driver during the promotion
Use the referring driver’s code in the “Promo/Referral code” field when applying
Complete the specified number of rides within 30 days as an active Lyft driver. No more than two rides given to the same passenger will count toward the ride requirement.
Determining Lyft driver eligibility and approval are at Lyft’s discretion and aren’t guaranteed
Returning drivers aren't eligible for double-sided rewards
The duration of the review process may vary
This promotion runs for a limited time and terms are subject to change
The bonus/credit amounts available at the time of the application apply and vary by city
Credits are only valid for use on the Lyft platform and aren't transferable or redeemable for cash
Credits do not cover tips and charged separately
Credits expire after one year