New Driver Promotion

We're looking for awesome folks like you to join the Lyft driver community. You can even earn a bonus for getting on board. Here’s how:

  1. Enter a valid new driver promotion code (in the Promo/Referral code field) when you start your application. 
  2. If you follow a new driver promo link from Facebook, Craigslist, or Google, the code should be automatically entered for you.If you don't enter a code upon starting your application, you will not be eligible for this promotion.
  3. Be approved within 30 days after you start your application.
  4. Complete the specified number of rides within 30 days of being approved.
  5. Bonuses for qualifying applicants will be paid 1-2 weeks after end of promotion.

Bonus amounts and ride requirements may vary based on region and code used. Drivers can view bonus requirements through the driver portal or app. Lyft will send a confirmatory email which will contain the relevant bonus amount, ride requirements, and time limits needed to qualify for the bonus.

Please note: 

  • Lyft driver eligibility and approval determined at the sole discretion of Lyft and not guaranteed. Duration of application review may vary.
  • Participation in this promotion is subject to Lyft's Terms of Service.
  • Promotion for a limited time only and terms are subject to change.
  • The bonus amount (if any) is determined by the time and market of your application. The amounts above reflect current bonus availability and may have been different at the time of your application.
  • No more than two rides given to the same passenger will count toward the ride requirement. 
  • If an applicant has an existing application, they are only eligible for the referral amount, if any, associated with that original application, and they are not eligible for any other referral amount.

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