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    Informações para motoristas no Texas

    This page provides information about vehicle, driver, and document requirements, state regulations, insurance coverage, and city-specific requirements, needed to drive with Lyft in the state of Texas.
    To apply to drive in Texas, submit an application online or in the Lyft Driver app –– download it from the App Store (iOS) or the Google Play store. To be approved to drive, applicants must meet these requirements.
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    What you need to drive with Lyft in Texas

    É obrigatório que os motoristas mantenham os documentos atualizados. Se não carregar um documento obrigatório antes da data de validade, você será desativado temporariamente.
    Use your Lyft Driver app or Driver Dashboard to upload your documents.
    Vehicle requirements
    Different regions in this state have specific vehicle age requirements. Click here to see if your vehicle qualifies. All vehicles must meet the following criteria:
    • 4 doors
    • Cinco a oito assentos, incluindo o do motorista
    • Não estar na lista de veículos subcompactos não qualificados
    • Not a taxi or stretch limousine
    • Não ser classificado como recuperado, sem conserto, reformado ou qualquer outra classificação equivalente
    See if your car qualifies for Lyft Lux or Lyft Lux Black to earn more on each ride.
    Em algumas cidades, você pode alugar um carro no Express Drive com seguro padrão incluído.
    Driver requirements
    Document requirements
    Emblem requirements
    Drivers are required to display the Lyft emblem while in driver mode. The Lyft emblem is Lyft’s official trade dress. It helps passengers and law enforcement identify your vehicle.
    O emblema da Lyft deve ser colocado no canto inferior do para-brisa, no lado do passageiro, sempre que você entrar no Modo Motorista. Lembre-se de retirar o emblema quando não estiver no Modo Motorista.
    Se você acabou de receber a aprovação para dirigir, receberá seu emblema da Lyft em breve. Se ainda não recebeu o emblema ou precisa de um novo, faça a solicitação no Painel de Controle. Enquanto aguarda, você pode imprimir um emblema temporário.

    Texas driver regulations

    Be sure to follow these rules when giving rides in Texas, and keep an eye on your email for important updates from Lyft.
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    Hourly driver mode limits
    In Texas, Lyft’s standard time limit for driver mode applies.
    Phone use while driving
    • Under Texas law, texting while driving is now a misdemeanor.
    • This law does NOT prohibit you from using your phone as a Lyft driver.
    • The law includes an exception that allows Lyft or other TNC drivers to use their phones for work, so long as they are permanently or temporarily mounted on their vehicles.
    • Under the law, all drivers may still use their phones to navigate, to report illegal activity, or in an emergency.
    • Lyft drivers should ensure that their phones are mounted while driving on the platform.
    Wheelchair accessible vehicles
    To see city-specific resources for wheelchair accessible vehicles, click here.
    Best practices
    • Use todos os emblemas e placas exigidos
    • Tenha sempre a carteira de habilitação e o documento do seguro
    • Follow all airport rules
    • Don't accept street hails
    • Não aceite dinheiro nas corridas
    • Não espere em filas de táxi

    Know your insurance

    Review Lyft's coverage here.

    Atendimento presencial (Lyft Hubs)

    We're opening Lyft Hubs across the country to offer in-person support for drivers. Your local Hub is a one-stop shop for answers on everything from setting up direct deposit to discovering where you’ll get the most ride requests.

    Moving to or from Texas

    If you're already a driver in a different state, and you're moving to Texas, send us a message with the following info:
    • The date you're moving
    • Your new shipping address
    • A clear photo of your Texas vehicle registration sticker (sample image below)
    Moving from Texas to a different state? Find your new market here to see what steps you’ll need to take.

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