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- Lyft set a goal for 100% electric vehicles and zero emissions by 2030.
- Drivers can experience higher earnings from Lyft by driving an EV.
- Lyft Express Drive is a rental car program for drivers to use an EV without owning one.
Frequently asked questions
Lyft’s EV incentives for drivers include higher earnings and charging discounts. Lyft partners with EVgo for a 45% discount at EVgo public charging stations. You can also save money on chargers for your home with Lyft’s Wallbox partnership.
Yes. Drivers in the U.S. can rent through Lyft’s Express Drive program. Lyft drivers must apply through the company website or on the mobile app.
If you’re interested in making money and creating your own schedule, consider driving for Lyft. Driving an EV instead of a gas vehicle for ride-share services is a good idea because there is less maintenance, like oil changes and brake work. Also, drivers can save money by charging with electricity rather than fueling with gas.
Charging stations are accessible throughout the U.S., especially in metropolitan areas. The U.S. Department of Energy offers a map to find charging stations near you.