Lyft is a American ridesharing company based in San Francisco. Lyft main goal is to connect passengers who need a ride with drivers who have a car. Lyft was founded in 2012 and operates in more than 62 cities.
How to use it: Enter your pickup and drop-off location and let the Lyft estimator show you the Lyft fare estimates. Be updated and get Lyft tips on our Facebook page. This Lyft estimate tool gives you real-time fares.
Lyft is giving you a cashless experience, which means no need to take any cash up for tipping your Lyft driver. You can adjust the amount you want to tip inside the Lyft app or by clicking "Tip driver" directly in the bottom of your e-mail receipt.
While Uber is going global Lyft is making sure to establish a service-minded and reliable service in the US. You can see more facts on Lyft vs Uber such as valuation and fares prices. Both Uber and Lyft is part of the sharing economy.
For now, it's not possible to request a Lyft ride in advance, but you can instead very easily request the Lyft taxi ride when you need it and get a car within few minutes. Lyft is operating 24/7 you can easily just schedule a Lyft ride in your calendar.