How to Request a Lyft Car for Someone Else

Lyft is an easy and secure way of traveling around any city where the service is available. The Lyft car drivers are properly screened, and you can be assured of a fun and hassle-free ride. The basic function of Lyft is for you to be able to get a ride. However, you can also request a Lyft car for someone else. To do this, proceed to step one.

Steps

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    Launch the Lyft app. Do this by tapping on the Lyft icon on your mobile device.
    • Sign into Lyft using your account.
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    Enter your friend's address. Enter the address at the address box at the bottom of the app interface.
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    Request for a Lyft. Tap the “Request” button at the bottom-most part of the screen to book the Lyft car. The Lyft driver should be on the way to your friend's location.
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    Notify the driver. Because the driver won't be picking up the person using the Lyft app, it's best to let them know so they are not confused.
    • Call the driver using the Lyft app and your cellphone, and let them know who to look out for.
    • Provide them with your friend's number so they can call upon arrival.
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    Let your friend know. Call your friend and tell them to be on standby for the Lyft car. A Lyft car can be easily identified as it has a mustache at the front of the car.

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