Uber and Lyft continue to lower prices to get more customers.

Transportation services like Uber Y Lyft in recent years they have become the preferred form of transportation for many people. However, although these companies offer the same service, their prices are not the same, being Lyft the cheapest, in many cases.

There are other factors that could affect the price of the trips, such as time or time. As depending on the demand that these companies have, the price of the trip can go up or down drastically. That is why, some of these companies have base prices depending on the state. For example, in Los Angeles Lyft charges at least $ 5.80.

If we compare the cost per minute of these companies we can see that Uber is more expensive. Since in Los Angeles, Uber charges 28 cents per minute, while Lyft charges 17 cents per minute. On the other hand, in New York City Uber charges 74 cents per minute and Lyft 66 cents per minute.

Travel in New York

For example, in New York if we estimate the costs of an 18.25-mile trip from the bus terminal, Port Authority, to John F. Kennedy International Airport, the cost of the trip in Lyft would be $ 77 to $ 84 and in Uber, $ 77 at $ 98.

Dear Uber, prices start at:

  • Shared ride: $ 72.25
  • UberX (4 ​​seats): $ 77
  • UberXL (6 seats): $ 101.82
  • Black car: $ 128.46
  • Black SUV: $ 184.33

Lyft Estimate:

  • Shared ride: less than $ 77
  • Regular Lyft (4 seats): $ 77- $ 84
  • Lyft XL (6 seats): $ 85 – $ 93
  • Black car: $ 120- $ 130
  • Black SUV (6 seats): $ 165- $ 180

On the other hand, a shorter trip of 2.99 miles from the bus terminal, Port Authority, to Central Park, Lyft would be the cheapest option.

Dear Uber, prices start at:

  • Shared Travel: $ 12.47
  • UberX (4 ​​seats): $ 24.91
  • UberXL (6 seats): $ 34.34
  • Black car: $ 45.10
  • Black SUV: $ 66.97

Lyft Estimate:

  • Shared ride: less than $ 20
  • Regular Lyft (4 seats): $ 20- $ 25
  • Lyft XL (6 seats): $ 25 – $ 30
  • Black car: $ 35- $ 42
  • Black SUV (6 seats): $ 50- $ 60

Los Angeles Tours

However, in the city of Los Angeles the prices of Uber Y Lyft They are practically the same and in some cases Uber could be cheaper. For example, a 19.4-mile ride from Los Angeles LAX International Airport to the Virginia Country Club, Uber might be cheaper.

Lyft Estimate:

  • Shared ride: less than $ 32
  • Regular Lyft (4 seats): $ 32- $ 36
  • Lyft XL (6 seats): $ 45 – $ 50
  • Black car: $ 100 – $ 110
  • Black SUV (6 seats): $ 120 – $ 130

Dear Uber, prices start at:

  • Shared Travel: $ 28.41
  • UberX (4 ​​seats): $ 29.91
  • UberXL (6 seats): $ 48.34
  • Black car: $ 92.25
  • Black SUV: $ 117.50

A shorter 2.9 mile trip in Los Angeles from LAX Airport to Air Force Base, Uber could be cheaper.

Lyft Estimate:

  • Shared trip: less than 12
  • Regular Lyft (4 seats): $ 12- $ 15
  • Lyft XL (6 seats): $ 15 – $ 18
  • Black car: $ 28 – $ 32
  • Black SUV (6 seats): $ 40 – $ 45

Dear Uber, prices start at:

  • Shared Travel: $ 10.12
  • UberX (4 ​​seats): $ 11.86
  • UberXL (6 seats): $ 16.21
  • Black car: $ 31.21
  • Black SUV: $ 41.72