Lyft Scooters Just Became More Expensive In The District

August 23, 2019
Lyft scooter prices just went up.

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Lyft is increasing it's scooter pricing.

The new price to travel around the city will be $0.24/ min in addition to a $1.00 unlock fee.

Rentals were previously $0.15/ min with the $1.00 unlock fee.

In a message to users, Lyft stated that the increase is due to a law limiting the number of scooters in the District.

Lyft is allowed "not more than 600 vehicles per permit", according to DDOT.

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