Lyft and SoberRide, Washington, DC, 2017

  • Date Launched: Mar 17, 2017
  • Date Ended: Jan 1, 2018
  • Dates given are approximate.


The Washington Regional Alcohol Program (WRAP) has partnered with Lyft to provide free rides through its anti-DUI program, SoberRide. The partnership, which will kick off on St. Patrick’s Day, will provide residents of ages 21 and over free rides up to $20 in the Washington, DC coverage area. The free St. Patrick’s Day Lyft rides begin at 4 p.m. on March 17 and continue until 4 a.m. on March 18. Lyft will also donate $1 to WRAP for each new Lyft customer that uses the SoberRide promo code. In the past, SoberRide provided free rides via taxis. Lyft will work with SoberRide for major holidays in 2017, including Cinco de Mayo, Independence Day, Halloween and between December 15 and New Year’s Day, to help DC residents get home safely.

For more information see the Washington Regional Alcohol Program and Lyft links, below.

Contributed through a partnership between the Shared-Use Mobility Center, ITS America, and the Federal Transit Administration’s Mobility on Demand Program

Updated April 2017

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  • Washington, District of Columbia, US

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