Lyft launches on Kauai
LIHUE — Lyft launched on Kauai Thursday. It is part of the ride-share company’s nationwide expansion to 25 new markets, which include Maui and Hawaii Island.
Lyft has been operating on Oahu since 2014.
In the last three months, Lyft has started in more than 100 new cities. The ride sharing platform is available in over 300 markets nationwide.
More than 700,000 drivers make their own flexible schedules and earn either a primary or supplemental income with Lyft. As the only ride share platform to allow tips, Lyft drivers across the country have received more than $200 million in tips.
Lyft was founded in June 2012 by Logan Green and John Zimmer.