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Do Uber and Lyft drivers have to pay for gas?
Unfortunately, Uber and Lyft drivers are required to pay for their gas and other related expenses. Fortunately, tolls are covered by your passengers. As an independent contractor, you are responsible for the majority of the costs of driving for Uber and Lyft.
What is the surcharge for Uber Eats and Uber rides?
Rides customers will pay a surcharge of either $0.45 or $0.55 on each Uber trip, and Eats customers will pay either $0.35 or $0.45 on each Uber Eats order, depending on their location*. The surcharge is temporary for the next 60 days, but we will continue to monitor gas prices and may make additional changes.
What expenses does Uber pay for drivers?
Uber drivers are responsible for covering the cost of gas for their own vehicles. However, this expense is tax-deductible if you track your spending and receipts. Tolls are charged to the passenger automatically, meaning drivers do not have to worry about this expense.
How much does it cost for UberEats delivery?
Riders taking Uber trips will pay a fee of $0.45 to $0.55 per trip, and Uber Eats deliveries will include a $0.35 to $0.45 surcharge, the company said. The fees are temporary and will last for at least two months.