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[Lyft] Toronto - Lyft offering $3.25 rides during TTC subway closures

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Toronto - Lyft offering $3.25 rides during TTC subway closures

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https://www.blogto.com/city/2018/02/lyf ... -closures/

People nearby any Line 1 subway station can enter the promo code TOTRANSITFEB18 into their Lyft app to get 10 rides at $3.25 each, to or from any Line 1 subway station, when regularly planned closures are in effect, according to the company.
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Check this out.....so I can order a ride from Union to Vaughan for 3.25? Get outta here Bob!
sprung wrote:
Feb 1st, 2018 3:12 pm
https://www.blogto.com/city/2018/02/lyf ... -closures/

People nearby any Line 1 subway station can enter the promo code TOTRANSITFEB18 into their Lyft app to get 10 rides at $3.25 each, to or from any Line 1 subway station, when regularly planned closures are in effect, according to the company.

WOULD SOMEBODY THINK OF THE CHILDREN!!!
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Aug 30, 2017
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Good marketing strategy. There is a lot of hate for TTC closers right now - this would motivate some people to try who would not otherwise.
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it's not! It's kind of a sham :D

your ride could cost you $100 if ur going from union to somewhere north on the line! Probably some schmuck will try it and get some large bill :D
Last edited by Corleone187 on Feb 1st, 2018 3:28 pm, edited 1 time in total.
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10 ride maximum per account

You'll pay anything in excess of $10 (in addition to the first $3.25)

Anyone know if this is stackable with their other promos? (I doubt it?)
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Jun 24, 2015
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isn't it only for the weekends?
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Aug 9, 2017
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this should be rephrased as "Save $6.75 for each ride over $10 (10 rides maximum during specific time window in weekends)"
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Nov 18, 2015
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Curious, if there's 2 other passenger.. Is it still $3.25? or $3.25 per person
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Mar 1, 2016
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During those times its gonna be always SURGE Pricing. They'll make money~!!
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What's with lyft and all these shady as f--- promos with huge restrictions in the fine print?!
It's not $3.25 to/from any subway station. A ride from finch to union is going to cost a lot more than that since you're on the hook for everything more than $10. False advertising.
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Estimate on Lyft's website for finch-union is $30.
So this "$3.25 to/from any subway station" is actually going to cost $23.50!! That's a HUGE difference.
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i'LL JUST TAKE THE SHUTTLE BUS.
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This promo is pretty misleading, you aren't paying $3.25 for a ride, unless you are literally travelling under 3 blocks.

The minimum ride (go across the street) is about $6/$7. So if you travel under 3 blocks, it could possibly be under $10, which you would pay $3.25 for. Beyond that, you are paying $3.25 + anything above $10.

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