Harry here. Destination filters can be a powerful, useful feature for drivers, but they can be tricky to figure out at first. However, it’s worth figuring out how to use destination filters to work smarter, not harder – and make sure you get those much-needed bathroom breaks! Today, RSG contributor Curtis Preston discusses how to best use the destination filter to increase your earnings, along with tips on how to use destination filters when you’re ready to end your driving shift.
Destination filters are a feature in both Lyft and Uber that allow you to only get rides headed in a specific direction. Many people use them to get from the suburbs where they live into the city, where there are more rides. Harry covered Uber’s version of this in detail in a previous post.
Since using destination filters, my average weekend yield with Uber and Lyft has increased by about $100. Here’s how you can do the same.