Ride-share companies

Find the business license application, requirements and authorized garages for ride-share companies.

Transportation Network Companies (TNCs) provide internet-based ride-share services. The two licensed TNCs in Minneapolis are Uber X and Lyft.

Their mobile apps:

  • Connect passengers and drivers
  • Allow you to manage payments

License application

See the TNC license application

Read the rules in Minneapolis Code of Ordinances, Chapter 343

Requirements

Driver responsibilities

Drivers may accept passengers only through the mobile app.

Drivers may not:

  • Look for potential passengers
  • Accept passengers standing near their car
  • Drop off passengers at taxi stands, bus zones or no stopping zones

Contact the TNC company if you're interested in becoming a driver.

Vehicle inspections

Insurance

  • Keep proof of insurance in your car.

Company emblem

Display on your windshield and car window:

  • Lyft is a pink, square “lyft” sticker.
  • Uber X is a black, square “UBER” sticker.

Authorized garages

Avis Budget Group
2240 Airport Ln, Minneapolis
612-970-3760

Bobby & Steve's Autoworld
10740 Normandale Blvd., Bloomington
952-881-1024

Bobby & Steve's Autoworld
7920 France Ave. S., Bloomington
952-831-8833

Bobby & Steve's Autoworld
3701 Central Ave. NE, Columbia Heights
763-788-1113

Bobby & Steve's Autoworld
8100 Flying Cloud Dr., Eden Prairie
952-944-1690

Bobby & Steve's Autoworld
1221 Washington Ave. S., Minneapolis
612-333-8900

Bobby & Steve's Autoworld
328 Cedar Lake Rd., Minneapolis
612-377-4743

Bobby & Steve's Autoworld
5801 Nicollet Ave. S., Minneapolis
612-861-6133

Bobby & Steve's Autoworld
1820 Robert St. S., West Saint Paul
651-455-2788

Goodyear
1915 County Rd. D, Maplewood
651-770-7971

Goodyear
4020 Silver Lake Rd. NE, Minneapolis
612-781-2668

Goodyear
3013 66th St. W., Richfield
612-866-5053

Great Brakes
3326 University Ave. SE, Minneapolis
612-331-3635

Meineke
600 Southcross Dr. W., Burnsville
952-807-7190

Meineke
4360 Central Ave. NE, Columbia Heights
763-789-4790

Meineke
13835 Johnson St. NE, Ham Lake
763-413-2277

Meineke
10500 Excelsior Blvd., Hopkins
952-641-3386

Meineke
1990 East County Rd. D, Maplewood
651-779-8113

Meineke
8088 Brooklyn Blvd., Minneapolis
763-657-0909

Meineke
865 University Ave. W., Saint Paul
651-207-6139

Midas
15455 Cedar Ave. So., Apple Valley
952-431-5454

Midas
9211 Lyndale Ave., Bloomington
952-884-4781

Midas
8100 Brooklyn Blvd., Brooklyn Park
763-493-2212

Midas
14053 Grand Ave., Burnsville
952-435-6030

Midas
4415 Central Ave. NE, Columbia Heights
763-788-9459

Midas
3550 Northdale Blvd., Coon Rapids
763-421-9633

Midas
8647 South Eastpoint Douglas, Cottage Grove
651-458-9938

Midas
19340 Highway 7, Deephaven
952-470-0459

Midas
8260 Flying Cloud Dr., Eden Prairie
952-944-8450

Midas
8094 University Ave., Fridley
763-780-8244

Midas
9020 East Excelsior Blvd., Hopkins
952-933-5551

Midas
13350 Grove Dr., Maple Grove
763-420-9282

Midas
1945 East County Rd. D, Maplewood
651-777-3750

Midas
5445 Lyndale Ave. So., Minneapolis
612-827-4604

Midas
601 Lake St. E., Minneapolis
612-827-4628

Midas
12812 Wayzata Blvd., Minnetonka
952-546-8767

Midas
5604 Winnetka Ave., New Hope
763-592-6400

Midas
1225 Broadway Ave. N., Rochester
507-282-4414

Midas
2168 Snelling Ave. N., Roseville
651-636-2221

Midas
104 Market St. N., Shakopee 
952-496-2656

Midas
4200 Excelsior Blvd., St. Louis Park
952-920-4920

Midas
1415 White Bear Ave., Saint Paul
651-774-0338

Midas
1697 Seventh St. W., Saint Paul
651-699-0220

Midas
520 University Ave., Saint Paul
651-222-6835

Midas
1450 South Robert St. W., West Saint Paul
651-457-4381

Paulie's Automotive Inc.
6301 Welcome Ave. N., Brooklyn Park
763-355-7126

Pep Boys
3325 124th Ave. NW, Coon Rapids
763-367-1020

Pep Boys
1426 Mendota Rd. E., Inver Grove Heights
651-451-2100

Precision Tune Auto Care
6982 145th St., Apple Valley
952-432-2345

Precision Tune Auto Care
5353 France Ave. S., Minneapolis
612-927-7620

Precision Tune Auto Care
15600 34th Ave. N., Plymouth
763-559-1149

Precision Tune Auto Care
896 County Road 10 NE, Spring Lake Park
763-784-1405

Precision Tune Auto Care
360 Snelling Ave. S., St Paul
651-690-2740

Steve’s Auto World of Maple Grove
9871 Maple Grove Pkwy., Maple Grove
763-852-9999

The Car Buying Center
581 Old Hwy 8 NW, Suite 1, New Brighton
612-296-4338

Transportation Plus
5010 Hillsboro Ave. N., New Hope
763-533-2509

Victory Auto
3440 East Hamilton Ave., Eau Claire, WI
715-834-8711

Victory Auto Service & Glass
8098 Brooklyn Blvd., Brooklyn Park
763-244-1398

Victory Auto Service & Glass
64 Lake Dr E., Chanhassen
952-236-6509

Victory Auto Service & Glass
1010 Osborne Rd NE, Fridley
763-710-8760

Victory Auto Service & Glass
16326 Highway 65 NE, Ham Lake
763-710-8761

Victory Auto Service & Glass
2128 Rice St., Maplewood
651-393-7780

Victory Auto Service & Glass
5428 260th St., Wyoming
651-462-1946

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Address

City Hall
350 Fifth St. S., Room 1
Minneapolis, MN 55415