SAN FRANCISCO (KCBS)_ Almost a week after announcing a deal with Sidecar to serve San Francisco International, SFO airport officials have announced similar agreements with Lyft and Uber.
The pilot permit allows drivers from the Transportation Network Companies (TNC) to pick up and drop off at SFO with the ride service companies paying the airport $3.85 cents per ride.READ MORE: UPDATE: Fire Burns Pleasant Hill Senior Living Facility; Injured Resident Rescued From Balcony
Both companies expect to begin operations at the airport within the next 30 days.READ MORE: COVID: Sonoma County Eases Capacity Limits On Indoor Gatherings As Case Rates Decline
“We are committed to be an industry leader, creating a roadmap for innovative business models like Lyft and UberX to operate legally in an airport,” said Airport Director John L. Martin.MORE NEWS: UPDATE: San Francisco District Attorney's Office Refutes Claims Made in Chinatown Attack Victim's Lawsuit
SFO is the first airport in California and only second in the U.S. to sign such a deal.