Lyft and Waze team up to get you to your destination faster
Lyft drivers will be able to see their route update in real time using Waze. As a driver heads to his next stop, passenger pickups are added via Waze. This allows for more efficient Lyft Line matches and helps everyone get to their destination faster. While navigating using Waze, drivers pressing the "Return to Lyft" button will immediately see the Lyft app appear on the screen. This way, the Lyft driver can use Waze to navigate, hit the "Return to Lyft" button, and click on the "arrived" or "drop off" button when appropriate.
As part of the partnership agreement, Waze will now be the default navigation app for Lyft drivers. As a result, the navigation app can help Lyft drivers obtain high scores since navigation is one of the most important metrics used to determine such rankings.
If you are a Lyft driver or loyal user of the service, you should be able to notice some improvements in the time it takes to get from point "A" to point "B."
source: Lyft via Phandroid