The documents needed to drive on the Bolt platform can vary depending on your location.
3. Rent a vehicle
If you don't have access to a car, we can connect you with a fleet partner who will offer you a vehicle to drive.
Frequently asked questions from Drivers
Can I drive with Bolt in my city?
Bolt is available in hundreds of cities all over the world. Check our Cities pages to see if we’re available for you to start driving and earning in your hometown.
How do I sign up to drive with Bolt?
Signing up to make money driving with Bolt is easy. above and submit the required documents. Once you receive approval and complete our driver onboarding process, you’ll be ready to start earning good money on your own schedule!
Do I need a car to drive with Bolt?
Yes, but if you don’t own a car, then don’t worry — there are other options available. Our city teams can help you find partner fleets or rental companies that offer competitive rates on vehicles that we accept. And in some cities, longer-term renters can get financing deals from our partners.
Do I need a smartphone to drive with Bolt?
You should have a smartphone that runs at least Android 9.0 or iOS 14. If you don’t have a smartphone, our team can advise you on a budget Android phone that you'll need to use the Bolt Driver app.
Is driving with Bolt a good side hustle?
The advantage of driving on the Bolt platform is that you can make money on your schedule — which makes it the perfect side hustle. There are no minimum hours, drive all week or just in the evenings or at weekends. Earn extra income whenever you need it. You’re the boss!
How do I get paid for driving with Bolt?
Our payment cycle runs from Monday 00:00 to the following Sunday at 23:59, after which you’ll receive a balance statement. If you’re due a payout, you’ll receive it on a weekly basis — no need to wait until the end of the month.