MIDLAND, TX (KWES) - Midlanders looking for another option to get around the city now will have that choice starting Thursday.

Lyft will be debuting in Midland at noon.

According to a press release, Lyft was founded in 2012 and is the fastest growing rideshare company.

To celebrate the launch, new passengers can use the code LYFTLOVE17 to receive $5 off your first Lyft ride anywhere.

According to Lyft's website, drivers can make up to $35 an hour by driving your car.

If you are interested in becoming a driver, you will have to complete a national and county background check, along with several other requirements. Click here for more information about becoming a driver.

Lyft will now be competing with Uber for passengers in the Midland area.

There's no word if Lyft will be providing rides to the Midland International Air & Space Port.