When does Hitch provide a refund?
According to our Cancellation Policy here, all rides canceled by the user an hour or more before they are set to depart are automatically refunded *ONLY* as a ride credit to your Hitch account. This credit doesn't expire and will automatically apply toward future rides booked in-app as a discount.
We do not provide refunds in the form of payment back to your original payment method -- payments made at the time of booking are final.
When am I not eligible for a credit refund?
Hitch does not provide full or partial credit refunds for:
Rides canceled less than one hour before departure
The ride was completed
Tips made to drivers at the conclusion of a ride. These go directly to drivers.
Rides were missed due to a rider arriving more than 10 minutes late to the pick-up location or failing to communicate with their driver or the Hitch Customer Experience team.
Rides that were delayed or otherwise affected by uncontrollable events, including but not limited to - weather, traffic, accidents, construction, road conditions, etc.
Riders that did not show up for the departure or communicate with the Hitch team or driver.
Rides that were not completed due to a rider violating any Rider Policy.
Rides deemed undesirable due to vehicle type or quality or an issue with a driver not meeting an expectation that falls outside our Hitch driver requirements. We do expect our drivers to maintain a well-kept car and respectful environment. We constantly strive to provide the highest quality service and welcome all feedback about our drivers and their vehicles.
*Credits for other situations could be provided but are at the sole discretion of our support team based on the information available to them.
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