OLA Cabs is about to launch One way Fare facility for OLA Outstation, which is company’s inter-city travel solution for the general public. By introduction of “One Way Fare” people would be able to save a lot of bucks over the round trip fee they needed to pay even though they are not going to make. OLA Cabs is a prominent player in Indian Cab booking scenario and by launching “One Way Fare” they would surely be concreting their space in this race of attracting more and more users because as per now if anyone books a cab for Outstation trips then he has to pay for both sides of trip whether he wants to make the return trip or not he has to just pay it, no questions answered.
But after OLA Cabs launches “One Way Fare” option over OLA Outstation, which is company’s outstation cab booking service; it is going to be a lot more convenient and money saving experience for the general public as now they won’t be needed to pay for the return trip if they are not in a mood to make it!
As per now, the facility has been launched in the following cities which include Delhi, Kolkata, Mumbai, Bangalore, Chennai, Pune, Jaipur, Chandigarh, Guwahati, Ahmadabad and Kanpur. The number of cities getting this service will grow considerably in next the two months according to some officials.
In addition to the ‘One-way’ fare, Ola will also the users the facility to pre-book their riders up to two days in advance. According to the company, OLA Outstation has experienced 50 percent growth in revenue during its 5 months life span.
Raghuvesh Sarup, who is the CMO and Head of Categories at OLA stated, “Ola Outstation is a ‘Made for India’ solution, bringing the unique Ola experience to inter-city travel, with the same level of convenience and reliability. Through Ola Outstation, we are structuring the fragmented outstation travel segment like never before. With the introduction of ‘One-way’ trip fares, we are bringing increased affordability, from the efficiencies of scale that our platform has built,”