Indian Railway Catering and Tourism Corporation (IRCTC) has announced a collaboration with Ola to enable the users to book via online or via the official app. This partnership will let the passengers book OLA cabs such as Ola Mini, Ola Micro, Prime Play and SUV directly from the IRCTC website and the official app. Ola Autos and Ola share can also be booked via the app or on the website.
Book Ola cabs on IRCTC
IRCTC has added the Ola booking service directly onto their platform starting from Monday. Thanks to the IRCTC and Ola collaboration, the passengers will also be able to get the Ola services as part of the tour packages and travel itineraries. You can also book cabs via Ola’s self-serving kiosks available at the railway stations. Users can also pre-book an Ola cab for upto 7 days in advance or reach the railway station and book a cab via kiosk.
An IRCTC spokesperson said on the partnership with Ola,
“The IRCTC – Ola partnership will provide first and last-mile connectivity to commuters. The ease of travel of our commuters is of prime importance to us and we believe that this association will help in delivering unparalleled convenience to the users on our platform, fostering and strengthening the culture of Digital India.”
Saurabh Mishra, Head of Alliances, OLA also commented on the tie-up,
“We are proud to partner with IRCTC and this partnership truly stands for our vision to build robust and reliable mobility for a billion people. Since Ola’s inception, it is our constant endeavour to integrate our smart mobility solutions as an extension to existing public transportation infrastructure such as Railway Stations, Metros, and Airports, ensuring reliable first and last-mile connectivity for the commuters. The integration with IRCTC is not only the stepping stone to digitizing transportation end-to-end but is also, a leap in enhancing the commuter’s experience. We thank IRCTC for reposing faith in us to deliver on a project of this stature”