Indian cab hailing platform Ola has partnered with homegrown messenger Hike to carry out seamless cab service across 110 cities India.
With this partnership, customers can book Ola cabs from their Hike messenger app and pay for the ride through the Hike wallet or in cash. It makes room for a more convenient booking experience.
Moreover, Hike users can access Ola’s multiple commuting offerings, from budget-friendly Ola Auto, Micro, and Mini to premium services such as Ola Prime, Ola Prime Play, Ola Prime SUV, and Ola Lux.
“We’ve made the experience incredibly simple with no need for a login and payments available through the Hike Wallet. We’re really excited by the potential of this,” said Kavin Bharti Mittal, Founder and CEO, Hike.
Hike users can go to the “Me” tab to make a booking through Ola. With this feature,users will get every feature of Ola app on their Hike messenger app.
They can set up the pick up and drop locations, track the ride and check the driver’s profile.
“Our partnership with Hike has been specially designed to ensure that the best and the most relevant experience is delivered to our users,” added Bhavish Aggarwal, co-founder and CEO, Ola.
With this strategic move Ola expects a surge in business as it could possibly attract more customers.