Online bus booking platform RedBus, has launched a new service "Bus Hire" providing customers who wish to contract buses, minibusses or tempo-travellers, with an access point to charter bus service providers in a particular city. The platform offers all inclusive prices along with value-added information such as bus photos and convenient payment options. This service is currently available in seven cities in India - Bengaluru, Mumbai, Pune, Chennai, Hyderabad, Delhi and Ahmedabad and soon spread to other cities. The range of vehicles including luxury buses, buses, mini buses, tempo and passenger cars.
How to use this service:
Once a customer provides the basic details of the trip, on the part of bus operators in Busses Car platform respond with appointments. The base fee, drivers, tolls, fees, and taxes permission are specified in the quotes. Customers can pay for the bus line in two tranches, with the option of paying the 25% in advance to confirm your booking and the balance a few days before the start of your trip.
Often group travel such as corporate outings, weddings, and pilgrimages require a full vehicle to be hired. There was no easy way for travelers to connect with multiple vehicle providers to hire a bus of their choice. With our new Bus Hire product, we aim to simplify the process by providing customers with a customized, transparent and quick method of evaluating and choosing among different vehicle options. For charter bus operators, it opens up another avenue for attracting customers and growing their business.” - Prakash Sangam, CEO, Redbus.