Paytm Launched Bus Ticket Bookings via Android and iOS apps

Today when mobile internet consumers are growing at fast pace, a very steadily growing sector of "Mobile bus ticket booking" in India spreading fast and giving healthy competition to key players such as MakeMyTrip.com.Today Paytm.com, which is already a well established online destination for online recharges and bill payments for Mobile, DTH, 3G data, and utility services, has launched bus ticket bookings via its own Android and iOS apps.

Paytm.com is offering for smartphone users to book bus tickets online for over 12000 bus routes across India. For iPhone/iOS users they can download the app from here, while Android phone users could click here to download the app on their phones.

There are few mobile services in India that offer bus tickets booking, some prominent ones are RedBus.in via RedBus Mobile and an Android app (here) from myBusTicket.in.

Paytm.com, which is a part of Noida based One97 Communications claims to recharge your mobile prepaid connections via mobile itself within 10 seconds. The bus ticket app have features like previous order details and booking history will make booking another bus ticket a job of seconds as well.

 

 

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New Delhi, May 13, 2013:  Paytm.com today announced the launch of Bus Ticket Bookings on its Android and iOS apps. This coincides with Paytm’s recent celebration of crossing a million app downloads on Google's Android Play Store. Additionally, customers will now find more exclusive deals on this app.

With this, Paytm has taken another stride in mobility. Now customers can book tickets anywhere, anytime using their Smartphones. Features like previous order details and booking history will make booking another ticket a quick few minutes’ job. Harinder Takhar, CEO of Paytm said, “A utility like this is an indispensable tool in the hands of any Smartphone user. Now our customers will have everything from recharge to travel, right on their mobiles. While we have already been noticed for our quick and trustworthy online bus booking service, Paytm app has also made news with its million plus downloads and close to 14,000 five star ratings. We're now all set to reach out to many more millions.”

Paytm.com besides being a popular recharge destination offering online bus booking for over 12000 bus routes across India, has quickly become the fastest growing online bus tickets booking service.

Accessible on iOS and Android platforms, this app comes with another new feature for recharge customers. Now they can avail exclusive offers from select brands such as Bookmyshow, Domino’s and Café Coffee Day and more. These are offers Paytm has sourced in a bid to bring more value to its customers. Speaking about this, Takhar said, “Consumers now would not have to look at any other place for a better deal or coupon ever. We've always believed in bringing the best to our users and these coupons are yet another step in that direction.”

Existing Paytm app users will be able to access the new features by upgrading their app, while new users can visit iTunes or Android App Store to download. Quick links for new users: iPhone users can click here, while Android phone users could click here to download the app on their phones.

About Paytm

Paytm is India’s preferred destination for prepaid recharges and bill payments for Mobile, DTH, 3G data, and utility services. Its online Bus Ticket booking service caters to over 12,000 bus routes all over India. Available at Paytm.com and all app stores, it offers incredible user experience and support.

Backed by marquee investor like Intel Capital, SAIF Partners and SAP ventures, Paytm is part of One97 Communications, India’s mobile Internet pioneer.

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2 Comments

Suman said…
It greaat, does makemytrip offer mobile app ??
sidgoyal1 said…
This is awesome news. Mobile apps are really changing our habits and making life ever more convenient. Gonna try out this app next time I have to make a trip. :)
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