Bengaluru, Aug 22: Car rentals app Ola announced an inter-city travel partnership with Google for the “Outstation” category on Google Maps.
The move starts bookings in 23 cities to over 215 one-way routes in the country.
In the coming time, it will expand to 500 routes.
“Google and Ola, have been joining forces time and again with a strategic goal in mind – enhancing customer experience and catering to a wide number…,” said Vijay Ghadge, Vice President of Operations at Ola.
“Ola Outstation has gained significant prominence in the past year since its launch and this association takes us a step further in making the category as reliable and convenient as intra-city commute,” he added.
Select the destination then on Google Maps commuter can navigate to the transit tab and he or she would be taken directly to the booking screen on the Ola app.