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The Next Big Ride: Ola’s Shuttle Service To Ply In Bangalore And Gurgaon Soon

Ola has just confirmed its plan to launch a shuttle service in Bangalore and Gurgaon which shall go live by September 21 with proposals to cover 100 routes using 500 buses in total.

With its recent E series funding in April that amounted to a soaring $400 million, the company announced their  interests to launch a shuttle service in July.

The rides shall cost less than  Rs66 which is much cheaper when compared to its existing rides that averages at Rs200 – Rs400.

The shuttle will be shared between 12 to 20 people along with air conditioning, WiFi access and an in-vehicle entertainment service.

Initially the service will cover 20 routes with 100 shuttles and will either be owned by sole traders with their own vehicles or limited outfits utilizing Ola’s app to find passengers. The company intends to add more cities in the next quarter (via).

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