Sunday, May 26

These “On Demand” Travel Apps Become Hit Among Budget Backpackers

(ANI): Foreign travelers are very excited to visit India and explore the enriched and diverse cultures. As it is said “Atithi Devo Bhava” India takes care of its guests and their needs and provide them with the affordable transportation to delve into India.

India is a soulful, soul-stirring country, overflowing with cultural treasures, spiritual wonder, and natural beauty. A wondrous land of crowded mega cities, which attracts the travelers to explore India.

These 4 Apps have been considered best for travelers to commute:

JUGNOO: If you find cabs and taxi expensive you can book a Jugnoo auto from the auto ride application. Jugnoo, a Chandigarh based company, was established in the year 2014. It has ventured into the industry as one of the leading auto-rickshaw aggregators and the mobile commerce company with 15000 people transacting per day, at a very nascent stage. It is a mobile app offering one of the largest networks of auto-rickshaws in India. It has more than 3300 autos empanelled under the brand at present.

Founded by Samar Singla and Chinmay Agarwal, the company is targeting the students, working professionals and masses that are dependent on public transport for their daily conveyance, Jugnoo envisions capturing every city in the country and anticipates an exponential growth, as it plans to venture into 40 new cities by the end of 2015.

REVV: An app that gets you a Car on Rent that you can drive yourself & that too at your doorstep. Revv is the easiest & most convenient option for all the ladies out there who want to get back home from office or vice-versa without keeping your safety at sake. To top it all, Revv also offers hourly rentals with unlimited kilometres. So, one can get a car at their doorstep without much hassles.

ORAHI: Orahi is a dynamic ride sharing system that lets you share car rides to office and back. It is a community-based system that enables rides with friends, colleagues, and neighbours .Our system is safe to use, highly convenient, and very cost-effective.

Orahi goes beyond simple carpooling because it is an open and non-restrictive system that features flexible timings, choice of co-travelers, cashless payments, women-only groups for travel, mobile alerts, fully verified members, zero entry/exit fee, a compulsion-free service, and upto 100% savings on fuel costs.

REDBUS: was founded in to 2006 and it became part of Ibibo Group in 2013 via a 100 percent acquisition. is India’s Number One online bus ticketing platform both on mobile as well as desktop. The business owns three products – redBus , BOGDS, Seat Seller serving the fragmented bus industry in India. redBus is consumer facing travel brand enabling customers to buy tickets on internet, on mobile. BOGDS is a cloud solution built for bus operators. Thousands of bus operators in India use this platform. SeatSeller is GDS for bus inventory distribution. Over 10,000 retail agents and 100+ corporates including the OTAs use SeatSeller to sell bus tickets to their customers.

redBus been has been awarded the ‘mBillionth South Asia’ award and the ‘Global Mobile Innovation in Travel Award’ by Eyefortravel in March, 2014. It also won the Business Standard Annual Award for ‘The Most Innovative Company of 2013’ earlier this year.