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Flipkart launches bus booking on its app


Flipkart has introduced bus booking services on its app, expanding its offerings to cater to the evolving needs of travelers. Through partnerships with various state transport corporations and private aggregators, Flipkart now provides access to over 1 million bus connections covering 25,000+ routes across the country, complementing its existing flight and hotel booking services.

This strategic move aligns with Flipkart’s goal of offering comprehensive solutions to meet diverse customer demands in the travel segment. Leveraging its extensive customer base and understanding of consumer preferences, Flipkart aims to revolutionise the travel landscape by providing affordable and convenient options for bus travel. The inclusion of SuperCoins redemption for bus bookings adds further value for both new and existing customers.

Key features of Flipkart’s bus booking service include attractive deals, transparent pricing with no convenience fees or hidden charges, SuperCoins redemption worth up to INR 50, and round-the-clock customer support. To celebrate the launch, customers can enjoy a flat 15% discount along with an additional 5% discount on SuperCoins for every bus booking made until April 15, 2024.

Ajay Veer Yadav, Senior Vice President, Flipkart, expressed enthusiasm about the new offering, emphasising its significance in Flipkart’s journey to become the go-to destination for all consumer needs, including travel. With a strong presence in tier-2 and tier-3 markets, Flipkart aims to provide customers with seamless and reliable inter-city travel solutions. Yadav reaffirmed Flipkart’s commitment to enhancing customer experiences and simplifying travel arrangements in the future.

Since the launch of Flipkart Flights and Hotels in 2019, the platform has witnessed steady growth, reflecting the positive outlook for the travel industry. Moving forward, Flipkart remains dedicated to delivering value-driven solutions to consumers, reaffirming its position as a trusted partner for all travel-related needs.

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