Online travel and activities platform Cleartrip, has partnered with Uber, to integrate Uber’s API to make contextual local activity suggestions based on rider movement on the Cleartrip App.
Besides, this development will also offer seamless Uber ride requests on the Cleartrip platform. “We are excited to enable a new channel for our Cleartrip Local product suite through this partnership with Uber. We are sure this will increase the discoverability of our Local product. At Cleartrip, we have always innovated on customer experience and this will further the cause by taking the local activity right to the users when they most likely need one” said Subramanya Sharma, Chief Marketing Officer, Cleartrip.
Cleartrip users will now be able to request for an Uber ride upon booking their flight(s) or Local experience from the Cleartrip app itself. Uber is available in 29 cities across India. This Uber API experience will also be offered to the customers of Cleartrip Local. Whether it’s a trip to the airport, the journey home from work or a weekend spent exploring far-flung corners of the city, people know they can press a button and get a ride.
Uber said in a statement, “Anyone booking airline tickets, and local activities on Cleartrip will now also be able to book a ride in the Cleartrip app, without leaving the site or switching apps. It’s one less thing to worry about as you get ready to hit the road.”
Currently, Cleartrip Local has more than 15,000 activities in over 200 categories in 50+ cities.