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Great news! Now enjoy Wifi in Ola Auto!

Auto rides have just become fancier. Now enjoy Wifi even in an Ola Auto. Chat, upload pictures, update statuses and do a lot more while you go on an Ola Auto ride. So ride an Ola Auto at Rs. 29 for 4 km for your first 5 rides (No code required).

Other benefits Of Ola Auto include; doorstep pickup, paying by meter,  and cashless payments with Ola money


Terms and conditions:

  • Wifi service available only on select Auto rides


One-way trips now easier with Ola Outstation

The next time you’re heading from Kolkata to Jamshedpur, Bakkhali, Kalyani, Shantiniketan or  Berhampore, make sure you ride with Ola Outstation. Because we’ve introduced one way services between these cities, making your travel even more affordable. Whether you need one of our plentiful Minis, our best-in-class Prime Sedans, or  a Prime SUV, Ola has you covered

Here’s what your fares will look like for one way travel from Kolkata to any of these locations :




 Category  Base  Fare  Base  km  Base   Hour
 Jamshedpur Mini 4500 280 8
Prime 5000 280 8
SUV 6000 280 8
 Bakkhali Mini 2500 130 6
Prime 2700 130 6
SUV 3100 130 6
 Kalyani Mini 1000 70 3
Prime 1300 70 3
SUV 1600 70 3
 Shantiniketan Mini 2200 200 6
Prime 2400 200 6
SUV 2800 200 6
 Behrampore Mini 2500 250 7
Prime 2700 250 7
SUV 3100 250



Terms and conditions:

  • Your trip will be converted and billed as a round trip if you return back to origin city.
  • The trip will end at destination city entered by you during booking.
  • The bill will be calculated using the total distance travelled by the cab to reach your destination in drop city.
  • Cancellation fees are applicable if you cancel your trip.
  • Day allowance of Rs. 250 is applicable for your ride.
  • Your bill does not include tolls, taxes and parking.
  • One way toll will be charged which needs to be paid to the driver.

Ola Partners With Rajasthan Digifest

As every part of our country is seeing a dream called Digital India, we promise to drive with them towards that dream. Today we are honoured to be associated with the Rajasthan DigiFest 2017, an initiative by Government of Rajasthan, as the travel partner.

The one of a kind event gives an opportunity for the growing startup culture to seek support from the Government. The event will have emerging entrepreneurs, startup wizards, angel investors, venture capitalists, world class incubators and other industry experts. In addition, the Government of Rajasthan will reveal its plan for startup promotion.

The two day event will be held on 17th – 18th August at UIT Auditorium, Kota. And as travel partners, we are giving away discounted rides for you to go to the event. Get 25% off up to Rs. 75 on your rides.


Book Now


Terms and conditions:

  • Valid only in Kota on 17th and 18th Aug, 2017.
  • Valid on Micro, Mini and Prime
  • 25% off upto Rs. 75


Introducing the all new Prime Play in Chennai!

Chennai! After rave reviews in Delhi, Mumbai, Hyderabad & Bengaluru, we are delighted to launch Ola Play in Chennai. Ola Play is revolutionizing the way one travels and how!

What is Ola Play?

Ola Play is the world’s most advanced connected car platform. It brings advanced car controls, choice of personalized content, and a fully connected interactive experience to the user.

What can you do on Ola Play?

How do I experience Ola Play?

Go to your Ola app and simply book an Ola Prime Play today. You can even get a glimpse of the Ola Play experience here.

Learn more about Ola Play


Ride Ola Bike at just Rs.15, starting this Independence Day!

This Independence Day, say Ola to affordability. Ride across town on an Ola Bike at just Rs. 15 for up to 8 km. It will help you zip through traffic and even drop you till the last point.

With driver details, SOS, live tracking and an option to pay with Ola Money, it gives you the same experience as an Ola cab. Additionally, we will also provide clean helmets for your safety.

Book Now

Terms and conditions:

  • Base fare of Rs.15 is for the first 8 Km.
  • Post that each the price will be Rs. 5 

This Independence Day, enjoy exclusive offers from Ola!

In celebration of India’s 70th year of Independence, we at Ola have sourced some great offers and exclusive deals to commemorate this day of freedom across your city.












So get out there to have fun and enjoy the exclusive deals we have in store for you.




Ola - Terms & conditions:

  • Ola invoices of the same day have to be displayed to avail the offer
  • Partners reserve the right to grant admission
  • Offers valid till 31st of August

Partner - Terms & conditions:



  • Offer valid till 31st August
  • Valid on showing your OLA receipt in month of August

Brown Sugar

  • Offer valid till 31st August


  • Offer valid till 31st August
  • Voucher valid on minimum purchase of Rs. 1000

Oven the Bakery

  • Offer valid till 31st August
  • Valid giveaway on first 150 OLA bookings on 15th August


  • Offer valid till 31st August
  • Free pastry valid on a minimum purchase of Rs. 500

Hitbhuk Mitbhuk

  • Offer valid till 31st August
  • Free drink valid on a minimum purchase of Rs. 1500


  • Offer valid till 31st August
  • Free pint valid on a minimum purchase of Rs. 3000

Global desi

  • Offer valid till 31st August
  • Valid only for first 100 customers


  • Offer valid till 31st August
  • Valid only for first 100 customers

Van Huesen

  • Offer valid till 31st August
  • Valid only for first 100 customers


Shooters Café

  • Offer valid till 31st August
  • Complimentary shots on minimum billing amount of Rs.300

Shweta Creations

  • Offer valid till 31st August


  • Offer valid till 31st August
  • 5% off is an additional off on 60%

Bake N Bakers

  • Offer valid till 31st August




  • Offer valid till 31st August
  • Valid from monday to friday only
  • Valid on a la carte menu

Blue Heaven Unisex Salon

  • Offer valid till 31st August
  • Valid on minimum billing amount of Rs.300


  • Offer valid till 31st August
  • Discounts on room valid on current rack rate

Moonwell Spa

  • Offer valid till 31st August
  • Valid only on Spa services
  • Offer applicable for 1 person only


Pappa Mexicano

  • Offer valid till 31st August
  • Valid on a minimum billing amount of Rs. 300

Avani Fast Food

  • Offer valid till 31st August
  • Valid on a minimum billing of Rs. 500

India Tea House

  • Offer valid till 31st August
  • Valid on a minimum billing of Rs. 500


  • Offer valid till 31st August
  • 10% off valid on minimum billing amount of Rs.2000
  • 20% off valid on a minimum billing amount of Rs. 5000


  • Offer valid till 31st August
  • 50% Off valid on select merchandise only
  • 10% off valid on new merchandise

Rolls mania

  • Offer valid till 31st August
  • Valid only upto Rs.100
  • Offer valid only on rolls and not on daily bite rolls and cold drinks
  • Offer only redeemable once

Killer Jeans

  • Offer valid till 31st August


  • Offer valid till 31st August
  • 10% Off is additional discount over 50% to OLA riders

Fashion factory

  • Offer valid till 31st August
  • 10% Off is additional discount over 30% to OLA riders

Gold Gym

  • Offer valid till 31st August


Orbis Hotel

  • Offer valid till 31st August
  • 2 offers cannot be clubbed


  • Offer valid till 31st August


  • Offer valid till 31st August

Did you know you can ride your Ola on credit? #KnowPaymentsOnOla

Yes, we mean it. You can actually ride an Ola and pay later for the same. We call this  wonderful facility the Ola Credit.

A feature where you can take multiple rides without paying. You‘ll only have to pay at the end of the credit cycle or if you max out your limit. And all this at no extra cost or interest! Yes, wow!

Eager to know how it works?

Ola Credit is a premium offering extended only to Ola’s loyal users. And since you are one of them, we are happy to help you activate the same.


Mahabachat comes a day early for Ola customers

How often have you shopped in peace at a Freedom Sale? Never?  it‘s always crowded, you need to stand in long queues and you run out of patience. We feel you! But this time, you will be lucky. Because Big Bazaar and we bring an exclusive opportunity for you.

While for the rest of the world the sale starts at 12th August, for you it starts on the 11th August. That means you don’t need to stand in long queues and you can shop in peace.

How does it work? You just need to show this communication from Ola when you
go to Big Bazaar on 11th August, 2017.

That’s not all, after all the shopping get Rs. 50 off on a comfortable Ola ride home from Big Bazaar. Use code BIGBAZAAR. Now that’s called icing on the cake!


Terms and conditions:

Big Bazaar offer

  • Offer valid in Guwahati, Bhubaneswar, Cuttack, Patna, Ranchi, Raipur, Bilaspur, Jamshedpur, Asansol, Rourkela, Durgapur, Dhanbad, Bokaro, and Nagpur

Rs. 50 off on Ola Ride offer

  • Offer Validity – 11th to 16th August, 2017
  • Offer valid only on 2 Mini rides which are taken to & from BB
  • Offer valid in Guwahati, Bhubaneswar, Cuttack, Patna, Ranchi, Raipur, Bilaspur, Jamshedpur, Asansol, Rourkela, Durgapur, Dhanbad, Bokaro and Nagpur
  • Ola reserves the right to withdraw/modify the offers at its own discretion

Presenting Ola Share Express – Greater savings on fixed routes & no deviations!

Presenting Ola Share Express – Greater savings on fixed routes & no deviations!

With Share Express you get to travel faster without deviations, there’s no peak pricing and also greater savings for you. This means you experience quicker Share rides on the most popular routes across your city, without going out of the way to pick-up co-passengers.

But we wanted to make things even better. We have a special introductory deal to get you started. With Share Express, now travel for FREE* on popular routes in your city.

Click on the Share Icon on your Ola app to discover the Express option


Here’s how you can book an Express ride:

Your boarding and drop points would be on the fixed Express route but within walking distance. A short walk can mean big savings for you!

Wondering which are the routes that operate from your location? Click on the ‘Routes Nearby’ icon on the booking screen to explore.

Terms and conditions

  1. Offer valid only in Chandigarh, Jaipur, Ahmedabad, Ludhiana, Bhopal, Guwahati and Nagpur
  2. Free rides valid for 3 Express rides till 26th July
  3. Regular two-seat pricing will apply
  4. Share Express is valid on popular routes in the city
  5. Ola reserves the right to withdraw or modify the offer at its discretion

Celebrate Independence Day Long Weekend with Ola Outstation

We have all been waiting for this. Planning our much-awaited trips, creating WhatsApp groups, calling up our friends, all the while looking forward to the big weekend! Yes, the big independence Weekend! So now, that the time is almost on us, what are you gonna do?

Here’s an idea! Take this time to travel and explore the beauty of our country. Take this time to go on a beautiful adventure.

Ola Outstation is present in 75+ cities making it one of the largest cab services to take you across towns! So, this Independence Weekend, don’t wait, get out and see your country like you have never before!

Let's make it happen!

Terms and conditions:

Ola Outstation
  • Offer valid on first Ola Outstation ride only
  • Offer valid till 31st August, 2017
  • Offer valid once per user
  • Ola reserves the right to modify/withdraw the activity at its own discretion
  • This offer is valid only on the online confirmed domestic hotel bookings made through Yatra.
  • The code can be used once per product(dom hotels/ homestays) during the offer period.
  • The code will be valid until Sep 30, 2017.
  • On Mobile app, the offer is valid on Android and iOS based devices only.
  • Discounts provided under the offer cannot be clubbed with any other offer or discount extended by Yatra as part of any other arrangement.
  • All government levies like sales tax, TDS, any local tax, octroi etc., shall be payable by the customer as applicable at the time the respective discounts were offered.
  • In the case of refund, the discounted amount will be deducted from the total refund due.
  • reserves the right to add, alter, modify all or any of these terms and conditions, or replace wholly or in part, this offer by any other offer, whether similar to this offer or not, or to withdraw it altogether, without prior notice.
  • All purchases made under the program shall be subject to applicable cancellation/date change rules. In the case of a cancellation, Yatra shall reverse the discount and shall not provide an additional discount to the customer.
  • All Offers are subject to availability.
  • The decision of in all matters connected with or incidental to this offer shall be final and binding.
  • All purchases made by the customer at shall be governed by the standard Terms and Conditions (subject to changes) of Yatra, which includes without limitation User Agreement, Privacy Policy or any other product/service related terms and conditions appearing on Yatra’s website
  • All disputes arising out of or in connection with this offer shall be subject to the exclusive jurisdiction of the court in Gurgaon.
Club Mahindra
  • To avail this offer you need to present your Ola Outstation CRN/Invoice while booking your stay
  • This complimentary holiday is valid in the following resort locations of Mahindra Holidays & Resorts India Limited (Club Mahindra) :: Allepey, Acacia Palms (Goa),Baiguney, Binsar-Valley, Binsar-Villa, Cherai, Madikeri, Corbett, Derby Green Ooty ,Danish Villa ooty,Dharamshala, Gangtok, Gir, Goa-Emerald Palms, Hatgad, Jaisalmar, Kanatal, Kandhaghat, Kanha, Kumbhalgarh, Le Poshe-Kodaikanal, Manali, Mashobra(Shimla), Munnar, Mount Serene Munnar, Mussoorie, Naukuchiatal, Pondicherry, Poovar, Thekkady, Udaipur, Virajpet, White Meadows Manali & Yercaud
  • Club Mahindra Holidays reserves its right to add to or remove any Resort/s from the above list at its sole discretion without any advance intimation/notification. An updated List shall be displayed at the holiday voucher redemption page ( The enumeration of any Resort in the above list does not guarantee a booking against requisition.
  • This complimentary holiday can be availed only in the following periods 5th January to 11th April, 12th April to 31st May**, 1st June to 26th September, 4th October to 17th October & 8th November to 19th December.
  • Reservations for Club Mahindra Resorts are open only 4 months in advance and availability can be checked online using the redemption code. All the bookings are on first – come- first – serve basis and subject to availability.
  • Availability of Resort & Apartment is subject to change from time to time and can be confirmed basis real-time online availability as and when you login for the purposes of the seeking Booking
  • Accommodation will be provided free of cost basis apartment category reserved only to the number of individual as permissible and provided for in the given apartment category no further accompanying guests shall be allowed. All other costs, including but not limited to cost of travel, meals, taxes (including luxury tax where applicable) and cost of using various services and facilities at the above mentioned resorts, will have to be borne by the bearer of the Holiday Voucher
  • The Booking should be confirmed within the validity period
  • Club Mahindra shall provide alternate accommodation, if for some reason, it is unable to provide holiday after issuance of confirmation voucher in the allotted resort
  • An Electronic Confirmation Voucher (e-CV) would be sent to your email address registered with us within an hour from the time of booking
  • To honour your reservation, Please carry the Confirmation Voucher with a valid government photo identity proof at the time of check-in at the resort