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Experience the best parties in Mumbai with Ola Rentals.

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Different regions in India have a unique way of celebrating the festival of colours. Mumbai stands out with its own rituals and has something to offer to every whim of ours this year. From camping events in the wilderness to fancy pool parties, Holi in Mumbai is definitely going to be interesting this year.

Ola, in association with LBB present 7 best Holi parties that you can explore with Ola Rentals.

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To make things even better, we’re giving 30% off upto Rs. 250 to new Ola Rentals users with code RENTAL250. So what are you waiting for?

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Terms & Conditions:

  • Offer valid only in Mumbai
  • Code RENTAL250 has to be applied to get 30% off upto Rs. 250
  • Offer valid till 20th March 2018
  • Offer valid only for new users
  • Ola reserves the right to modHoli ify/withdraw the activity at its own discretion

Exclusive offer for students. Know more!

Benefits of riding an Ola doesn’t just stop with your rides, it extends beyond it. That is precisely why we tied up with Genext Students to give exclusive discounts for home tutoring requirements.

Genext Students is India’s 1st AI-powered home tutoring ecosystem enables parents & tutors to discover & connect with each other for a better learning.

Click here to post your requirements & avail the offer. To know more about Genext Students, click here.

So make the most of this offer now!

Terms and conditions:

  • No minimum transaction required
  • Applicable only once per user
  • Offer valid across all boards and subjects from K-12
  • Offer valid on successful completion of one month’s tuition service
  • Genext Students reserves the right to withdraw and/or alter any terms & conditions of this offer without prior notice
  • In the event of any dispute, the decision of Genext Students is final. Customer care no in case of queries: +91 -8080-544-000

Pay for your Ola rides with credit card, debit card or UPI!


Did you know that you could pay for your Ola rides via debit/credit cards or UPI? Yes, that’s right!

This enhances your overall ride experience as now you can pay for your rides and track your spends, all at one place. You also won’t have to think about carrying cash, worry about spare change or maintain a minimum wallet balance. Just add your card/UPI handle on Ola app and you’re good to go!

Here’s how you can take a credit/debit card/UPI ride on the Ola app:

Terms and conditions:

  • Feature valid for selected users only


1 or 2, we’ve got the right Rentals packages for you.

While we bet you might know what Ola Rentals is, you might be confused as to when to use it. Ola Rentals lets you book cabs for as less as 1 or 2 hours so that you can get all your tasks done by booking just one cab. That means no multiple bookings and no need of waiting! Thus making it convenient.

So next time you have to make a series of quick stopovers or run errands  on your way to office, make it convenient and book the 1 or 2 hour Rentals package and do it all. 

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Complement your business meetings with Ola Rentals.

Whether it’s an important business pitch presentation, a day packed with back to back meetings or the day to seal the deal, Ola Rentals is all set to be your ride partner.

Simply book an Ola Rentals ride for the package of your choice; from 1 hour, 4 hours or up to 12 hours and travel without the hassles of driving, finding parking or booking a different ride after each stop.

Terms & Conditions:

  • Prices and packages mentioned applicable for Mumbai city only. Please check app for exact details before booking
  • Prices are subject to change without prior notice
  • Ola reserves the right to modify/withdraw this activity at its sole discretion

Pondicherry, Tirupati or Vellore, Ola Outstation is Chennai’s favourite.

Be it exploring new places or travelling across cities for work, Chennai has proved its love for Ola Outstation. Whether you need one of our plentiful Minis, our best-in-class Prime Sedans, or a Prime SUV to fit everyone, we have you covered.

Here’s is a list of the Top 3 Ola Outstation routes.  

Routes Prices (Rs. start from)
Chennai to Pondicherry Rs. 2199
Chennai to Vellore Rs. 2150
Chennai to Tirupati Rs. 2050

Add to your convenience with the below features;

  • Advance Booking: Get a ride within 1 hour of booking or book up to 7 days in advance
  • Roadside assistance:  If your cab breaks down you’ll get a substitute ride.
  • Safe Journey: SOS button is just a tap away & your friends or family can track your ride

So stop thinking and start riding.

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Terms and conditions:

  • Mentioned above are one-way rates for Mini Category
  • Prices are subject to change. Please check the exact price in-app before booking.
  • GST extra. Toll, parking, and permit charges to be paid separately by the customer.

Travel to the Mahamasthaka Abhisheka Mahotsav in an Ola Outstation

Looking for the perfect ride for the Mahamasthaka Abhisheka Mahotsav? Ola Outstation is your answer.

Gear up to witness the Mahamasthakabhisheka of Lord Bahubali which is held once in 12-years. The Mahotsav will be held at Shravanabelagola from 7th-26th February. We also have a special offer for your spiritual journey.

First ride offer Get Rs. 300 off on your first ride. Use code MAHA300
Repeat ride offer Get Rs. 150 off on your ride. Use code MAHA150

Start planning right away.

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Terms and conditions:

  • Offer valid only in Bengaluru, Mysore, and Chennai
  • Offer valid till 26th February 2018

Experience snowfall in the city! Read to know more!

Winters have come and gone without us noticing it. The temperature is on the rise and humidity is making us sweat. But the good news is you can still experience snowfall, right here in the city.

You can win free tickets to the Snow Kingdom with Ola.

As an added bonus, every single Ola Rentals ride taken using code SNOW shall be counted as 2 rides. So the more you ride the more are your chances of winning.

To know more about Snow Kingdom visit

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Terms and conditions:

  • SNOW is a zero discount code, valid in Mumbai till 18th Feb 2018
  • Offer code applicable on Micro,Mini, Prime and Rentals bookings
  • Winners will be contacted via email
  • Each winner will be provided 4 tickets
  • Tickets valid till 15th April 2018
  • Tickets will be couriered to the winners’ address
  • Winners need to show the tickets at Snow Kingdom to avail free entry
  • Snow Kingdom is located on the second floor of R City Mall, Ghatkopar
  • Ola’s decision with respect to the winners would be final and binding
  • Winners would be contacted by Ola via email
  • Ola reserves the right to withdraw/modify the offer at its discretion
  • Snow Kingdom rules and regulations apply

Make weekends interesting by heading to these places. Know more.

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Are you the kind of person who likes fun and adventurous weekends? Then we have something for you. We, along with the good folks at NatGeo Traveller India have curated a list of places that every Mumbaikar should visit.

Here it goes.

Kamshet, Maharashtra: Soar like a griffon

Saputara, Gujarat: Lakeside picnics and honey harvesting

Nashik, Maharashtra: Wine tastings and boozy brunches

Bhimashankar Wildlife Reserve, Maharashtra: Sacred groves and giant squirrels

Now that you have a fair idea to plan a trip, pick one and get going in an Ola Outstation.

Here is an offer to make your ride even sweeter.

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Terms and conditions:

  • Code TRAVEL250  valid on first Outstation ride only
  • Offer valid till 28th February 2018
  • Ola reserves the right to withdraw/modify offer at its own discretion

Register for free for the Red Marathon in Balewadi

It’s time to pull up your socks and start running! Literally. Because HK Events will be hosting the Red Marathon at Balewadi Stadium, Pune on 18th February.
So run the 3 km, 5 km, 10 km or 21 km in the presence of none other than the Flying Sikh, Milkha Singh. What’s more? You stand a chance to win free registration on your Ola rides.

So go on!

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Terms and Conditions:

  • Offer valid only in Pune
  • Winners to receive communication by 16th Feb, 2018