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Get 20% discount at The Yellow Straw with Ola Privileges

At Ola, we believe that life is a journey that should be cherished at every turn: what better way to do so, than with juices & shakes to beat the summer heat.

That’s exactly why this week we’re bringing you an exclusive offer that’ll bring joy to your taste buds like never before.

Didn’t we tell you that riding with Ola will only keep on getting more rewarding?

Terms & Conditions:

  • OLA customers get 20% discount when they flash the app/blog at the store
  • Offer valid only at the certain stores – Sector 5, Below RDB Boulevard & 4 R.N Mukherjee Road. Near Lal Bazar
  • Offer valid only at the stores mentioned above. This offer is not valid for deliveries. Physical presence of app/blog holder is a must at the store
  • No other offer/combo can be clubbed with this offer
  • Offer valid from 29th May – 31st May
  • Ola reserves a right to modify/withdraw this activity at its sole discretion

Win movie tickets to Sachin A Billion Dreams with Ola Privileges

 

The crowd goes mad when he enters the stadium; imagine how’d it be when he enters the theaters. Sachin A Billion Dreams – the summer’s biggest blockbuster is about to release and we’re ecstatic to bring you some delightful news.

We’re giving away complimentary PVR & INOX vouchers to watch the master blaster on the big screen this Friday.

Here’s what you can do to win the movie tickets:

  • Open the Ola App (Thursday, 25th May from 1PM to 3PM)
  • Click on the PRIVILEGES icon
  • If your booking is confirmed, an Ola will come over to your doorstep with couple passes of PVR worth 300/- each, at your doorstep
  • For Kolkata, INOX vouchers will be delivered at your doorstep
  • The PVR vouchers are valid for a period of 30 days

Terms & Conditions:

  • Offer valid only in Delhi, Mumbai, Pune, Kolkata, Bangalore and Hyderabad
  • Requests for the free passes will be very high, please try more than once for higher chances of success
  • Ola reserves the right to modify/withdraw the activity at its own discretion

Terms & Conditions for Bangalore Offers: 22nd May to 28th May, 2017

Offer: Take 3 get 2 – Flat Rs 50 off

  • Validity: 22nd May to 28th May, 2017
  • Voucher will be available in the ‘Offers & Free Rides’ section of your app in 48 hours
  • Voucher valid on Mini/Prime for 5 days from voucher generation
  • Offer valid only for users receiving communication from Ola
  • Ola reserves the right to withdraw/modify the offers at its own discretion

Offer: Take 4 get 2 – Flat Rs 50 off

  • Validity: 22nd May to 28th May, 2017
  • Voucher will be available in the ‘Offers & Free Rides’ section of your app in 48 hours
  • Voucher valid on Mini/Prime for 5 days from voucher generation
  • Offer valid only for users receiving communication from Ola
  • Ola reserves the right to withdraw/modify the offers at its own discretion

Offer: Take 5 get 2 – Flat Rs 50 off

  • Validity: 22nd May to 28th May, 2017
  • Voucher will be available in the ‘Offers & Free Rides’ section of your app in 48 hours
  • Voucher valid on Mini/Prime for 5 days from voucher generation
  • Offer valid only for users receiving communication from Ola
  • Ola reserves the right to withdraw/modify the offers at its own discretion

Offer: Take 6 get 3 – Flat Rs 50 off

  • Validity: 22nd May to 28th May, 2017
  • Voucher will be available in the ‘Offers & Free Rides’ section of your app in 48 hours
  • Voucher valid on Mini/Prime for 5 days from voucher generation
  • Offer valid only for users receiving communication from Ola
  • Ola reserves the right to withdraw/modify the offers at its own discretion

Offer: Take 3 get 1 + Take 3 get 1 – Flat Rs 50 off

  • Validity: 22nd May to 28th May, 2017
  • Voucher will be available in the ‘Offers & Free Rides’ section of your app in 48 hours
  • Voucher valid on Mini/Prime for 3 days from voucher generation
  • Offer valid only for users receiving communication from Ola
  • Ola reserves the right to withdraw/modify the offers at its own discretion

Offer: Take 7 get 3  – Flat Rs 50 off

  • Validity: 22nd May to 28th May, 2017
  • Voucher will be available in the ‘Offers & Free Rides’ section of your app in 48 hours
  • Voucher valid on Mini/Prime for 5 days from voucher generation
  • Offer valid only for users receiving communication from Ola
  • Ola reserves the right to withdraw/modify the offers at its own discretion

Offer: Take 2 get 1  – Flat Rs 50 off

  • Validity: 22nd May to 28th May, 2017
  • Voucher will be available in the ‘Offers & Free Rides’ section of your app in 48 hours
  • Voucher valid on Mini/Prime for 5 days from voucher generation
  • Offer valid only for users receiving communication from Ola
  • Ola reserves the right to withdraw/modify the offers at its own discretion

Offer: Take 1 get 1  – Flat Rs 50 off

  • Validity: 22nd May to 28th May, 2017
  • Voucher will be available in the ‘Offers & Free Rides’ section of your app in 48 hours
  • Voucher valid on Mini/Prime for 5 days from voucher generation
  • Offer valid only for users receiving communication from Ola
  • Ola reserves the right to withdraw/modify the offers at its own discretion

Offer: Take 2 get 1  – Flat Rs 50 off

  • Validity: 22nd May to 28th May, 2017
  • Voucher will be available in the ‘Offers & Free Rides’ section of your app in 48 hours
  • Voucher valid on Mini/Prime for 5 days from voucher generation
  • Offer valid only for users receiving communication from Ola
  • Ola reserves the right to withdraw/modify the offers at its own discretion

Offer: Take 1 get 1  – Flat Rs 50 off

  • Validity: 22nd May to 28th May, 2017
  • Voucher will be available in the ‘Offers & Free Rides’ section of your app in 48 hours
  • Voucher valid on Mini/Prime for 5 days from voucher generation
  • Offer valid only for users receiving communication from Ola
  • Ola reserves the right to withdraw/modify the offers at its own discretion

Rs. 50 cashback on 1 ride

  • Validity: 22nd May to 28th May, 2017
  • Cashback shall be credited to the ‘Offers & Free Rides’ section of the app in 48 hours
  • Cashback valid on Mini/Prime for 5 days
  • Offer valid only for users receiving communication from Ola
  • Ola reserves the right to withdraw/modify the offers at its own discretion

Rs. 50 cashback on 1 ride

  • Validity: 22nd May to 28th May, 2017
  • Cashback shall be credited to the ‘Offers & Free Rides’ section of the app  in 48 hours
  • Cashback valid on Mini/Prime for 5 days
  • Offer valid only for users receiving communication from Ola
  • Ola reserves the right to withdraw/modify the offers at its own discretion

Rs. 50 cashback on 1 ride

  • Validity: 22nd May to 28th May, 2017
  • Cashback shall be credited to the ‘Offers & Free Rides’ section of the app  in 48 hours
  • Cashback valid on Mini/Prime for 5 days
  • Offer valid only for users receiving communication from Ola
  • Ola reserves the right to withdraw/modify the offers at its own discretion

Ola introduces discounts for Senior Citizens

We believe that age should be rewarded and this is why we’re inviting you, and anyone else you think could benefit from this service to signup for our Senior Citizens program. Register here and every registered Senior Citizen gets a 50% discount on 10 Ola rides each month.

So whether you’re visiting friends and family, or just going to a nearby place of worship, sign up and enjoy complete freedom of mobility without depending on anyone. Get your friends and family on board as well! Spread the word and verified seniors will also get the same 50% discount!

Terms & Conditions:

  • The last date to fill the form is 22nd May 2017
  • Offer valid only in Mumbai
  • Only validated information will be rewarded with Senior Citizen privileges.
  • All given information will be thoroughly investigated.
  • Only validated information will be rewarded with Senior Citizen privileges.
  • Discount Applicable on Mini & Prime
  • Maximum discount is Rs. 50
  • Confirmation of your account will be communicated in 7 days
  • Valid only for first 1000 users

How to make an Offline Booking on the Ola App!

Did you know that even without a working internet connection, you could book a cab via the Ola app. Yes, you heard that right!

To add convenience to your Ola experience, we’ve developed a fascinating new technology that will enable you to book a cab even without any internet. With just a few text messages, an Ola with arrive at your location.

Ïf you already have Ola Money the payment will be adjusted.

 

Here’s how you can make an Offline Booking using the Ola App:

Ola Shuttle Day – Chennai!

Commuting in Chennai is about to get a whole lot easier!

After successfully launching Ola Shuttle in Kolkata, Bangalore, Mumbai and Delhi,  we’re ecstatic to announce that we’re bringing the Shuttle experience to Chennai for a day! Here’s your chance to experience the benefits of Ola Shuttle and get a taste of what might be in store for you in the coming months.

Commute with Ola Shuttle and enjoy traveling in an air-conditioned bus with ease. With only a few clicks, you’ll get a confirmed seat on a vehicle that you can track till it reaches you. Once you get onboard, all you have to do is sit back, relax and enjoy your commute.

Do keep in mind that currently, Ola Money is the only payment method being accepted for Ola Shuttle rides.

Here’s how you can book a Shuttle: 

Newly launched Shuttle routes in Chennai:

Routes Via Timings
Velacherry – Annanagar Guindy, Vadapalani, Koyembedu 8 am to 8 pm
Annanagar – Velacherry Guindy, Vadapalani, Koyembedu 8 am to 8 pm
Parrys – Koyembedu Aminjikarai, Arumbakkam 8 am to 8 pm
Koyembedu – Parrys Aminjikarai, Arumbakkam 8 am to 8 pm
PORR & SONS – Saidapet DMS, Nandanam 8 am to 8 pm
Saidapet – PORR & SONS DMS, Nandanam 8 am to 8 pm
Porur – CMBT DLF, Ashok Pillar, Vadapalani 8 am to 8 pm
CMBT – Porur DLF, Ashok Pillar, Vadapalani 8 am to 8 pm
Chetpet-Santhome Nungambakkam, Gopalapuram, RK Salai 8 am to 8 pm
Santhome – Chetpet Nungambakkam, Gopalapuram, RK Salai 8 am to 8 pm
Tambaram – Koyembedu Pallavaram, Guindy, Vadapalani 8 am to 8 pm
Koyembedu – Tambaram Pallavaram, Guindy, Vadapalani 8 am to 8 pm
MGR Janaki – Siruseri Madhya Kailash, Thoraipakkam, Sholinganallur 8 am to 8 pm
Siruseri – MGR Janaki Madhya Kailash, Thoraipakkam, Sholinganallur 8 am to 8 pm
Tambaram – Siruseri Sholinganallur, Medavakkam, Camp Road 8 am to 8 pm
Siruseri – Tambaram Sholinganallur, Medavakkam, Camp Road 8 am to 8 pm
T Nagar – Velacherry- ELCOT Guindy, Saidapet 8 am to 8 pm
ELCOT – Velacherry – T Nagar Guindy, Saidapet 8 am to 8 pm
Annanagar – DLF Ramapuram, Valasaravakkam, Koyembedu 8 am to 8 pm
DLF – Annanagar Ramapuram, Valasaravakkam, Koyembedu 8 am to 8 pm

Hurry up. Try a Shuttle today!

Terms & Conditions:

  • Ola Shuttle category is only live in Chennai for 1 day (15th May, 2017)
  • Extra kilometers beyond the base fare will be charged at Rs. 3/km

T&C of partner offers for Ola Outstation’s first year anniversary!

JABONG

Offer: Rs. 500 off on min purchase of Rs. 2000

T&C’s

  • The customer will need to make the transaction on Jabong.com page or Jabong App and enter the Promo Code before checkout to get upto Rs. 500 off on shopping.
  • Maximum discount is 35% on MRP on discounted products and 25% on non-discounted products on minimum purchase of Rs 2000.
  • Maximum discount is capped at Rs. 500
  • Offer is valid until 17th June 2017
  • Offer is not applicable on gold coins, precious Jewellery, Innerwear, Beauty Products, Tommy Hilfiger, Casio,  Gini & Jony and Jockey.
  • Multiple coupons cannot be clubbed in a single order.
  • In case of cancellations, (in part or full) the total discount availed for the said transaction will be deducted from the refund amount.
  • All orders would be subject to availability at the time of purchase and will be governed by the standard terms and conditions on Jabong.com
  • The Offer is non-transferable, non-negotiable and non-cashable.
  • Jabong reserves the right to modify or change any of the terms and conditions applicable to this program/offer at any time without any prior notice.
  • All standard Terms and Conditions (as amended from time to time) mentioned on Jabong website/App would apply. In case of third party services/products, customer’s sole recourse against the third party services/products being provided by third party suppliers shall be with the concerned suppliers only, and shall be subject to said suppliers’ own terms and conditions.
  • The decision of Jabong in all matters in connection with or incidental to this offer would be final and binding.
  • Please log on to https://www.jabong.com/customer/self-help- desk/ to reach out to Jabong for any product/ offer related query.

 

GOIBIBO

Offers:

  • Domestic Flight: Rs.600 instant discount on minimum transaction of value Rs.6000
  • Domestic Hotel: Rs.2000 gift voucher applicable on minimum booking of Rs.3000

T&C’s

  • Offer will be valid only on Goibibo Website and App
  • Customer can use only one voucher in single transaction
  • Offers cannot be clubbed with any other offers running on Goibibo app
  • Customer cannot club goCash with this offer
  • Customer can redeem their goCash+ wallet currency in this transaction, upto Rs. 500
  • Offer Valid till 30th June 2017
  • This offer is valid only on the first eligible transaction per customer during the offer period.
  • The customer must enter the promo code in the Deal Code field for respective product category on the Goibibo website, mobile and/or app.
  • The Customer cannot club any other offers along with this offer on the same booking ID. Offer cannot be transferred/ assigned to any other person or Customer.
  • Products and services are subject to availability.
  • In the event of rescheduling, the Customer shall bear the fare difference (regardless of whether the component is in the base fare or in tax + surcharge) and other applicable rescheduling fees.
  • The T&Cs of this Offer shall be governed by the laws of India. Disputes, if any, shall be subject to the exclusive jurisdiction of the competent courts/tribunals in New Delhi only. 
  • The Customers agree to be bound by the terms & conditions contained herein. Without a Customer being required to do any further act, he/she shall be deemed to have read, understood and unconditionally accepted the terms & conditions herein.

CLUB MAHINDRA

Offer: Free* 2Nights/3Days stay at a Club Mahindra resort

T&C’s

  • 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, Mansingh Towers, 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 (http://giftvoucher.clubmahindra.com/gvredeem). The enumeration of any Resort in the above list does not guarantee a booking against requisition.
  • Winners can make a booking through the complimentary voucher upto 6 months from the date of issue.
  • 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 log in 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.
  • This Holiday voucher is non-transferable, non– exchangeable for cash and valid for only use Confirmation Voucher (CV).Holidays once confirmed cannot be canceled or deferred or gifted.
  • The stay under Holiday Voucher cannot be clubbed with any other GV / Offer / Facility / Right.
  • Customer agrees to all the Terms and Conditions and grants explicit consent to receive communication from Ola and its partners.

 

Surprise gifts on all Ola Outstation rides!

Everyone loves free gifts. With Outstation turning 1, we’re gearing up to amaze you all with some fabulous goodies on our first anniversary!

This means that everyone taking Ola Outstation rides between 15th – 28th May will get assured gifts worth upto Rs. 3000* from our offer partners. 150 lucky winners will get one month of Ola Select membership free.

To make our first anniversary even more special, 100 lucky winners will get the grand prize – an exclusive 2 night 3 day getaway from Club Mahindra!

Here are exclusive offers from some of your favourite brands:

That’s not all. We’re also giving flat Rs. 200 off on all Outstation rides between 15th – 28th May! All you have to do is simply use the code OSBDAY while making your booking!

Book Now

Benefits of choosing an Ola Outstation:

Terms & Conditions:

  • Offer valid only between 15th – 28th May, 2017
  • Offer valid once per user
  • Partner offers are valid only on completed rides
  • The gift vouchers will be sent to the customers via email and/or SMS:
    18th May (for rides between 15th and 17th May) 
    22nd May (for rides between 18th and 21st May)
    25th May (for rides between 22nd and 24th May)
    29th May (for rides between 25th to 28th May)
  • Winners of the bumper prize will be notified via email and SMS on 19th May; 24th May and 29th May
  • Ola reserves the right to modify/withdraw the activity at its own discretion

For detailed terms and conditions of the gifts/prizes, click here!

T&C: Mumbai Offers: 15th to 21st May, 2017

Offer code: FLAT75

  • Offer Details: Rs.75 off on one Mini/Prime ride

  • Validity: 15th to 21st May, 2017

  • Valid only for users receiving communication from Ola

  • Ola reserves the right to discontinue the offer without any prior notification

Offer code: TAKE75

  • Offer Details: Rs. 75 off on one Mini/Prime ride

  • Validity: 15th to 21st May, 2017

  • Valid only for users receiving communication from Ola

  • Ola reserves the right to discontinue the offer without any prior notification

 

Offer code: GET50

  • Offer Details: Rs. 50 off on one Mini/Prime ride

  • Validity: 15th to 21st May, 2017

  • Valid only for users receiving communication from Ola

  • Ola reserves the right to discontinue the offer without any prior notification

 

Offer code: ENJOY75

  • Offer Details: Get Rs. 75 off on one Mini/Prime ride

  • Validity: 15th to 21st May, 2017

  • Valid only for users receiving communication from Ola

  • Ola reserves the right to discontinue the offer without any prior notification

 

Offer code:  Ride 4 Get 2

  • Offer Details: Take 4 Micro/Mini/Prime rides in Mumbai between 15th & 21st May and get 50% off upto Rs 50 on next 2 Mini/Prime ride

  • Check Offers and Free Rides section for free ride voucher post completion of 4th ride

  • Free ride voucher will be valid for 48 hours post completion of fourth ride

  • Validity of offer: 15th to 21st May, 2017

  • Valid only for users receiving communication from Ola

  • Ola reserves the right to discontinue the offer without any prior notification

 

Offer code: Ride 3 Get 1

  • Offer Details: Take 3 Micro/Mini/Prime rides in Mumbai between 15th & 21st May and get 50% off upto Rs 50 on next 1 Mini/Prime ride

  • Check Offers and Free Rides section for free ride voucher post completion of 3rd ride

  • Free ride voucher will be valid for 48 hours post completion of third ride

  • Validity of offer: 15th to 21st May, 2017

  • Valid only for users receiving communication from Ola

  • Ola reserves the right to discontinue the offer without any prior notification

 

Offer code: Ride 1 Get 1

  • Offer Details: Take one Micro/Mini/Prime ride in Mumbai between 15th & 21st May and get 50% off upto Rs 50 on next 1 Mini/Prime ride

  • Check Offers and Free Rides section for free ride voucher post completion of 1st ride

  • Free ride voucher will be valid for 48 hours post completion of first ride

  • Validity of offer: 15th to 21st May, 2017

  • Valid only for users receiving communication from Ola

  • Ola reserves the right to discontinue the offer without any prior notification

 

Offer code: RIDE30

  • Offer Details: Get 50% off up to Rs. 30 on 3 Share rides

  • Validity:  15th to 21st May, 2017

  • Valid only for users receiving communication from Ola

  • Valid only for regular Ola Share rides. Not valid on Share Pass, Flat Fare, Share Express

  • Ola reserves the right to discontinue the offer without any prior notification

 

Offer code: TAKE 3 Get 1

  • Offer Details: Take 3 Micro/Mini/Prime rides in Mumbai between 15th & 21st May and get 50% off upto Rs 50 on next 1 Mini/Prime ride

  • Check Offers and Free Rides section for free ride voucher post completion of 3rd ride

  • Free ride voucher will be valid for 48 hours post completion of third ride

  • Validity of offer: 15th to 21st May, 2017

  • Valid only for users receiving communication from Ola

  • Ola reserves the right to discontinue the offer without any prior notification

 

Offer code: TAKE 2 Get 1

  • Offer Details: Take 2 Micro/Mini/Prime rides in Mumbai between 15th & 21st May and get 50% off upto Rs 50 on next 1 Mini/Prime ride

  • Check Offers and Free Rides section for free ride voucher post completion of 2nd ride

  • Free ride voucher will be valid for 48 hours post completion of second ride

  • Validity of offer: 15th to 21st May, 2017

  • Valid only for users receiving communication from Ola

  • Ola reserves the right to discontinue the offer without any prior notification

 

Offer code: TAKE 1 Get 1

  • Offer Details: Take 1 Micro/Mini/Prime ride in Mumbai between 15th & 21st May and get 50% off upto Rs 50 on next 1 Mini/Prime ride

  • Check Offers and Free Rides section for free ride voucher post completion of 1st ride

  • Free ride voucher will be valid for 48 hours post completion of first ride

  • Validity of offer: 15th to 21st May, 2017

  • Valid only for users receiving communication from Ola

  • Ola reserves the right to discontinue the offer without any prior notification

Win the perfect Mother’s Day treat with Ola

A mother’s love is forever unconditional and words can never be enough to thank them for all that they’ve done, and continue doing every day!

With Mother’s Day approaching fast, we’ve got something very special planned for you to treat your mother with. As part of the celebrations, we’re giving lucky winners a chance to win Bharti Taneja’s ALPS salon vouchers.

To stand a chance to win, here’s all you have to do: 

So what’re you waiting for? Ride with Ola and stand a chance to win the perfect gift for your beloved mother.

Terms & Conditions:

  • Valid only in Delhi-NCR
  • Code MOM is a zero discount code for your ride
  • Only rides using this code will be eligible for the contest
  • Offer valid on Mini and Prime rides only
  • We will announce winners on 16th May, 2017 via mail or call
  • Ola reserves the right to modify/withdraw the activity at its own discretion