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This Monsoon, Ola Auto has your travel covered!

Travelling within the city during the monsoons can be very irritating. With forecasts suggesting a stronger monsoon ahead, why continue worrying about everyday travel when you can put the worries to rest with Ola Auto.

With the convenience of Ola Auto arriving at your doorstep, minus the hassle of waiting and haggling, now you can enjoy travelling at pocket-friendly fares. 

Start riding!

Welcome to Ola Money Postpaid

Thank you for being a loyal user of Ola and Ola Credit. We are now offering seamless payments and also the convenience of paying later for your rides in one go with Ola Money Postpaid.

Are you excited to know how you can start using Postpaid?

If you don’t see the Postpaid option in your app, don’t worry. We’ll alert you as soon as you have an invite.

Are you still seeing Ola Credit? Please update your app to the latest version.

Ride and enjoy discounts with H&R Block – the best IT e-filing Service.

Like it or hate it, you cannot ignore it. And it’s that time of the year again, when we all need to file our taxes. But worry not! Filing taxes need not to be your problem. We have tied up with H&R block, to bring you an amazing offer.

Exclusive benefits for Ola customers :

  • Dedicated team of tax advisors
  • Get your Tax related Questions answered for free by calling on the H&R Block Helpline Number given below
  • Exclusive access to tax related newsletters and webinars conducted by H&R Block
  • Get your IT Return filed within 48 hours*

*The IT Return will be filed within 48 hours only if all the required documents are uploaded on the customers H&R Block Account.

Redemption Process for OLA customers :

  • Click on the link given in the blog
  • Register on the H&R Block webpage you get redirected to fill in the details and submit them. Make the payment, which is an exclusive rate for Ola customers. (To avail this rate use only the links mentioned in the Ola Blog)
  • Get a tax advisor assigned based on the complexity of your case
  • The tax advisor will answer your tax related queries, file your income tax returns
  • based on your approval and also guide you through the ITR-V procedure

H&R block Help line no. :18002000076
H&R block link:  https://www.hrblock.in/corporate-partners/?c=OlaCustomer&utm_source=ola&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=oa&utm_term=18may18&utm_content=acquisition

Terms and Conditions :

  • Lucky winners will get a chance for free tax filing. Winners will be chosen via randomizer
  • Offer applicable on all Ola rides
  • Offer has to be accessed via the link provided in the OLA Blog
  • Amount of discount varies according to the complexity of the tax situation
  • Offer is valid till 31st July 2018

Buy Share Pass and win Box8 meal vouchers.

Monsoon is slowly kicking in, temperatures are dropping, and it’s the perfect time to sit back at home and relax with a warm and tasty meal. Ola in association with Box8 in Bangalore, brings Ola Share riders a scrumptious offer.

Buy Share Pass today and stand a chance to win a Box8 Meal Offer.

That’s not all, get Rs. 88 off on a minimum food order of Rs. 248 when you use Code OLA88.

Terms and conditions:

  • Offer valid only on Share Pass Purchase
  • Valid for first 300 Share Pass Purchasers
  • Valid only in bangalore on Share Pass bought between 2nd & 3rd July
  • Offer valid only for users receiving communication from Ola
  • Ola reserves the right to withdraw/modify the offers at its own discretion

Terms for OLA88 Code: 

  • Valid for first All Users
  • Valid on All-in-1 Meal, Fusion Box, Sandwich, Wraps, Salads, Biryanis & Curries.
  • Valid on all payment methods
  • Valid only on BOX8 APP & WEB
  • Valid in Bangalore
  • Not Valid on Sides, Meal for 2, Ice creams, Drinks & Desserts Categories
  • Minimum Order: Rs. 248

Ride Ola and win an all-expense paid trip to Abu Dhabi from Tripshelf.


Take a walk on the Gulf’s most affluent playground – Abu Dhabi. The land of deluxe skyscrapers and hotels, alluring ambience and a treasure trove of souqs, date palm gardens and the ever exotic camel.

Ola in association with Tripshelf brings you an opportunity to visit Abu Dhabi with your better half for 3 nights and 4 days to Abu Dhabi. All you need to do is –

Wish to explore other countries? Visit Tripshelf – India’s First Holiday Marketplace, where you can find more than 3000 packages from 1000+ verified sellers. More than 5 lakh travellers have used Tripshelf to plan and organize their trips.

To know more about Tripshelf, visit http://www.tripshelf.com/

Terms and conditions:

  • Offer valid only in Mumbai.
  • Code valid till 16th July, 2018
  • Code TRIPSHELF is a zero discount code which is  applicable on Micro, Mini & Prime rides
  • Two couple winners will be identified from Mumbai
  • Only 2 persons will be selected by Ola who can choose one more adult to accompany them. Such one more adult can be their friend or family members but the original winner must be on the trip
  • Winner will be announced a week post the conclusion of the campaign
  • Free holiday package includes roundtrip air tickets, hotel accommodation in luxurious properties, 2-way airport transfer
  • You must have a valid passport to travel
  • Trip will be operated by a tour operator identified by Tripshelf, Tripshelf itself is not a tour operator.
  • Hotel stay for each winner will be awarded for 3 nights and 4 days
  • Airport transfer will be awarded from the Airport to the Hotel, Hotel to the Airport
  • Travel must be completed by 30th October 2018 and blackout dates are subject to approval
  • You must provide minimum 21 days notice unless approved by Tripshelf
  • Ola reserves the right to withdraw/modify the campaign at its own discretion

Win discount vouchers from Insider.in with your Ola rides.


Looking to take a break from the daily grind. Do something exciting and new for a change with Insider.in. Ola in association with Insider.in brings riders an exciting new offer.

This offer can be used towards exciting travel events (treks, adventure and more), amusement parks and booking sports grounds & turfs.

Insider.in aims to give you experiences worth your time and money, and hopefully, encourage you to try something new. Whether it’s music, adventure, comedy, workshops, or food, there’s something for everyone.  

So hurry and try something new!

Terms and conditions:

  • Valid in Mumbai & Pune only
  • Valid on only Ola Share & Ola Auto
  • Ola will make the final decision with regards to crediting Ola vouchers to select users
  • Ola reserves the right to modify/withdraw the activity at its own discretion

Ranbir Kapoor invites you to his latest movie on Prime Play.

Time to welcome the next Bollywood blockbuster – Sanju, Sanjay Dutt’s biopic, starring Ranbir Kapoor. The film releases on 29th June, 2018. Catch the trailer and songs from Sanju on Ola Prime Play.

Take 3 Prime Play rides between 28th – 30th June and stand a chance to win ‘Sanju’ movie tickets.

Whether it’s a ride to the airport, mall or the train station, tune out the traffic with Ola Prime Play.

So, fasten your seat belts and get ready to be entertained!

Terms & Conditions:

  • Offer valid only on Prime Play rides
  • Ola reserves the right to modify/withdraw the offer at its own discretion
  • Ola’s decision with respect to the winners would be final and binding

Ola Rentals has reached a new milestone!


We couldn’t be happier as Ola Rentals has now completed 5 million rides all across the country. What makes this occasion all the more special is that this milestone was achieved on the 2nd anniversary of Ola Rentals. We would like to thank you for helping us complete this milestone. 

There are many interesting facts from this journey.  

We’re thankful to you, our riders who have made this year our most successful year yet. Whether it was a wedding celebration, work related meetings, shopping or simply exploring a new city, Ola Rentals has been your travel partner always. We look forward to keep waiting for you for the next 5 million rides and more.

In order to celebrate this momentous occasion we bring our Ola Rentals customers this amazing offer: 

So start riding and go shopping!

Terms and conditions:

  • Valid for 7 days from the day you receive the communication
  • Offer valid on only Rentals Category
  • Vouchers will be mailed directly to you
  • Offer valid only in following centers – Ahmedabad, Bengaluru, Bhubaneswar, Dombivli, Gurgaon, Guwahati, Hyderabad, Indore, Jaipur, Kochi, Kolkata, Kukatpally, Lucknow, Mangalore, Mohali, Mumbai, Nagpur, Nashik, New Delhi, Noida, Patna, Pune, Pimpri, Raipur, Surat, Thane, Vadodara, Vashi, Visakhapatnam
  • Ola reserves the right to modify/withdraw the activity at its own discretion

Introducing Guaranteed Lux Rides in Delhi.

Looking to travel around town in style or take your special someone out for a luxurious date? We have the perfect ride for you – Ola Lux.

With an Ola Lux, you get to travel around in high-end luxury sedans like Mercedes, BMW, Audi, you enjoy an amazing ride experience with the best drivers, and a lot more. So, now  get an Ola Lux Cab guaranteed at your doorstep, by simply booking a 4 hours and above Rentals package. 

Here’s how you can get a Guaranteed Lux ride:

  • Open your Ola App, click on Rentals and select “Ride Later” 
  • Set your pick-up time at least 24 hours in advance
  • Choose a 4-hour or higher package & select “Lux” as your cab type

Terms and conditions:

  • Guaranteed allocation if booking received 24 hours earlier
  • Minimum rental ride time : 4 hours and above
  • For detailed fares, visit Ola app

Win Barkaas restaurant vouchers with your Ola rides.

Love Arabian cuisine? Great news for all you foodies out there! Ola has tied up with Barkaas restaurant to bring you a mouth-watering offer that you simply can’t refuse. Now your Ola rides can help you win exclusive vouchers worth Rs. 1000 from Barkaas.

Here’s what you need to do:  

So go ahead and enjoy some spicy Arabian food just the way you like it.

Terms and conditions:

  • BARKAAS is a zero discount code
  • Offer valid only in Vijayawada on two Barkaas outlets
  • Only customers using the code BARKAAS while taking Micro/Mini/Prime rides will be considered for the offer
  • In order to qualify, rides have to be taken between 25th- 1st july 2018
  • Offer valid only on Micro, Mini and Prime
  • Lucky winners will be chosen via randomizer
  • Offer is not applicable on Corporate Profile
  • Winners will be contacted via email.
  • Each winner will be provided 1 couple dining voucher worth Rs. 1000 from Barkaas restaurant which can be availed in 2 Barkaas outlets in Vijayawada
  • Ola reserves the right to withdraw/modify the offer at its discretion