Gone are those days when you stand in long lines in-front of the ticket counters to buy your bus tickets. Nowadays with advancing technology booking bus tickets has also gone online, similar to train, flight or cab bookings. Technology has enabled us to book tickets right from our smart phones without having to move out from our homes or offices.
Here are a few popular bus ticket booking apps which would save you a lot of time and headache:
RedBus: One of the most popular bus ticket booking apps, RedBus offers its services in numerous cities and smaller destinations. You can browse for your destination; you can also choose the type of vehicle and your preferred seat/s right from the app. To make things more alluring for you, RedBus keeps offering discounts and other benefits, from time to time.
Travelyaari: A brand of Mantis Technologies, Travelyaari is an early entrant in bus ticket bookings in India. Apart from bus ticket booking, they also offer affordable travel packages. The company is headquartered in Bangalore and they are present in other major cities like Ahmedabad, Delhi, Mumbai, Pune, Hyderabad, Chennai, Vijayawada and Rajkot.
Paytm Bus Booking: Paytm the biggest digital wallet service in India is based out of Noida, and was founded by Vijay Sekhar Sharma in 2010. In 2015, Paytm tied up with leading bus aggregators in India and started its bus ticket booking service. It provides complete personalization options in terms of preference of seat and the number of passengers.
Abhibus: Covering over 75,000 routes with a network of over 2500 bus operators (2018 data), abhibus is among the fastest-growing bus network services in India. Abhibus is the technology partners for India’s largest fleet Operators, hence when you book your bus tickets from them; you get access to all the major bus operators. Abhibus offers a round-the-clock customer support and options from a sleeper, AC, semi luxury, luxury, and coaches from Volvo or Mercedes with convenient payment options.
MakeMyTrip: One of the most popular tickets booking platform, Makemytrip is a very popular app for booking flight tickets and bus tickets. You can book your bus ticket for traveling anywhere across the country through MakeMyTrip app. MakeMyTrip was founded in 2000 by Deep Kalra, and In 2005, it launched its India operations, providing travelers the convenience of booking travel with just a few taps.
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