Uber is steadily expanding it’s wings in India – On the Maharashtra Day weekend, they have, for the first time, launched inter-city services. Called UberINTERCITY, the service has been launched for travel between Mumbai and Pune.
Since launch, Uber had been plying cars Intra-city (within the city), but this is for the first time that they have launched a service for travel between 2 cities. Sanil Bhatia, Uber’s Pune General Manager said, “Since our launch in Pune, our riders & partner drivers have often asked us to connect the two cities through our app. And we are excited to present uberINTERCITY, which further strengthens our commitment to building an efficient, seamless & sustainable urban mobility network between Maharashtra’s financial and industrial hubs at the push of a button. We will continue to create & implement innovations suited to the local market & take learnings from India to our other markets globally.”Login to read more