inDriver is a flat rate ride hailing app where users define their own ride fare.

Product description Brand name and product description

inDriver is a ride-hailing app where the user defines a fare for the ride and can select the driver. The app is available to drivers on a flat rate basis. The fare for the ride is provided by the customer directly to the driver without an intermediary.

The app is developed by INDRIVERRU LTD, it was originally developed on the Russian social network VK in 2012 in Yakutsk, Siberia based on a student initiative to counteract unaffordable taxi prices. The app is available now in more than 31 countries among them Russia, India, and Kazakhstan.

Target region(s) Target region for distribution/implementation (listed by country if specified)

Available in more than 31 countries including Russia, Brazil, India

Distributors/implementing organizations Organization(s) distributing/deploying this product directly to communities/individuals?"


Market suggested retail price Price per unit or service price per usage/terms (USD). Subsidies noted.

The app is free. No clear information on the flat rate related fees.

Competitive landscape Similar products available on the market. May not be a comprehensive listing.

Competitors include Uber, Lyft, BlablaCar, OlaCab, and traditional taxi services

SDG targeted United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) targeted with this product/application/service

Goal 8: Decent work and economic growth

Goal 9: Industry, innovation and infrastructure

Goal 11: Sustainable cities and communities

Target user(s) Target user/consumer base (country, income segment)

Target users are the individuals in the countries where the app is available seeking low fare rides or offering rides.

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