Updated on September 28, 2019


Created on September 28, 2019

Ola Cabs

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Ola Cabs is a ride hailing application that connects commuters to drivers in urban areas of India, Australia, United Kingdom and New Zealand.

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Product Description

Ola Cabs is an online application that works on Android, iOS and Windows mobiles through which passengers can order an affordable taxi from a wide range of options. Ola Cabs also offers services for corporations through Ola Corporate. Users can pay either in cash or via multiple cashless options that include Ola Money or credit/debit card.

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User Provision Model

Directly from manufacturers app

Distributions to Date Status

50,000,000+ installations

Design Specifications

Ola Cabs offers city taxis, inter-city cabs, and rentals at hourly rates. Vehicles are available 24/7 and passengers can either ride instantly or book a ride. Inter-city cabs (outstation) is preferable when passengers need to go from one city to another. The cabs are available in 1 hour or users can book the ride up to 7 days in advance. Rental packages are available from 1 to 12 hours, and numerous types of vehicles are available. All vehicles support cashless payments through Ola Money or credit/debit card. Users can follow these steps to use the service:

  1. Download Ola Cabs application from either Play Store, App Store or Microsoft Store
  2. Set your pickup location
  3. See all available cabs/taxis near your location being displayed on the map
  4. Choose from multiple payment options including cash, Ola Money, UPI, credit card, etc.
  5. Pick the type of vehicle you want and tap "Ride Now"
  6. Get instant confirmation with trip details
  7. Track your cab in real time

Technical Support

User support is available through the application.

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Manufacturer Specified Performance Parameters

The service is designed to connect customers to drivers and a wide range of vehicles across bikes, auto-rickshaws, metered taxis, and cabs, enabling convenience and transparency.

Vetted Performance Status


Ola Cabs provide some feature to ensure the safety of passengers. These include:

  • Verified drivers
  • Regularly audited cars
  • Emergency alert button
  • Live ride tracking

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Academic Research and References

Panigrahi, A., 2018, Success Story of a Start-up – A Case Study of OLA Cabs, IOSR Journal of Business and Management, 20(2), pp. 30-37

Rajesh, R., Chincholkar, S. T., 2018, A Study on Consumer Perception of Ola and Uber Taxi Services

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