With the advent of the various travel mobile applications, travelling and booking tickets has become easier than ever before. These apps not only allow you to book your tickets to various destinations across India and abroad but also help you get rid of the hassles of dealing with the booking agents. Long gone are the days when you would have to wait in the long serpentine queues at the bus depot or keep nagging the booking agents to get a confirmed booking for your travel. Today, with the increased use of smart phones and the new and innovative applications you can download the travel booking applications and get your booking done with just a click of a button at your own convenience.
One of the most popular travel booking apps that has completely changing the travel booking scenario in India is the RedBus app. The app is available on both Android and iOS platforms. It helps you book your bus tickets in the easiest and fastest way. The application lets you search for bus tickets across 67,000 routes all over India and choose from more than 1800 bus operators. The app features all kinds of buses including Air-conditioned, non A/C buses, sleepers, semi-sleepers and seaters. Some of the significant features that make this app a favourite among the bus travellers are discussed below:
- Plethora of options
By using this booking app you can find a bus operator that perfectly suits your budget and schedule. You can also choose a specific bus operator that offers certain special amenities that you are looking for to make your travel easy and comfortable.
- User reviews and ratings
This is one of the most significant features of the app. While booking a ticket through the app, you would surely want to know about the credibility of the operator. The RedBus app features customer ratings and reviews of almost every operator listed on the app. This would give you a fair idea about the services provided by them and you can make an informed decision. Not to mention you can use the RedBus coupons to get attractive discounts on your bus bookings.
- Live Tracking
Yes! You heard it right, the app allows you to track the bus live on a map. This would help you know the location of the bus in real time.
- Choose your own boarding point
Until a few years ago when you booked your bus tickets with a booking agent, you dint have the freedom to choose your own boarding point, you would have to travel to the booking agent office to board the office. But, today with the RedBus app, you can choose your own boarding point near your home.
- Secured payment gateways
One of the major concerns for travelers who book tickets online is to pay money in a safe and secured manner. The RedBus app offers you a secured payment gateway without the risk of your banking/card details being misused.
- One touch cancellation
This is another significant feature of the RedBus app. It makes your last minute cancellation hassle free, you simply have to log onto the app and cancel the booking with a touch of a button.
All these features combined with the top class customer service make RebBus app a popular application for booking bus tickets.