“Customers who have booked bus ticket through Paytm will be able to track location of their bus and know about estimated arrival time of the bus,”Paytm.com CEO Harinder Thakar said.
The company has tie-up with 1,100 bus operators for booking their tickets online out of which it has started service for 200 operators.
“In next couple of months, we will have 50 more operators for this tracking service on board,” Thakar said. Paytm expects to have more than 1,000 buses with real-time GPS made available for commuters who book through the site in a couple of months.
In a statement, the company said the service will also be available in 100 more cities like Hyderabad, Guntur, Vijayawada, Bangalore, Tirupati, Vishakhapatnam, Mumbai, Pune, Nellore, Chennai, Erode, Salem, Madurai, Nagpur, Ongole, Coimbatore and Mysore in few months.