Uber India is thrilled to announce an innovative collaboration with Bharti Airtel – the largest wireless carrier in India and third largest wireless carrier in the world. Through this partnership, riders in India can pay for their trips with Airtel’s mobile wallet, Airtel Money. Additionally, Mumbaikars will now be the first in India to enjoy free high-speed internet from Uber, powered by Airtel 4G. This service will soon be rolled out for all Uber riders in India. This integration with Airtel Money will provide riders with another hassle-free payment option and make Uber the first technology platform to officially launch Airtel Money. Additionally, Uber will offer commuters free high-speed internet, powered by Airtel 4G – allowing riders to surf the Internet, use favorite apps or message friends and family during their ride without incurring any data charges! Airtel will also become Uber’s official telecom partner across India and support the company’s rapid growth in the country by offering mobile, data and device plans to Uber driver-partners.
Today, Uber is thrilled to announce that they are now launching across 7 cities in India, thereby providing services to over 20 million Indians. Uber riders in Bhubaneswar, Coimbatore, Indore, Mysore, Nagpur, Surat and Visakhapatnam finally have access to the comfort of Indian Uber! This Uber launch in India is very exciting for many Indian residents.
For more information about this special launch in India, read the Uber India promo blog here.