Booking a cab for a few hours can be an expensive affair. You may need to book the taxi in advance to ensure their services. It is no longer the case as the rYde by redBus helps you to find a ride at affordable prices, and you may even book the cab just a few hours before the intended departure time. rYde allows you to book a taxi for an airport trip, any time between 4 to 24 hrs, an overnight journey, an outstation trip for a weekend, or even an extended vacation trip. You can search for and book a cab entirely online through redBus mobile app or online platform.
rYde by redBus is the perfect option to find a suitable cab for your travel needs that offer a private trip.
It defies the need to adjust your journey according to the timing of the available public transportation.
You can get a taxi when needed and make changes in your journey as and when required.
The taxis and cabs you find with rYde are not owned by redBus. These cabs are working in collaboration with redBus. We help you connect with them.
The cabs for booking will be of different types, from sedan to luxurious, with a passenger capacity of 4 to 7.
During the booking process of a taxi or cab, you must select the type of journey to get the proper pricing and details regarding your trip.
A cab or taxi gives you much-needed privacy.
A taxi will be enough for a small family of 4 or a group of up to 7 people.
Booking a cab helps with a flexible travel plan and allows better travel freedom.
Taxis will be more suitable for families with small kids than traveling with others by bus or train.
You can find a suitable cab that falls within your budget. You don't need to bend yourself to meet the expensive rent or ticket prices.
rYde cabs are available for rent for any trip, from a short journey for an hour to a holiday trip for a few days.
For booking a cab or taxi on rYde, you can use the redBus mobile app or online portal. Follow the simple steps given below,
Step 1: Click on the rYde tab and choose your type of travel from the options - Airport transfer, Outstation, and Hourly Rental.
Step 2: Choose a One-way trip or round trip for the outstation trip and pickup or dropoff for airport transfers.
Step 3: In the next step, click on the Cab option. Choose the vehicle type, fill in the pickup and destination locations, date and time for pickup, and dropoff to search for the cabs.
Step 4: Now you can see the available options for your travel route and plan, the estimated rental price, and the minimum amount to be paid for the booking.
Step 5: Click on your choice, and you will see a summary of the route with a breakup of the rental amount.
Step 6: Click on the Booking button to proceed to the payment gate.Opt for travel insurance if you are interested, choose a suitable mode of payment, and complete the payment.
Step 7: You will receive a booking confirmation email.
Step 8: The driver's details will be sent half an hour before the departure time.
The can booking process on rYde is entirely online, from searching the cabs to checking the options and confirmation. The entire process will be online, and you will see the car when you arrive at the doorstep. No more going out to search or visiting the cab service agents. You can see the details of your cab and get the exact vehicle for your journey.
Online taxi booking will save you money. rYde will also allow you to get discounts from flat 5% up to INR 1000 per booking. The online process allows you to book and confirm your ride from anywhere in India for a destination city that has rYde cab services. rYde cab booking is available in 10 cities.
Different types of cabs are available for booking with rYde. There are 4-seater, 6-seater, and 7-seater vehicles such as hatchbacks, sedans, and SUVs for economical to luxurious journeys.You can choose an appropriate type of vehicle depending upon the number of passengers, the terrain or road conditions of the route, the destination, the duration of the journey, etc. The variety of cars available with rYde are,
The cab booking price on rYde is economical and usually starts from INR 15 onwards. However, the taxi service fare will differ for each city, the type of journey, and whether it is a one-way trip or a round trip.
The cab booking price on an hourly basis is available for 4 hrs 40 km, 8 hrs 80 km, 12 hrs 120 km, and 24 hrs 300 km. What it means is that you can hire the taxi service for up to the stipulated time within the distance mentioned. The rent for the hourly services is fixed. The actual price will vary with the type of vehicle chosen.
Taxi service fares will be calculated based on the total distance traveled from the starting point to the destination for the outstation trips and airport pickups. In addition to the rental charges, the driver allowance will be added to the final amount.
Extra charges will be calculated for additional kilometers traveled, which will be calculated per km basis.
At rYde, you may also find some pre-planned routes with an estimate of taxi service on some selected routes.
Since rYde covers more than ten cities in India, you will likely find a cab service near you. All the major cities will have more choices with the cab types. At the same time, all types of taxis are available in each town. The top cities that offer rYde taxi bookings are,
Airport taxi booking with rYde is available for dropoff or pick up. The journey can be either from the airport to a destination or the other way round. The cab rental charges will depend upon the total distance between these points. This service will be available in all rYde cities with an airport nearby. Here, the toll charges, where applicable, will be included in the rent. The vehicle details will be available as soon as you confirm the payment, and the driver's details will be sent half an hour before the ride.
You can cancel your cab booking through the redBus mobile app or online on the rYde portal.
You may cancel the booking at least one hour before the pickup time. If you cancel the ride any time before 1 hr of the travel time, you will get a 100% refund. Cancellation within one hour of travel time will have 50% cancellation charges. The remaining amount will be refunded.
redBus offers a comprehensive booking platform that helps you book a train ticket with redRail and cab booking with rYde, through the same app. Once you have your train ticket confirmed, you may proceed to book a taxi for your ride around the destination city. You can book a cab for the duration that you spend there. This facility will be convenient for a vacation trip where you arrive by train and depart by flight. In such cases, you can book the airport dropoff as well.
An outstation trip is any trip outside the city limits. To book an outstation taxi, click on rYde on the redBus portal or app