Odisha State Road Transport Corporation (OSRTC) has tied up with Make My Trip, an online travel company, for booking of bus tickets in the state. People can book the tickets for all 170 routes inside Odisha and the neighbouring states on MakeMyTrip.com and also via mobile.
“With large number of people using online services, we thought of partnering with Make My Trip, as they are booking travels of people from various parts of India. OSRTC also has its own online ticket booking system,” said P K Sarangi, general manager (Adm) of OSRTC. “Booking through MakeMyTrip.com will help customers compare different prices and get a wide range of operators,” a senior officer of OSRTC said.
Of OSRTC’s 428 buses, Bhubaneswar-Kolkata is the top-selling route with tickets priced on MakeMyTrip website from Rs 300 to Rs 800, depending on the operator and quality of service. Stating that MakeMyTrip continued to enhance its coverage of public transporter inventory, the company sources said it offers inventory for Punjab roadways, Uttar Pradesh, Gujarat, Rajasthan, Goa and Bihar road transport corporations and Himachal Pradesh tourism development corporation.
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