MakMyTripe the leading India’s online traveling booking company has introduced booking of Bus tickets via SMS which allows entry level phone to book tickets with ease.
To use this service customers should SMS @mbus <From-City> <To-City> <Date-of-Travel> <No.of Passengers> to 9664896648. MakeMyTrip will respond will choices for different operators on that day & route. Users will be required to select the operator of choice. MakeMyTrip will respond with template to provide the details and names of Travellers along with a template to make payments using IMPS. Customers then have to provide the IMPS Transaction Details. On successful payment processing a success SMS will be sent along with an email. For several operators, the SMS itself can work as e-ticket.
According MakeMyTrip service will offers Bus tickets for 1300+ operators over 12,000 + routes across India including the inventory for Punjab Roadways , GSRTC, Goa and Bihar Road Transport Corporation and Himachal Pradesh Tourism Development Corporation.