Zoomcar launches one-way intercity self-drive service

Self-drive car rental company, Zoomcar has announced the launch of Hop – the one-way intercity self-drive service. The newly launched service will allow a customer to travel from point A to point B which will enable customers to pick up a car from Zoomcar location from one city and drop it off to another city at a Zoomcar location.

Greg Moran, CEO & Co-founder of Zoomcar said, “With the launch of our path-breaking one way, inter-city self-drive rental product, Hop, we’re offering a whole new level of convenience for our 20 lacs+ Zoomcar customer base. After careful study and countless deliberations with customers, we have designed a product offering that caters to a wide range of point to point, intercity self-drive use cases. We anticipate strong demand for Hop from both business and leisure travellers. We look forward to pushing out to more than 30 routes later this quarter.”

The Hop service which will be available across 24 cities including intra-state and eventually inter-state routes as well. The 24 city routes are Bangalore – Mysore, Bangalore – Mangalore, Mangalore – Mysore, Bombay – Pune, Ahmedabad – Surat, Kolkata – Siliguri, Chennai – Coimbatore, Vijayawada – Vizag and others.Zoomcar caters to an audience where travellers are seeking a self-drive purpose for both business and leisure purpose.

Zoomcar caters to an audience where travellers are seeking a self-drive purpose for both business and leisure purpose.

The procedure for booking a car will be done through the app or website. The user will be asked about their drop off city and location. Based on the provided pickup and drop off, the minimum duration is computed to cover the distance. The price of the trip will be decided by the hours required to cover the distance between starting point to a destination with 20km/hr in which the price of the fuel is included.

Stating that the company has expanded from 7 cities in 2016 to 24 cities in 2017 and have witnessed an increase in the number of cities as well as the number of cars simultaneously.

Zoomcar is India’s leading self-drive car rental service provider. The self-drive car rental service was founded by David Back and Greg Morgan. The company provides different brands of cars to its customers such as SUV, MUV, Sedan or Hatchback. Depending upon your need you can rent your favourite car and explore your city.