Rush hour traffic irritating you? Tired of driving back through the maze of vehicles after a long day at work? Looking for a driver so that you can celebrate your weekends with no worries? Look no further, for DriveU is here. DriveU is an android app available on the Play Store, helping you get just what you require- a driver at all times without all the hassle associated with it.
DriveU lets you hire a driver when you need one which lets you travel in the comfort of your own car. This means that you have a driver at your disposal at all times of the day, minus the financial hassle of maintaining a full time driver. Cabs usually tend to disappear just as you need one direly- but all those difficulties are gone for good, thanks to DriveU.
Be it for your daily commute or club-hopping, you can hire a driver using the app. All you have to do is enter your destination and location in the app and a driver is assigned to you. You also have the provision to track the driver’s location as he arrives. Once he arrives, all you have to do is hand over the keys to your car and let the driver do his thing.
Basically a chauffeur service, DriveU lets you sit back and relax in the comfort of your own car, while you are being driven to your destination. You get some new-found personal time, to catch up on social media or make that important call.
The main attraction of DriveU services is its affordability, since it eradicates the financial difficulties associated with maintaining a full-time driver. The chauffeur service can be availed at Rs.89 per hour, with the charge being calculated by the minute after the first hour. For drives ending between 10 PM and 6 AM, a night-time charge of Rs.150 is applicable. You can also hire a driver for a one-way trip, where an additional Rs.100 is added as a one-way charge. For outstation trips, the charge for the chauffeur is Rs.1199 for 24 hours, with Rs.599 added every 12 hours. However, the food and accommodation for the driver have to be provided by the customer for the length of the trip.
Cities we serve
Currently, DriveU services can be availed in six major cities across the country- Bangalore, Mumbai, Chennai, Delhi-NCR, Hyderabad and Pune. All of the six mentioned cities have serious traffic problems, and DriveU driver services can be used to hire a driver and mitigate the effect of traffic on you.
At the end of the drive, you get a drive summary and a fare breakdown as well, with details of how the fare was calculated. The charge can be paid in cash, or via electronic methods facilitated by the DriveU app. You can also pay via wallet services such as Paytm, MobiKwik and DriveU wallet, helping you make quick, hassle free transactions.
DriveU has set a benchmark, with over 15000 people having been served already. The number of drivers has increased to more than 50000 in total, so hiring a driver will not be a problem in those cities ever again. Rajat, a happy customer rates the app 5 stars, and says “Good job with the app! Can’t wait to use your services again. It was the first time I was sitting in the back seat of my own car and I must say I can get used to this ☺”. Considering the amount of man-hours DriveU saves, it would be wise if everyone started using the ‘hire a driver’ service.