When you need to take a cab, you probably pull your phone out and start the Ola or Uber app (depending on which one you prefer), and make your booking. But if you’re sitting in front of your PC in the office, you don’t actually need to take the extra step, and can book your cab without pulling out your phone.
It’s actually easy to book a cab from your computer using just the web browser, and Ola officially supports desktop bookings while for Uber, you need to make use of one simple trick to make it work for you. Here’s what you need to know, along with a few other useful tricks that make using Uber from your PC a breeze.
How to book Uber without phone app
Booking an Uber without a phone is equally simple, but there is one extra step you need to know, because the Uber website on desktop doesn’t let you book a cab. Instead, you have to use the mobile website. Here’s how it works.
Booking an Ola without a phone is simple, just follow these steps:
You’ll get a list of cars, showing prices and time to pickup, so you can choose whatever suits you best. The booking will show Cash as the payment option – click on it to sign in with the following steps:
This seems to be a one time process which was not repeated for us, so the second time you try and book a cab you likely won’t have to sign in again.