Mumbai: Budget carrier SpiceJet on Thursday introduced a new service for its passengers, which let’s them book cabs for airport transfer during their flight, using the airline’s in-flight entertainment platform SpiceScreen.
“Want to know how to make a stylish entry in Delhi? Introducing Mid-air cab bookings for your convenience & safety!” SpiceJet tweeted.
This first-of-its-kind initiative in the domestic aviation industry would help the passengers avoid any waiting for their transport, post-arrival at the cab transfer area, the airline said
“With our latest offering, passengers will no longer have to carry their luggage to the cab departure area besides enjoying zero waiting time as cabs will now be available for them right outside the arrival gate,” said Ajay Singh, Chairman and Managing Director, SpiceJet, media reported.
How to book a cab on your flight
Step: 1- Connect to SpiceScreen on your mobile device
Step: 2- Go to the CAB section on the homepage
Step: 3- Enter your mobile number and confirm your cab
Step: 4- Once the customer’s details are submitted, the cab booking is 100% confirmed.
It is to be mentioned that, SpiceJet passengers can book their cabs with the lowest fares with up to a 10% discount. No cancellation fee will be levied if the cab is not boarded.
To ease the travelling there will be no waiting in the queue to board the cab additionally it provides closest pick up point from the exit gate
Notably, cab fares are fixed as per kilometres and can be checked on the booking page. Cab type currently available is Sedan.
In the first phase, the new service will be available to passengers arriving at the Delhi airport. The airline will further extend the service to all major airports, including Mumbai, Bangalore, Hyderabad, Goa, Chennai, Kolkata, Ahmedabad and Pune in a phased-manner.