The latest feature will facilitate the users to book their cabs for the rides through Google search. Unlike previous method of downloading the app only through mobile has been enhanced now for the Google browser too. Both Uber and Ola cabs now can be booked through Google Search.
The latest integration facilitates the users to choose options like service ride and directions directly from Google search app or through search browser. Google Maps has by default giving the fetching options for the users through ride sharing tab at the top. Through this tab one can book the ride.
One more clear advantage with this is that Ola and Uber fares along with the estimated distances can be known. If a car is available nearby then the pickup time also can be known directly through Google search app or browser.
Directly from the source to destination can be entered in Google maps search for a taxi pick up. Ola or the Uber from source to destination, when mentioned by the user will automatically open the tab and book the ride.
If the app is not installed, a direct link will also be directly provided to do so. Program Manager at Google, Sanket Gupta said that Choosing the best transit option can be a tough task sometimes. Ola and Uber direct booking from Google Search aims to help users simplify their everyday travel. With this, users will be able to order, explore and make quick comparisons among the best taxi fare estimates directly from Google Search results provided on the mobile.
Hence the cabs are made more closer for easy rides through easy bookings and through easy methods. Everything is made easy by Ola and Uber companies by the inclusion of their apps in the Google maps and Google search as well.