CAREEM LAUNCHES ECONOMY CARS IN PAKISTAN
Careem, the fastest growing app-based car booking service, strikes again with the launch of its Economy Cars in Lahore! The launch of the economy cars shall provide the users with an option in the app to choose from amongst the Economy Car or the Business Car. This service is being introduced in Lahore and shall be soon available for the residents of Karachi & Islamabad.
The economy cars shall be 25% to 30% cheaper than the business cars for the same route, yet providing the same customer journey experience. Economy car segment shall have a mix of Japanese and locally assembled cars and will be available for both Now & Later book. The base fare shall be Rs. 100 for now booking and Rs.200 for later booking, with Rs.18/km for distance travelled. The waiting charges for the economy cars shall be Rs.200 per hour. This shall help provide convenient transportation facility to a lot more people, with the addition of economy cars, and make their daily commute an enjoyable experience for all.
“We are very excited to launch economy cars in Pakistan, as this will provide another option for people to utilise our service at economical rates,” said Managing Director Junaid Iqbal. “This is yet another step to revolutionise the transportation sector and serve the people of Pakistan” Junaid added.
CAREEM is an app-based car booking service offering reliable, convenient and secure transportation to citizens across Abu Dhabi, Bahrain, Beirut, Cairo, Casablanca, Dammam, Dhahran, Doha, Dubai, Jeddah, Khobar, Kuwait, Rabat, Riyadh and now in Pakistan. Careem formally launched in Lahore in October 2015 and since then has launched in Karachi and most recently in Islamabad and is credited for being the largest and fastest growing app based car booking service in the MENAP region.