Hyderabad: Abhibus.com, the leading online bus ticketing company, has launched a new product that offers onboard entertainment service to bus travellers. A unique feature of this Movies on Board product, ‘Abhimovies,’ is that bus travellers can watch movies of their choice without internet.
‘Abhimovies’ brings a new innovative feature which allows every passengers to watch movie of their choice on any device. Technology uses own WI-FI network without any data charges incurred by any customer watching onboard a bus. Movie content is pre-loaded on the app and updated frequently.
“We felt passengers get limited onboard entertainment choice. Abhimovies will fill this gap. What is most exciting feature is that travellers don’t need to spend their internet data pack to watch these movies,” said Mr. Sudhakar Reddy, CEO and Founder, Abhibus.
“Our pilot launch shows Abhimovies has become quite popular among bus travellers across our network, especially among people choosing long-journey,” he added.
Bus operator can offer this product via Abhibus EDGE, the cloud-based software for operators to manage inventory, bus tracking facility and detailed reports to take greater over business control.
Today, Abhibus achieved a milestone as the company completed its 10th anniversary. AbhiBus, was founded on May 29, 2007. To celebrate the 10th anniversary, Abhibus today launched a special discount, offering 10,000 seats at only Rs 10/seat. “On our 10th anniversary, we would like to thank our loyal travel buddies, for helping us reach this milestone. As a small token for gratitude we are offering 10,000 seats at only Rs 10 per seat. The offer is limited to the first 10,000 customers starting today from 10:10 am onwards. We have also introduced travel now and pay later option that allows travellers to pay Abhibus after they have availed the service,” said Mr. Reddy.
Abhibus has also introduced female seat occupancy display system that enables visibility of seats booked by women travellers to encourage more women travellers before booking.