Uber today announced its mobility partnership with the Gujarat Lions Team for the 10th edition of the Indian Premier League. As a part of this partnership, Uber has launched an IPL special limited period product, uberLIONS that will give cricket lovers in Ahmedabad an option to get to Rajkot and get a ride back to Ahmedabad.
Commenting on the partnership, Keshav Bansal, Owner of Gujarat Lions Team, said, “We are delighted to associate with Uber for a one-of-a-kind partnership in our endeavour to provide an unmatched viewing experience for our fans. I am hoping the vast legion of Gujarat Lions fans will benefit from this winning partnership and experience seamless city travel experience and take an Uber to and from the Saurashtra Stadium to roar with the lions.”
This summer, while the players are sweating it out on the field, riders can conveniently request UberLIONS to reach to the stadium.
Steps to request uberLIONS to get a ride to Rajkot and get back to Ahmedabad
1. Slide to uberLIONS vehicle view on the Uber app.
2. Request a ride for a flat fare of Rs. 4499 for upto 500kms, post which users will be charged Rs. 9/km.
3. Users will have pay in cash for these round trips, Ahmedabad - Rajkot - Ahmedabad
“As Gujarat Lion’s official mobility partners, we want to make sure riders have a safe and reliable ride, so they can sit back and build up the excitement on the way to catch their favourite team in action." said Viral Jhaveri, General Manager, Gujarat, Uber India.
As a part of this partnership, Uber is also launching a #RequestRideRoar campaign, that will give lucky riders the opportunity to meet & greet the Gujarat Lions and win tickets to match, while enjoying an affordable ride.