|Post IPO Valuation|
|Phone||+86 10 62690100|
|Series B, 11/2007 |
|Venture Round, 11/2009 |
|Private Equity, 6/2011 |
|Private Equity, 4/2013 |
As a leading mainland search engine, Qunar is currently the world’s largest Chinese-language online travel information provider.
As an innovative technology company, Qunar aims to provide Chinese travelers with most comprehensive and accurate travel information, and bring China’s travel industry online and mobile. Working on helping travelers to make the best travel choice, Qunar organizes enormous information and provides thorough and instant search of flights, hotels, packages, group-buying deals, visa and other travel-related information by its accessible, humanistic, and avant-garde technology. Qunar believes in technology innovation and is committed to providing diversified solutions to travelers on the road through its mobile platform.
Qunar, founded in February, 2005 and headquartered in Beijing, Baidu invested US$306 million in Qunar and became Qunar’s majority shareholder on June 24, 2011.
A survey by mainland consulting firm iResearch showed that the number of monthly visits to Qunar.com reached around 75 million in January 2013, beating all mainland travel sites. The total number of activated users for Qunar’s mobile app hit more than 34 million by the end of March.
In 2013, Qunar searches over 700 Chinese online travel web sites, covering more than 100,000 hotels, 11,000 domestic and international air routes, around 40,000 holiday packages and 25,000 tourist sites. Qunar also provides group-buying deals in more than 100 Chinese cities.
Qunar faces stiff competition from Elong and Ctrip.