Company Overview

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Status:
Acquired by ibiboGroup
Founded:
2006
Headquarters:
Mumbai
Funding:
$8.30M
Categories:
Curated Web

redBus is a bus ticketing company in India, that sells tickets through online and offline outlets.

Description

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RedBus.in provides an online service to purchase bus tickets in India.

Like all innovations, redBus too has a very interesting story.

All the founders used to work in Bangalore at the time (sometime in 2005) - all with top IT MNCs - IBM, Texas Instruments and Honeywell. They were friends from BITS Pilani, one of India's finest engineering colleges.

During Diwali that year, one of them wanted to spend the festival in his home town. Since he didn't know his schedule till the end, taking a bus was the only choice.

He ran around town hunting for a ticket, but they were all sold out minutes before he reached the travel agents. Bangalore traffic is notorious and can grip you at the wrong time. That's exactly what happened that day.

That's when he thought of the possibility of providing consumers the convenience of booking a bus ticket over the internet. The objective was... See More

Current Team (1)

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Board Members and Advisors (2)

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Funding Rounds (3) - $8.30M

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Investors (3)

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    Inventus Capital Partners

    Inventus Capital Partners is a US-India venture firm managed by successful entrepreneurs and..
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    Helion Venture Partners

    Helion Venture Partners is a stage independent, India-focused venture fund, investing in high..
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    SeedFund

    Seedfund started with the team- People that had hands-on experience with raw startups in India.

Offices/Locations (3)

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  • Bus tickets Chennai

    F-6, Sriji Majestic Commercial Complex ,

    E-Road, Omni Bus Terminus, Koyambedu,

    Chennai, 600107

    IND

  • Bus tickets Bangalore

    #311, 7th Cross,

    Domlur,

    Bangalore City, 560071

    IND

  • bus tickets online Mumbai

    Shop# 4, Krishna Niwas,

    Rokadia Lane, Pai Nagar, Borivelli West,

    Mumbai, 400092

    IND