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Top Online Travel Companies (OTAs) in India: Get to Know Them Better Before Using Their Services

There are more than 30 online travel companies in India except airlines and other hotels. Few of them specialize in a particular field. For the benefit of all visitors to India from all over the world, the top ten places where you can book your trip to India are as follows:

Makemytrip.com – MakeMyTrip, travel website no. 1 of India, founded and promoted by Mr. Deep Kalra, is the most important website in the country for any travel related product and service. They offer plane tickets, hotel reservations, car rentals, holiday destinations and even train reservations now on their website. Makemytrip serves the US and Canadian markets, the Indian market and recently they have also started makemytrip in the UAE. Makemytrip is presenting its IPO bags in the United States and raised about $ 100 million. They subscribed and raised about $ 800 million. Its office is headquartered in Gurgaon, India, and has more than 700 employees. His code specialization is vacation planning and booking, including incoming travelers. They are believed to sell more than 8,000 tickets a day.

Yatra – Yatra is known to be the second best OTA travel website in the country. It has been promoted by Dhruv Shringi along with a couple more guys, who have served with eBookers before this project. Yatra has been funded by some Indian leaders Reliance Group, TV 18 Group and NVP and has recently also secured funding from Intel. They specialize in domestic flights. They are also headquartered in Gurgaon in India and have over 600 employees. They also book car, hotel, holiday and train rentals. They are currently expected to sell more than 5,000 tickets a day.

Cleartrip – Cleartrip was a new entrant in the Indian market about 3 years ago and are known for their technology. As its name suggests, its technology is very clear and on the home page you also don’t see any banners or pop-ups. They were the first OTAs to integrate with India’s railway reservation system called IRCTC. They are based in Mumbai and have a smaller team compared to Makemytrip or Yatra.

Expedia India – Expedia has recently entered the Indian travel space and is currently engaged in its hotel business. They still have to integrate LCC (low cost carriers) like GoAir, GoIndigo, JetLite, Kingfisher Red etc into their portfolio. But it is certain that within a year, they will lead the Indian market.

Travelocity India – Travelocity is once again a new entrant in the Indian market and is advancing rapidly. They bought another OTA hotel called Travelguru recently. They are controlled from Singapore.