Hiring a driver for outstation/short trips

A drive down to your weekend getaway is all you need to get away from all the hustle and bustle of the city? We occasionally need a break from our busy schedules and spend time with friends and family. Driving down yourself can be tiring at times and can take away all the joy from your trip. Wouldn’t it be easier and safer if you could just hire a driver and sit back and relax?

Why hiring a driver is safer

Hiring a driver has its’ advantages. Well, the first thing is safety. Visiting an unknown place, going through unknown roads involves a lot of risks. The best driver in your group can face problems as well, or at least a little self-doubt when he has to traverse roads in an unknown territory.

This especially applies when your destination is a hill-station. Be it for a short trip or a long weekend, driving to a hill station can prove to be difficult if you are not experienced. The roads are narrow, winding, and usually fraught with hair-pin bends. The stress of being on the look-out constantly, for other vehicles and dangers can leave even the most confident driver shaken. This results in the trip being unsatisfactory for the designated driver, and has the possibility to ruin the mood for the entirety of the visit.

Hire a driver for your trip! Professional drivers are used to dealing with the pressure of the job, and will gladly take over the reins from you. You will be able at peace and will be able to take in all the good experiences from the Journey.

However, the problem lies with the availability of drivers. Drivers are usually in high demand, especially in metros. Part-time drivers are never easy to find, whereas full-time drivers are just not worth it. Suitable middle-ground is difficult to find, but DriveU, with the innovative use of technology, has done just that!

The solution

DriveU, an android app available on Play Store helps you tackle this problem effectively. The app lets you hire a temporary driver for the entirety of the trip, once you feed in your location as well as the destination of your journey. The service can be availed in major cities across the country- Mumbai, Bangalore, Chennai, Pune, Delhi-NCR and Hyderabad.Image result for driveU

Drivers for hire are available at economic rates through the DriveU app, starting at Rs.89 per hour. For outstation trips, though, the rates are Rs.1199 for 24 hours, and Rs.599 for each additional 12 hours. You can even track the location of your driver as he arrives, and once he reaches all you have to do is hand over the keys to your vehicle.

At the end of the trip, the fee can be paid in cash, or transferred electronically through the facility provided in the DriveU app. Popular e-wallets are also supported, including PayTM, PayU Money and MobiKwik.

DriveU has provided you with the liberty to spend your vacation without the added responsibility of navigating your car through traffic or tough roads. So what are you waiting for? Get a driver on hire with only a few simple taps on the DriveU app and take that well-deserved vacation you have been planning!