JazzCash Introduces In-App Bus Ticketing Feature
Islamabad – 1st October 2019: JazzCash, Pakistan’s fastest-growing digital financial service provider, and Bookme, a leading e-ticketing platform for transport and entertainment, have launched Bus Ticketing services to JazzCash customers across Pakistan.
This service allows travelers to log on to their JazzCash app and complete end-to-end bus ticket booking for their journey. Users can use their mobile account balance to pay for the ticket and with real-time integration; they will be issued a ticket instantly, without the need to stand in queues.
Mariam Hussain Randhawa, Head of Consumer Products at JazzCash, commented on this partnership, “JazzCash is continuously expanding its offerings for its user base and is ensuring that their payment journey remains easy and seamless. This partnership with Bookme is another step towards realizing our vision of bringing ease in the life of Pakistanis. The extraordinary growth of our platforms is testament to the approval of our offerings.”
Faizan Aslam, CEO Bookme, remarked, “As the world shifts towards digitization and online payment services, customers demand greater convenience in terms of payment solutions. BookMe has disrupted the E-ticketing space in Pakistan to offer greater user experience to all customers and is constantly innovating on that front.
JazzCash is the leading digital payment service provider in the country and we are thrilled to partner with it to provide seamless online ticketing to all JazzCash users across Pakistan.”
JazzCash Mobile Account is increasingly becoming popular in providing digital financial services to Pakistanis from all walks of life. With a simplified USSD interface and Mobile App that is available for both iOS and Android devices, the account can be accessed anytime, anywhere by customers across the country who can deposit and withdraw cash from over 80,000 plus JazzCash Agents. Since the JazzCash app is zero-rated for Jazz Customers, customers can now also book their bus tickets without any data charges.
Bookme is among the largest e-commerce platforms in the country in terms of digital transaction flow as it is completely cashless. Bookme’s growth trajectory is well-positioned to mimic the digital adoption curve in Pakistan.