Introduction to Ola

Founded in 2011 by Bhavish Aggarwal and Ankit Bhati, Ola is one of the world’s largest ride-sharing companies. Ola integrates city transportation for customers and drivers onto a mobile technology platform ensuring convenient, transparent, and quick service fulfillment. Ola is focused on leveraging the best of technology and building innovative solutions ground-up, that are relevant at a global scale.

Globally, Ola has achieved:

  • 1 Billion rides
  • 110+ cities
  • 100 Million customers
  • 1 Million driver partners
  • 2 Million trips every day

Ola is now present in India, Australia, New Zealand and the UK.

In Australia and New Zealand, Ola is accessible for drivers and riders in:


  • Sydney
  • Melbourne
  • Brisbane
  • Gold Coast
  • Canberra
  • Adelaide
  • Perth
  • NEW Cities coming soon!


  • Auckland
  • Wellington
  • Christchurch
  • Hamilton
  • Queenstown
  • Tauranga