Flipkart ties up with MakeMyTrip for online bookings

Flipkart has announced its tie-up with MakeMyTrip for travel bookings. Through the partnership, users can now make travel bookings through MakeMyTrip’s services using Flipkart’s mobile application.

The partnership will be rolled out with domestic flight bookings in the next few weeks, followed by hotels, bus, and holiday bookings.

“The partnership will help us reach out to an even wider consumer base through MakeMyTrip’s multiple travel booking sites — MakeMyTrip, Goibibo and redBus — and open up the online travel market significantly,” said the founder and Group Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of MakeMyTrip Deep Kalra.

The companies did not disclose the financial details of the partnership. “The tie-up also helps in furthering Flipkart’s goal of being a one-stop destination” for all digital transactions,” said Kalyan Krishnamurthy, the CEO of Flipkart .