India’s leading online travel company- MakeMy Trip today announced the completion of One million app downloads across mobile platforms – Android, iPhone and Blackberry. MakeMyTrip is the first Indian online travel agency to reach this milestone.The company became the first Indian OTA to launch an iPhone app in May 2012. It launched an app for Android platform in June 2012, while the Blackberry app was launched in 2011.
The MakeMyTrip mobile apps have revolutionized the way Indians make travel-bookings. Using the MakeMyTrip app, customers can book domestic flights, compare fares, manage their trip itinerary, check flight schedules and even find interesting restaurants on their trip. Customers can check the status of a flight with Real Time Flight Schedules. Automatic Location Detection tracks their GPS location and the App auto-fills the airport nearest to their location. The app saves flying preferences on the device to reduce the time and effort for future searches.
Customers needn’t worry about mobile transactions as MakeMyTrip’s Bulletproof Mobile Payment Security ensures secure payment through Credit Card, Debit Card or Net Banking on the mobile. MakeMyTrip also recently launched Last-Minute Hotel Deals where customers can access deep discounts (at least 30%) on same-day Hotel booking. Hotels participating in this offer are displayed as the first five hotels in the search results for same-day check-in. Travellers on the move can access these deals through MakeMyTrip Mobile apps and on the mobile touch-site.
The MMT iPhone app was a huge success in the market and quickly became the most downloaded app on the iTunes India store within a few days of launch. The iPhone App was also ranked as the Top Free App on App Store (India) overall as well as the Travel category. The MMT Android app is rated 4.2 out of 5 in the Google Play store. MakeMyTrip mobile apps are among the top 5 most-downloaded travel apps in the country. Customers can download MakeMyTrip (MMT) app for free from Android Play Store and the Apple Store.