Uber the world’s largest cab sharing company has launched Uber Boat service in Mumbai. This is in partnership with Maharashtra Maritime Board. The service will provide boat service from 3 of the city’s famous coastal routes i.e Gateway of India, Elephanta Islands and Mandwa Jetty (Alibaug). This will be an speed boat service starting February 1. Customers can avail two variants of Uber Boat with seating capacity of 6-8 seater for Uber Boat and 10+ seater for Uber Boat XL.
The Uber Boat rides will be have best in class safety functionalities which includes lifejackets, emergency contact details, printed collaterals along with a manual that highlights safety instructions.
The rides will cost INR 5,700/- for Uber Boat (6-8 seater speed boat) and INR 9,500/- for Uber Boat XL (10+ seater speed boat) for all the active routes. The ride takes around 20min versus the regular boat with take around 45min.
There are many traditional boats already serving on this route which cost much less with the below schedule.
Boat Ticket cost From Mumbai (Gateway Of India) To Alibaug
MUMBAI – ALIBAUG BOAT OPERATOR
(Cost in Rupees)
|TICKET PRICE FOR TRAVEL BETWEEN MUMBAI AND ALIBAUG|
|MAIN DECK||UPPER DECK||AIR-CONDITIONED|
|PNP Maritime Services||150|
Official news on Uber Speed Boat