So two major names in the Pakistani Transport Industry, Careem and Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) have reached an agreement to create an unforgettable experience for customers who the Careem app and in addition to that the national airline carrier to travel within the country. The signing of the agreement took place at the PIA Head Office with members of the senior leadership of both companies a part of the meeting which decided the new course of action.
Moreover,the new partnership will now give Careem customers a whopping 50% discount on GO+ and Business rides to and from 10+ airports when they book a flight through PIA. In addition to things,customers will receive a promo code with their in-flight confirmation SMS.On top of that, the partnership also means that users will be given an exclusive check-in counters for Careem customers to ensure an even smoother check-in experience as a passenger which in all honesty is pretty cool.
It should be noted that since the two companies Uber and Careem started servicing in Pakistan many passengers traveling to and from airports in different cities increasingly choose to travel with the ride-hailing platforms for both personal and business use to have a vehicle available pick them up within minutes of booking a ride. In this regard the General Manager of Careem Pakistan Zeeshan Hasib Baig commented that “Careem believes that lasting partnerships are the key to creating value for our customers. This partnership with PIA will ensure that high density locations such as airports are properly facilitated through a digital platform like Careem. This will simplify and improve lives by providing end-to-end traveling experience.”
Now in addition to offering discounts on various rides, there are also quite a few prizes up for grabs for customers as well. Individuals who avail the most number of rides to and from the airport on Careem will also be given a chance participate and get a chance to win the opportunity to tour PIA’s in-flight simulator. So if you ever wanted to be a pilot this should be seen as an amazing opportunity for you.
Additionally, PIA passengers who use Careem will have the chance to win other exciting prizes through raffles, giveaways and much more in the months to come.
Air Marshall Arshad Malik, Chief Executive Officer PIA, stated that “PIA’s partnership with Careem is in line with our desire to offer a seamless travel experience to our passengers. I acknowledge and appreciate this initiative with Careem. This is just the start. The sky’s the limit.”
So all in all the contract has been signed by the two major companies and users will soon be able to avail amazing offers and discounts for both services by using the Careem app so if you are travelling out of city by air in the coming few days/weeks or months then download the Careem app and you may just be surprised.