How to sign up and order an Ola car

Posted by: RideGuru Team May 17, 2018
Updated Jan 16, 2020


Need help signing up for Ola and ordering your first Ola car? In this article we will walk you through how to sign up for Ola and order an Ola car.

How to Sign Up for Ola

1. First download the Ola app from the app store.

Download Uber App

2. Create Your Ola account

Create Ola Account

At this point in time in order to create your account you will need to enter in a mobile phone number that has an India or Australia country code. to switch the country code from India to Australia, click on the Indian Flag icon.

3. Add money to you Ola Money account or choose to pay in cash

Ola Money

4. You are now ready to request your first ride!

Ola Services

Follow the instructions below to learn how to request an Ola ride.


How to Request an Ola Car

Ola’s interface is pretty similar to Uber or Lyft. Upon opening the app, you will see a map of your immediate area with a pin in your location. TIP: Make sure to turn on location services for the Ola app!

1. First type in your starting and ending locations.

Ola Pickup and Dropoff

2. Choose your level of service

Ols Services

Ola has several options for levels of service to choose from. Click here to learn about each of Ola’s service options.

Also notice that Ola allows you to book your ride for “Now” or “Later”

3. Request your Ola ride and track in real time

Track you Ola ride

Once you have entered in your trip details and clicked on "Ride Now", Ola will connect you to a driver. You can track the drivers location and when they will arrive to pick you up through the app

4. Rate your Driver

Ola Rate your Driver

At the end of your trip you have the option to rate your driver.


Have questions about ordering an Ola car? Try asking our ride experts in the RideGuru Forum.

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