Paytm introduces Best Price Guaranteed Offer on bus ticket booking — get 2X cashback on price difference


One97 Communications Limited that owns the brand Paytm, India’s leading digital payments and financial services company and the pioneer of QR and mobile payments, has launched the Best Price Guaranteed programme for bus ticket bookings on the Paytm app. With this, Paytm users booking bus tickets will get cashback of two times the price difference if they find a lower price on any other online travel aggregator (OTA).

To avail this offer, users need to book tickets with the promo code “BESTPRICE” and they will get a flat 20% cashback of up to 100. Additionally, if the user finds a lower price for the booking on any other OTA, a cashback of two times the price difference up to ₹500 will be transferred in their Paytm Wallet within seven days of completing a successful bus journey. The offer is applicable only on booking with private bus service operators.

While comparing the prices, users need to ensure that the bus operator, services offered (AC/non-AC, seat type-seater/sleeper etc.), date and time of the journey are the same on both the platforms.

How to claim cashback under Best Price Guarantee scheme:

  1. Book a bus ticket on Paytm and apply the promo code “BESTPRICE”.
  2. If within 24 hours of booking your ticket, you find a lower price on any other OTA for your same bus, contact us on the “24X7 Help & Support” tab in the Paytm app.
  3. Select your respective bus booking, choose an option to proceed and select: “”Best Price Guaranteed Program – Claim””.
  4. Please select the applicable responses and upload screenshots from both the platforms being compared.
  5. Your screenshots from the ‘Order Summary’ pages should contain the following:
    1. Booking ID
    1. Promo code application details
    1. Number of passengers
    1. Fare breakup details

Paytm Spokesperson said, “Our platform is trusted for all travel needs of a user with a wide network of bus, train and flight ticket booking options. We understand that bus travel is one of the most preferred modes of transport for millions of users and we strive to ensure that their travel booking is fast, secure and hassle-free. To make it fun, we have introduced the Best Price Guaranteed offer, where users can win exciting cashbacks.”

Paytm is one of the most preferred online platforms for travel bookings due to its partnership with all major airlines, bus operators and IRCTC. The company is  an International Air Transport Association (IATA) accredited travel agent. Paytm app provides a quick and easy ticket experience with enhanced inventories and additions, free cancellation and refunds, and travel insurance. Paytm also offers the best deals and discounts for ticket booking due to a wide spectrum of bank partnerships.