This is Bolt’s fourth location in Portugal.
Bolt, former Taxify, heads south to start operating in the Algarve region. As of this Tuesday, Bolt already has drivers ready to receive passengers, offering a discount of up to 50% for the users of the region.
“Consolidating our presence in the Algarve is an important milestone for Bolt. After the big cities, the southern region is one of the most important in the country and has always been part of our expansion strategy. months of summer, making it an excellent opportunity to offer a more accessible service among the various cities in the Algarve. “The expansion to the fourth location in Portugal shows how we have gained the Portuguese confidence quickly,” says David Ferreira da Silva, responsible for Taxify in Portugal.
For now, the platform will be available only with the normal category. To use the service, users should only download, available for iOS and Android devices, create an account and enter a payment method.
“With a presence in Lisbon, Porto, and Braga, Bolt, it reaches the Algarve with a value 15% lower than the main competitor and with a discount of up to 50% for users in the region. Drivers offer a lower rate, charging only 15% of commission for those who work with the platform, “it can be read in the Bolt statement.