A startup called Mibarim (we take you) has launched a service which aims to assist short distance carpooling and daily commute within the Tehran metropolitan region.
The brand, which is supported by DMOND Accelerator, started working last year and has more than 6,700 registrations from vehicle owners and passengers, local Web News Agency reported.
However, Mibarim is not the first to introduce such services since other players in the market like Carvanro, Hampasho.com and Rahsepar have been offering similar services for a couple of years already.
The apps are available for Android and iOS, and features payments, mapping, contact info, and other useful services related to travel around the capital city.
With Mibarim, people should create profiles verifying their identity by phone and ID number, so as to ensure safety of commuters.
The procedure is like other similar services popular in the world; passengers can choose their route on the app’s map and look for vehicles on their designated route.
Registered users can also give and receive comments to promote the quality of their carpools.