Noida based Railyatri.in has raised a pre-series funding led by Helion Venture partners along with Omidyar Network. The amount of funding is however not disclosed. Earlier investor Blume Ventures and Ujamaa Ventures have also participated in this funding round.
Railyatri founded by Manish Rathi, Sachin Saxena and Kapil Raizada in the year 2011. The company earlier raised fund from Blume Ventures and Ujamaa Ventures.
Company’s android application was released in April last year. RailYatri provides an information concierge like services to the Indian Railway passengers and their family/contacts interested in getting personalized real time train and other travel-related data on their journey using modes of communication like Internet, Email, Text Messages, Voice, etc.
Manish Rathi CEO of Railyatri said “We are helping travellers make decisions in a systemic manner by crunching historical data and making predictions,”