Gati launches 'Student Express' service to facilitate convenient relocation to hostels
With a flat fee and a convenient 20 kg box, Student Express delivers optimum convenience to ensure a hassle-free transport experience
Gati Ltd., an Allcargo Group company and one of India’s premier express logistics and supply chain solutions providers, has recently launched Student Express, an exclusively designed affordable, rapid, and reliable logistics service with a nationwide network for the student community that helps them move their luggage to any city in the country.
Student Express services are available at an all-inclusive flat rate of Rs 825 for surface transport mode and Rs 2100 on Gati air. The flat rates are applicable for moving a 20 kg special box.
The service is affordably priced to make it easy on the pocket. The key objective is to help the student community to focus on their dreams and eliminate luggage worries.
In addition to affordable prices, the service offers students a range of convenient and safety features and they can also track their shipment online. The other features include special packaging and wrapping, holiday and Sunday pickup and delivery, free doorstep pickup and delivery, transportation through weatherproof container vehicles, online and SMS tracking systems, email updates, and 24/7 customer support.
Students can avail of Student Express to take advantage of the vast service network of rapid and reliable transportation services across 19800 pin codes covering 735 districts out of 739 districts in India.
Gati, a pioneer in the express logistics space, launched Student Express in 2012 to offer a hassle-free transportation experience to students.
Commenting on the re-launch of Student Express, Huafreed Nasarwanji, Chief Commercial Officer, Gati Ltd. said, “Student Express has emerged as the preferred logistics service among students for moving their personal belongings to/from hostels. Leveraging the express logistics infrastructure and delivery capabilities of Gati, Student Express has built a differentiated positioning in the market banking on affordability and efficiency. As per our estimate, more than a million students move every year. With Student Express, we offer them enhanced accessibility, visibility, speed, and safety. At the onset of the new academic year, we aim to target all educational institutions in the country. We are gearing up to serve over 2 lakh orders in the April-June and July-September quarters in 2023, as back-to-campus movements are expected to intensify, going forward.”
Gati Limited, an Allcargo Group Company, is India’s pioneer in Express Distribution and Supply Chain Solutions. Founded in 1989, Gati has a strong presence across Asia, including a nationwide network that covers 99% of the country's districts, Gati’s unparalleled reach creates the unique advantage of covering every part of India.