Articles tagged “goeuro”

Transportation Booker GoEuro Changing Name to Omio

Transportation Booker GoEuro Changing Name to Omio

Patrick Whyte, Skift

A new name shows that GoEuro has ambitions outside of Europe. Can it deliver on this promise?

4 months ago

GoEuro Touts Growth in Ground Transport But Sees No Profit in Sight

GoEuro Touts Growth in Ground Transport But Sees No Profit in Sight

Sean O'Neill, Skift

GoEuro CEO Naren Shaam said his company is having strong growth in helping consumers book intercity trips on their smartphones. But can he guide his company into profitability?

10 months ago

Rival Multi-Modal Booking Sites See Their Once-Distinct Strategies Increasingly Merging

Rival Multi-Modal Booking Sites See Their Once-Distinct Strategies Increasingly Merging

Dave Montali, Skift

GoEuro and Rome2rio have two totally different approaches to multi-modal, but share the same goal -- to capture the European multi-modal market share. Given the complexity of searching for and booking very diverse forms of transportation, it makes sense for companies in a mobile era to lean toward becoming booking sites.

3 years ago

GoEuro’s First Priority After $70 Million in New Funding Is Raising Awareness

GoEuro’s First Priority After $70 Million in New Funding Is Raising Awareness

Patrick Whyte, Skift

It has taken a long time for rail companies and governments to loosen their grip on the data they control. Now that its happened, GoEuro and others operating in multi-modal metasearch are well placed to take advantage.

3 years ago

The Fickle Startup: When to Chase and When to Flee From a Category Leader

The Fickle Startup: When to Chase and When to Flee From a Category Leader

Dennis Schaal, Skift

Given the headlines, while Rome2Rio, Captain Train and Loco2 are trying to get the message out that they are just as hot as travel-startup peer GoEuro, in contrast Hot Hotels is getting the word out that it will avoid some of the business model pitfalls of HotelTonight.

4 years ago

GoEuro Gets $45 Million in Funding Round Led by Goldman Sachs

GoEuro Gets $45 Million in Funding Round Led by Goldman Sachs

Dennis Schaal, Skift

If transportation complexity creates opportunity, then GoEuro, flush with another $45 million in funding, has an open road ahead.

4 years ago

GoEuro Raises $27 Million in Funding for Rail, Bus and Flight Platform

GoEuro Raises $27 Million in Funding for Rail, Bus and Flight Platform

Dennis Schaal, Skift

Doing what GoEuro is attempting to do, collecting and structuring all the data necessary to bring all of these varied transportation modes together, is harder to do than squeezing into a rush-hour subway in Times Square. But, someone's got to do it.

5 years ago

Data collection is biggest challenge facing European booking website GoEuro

It’s only a matter of time before European governments loosen their grip on state-owned transport data, a trend that’s slowly developing and improving tech innovation as it grows.

6 years ago

GoEuro attracts $4 million in funding for transportation search engine

This could be a very valuable service for any company that can really accomplish its goals. With ground transportation, in particular, being so fragmented, $4 million can lay the groundwork, but GoEuro will have to be in it for the long haul.

6 years ago