Grab Car (Lady) in Thailand 


Many people appreciate the convenience and quickness of ride-share appsyou can literally call a ride of any type from your fingertips. However, there are safety concerns about the business model. 

To help users feel safer, Grab Thailand has introduced a feature where they can request a female driver or chauffeur with no price difference. 

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GrabCar Lady option in Thailand


Booking a female driver on Grab is simple – in fact, it’s the same process as requesting a ride

Grab Thailand Now Allows Users To Request Female Drivers For Women To Feel Safer When Commuting
Screenshot: Grab 

Besides the GrabCar option, users can also book a female ‘Chauffeur’ for a V.I.P multi-destination ride throughout the day – which is ideal for someone with a packed schedule.

Grab Thailand Now Allows Users To Request Female Drivers For Women To Feel Safer When Commuting
Screenshot: Grab 


Public reaction to new Grab feature


The ride-share provider’s decision will increase the sense of security for both customers and drivers; netizens have voiced their appreciation for the new GrabCar (Lady) feature.  

Grab Thailand Now Allows Users To Request Female Drivers For Women To Feel Safer When Commuting

Screenshot: ทาสการตลาด

Translation: I just noticed this GrabCar (Lady) option. It’s suitable for women who are commuting solo. The price isn’t much of a difference, and it’s much more convenient now.

Grab Thailand Now Allows Users To Request Female Drivers For Women To Feel Safer When Commuting
Screenshot: Bangkok Women’s Collective

Grab Thailand Now Allows Users To Request Female Drivers For Women To Feel Safer When Commuting
Screenshot: Bangkok Women’s Collective


A safer future for all


Everyone has the right to feel secure, wherever they are, regardless of sex, gender, race, and age. Kudos to Grab and other companies that are taking actionable steps to ensure that all individuals have the tools necessary to feel – and be – safe. 

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