BlaBlaCar

BlaBlaCar is a trusted community marketplace that connects drivers with empty seats to passengers looking for a ride. Over 2 million people use BlaBlaCar every month creating an entirely new, people powered, transport network. With a dedicated customer service, a state of the art web and mobile platform, and a fast-growing community of users, BlaBlaCar is making travel social, money-saving and more efficient for millions of members. 
Company Growth (employees)
Type
Private
HQ
Paris, FR
Founded
2006
Size (employees)
575 (est)
BlaBlaCar was founded in 2006 and is headquartered in Paris, FR

Key People at BlaBlaCar

Nicolas Brusson

Nicolas Brusson

Co-Founder & CEO
Francis Nappez

Francis Nappez

Co-founder & CTO
Frederic Mazzella

Frederic Mazzella

Founder & Executive Chairman

BlaBlaCar Office Locations

BlaBlaCar has an office in Paris
Paris, FR (HQ)
32 Rue Blanche

BlaBlaCar Data and Metrics

Summary Metrics

Founding Date

2006

Total Funding

$341 m

Latest funding size

$21 m

Time since last funding

12 months

Investors

BlaBlaCar's latest funding round in September 2016 was reported to be $21 m. In total, BlaBlaCar has raised $341 m. BlaBlaCar's latest valuation is reported to be $1.6 b.

BlaBlaCar Financial Metrics

USD

Market valuation

1.6 b

BlaBlaCar Operating Metrics

Y, 2016Apr, 2017

Members

35 m

Drivers

8 m

Traffic Overview of BlaBlaCar

BlaBlaCar Online and Social Media Presence

BlaBlaCar News and Updates

BlaBlaCar launches service for shorter distance commutes

In another bid to diversify its business, BlaBlaCar has launched a new beta app to assist drivers and riders with their commutes to work. The BlaBlaLines app differs from the company’s usual carpooling business model, which connects people for long distance journeys. Instead drivers on shorter dista…

BlaBlaCar unveils BlaBlaLines, a new app for daily commutes

 French startup BlaBlaCar is launching a brand new app and service today. Named BlaBlaLines, this new app is all about short distance carpooling and daily commutes so that you can leave your car at home. BlaBlaCar is going to launch this new service progressively. The app will only be available on A…

How BlaBlaCar faced growing pains and had to change its focus

 And just like other big tech companies, BlaBlaCar recently faced some challenges and had to define a new strategy for the coming years. In a surprisingly candid interview, BlaBlaCar co-founder and CEO Nicolas Brusson looked back at the past few months and shared everything. The markets In 2014 and …

BlaBlaCar launches Ambassadors program with Opel and ALD

French carpooling platform BlaBlaCar has announced its new “Ambassadors” program in a partnership with Opel and leasing company ALD Automotive. Ambassadors is a “car-as-a-service” program for BlaBlaCar’s most active members, which will include lower leasing, warranty, and maintenance fees. The pilot…

BlaBla billions

How BlaBlaCar created a global transport network with empty car seats.

The inside story of BlaBlaCar

How BlaBlaCar created a global transport network with empty car seats.
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BlaBlaCar Company Life and Culture

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