Chariot is solving your commute, one neighborhood at a time.

In a crowded field of transit options, Chariot's sole focus is on a fast and reliable commuting experience.

Chariot is a Y Combinator-backed startup using crowdsourced routes to design better transit routes, fulfilled by a service that has proven to be 97% on time in its first year.
StateClosed
TypeSubsidiary
Parent CompanyFord Motor
HQSan Francisco, CA, US
Founded2014
Websitechariot.com
Cybersecurity ratingAMore
Chariot was founded in 2014 and is headquartered in San Francisco, CA, US

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Key People/Management at Chariot

Ali Vahabzadeh

Ali Vahabzadeh

Co-Founder / CEO

Chariot Office Locations

Chariot has an office in San Francisco
San Francisco, CA, US (HQ)
300 Beale Street Unit A
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Chariot Financials and Metrics

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Founding Date

2014

Total Funding

$3 m

Investors

In total, Chariot had raised $3 m. Chariot is a subsidiary of Ford Motor

Chariot Operating Metrics

Aug, 2017

Daily Rides

4 k
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Chariot Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

A

96/100

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Chariot Online and Social Media Presence

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Chariot News and Updates

Dan Grossman, cadre chez Chariot, Ford et General Motors, rejoint le conseil consultatif de Bestmile

LAUSANNE, Suisse et SAN FRANCISCO, 25 juin 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Bestmile, la principale plateforme d'orchestration de flottes utilisée pour planifier, gérer et optimiser des services de mobilité autonomes et conventionnels, a annoncé aujourd'hui la nomination de Dan Grossman, un pionnier...

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Ford's ride-share service Chariot to shut operations by March-end

Ford Motor Co's ride-share service Chariot is ceasing its operations in the United States and the UK by the end of March, Chariot said in a blog post http://bit.ly/2D3DKjL on Thursday.

Ford to Shut Down Its Chariot Commuter Shuttle Service

The closure comes as Ford launches a massive restructuring plan.

Ford's shuttle-van company Chariot is shutting down this March

Chariot, an app that connects users and shuttle buses, will shutter in March, the San Francisco Examiner reported. Ford acquired Chariot in 2016 for more than $65 million. Chariot, an app that connects users and shuttle buses, will shutter in March, the San Francisco Examiner reported. The app …

A VC reveals the one thing a founder did to totally sweep investors off their feet — even before there was a real, functioning product

One of the primary functions of a venture capitalist's job is to spot the next big thing before it's demonstrated any traction. If it sounds hard, that's because it is. Clara Brenner, a seed-stage investor, placed an early bet on Chariot, the mini-bus shuttle service that Ford later acquired for $…
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Chariot Blogs

Holiday Commuter Schedule 2018

Happy Holidays, commuters! We have adjusted our commuter service hours in each market to reflect the upcoming Holidays and give our Charioteers time with their friends and families.  Check out... The post Holiday Commuter Schedule 2018 appeared first on Chariot.

A note from our friends at SFMTA

Good morning Neighbors, Union Square to the Marina and Cow Hollow in 14 minutes? As the Central Subway project nears completion, the San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency (SFMTA) is starting... The post A note from our friends at SFMTA appeared first on Chariot.

New York Holiday Route Update

The Rockefeller Christmas Tree Lighting will be attracting thousands of spectators throughout the holiday season. The Christmas Tree is on display from November 28 through January 7, 2019. Streets will be closed at the... The post New York Holiday Route Update appeared first on Chariot.

A new way to use Chariot

Chariot for Commuters and Enterprise We’ve been busy at Chariot in London helping Londoners around Wandsworth, Battersea, Greenwich and Belvedere Village simplify their commute and launching our Enterprise service in... The post A new way to use Chariot appeared first on Chariot.

Building a better Chariot rider experience

Our mission of creating a transit solution that relieves congestion — while offering a comfortable, personalized commuting experience — is the foundation of Chariot. Over the past year, we have... The post Building a better Chariot rider experience appeared first on Chariot.

San Francisco Dreamforce Temporary Stop Changes

From 9/24/18 through 9/28/18 a few of our stops will be temporarily changed due to Dreamforce road closures.    We’ve outlined those changes below:   Nutanix AM: Stop 147 Fulton... The post San Francisco Dreamforce Temporary Stop Changes appeared first on Chariot.
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Chariot Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Chariot founded?

    Chariot was founded in 2014.

  • Who are Chariot key executives?

    Chariot's key executives are Ali Vahabzadeh.

  • How many employees does Chariot have?

    Chariot has 47 employees.

  • Who are Chariot competitors?

    Competitors of Chariot include SmartFrog, Mezzanine and Lg-ericsson.

  • Where is Chariot headquarters?

    Chariot headquarters is located at 300 Beale Street Unit A , San Francisco.

  • Where are Chariot offices?

    Chariot has an office in San Francisco.

  • How many offices does Chariot have?

    Chariot has 1 office.