Rome2rio is an American online multimodal transport search engine helping travellers get to and from any location in the world. Based in Melbourne, Australia and owned by Omio. Rome2rio was founded by Bernhard Tschirren and Dr. Michael Cameron, two ex- Microsoft software engineers.Is Rome2rio owned by Omio?
In October 2019, Rome2rio was acquired by Omio, the Berlin-based travel booking platform. In January 2020, Yeswanth Munnangi (Yesh) takes over as CEO of Rome2rio, and Michael Cameron joins the board of directors.What happened to Rome2rio?
In November 2017, Rome2rio moved to a new headquarters in Richmond, Melbourne's digital quarter. In July 2019, Craig Penfold joins the company as Chief Technology Officer. In October 2019, Rome2rio was acquired by Omio, the Berlin-based travel booking platform.What is the story behind the creation of Rome2rio?
Rome2rio was founded by Bernhard Tschirren and Dr Michael Cameron, two ex-Microsoft software engineers. The site was born out of their frustrations with the lack of a fast, easy-to-use, and comprehensive multi-modal search engine with global coverage.