Online movie ticket booking is popular and made easy for user to book, nowadays . It's time to get smarter. Yes, now you can book movie ticket simply by chatting with niki as you would chat with a friend and niki will book movie ticket for you. You might have a lot of questions on how to use a Chatbot like Niki.ai for Movie booking. This article will help you every aspect of an movie booking using Niki.
This articles talks about:
- Entering/changing location where you wish to watch the movie
- Discovering a movie you want to watch
- Selecting theaters you want to watch a movie
- Selecting Date and time of show.
- Steps to book a movie ticket and complete ticket booking via Bookmyshow
- Changing preferences at any time in the conversation
- Applying promocodes
- Viewing details of completed order
- Cancelling the movie ticket
Entering/changing location where you wish to watch the movie
By default niki picks current location if you have provided location permission. You can change the location at any point of time and search movie in your city.
For example, you can type something like Movies in Bangalore or Movies in Howrah.
Discovering a movie you want to watch
You can search for movies running near you or a city you are going to and book a ticket. Niki provides you with following filters:
- Search by movie Name eg : Tiger zinda hai
- Search by date and time eg: tomorrow, around 6 pm
- Search by Theatre chain eg: INOX*
- search by Language eg: Hindi movies
- Search latest movies eg: Latest movies
- Search by genres eg: Action movies
- Or combination any from above option.
*PVR cinemas are not available in niki at the moment.
Selecting theatres you want to watch a movie
Once you selected the movie Niki shows you list of theatre selected movie running. So you can select in which theatre you watch the movie by clicking on “view seat & book “ button. Swipe to view all theatres recommendation cards. You can also search movie entering the theatre name (Ex: “ Show me movies are running Central mall jayanagar” ) then you can select movie from movie list.
Selecting Show date and time
After selecting theatre you need to select date and time of the show. you have to select date and time from movie details page then click on “book seat “ button. This will take you to Bookmyshow page.
Steps to book a movie ticket and complete ticket booking via Bookmyshow
Here the following steps to book movie ticket.
- Enter into movie domain by typing “ movie booking” keyword and enter the city name.
- Select movie from movie recommendation cards.
- select theatre from theatre recommendation cards.
- Choose show Date and time and tap on book movie, this will take you to bookmyshow page.
- Confirm show date and time and click on Buy ticket button and select choose how many seats you want.
- Choose seat numbers and click proceed.(It's not mandatory to login to book my show. but you have to confirm your email address and phone number. ticket confirmation send to email and phone number)
- Select payment option and complete payment process.
- Verify your Email and mobile number, ticket confirmation send to this email , mobile number.
Resetting your order
If you feel you want to change the order completely, you can reset the order at any time during the chat. You just need to type “Reset”. The bot will ask you for confirmation and reset the order. You are still in the Movie domain, so you can continue directly with the changes you want to make in the order.
You will have to enter the Promocode to avail certain offers. Here’s how you can enter the promo code in Niki.ai app.
- Tap on the Menu icon on the top left corner of the app screen.
- Tap on “Offers & Promo codes”
- Under “NIKI PROMO CODES”, you can tap on “Apply Promocode →”
- Enter the Promocode you have and tap on “Apply”
- You will get the confirmation on the screen.
- Navigate to chat screen and start hotel booking conversation.
for example Promo code for Movie : MOV100
*Please note that offers change very frequently. So, we would like you to stay tuned to the updated info on our website https://niki.ai/offers/
Viewing order details of completed orders
Once the payment is completed. Your transaction will get processed. You can know the order details from the My Orders section in the app. Tap on the Menu icon on the top left corner of the app screen and tap on My Orders. Your transaction will be listed here.
Tap on the Repeat icon to repeat the same transaction anytime later. This will take you directly to the payment stage of the transaction.
Tap on the order to get complete details of the order.
Status of the order
- Success - Your order has been processed successfully.
- Failed - Your order is failed.
- Niki Order ID
- Date of Transaction will be listed here.
- Name of the movie
- Theatre name, date and time.
- Booking ID
- Seat number
- Mode of Payment.
- Amount Paid by you
- Total Niki Credits used in the transaction will be shown here.
- Navigate to theatre
- You can tap on this to send out the order summary email to your registered email address
- You can reach out to support section using this button. You can read the available articles or write to support from here.
Cancelling the ticket
You cannot cancel ticket once the ticket confirmed.