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Onboard passenger information solution for UK bus and coach industry

Onboard passenger information solution for UK bus and coach industry

In addition to being able to use reliable, high-performance onboard wi-fi, passengers will have instant access to accurate arrival times, assistance and onward travel options.

Hitachi Rail pilots smart ticket technology

Hitachi Rail pilots smart ticket technology

The sensor beacon technology being developed and trialled could eventually result in the removal of ticket barriers and signal an end to queues at the ticket machine.

Scottish transport company goes contactless in time for festivals

Scottish transport company goes contactless in time for festivals

Bus company Lothian is introducing the country’s first contactless and fare-capped public transport system in Edinburgh as part of a partnership with Flowbird Transport Intelligence.

Big names invest in AI-based mass transit platform

Big names invest in AI-based mass transit platform

Alibaba joins Verizon Ventures and other investors in the Optibus platform that uses advanced algorithms to help cites better plan mass transportation operations

More low emission bus zones for London

More low emission bus zones for London

The UK capital’s mayor has launched five new clean air areas and it is estimated that the programme will reduce annual NOx emissions by an average of 90 per cent across all seven zones

Bilbao selects Masabi for contactless ticketing

Bilbao selects Masabi for contactless ticketing

Contactless EMV validation devices across buses used in the pilot will provide operator Bilbobus with rich data insights