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Six Japanese cities launch MaaS mobile ticketing
30 Mar 2021
Transit services in the cities of Oita, Sapporo, Asahikawa, Kumamoto, Oshima and Tsuchiura are available via the Japan Transit Planner and Norikae Annai apps.
Bilbao bus service pilots contactless ticketing
25 Feb 2021
The system is being trialled as a first step in bringing safe contactless payments to passengers in the Spanish city as well as attracting locals and visitors back to public transport.
Colorado DOT launches mobile ticketing service
29 Jan 2021
The contactless and Covid-safe app offers an upgrade to current ticketing options by enabling Outrider passengers to purchase and display tickets directly on their smartphones.
Denver’s RTD teams with Lyft on mobile fare payment
07 Dec 2020
Launch of mobile ticketing solution for RTD public transit makes customers in the Denver Metro region the first to be able to purchase tickets to ride local buses and trains through the Lyft app.
Cashless mobile ticketing fare system rolled out in San Joaquin County
23 Nov 2020
Cashless mobile ticketing is integrated into the Vamos mobility app to help make journeys safer, easier and simpler across transit agencies serving San Joaquin County.
Ann Arbor launches contactless mobile ticketing solution
07 Oct 2020
Mobile ticketing is considered an important component in helping make transit as safe as possible by removing the need to physically exchange currency, tickets or passes.
Kagoshima and Hachijo-jima introduce mobile ticketing in-app service
03 Sep 2020
The two deployments are the latest driven by the partnership between Jorudan and Masabi signed in 2019 to integrate their services and roll out mobile ticketing in cities across Japan.
Collier County rolls out contactless ticketing
19 Aug 2020
The app is powered by Masabi’s Justride fare payments-as-a-service which removes the need for passengers to handle cash, physical tickets, or interact with ticketing infrastructure.
EMT Valencia launches cashless mobile ticketing solution
11 Aug 2020
With passengers able to purchase and display tickets directly on their smartphones, it will also provide passengers with a Covid-safe way to ride public transport and help speed up journey times.
Thames Clippers launches re-branded Uber Boat in London
03 Aug 2020
Thames Clippers is joining forces with Uber to encourage people to travel by boat across London city using its fleet of 20 boats that depart from 23 piers on the Thames.
Specialists to jointly develop MaaS applications
22 Jul 2020
Masabi and Kyyti have formed a partnership to provide best-of-breed mobility-as-a-service solutions to transport authorities, agencies and operators around the world.
Uber introduces regional transit mobile ticketing across Ohio and Kentucky
15 Jul 2020
The multi-state and multi-agency integration aims to provide increased flexibility for riders by facilitating access to a regional mobile ticketing option, all from within its app.
Calgary Transit launches mobile ticketing system
06 Jul 2020
Masabi’s JustRide platform allows passengers to buy tickets and passes anytime, anywhere, using their smartphones and provides a contactless service in the Covid-19 era.
St Louis Metro Transit adds contactless fare option
22 Jun 2020
The app’s new mobile fare feature is part of the transport company’s efforts to adapt to the Covid-19 pandemic and keep both passengers and employees safe when they travel.
Masabi and Littlepay unveil contactless ticketing solution “in a box”
08 Jun 2020
Passengers will be able to tap their contactless bank cards or mobile phones to travel, removing the potential risks of handling cash or physically interacting with ticketing infrastructure.
Jorudan and Masabi partner to bring mobile ticketing to Oita city
08 Oct 2019
Jorudan has integrated the Justride mobile ticketing SDK into its transit apps so that once an operator signs up to the service, tickets can be made available in the applications.
In-app ticketing comes to Denver metro area
11 Sep 2019
RTD, Transit and Masabi have come together to enable travellers to plan and pay for trips involving multiple modes of transportation on a single platform.
Fort Collins students can use ID cards to tap-and-ride
04 Aug 2019
Transit agency, Transfort, is working with Masabi to roll out mobile ticketing and other time-saving features designed to improve the rider experience.
Jorudan rolls out mobile ticketing in Japanese cities
03 Jul 2019
The country’s leading trip-planning service has integrated with Masabi’s Justride SDK platform helping public transport operators and cities start to realise mobility-as-a-service.
Masabi device makes tap-and-ride affordable for more cities
11 Jun 2019
Justride Validator is a multi-format scanning device that aims to make account-based ticketing accessible to transport authorities of any size.
Mastercard and Kisio help passengers book entire trip in one app
14 May 2019
By embedding payment and security technology into trip planning and ticketing capabilities, transportation providers and cities can move towards mobility-as-a-service solutions.
Denver travellers in Uber transit ticket world-first
03 May 2019
Users of the ride-hailing app in the US city are able to buy Regional Transportation District tickets through the app and then use their phone to ride rail and bus services.
Mobile ticketing arrives in Rome
01 Apr 2019
The Italian capital’s tour bus operator is rolling out the Justride ticketing platform which removes the need for tourists to visit a travel shop to buy their ticket.
Uber riders in Denver set to be the first to use integrated transit app
01 Feb 2019
The city’s Regional Transportation District will be the first agency to offer public transport mobile ticketing within the Uber app using Masabi’s Justride SDK platform
07 May 2021
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