Smart Ticketing - Articles and news items
Industry news • 25 April 2017 • Eurotransport
First Group plc is utilising its bus and rail network to launch an integrated travel ticket for students in York.
Industry news • 12 April 2017 • Eurotransport
As part of a pilot which could see combined rail and bus travel in a single ticket in Bristol, GWR is to launch a new smartcard.
Industry news • 16 March 2017 • Lothian Buses
Nevis Technologies has announced that it will deliver its smart ticketing solutions to Lothian Buses, the UK’s largest publicly owned bus company
Industry news • 27 February 2017 • Rachael Harper
Reading Buses is the first independent operator to go 100% contactless in a scheme which will form the UK’s first town-wide contactless bus network outside of London. This means all residents in the borough will be served by buses accepting bank cards.
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Industry news • 13 January 2017 • Katie Sadler, Eurotransport
New statistics reveal UK commuters spent £700,000 on m-tickets on the first full day back to work in the New Year.
Industry news • 10 January 2017 • Katie Sadler, Eurotransport
First Bus has confirmed plans to introduce contactless payment technology allowing passengers to travel with contactless debit and credit cards.
Industry news • 12 December 2016 • Katie Sadler, Eurotransport
Public transport operator Arriva Netherlands has begun a 15-year, £1.7 billion multi-modal contract promising integrated services and new technology for passengers.
Industry news • 7 December 2016 • Katie Sadler, Eurotransport
Operator First Bus is raising awareness of new technologies improving its customer service, including a 75 percent improvement in boarding times if customers switch from cash to mTickets.
Industry news • 15 November 2016 • Katie Sadler, Digital Content Producer, Eurotransport
Ireland’s National Transport Authority (NTA) has marked the 2 millionth Leap Card sold since the smart ticketing initiative launched in December 2011.