The Victorian government has announced it is replacing the state’s public transport ticketing system. So what essential features should a state-of-the-art system offer users?
Research shows apps designed to make journeys more environmentally friendly aren’t considering women’s transport needs.
Imagine if you had the option of booking and paying for multiple public transport and shared services using a single app.
It has happened with software, computing and entertainment, but we’re still waiting for the platform needed for mobility as a service to reach its full potential.
The pandemic has highlighted how remote country communities need flexible transport options that better serve their unique needs.
Apps that seamlessly combine all our travel options could be the most significant transport innovation since the automobile, but early trials show government policy support is vital to make MaaS work.