mass transit

Axon Vibe

Axon Vibe provides smartphone app technology that enables public transport operators to deliver personalized communications based on users’ commuting behavior.

cat-icon Lucerne, Switzerland


An app that allows citizens to easily measure and report when public buses are driving past the speed limit

cat-icon Zapopan, Jalisco, Mexico


FixMyTransport was a mySociety project running from 2011 to 2015. It allowed passengers to send complaints directly to transport operators.


Metagenomics & Metadesign of Subways & Urban Biomes

cat-icon 413 E 69th St, New York, NY 10021, USA

MTA Genius Transit Challenge

As part of a wide-ranging effort to upgrade the subway system’s capacity and reliability, all the winning ideas will be thoroughly vetted and further developed as quickly as possible with future procurements subject to any required MTA Board approval.

cat-icon New York, NY


Preteckt studies vehicle data from buses to predict system failures at least 48 hours before the Check Engine light is activated and the bus must be removed from service. Preteckt’s insights have the potential to reduce time spent on maintenance, prevent service disruptions and reduce fleet costs.

cat-icon 88 Union Ave, Memphis, Tennessee 38103, United States


A single platform to design for multiple transportation modes to thrive in your city.

cat-icon San Francisco, CA, USA

Subway Deserts Map

This map shows the combined areas forming a 10-minute "walkshed" around NYC's 470 subway stations.

cat-icon Brooklyn, NY

Transit Innovation Partnership

The Transit Innovation Partnership is a public-private initiative launched by the Metropolitan Transportation Authority and the Partnership for New York City with the mission to make New York the global leader in public transit.

cat-icon New York, NY

Transit Tech Lab

The Transit Tech Lab is an accelerator program for startups solving public transportation challenges. Successful companies have an opportunity to pilot their technology with the MTA and transform New York City.

cat-icon New York, NY


A community-edited data service aggregating transit networks across metropolitan and rural areas around the world.

cat-icon San Francisco Bay Area, CA, USA


Veovo instantly measures the number of passengers moving through a subway station to identify crowding and make service more efficient. The MTA can use this information to improve the deployment of staff to stations, change train distribution and plan more efficient station design.

cat-icon Auckland, New Zealand