Fare Collection & Mobile Ticketing Content

Mass Transit Research Report: The Future of Fare Collection

In this Mass Transit research report over 200 North American Transport Professionals share their views on the Future of Fare Collection.

Key findings include:

  •  Top 3 challenges new fare collection systems need to solve: 1) 76% cited fare evasion; 2) 69% cash handling and operations; 3) 66% customer satisfaction.
  • Within 5 years, paper tickets are expected to be surpassed by smartcards, mobile barcode, and contactless EMV.
  • 87% of transport agencies have implemented or are implementing mobile ticketing.

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EuroTransport Webinar: The Future of Fare Collection

In this webinar our expert panel from Keolis, Preston Bus and Masabi reviews the range of ticketing trends taking place and we hear first hand from transport operators tackling fare collection head on.

Topics Discussed Include:

  • Is the Future of Ticketing Account Based?
  • Fare Collection Trends: Issued Ticked Media vs Passenger Owned (BYOT)
  • EMV Contactless vs Mobile Ticketing.
  • Mobile Ticketing Technologies: Barcode, vs SMS, vs NFC, vs Bluetooth.
  • Mobile First and Mobile Ticketing 2.0
  • Preston Bus Case Study: Speeding up Journeys by 9 Seconds per Passenger.
  • Keolis Case Study: Seamless door-to-door journeys.

Watch the Webinar.

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The Future of Smart City Mobility: Smart Transit – A Guide to Smart Transit Initiatives for Smart Cities

This ebook explores Smart Transit initiatives for Smart Cities and runs through projects that can be implemented today to help people move seamlessly around urban areas.

Topics include:

  • The Smart Transit Imperative: Urban Population Growth, Congestion and Mobility
  • The Command Center in People’s Pockets: The Smartphone
  • Connecting First- and Last-Mile Services Through Best-of-Breed Apps
  • The Frictionless Journey of the Future
  • Why The Journey of the Future Starts with Mobile Ticketing
  • How Mobile Ticketing Benefits Agencies and Cities
  • Smart Transit Solutions: Quick Wins and Visible Results
  • From Mega-IT Projects to Budding Smart Transport Ecosystems

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The Transit Wire Research Report: The State of Transit Fare Collection

In this Transit Wire research report over 100 senior North American transport professionals share their views on the State of Transit Fare Collection.

Key findings include:

  • Costs are a sizable concern for many agencies. Nearly 60% of survey respondents cited the capital costs of outfitting or upgrading fare collection systems were a top concern.
  • Cash presents challenges for agencies. 41% indicated that handling cash was an major issue.
  • Is this the end of paper? Half of respondents reported using paper tickets at their agencies in 2016, yet only 14% by 2021.

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Smart City Principles to Prepare for 2050: A Guide to Assessing Smart City Solutions

In this ebook we explore some key principles that should be followed to help guide city leaders & officials through the bewildering array of options, solutions and decisions needed to help cities grow.

Topics include:

  • Why Cities Need to Prepare for 2050
  • 4 Key Principles to Help Evaluate Smart City Solutions
  • Smart City Infrastructure: Prioritize the Primary, Virtualize the Secondary
  • Smart Cities Need Open Data Exchange
  • 12 Steps to Help Evaluate Your Smart City Initiatives
  • Smart City Success Stories
  • Smart City Initiatives: Quick Wins and Visible Results
  • Smart City Principles to Prepare for 2050: A Guide to Assessing Smart City Solutions

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Top 8 Benefits of Mobile Ticketing for Mass Transit

Mobile ticketing for mass transit has been in use around the globe for a number of years.

In cities and transit networks where mobile ticketing has been deployed, adoption levels are on the increase and in some cases over 50% of tickets are sold via the mobile app.

Download the Top 8 Benefits of Mobile Ticketing for Mass Transit and learn why transit authorities and operators are deploying mobile ticketing across their networks.

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10 Question to Ask Your Mobile Ticketing Supplier – Before you Take the Plunge

Mobile ticketing for mass transit has been in use around the globe for a number of years.

In cities and transit networks where mobile ticketing has been deployed, adoption levels are on the increase and in some cases over 50% of tickets are sold via the mobile app.

Download the Top 8 Benefits of Mobile Ticketing for Mass Transit and learn why transit authorities and operators are deploying mobile ticketing across their networks.

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9 Trends Shaping the Future of Transport Ticketing

Two interesting technologies have been adopted by transport providers in the last few years; Mobile Ticketing and contactless EMV. These developments have blurred the picture when it comes to the future of ticketing for public transport.

In this paper we explore a few key trends taking place in the ticketing market and run through some of the factors shaping the future of transport ticketing, including:

  • Mobile as the First Step on the Path to Full Account Based Ticketing.
  • Open APIs Knitting Together First and Last Mile Services.
  • EMV Contactless Enabling Interoperability.

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Passenger Feedback: New York MTA
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Masabi and MasterCard Smart City Vision
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Barcode Ticket Gates – Masabi Mobile Tickets at London Marylebone
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MasterCard & Masabi Partner to bring cashless payments to transit
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New York NICE Bus Mobile Ticketing
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Masabi Secures $12m Growth Funding
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