PORT CITY'S BUS PORTAL

The city of Portsmouth, UK has introduced a real time passenger information (RTPI) system known as the Portsmouth Real Time integrated traveler (PORTAL) system. It is set to display real-time arrival information for a system that has 300 buses outfitted with Global Positioning System (GPS) receivers that provide automatic vehicle location (AVL). 36 bus shelters feature a column that contains a RTPI display offering travel information , route planning, news, weather, a free email service, and games for waiting patrons.

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  • Supplemental Notes:
    • November/December 2004
  • Corporate Authors:

    Route One Publishing Limited

    Horizon House, Azalea Drive
    Swanley, Kent  United Kingdom  BR8 8JR
  • Authors:
    • CRAWFORD, D
  • Publication Date: 2004-11

Language

  • English

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  • Accession Number: 00988303
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: UC Berkeley Transportation Library
  • Files: BTRIS, TRIS
  • Created Date: Apr 1 2005 12:00AM