Ferry services to resume as MTA Metro-North announces further updates to its schedule as New York’s transit network looks to continue its recovery from the COVID-19 pandemic.
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Ridesharing giant Uber has partnered up with New York’s Fire Island Ferries to enable passengers to buy ferry tickets within the Uber app.
Finland is embracing tap-to-pay on transport in two of its biggest cities as contactless payments in Nordic countries continue to thrive.
Uber Boat by Thames Clippers will run the new service to ferry passengers across the river Thames while Hammersmith Bridge is closed for repair work.
Sydney’s residents will now be able to pay for Uber trips with the same Opal card they use to pay for the city’s trains, buses, and ferries.
New electric ferry could revolutionise the transport industry according to its maker, as it looks to launch its passenger ship next year.
Statistics from Transport Scotland have revealed a decline in the number of journeys being made on some modes even before the pandemic hit.
Transport numbers in Sydney are significantly down on this period last year, with commuters working from home instead of boarding buses and ferries.
The statistics might make for worrying reading for operators hoping for a swift return to pre-pandemic levels one vaccines are rolled out.
The partnership between Uber and Thames Clippers aims to encourage more people to travel by boat around the city and support the ongoing expansion of the river network across London.
The introduction of integrated fares was scheduled to be earlier in the year, but was delayed due to the nationwide COVID-19 lockdown.
Planning is underway for the service to resume in around six months following a detailed analysis of the initial trial.
The new service, which would provide a 'turn up and go' crossing across the Thames, would play a significant role in encouraging more walking and cycling across London, according to TfL.
As Dubai continues to grow as a metropolitan hub, Intelligent Transport discusses the urban mobility scene in Dubai with His Excellency Mattar Al Tayer, Director General, Chairman of the Board of Executive Directors of the Roads and Transport Authority (RTA).
The trial aims to advance the understanding of the role that MaaS can play in improving the experience of using multimodal transport services.