Ticketing & Payments In-Depth Focus
Find out how technology frameworks have enabled cross-border ticketing; why it’s finally time for the U.S. to embrace open-loop systems; and the importance of getting policy, fares and payments right to achieve success in MaaS.
Included in this In-Depth Focus:
- Developing cross-border ticketing in public transport networks
While borders are less and less noticed when travelling by car, they still have a huge impact on cross-border public transport. However, as Dominik Elsmann and Julia Quitmann from Aachener Verkehrsverbund GmbH (AVV) explain, the digital age is making cross-border travel simple and seamless.
- Is now the time for open-loop transit in the United States?
Simon Laker and John Elliott at Consult Hyperion explain how, after more than a decade of trials and poorly-received launches, open-loop transit payments are now expected to gain significant traction in the U.S.
- MaaSive transport advancements are on their way
Gareth Turner, Head of Fares and Ticketing at Transport for Greater Manchester, explains how the appetite for on-demand services is spreading to transport, and outlines the steps that the UK’s transport network needs to consider, from payments to collaboration, in order to make MaaS a reality.