Make public transport a better choice
For people to choose the bus instead of taking the car; it needs to be more reliable, convenient and enjoyable. For public transport operators, it also needs to be more cost-effective and environmentally friendly. Digitalization holds the key.
Telia Smart Public Transport is an end-to-end solution. It includes onboard IoT edge gateways, an open IoT platform and a suite of digital services to increase passenger satisfaction while reducing operating costs and emissions.
Reduce CO2 emissions
You can reduce your vehicle emssions by letting your drivers help. With real-time feedback on how their braking, acceleration and driving patterns are affecting emissions; they can drive cleaner and reduce CO2 emissions.
Provide onboard WiFi
Keeping your passengers connected helps to keep them satisfied. With fast, secure, and easy-to-connect Internet onboard; your passengers can spend their commute working, playing or being entertained.
Gain commuter insights
Gain insights into commuter movement patterns from all forms of transportation. See where people travel to and from – how long the spend there – and at what time of day.
With anonymized crowd movement data, you can gain insights that have never been possible before. They're the ultimate tool in optimizing your public transport network, identifying gaps, and finding new route opportunities.
Make every passenger count
See how many passengers are on each bus in real time. Monitor loads and identify problem spots where additional services are needed.
Avoid cold starts
Avoid the unnecessary fuel costs and emissions of warming cold buses by letting them idle. Telia Vehicle Climate Management lets you schedule electrical heating systems to pre-heat each vehicle just before it goes into service for the day.
Automate your ticketing
Let your passengers blip, tap, swipe or scan their way onboard. Account-based ticketing lets you maximise revenue while offering your passengers more convenient ways to pay. Best of all, it reduces onboarding delays to your service.
Simplify omnichannel customer service
Make it easier for your customers to connect via phone, chat, email or social media. Start with an intelligent bot to answer standard questions and free up time for your customer care team to focus on the questions only humans can answer.
Onboard video surveillance
For the safety of your drivers and passengers, onboard cameras give you a live feed of what's happening as well as HD video capture so you have a record of what happened.
Driver communication, messaging & alarms
Keep your drivers well connected with voice over Internet, text messages, and customized status codes. Keep them safe with an alarm button that automatically sends their GPS location.
Vehicle positioning & Driver ID
Get the real-time location of every vehicle in your fleet to enable more effective fleet management. See where each vehicle is, how it's travelling, and where each of your drivers are.
Keep your drivers safe by making sure they follow their break requirements at the same time as fulfilling your regulatory obligations with remote tachograph monitoring.
For the safety of your passengers and reputation, onboard breathalyzers can be installed that prevent the ignition being started if alcohol is detected.
Digital Services for Public Transport
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