API Evangelist Partners

These are my partners who invest in API Evangelist each month, helping underwrite my research, and making sure I'm able to keep monitoring the API space as I do.

3Scale

3scale makes it easy to open, secure, distribute, control and monetize APIs, that is built with performance, customer control and excellent time-to-value in mind.

Streamdata.io

Efficiently turn APIs into real-time experiences, using a proxy-as-a-service that turns any request-answer API into real-time event-driven data feeds without a line of server-side code.

Transit API News

These are the news items I've curated in my monitoring of the API space that have some relevance to the blockchain API conversation and I wanted to include in my research.

Title Source Visit
JSON Schema and Examples for the Service Interface for Real Time Information (SIRI) 2.0 (2018-01-16) streamdata.io
Understanding The Service Interface for Real Time Information (SIRI) 2.0 Transit Standard (2018-01-15) streamdata.io
Are Uber and Lyft cutting into Metro’s ridership? (2018-01-14) www.washingtonpost.com
Here wants to help ride (2018-01-08) www.engadget.com
APNewsBreak: 298 die in rail crashes system could've stopped (2017-12-21) hosted.ap.org
Google Maps finally gets step (2017-12-15) arstechnica.com
Bus Booking API — Grow Your Online Travel Business (2017-12-12) medium.com
3 Ways Big Data Analytics Is Going to Improve Transportation (2017-12-08) dzone.com
Helsinki Region Transport to Launch World's First Public Transport Retail Interface Open to Everyone (2017-12-06) news.sys-con.com
Bus Booking API — Develop Your Portal And Earn (2017-12-05) medium.com
Boston transit goes contactless (2017-11-24) www.businessinsider.com
Why DC developers are upset about WMATA's new data terms of use (2017-11-22) technical.ly
Why DC developers are upset about WMATA’s new data terms of use (2017-11-22) technical.ly
Toronto begins sharing traffic data with Waze, and vice versa (2017-11-20) techcrunch.com
New York City's secret subway line with antique cars is going back into service — here's what it's like to ride it (2017-11-19) www.businessinsider.com
Hydrogen (2017-11-09) hosted.ap.org
NYC's plan to finally kill the MetroCard (2017-10-31) mashable.com
The LA Metro wants tech firms to help it launch a new kind of transit (2017-10-24) arstechnica.com
NYC is (very slowly) getting a more high (2017-10-23) www.theverge.com
A Smarter Transport Management System for London with the Help of WSO2 (2017-10-22) wso2.com
Does the future of transportation include subways like Metro? (2017-09-27) www.washingtonpost.com
Why public transportation sucks in the US (2017-09-27) boingboing.net
Even if Hyperloop fails, public transport will win (2017-08-30) www.engadget.com
Gorgeous x (2017-08-21) boingboing.net
Body scanners being piloted in Los Angeles subway system (2017-08-16) hosted.ap.org
Body scanners being piloted in Los Angeles subway system (2017-08-16) hosted.ap.org
10 Transportation Trends from State DOT Performance Leaders (2017-08-07) socrata.com
Visualizing transit vehicle locations on a map in real (2017-07-09) medium.com
Transit payments could boost mobile wallet usage (2017-07-07) www.businessinsider.com
Google Maps now shows real (2017-06-28) mashable.com
Working with APIs (2017-06-13) medium.com

If you think there is a link I should have listed here feel free to tweet it at me, or submit as a Github issue. Even though I do this full time, I'm still a one person show, and I miss quite a bit, and depend on my network to help me know what is going on.

Transit Organizations

These are the organizations I come across in my research who are doing interesting things in the API space. They could be companies, institutions, government agencies, or any other type of organizational entity. My goal is to aggregate so I can stay in tune with what they are up to and how it impacts the API space.

511 Bay Area
511 is your free one-stop phone and web source for up-to-the minute Bay Area traffic, transit, rideshare, bicycling, and parking information.

  • 511 Driving Times
  • 511 Real-time Transit Departures

AAV GTFS
Transit authority located in Aachen, Germany

Airport Valet Express GTFS
Transit authority located in Bakersfield, CA, USA

Altamont Corridor Express GTFS
Transit authority located in Stockton, CA, USA

Amazon SLU Shuttle
Transit authority located in Seattle, WA, USA

AMV GTFS
Transit authority located in Mugello, 50032 Borgo San Lorenzo FI, Italy

ATAF GTFS
Transit authority located in Florence, Italy

Barrie Transit Service Alerts
Transit authority located in Barrie, ON, Canada

Barrie Transit Trip Updates
Transit authority located in Barrie, ON, Canada

Bean Shuttle GTFS
Transit authority located in Prague, Czechia

Belle Urban System GTFS
Transit authority located in Racine, WI, USA

Beloit Transit GTFS
Transit authority located in Beloit, WI 53511, USA

BIOKOM GTFS

Blue u0026 Gold Fleet GTFS
Transit authority located in San Francisco, CA, USA

Bogor Angkots GTFS
Transit authority located in Bogor, Bogor City, West Java, Indonesia

BURT Service Alerts
Transit authority located in Burlington, ON, Canada

BURT Trip Updates
Transit authority located in Burlington, ON, Canada

BURT Vehicle Positions
Transit authority located in Burlington, ON, Canada

Bustang GTFS
Transit authority located in Denver, CO, USA

Byron Easybus GTFS
Transit authority located in Byron Bay NSW 2481, Australia

Cabforce

Calgary Transit Service Alerts
Transit authority located in Calgary, AB, Canada

Calgary Transit Trip Updates
Transit authority located in Calgary, AB, Canada

Calgary Transit Vehicle Positions
Transit authority located in Calgary, AB, Canada

Capital Trailways GTFS
Transit authority located in Alabama, USA

Capital Transit
Transit authority located in Juneau, AK, USA

Capital Transit GTFS
Transit authority located in Juneau, AK, USA

Capitol Corridor GTFS
Transit authority located in Oakland, CA, USA

Carabus GTFS
Transit authority located in 17200 Royan, France

Central Oregon Breeze GTFS
Transit authority located in Bend, OR, USA

Cities Area Transit GTFS
Transit authority located in Grand Forks, ND, USA

City 2 City Shuttle GTFS
Transit authority located in Eugene, OR, USA

City of San Luis Obispo GTFS
Transit authority located in San Luis Obispo, CA, USA

CityLink GTFS
Transit authority located in Peoria, IL, USA

CMU GTFS
Transit authority located in Chiang Mai, Mueang Chiang Mai District, Chiang Mai, Thailand

Codiac Transpo GTFS
Transit authority located in Moncton, NB, Canada

Coopthai GTFS
Transit authority located in Chiang Mai, Mueang Chiang Mai District, Chiang Mai, Thailand

CTA Bus Tracker
The Bus Tracker API provides a gateway into near-real-time CTA bus locations and estimated arrival times. You can use the official CTA Bus Tracker service via Web or mobile device. To use this API, you must agree to the Terms of Service and apply for a key. Youll also need a Bus Tracker account.

DB GTFS
Transit authority located in Germany

dBus GTFS

DC Circulator GTFS
Transit authority located in Washington, DC, USA

DC Streetcar GTFS
Transit authority located in Washington, DC, USA

Denmark GTFS
Transit authority located in Denmark

Duarte Transit GTFS
Transit authority located in Duarte, CA, USA

Dublin Bus GTFS
Transit authority located in Dublin, Ireland

ECO Transit
Transit authority located in Eagle County, CO, USA

Emery Go-Round GTFS
Transit authority located in Emeryville, CA, USA

EMT GTFS
Transit authority located in Andalusia, Spain

ETS Service Alerts
Transit authority located in Edmonton, AB, Canada

Ferries GTFS
Transit authority located in Finland

Ferrotramviaria GTFS
Transit authority located in Bari, Italy

FlixBus GTFS
Transit authority located in Europe

GeoTrellis
GeoTrellis Transit provides a REST API for answering questions about travelsheds.

Gold Country Stage GTFS
Transit authority located in Nevada County, CA, USA

GrapeLine GTFS
Transit authority located in Lodi, CA, USA

Greater Sudbury Transit GTFS
Transit authority located in Sudbury, ON, Canada

GreenBus GTFS
Transit authority located in Chiang Mai, Mueang Chiang Mai District, Chiang Mai, Thailand

Gwinnett County Transit GTFS
Transit authority located in Gwinnett County, GA, USA

InterCity GTFS
Transit authority located in New Zealand

Interstate Status

Israel GTFS
Transit authority located in Israel

Joensuu GTFS
Transit authority located in Joensuu, Finland

JOLI GTFS
Transit authority located in Tampere, Finland

Kingston Transit Service Alerts
Transit authority located in Kingston, ON, Canada

Kingston Transit Trip Updates
Transit authority located in Kingston, ON, Canada

Kingston Transit Vehicle Positions
Transit authority located in Kingston, ON, Canada

Koleje Mazowieckie GTFS
Transit authority located in Warsaw, Poland

Komunikacja Miejska ?omianki GTFS
Transit authority located in Warsaw, Poland

Kuopio GTFS
Transit authority located in Kuopio, Finland

KVV GTFS
Transit authority located in Karlsruhe, Germany

Lakes Region Explorer GTFS
Transit authority located in Cumberland County, ME, USA

Laketran GTFS
Transit authority located in Painesville Township, OH, USA

LBT GTFS
Transit authority located in Long Beach, CA, USA

LPT GTFS
Transit authority located in Chiang Mai, Mueang Chiang Mai District, Chiang Mai, Thailand

LTD Service Alerts
Transit authority located in Eugene, OR, USA

LTD Trip Updates
Transit authority located in Eugene, OR, USA

LTD Vehicle Positions
Transit authority located in Eugene, OR, USA

Luxembourg Trip Updates
Transit authority located in Luxembourg

Magnetic Island Ferry GTFS
Transit authority located in Magnetic Island, Queensland, Australia

Mar Chiquita GTFS

Marche GTFS
Transit authority located in Marche, Italy

MATBUS GTFS
Transit authority located in Fargo, ND, USA

Metra Service Alerts
Transit authority located in Chicago, IL, USA

Metra Vehicle Positions
Transit authority located in Chicago, IL, USA

Metro de Madrid GTFS
Transit authority located in Madrid, Spain

Metro Ligero de Madrid GTFS
Transit authority located in Madrid, Spain

Metro Transit Service Alerts
Transit authority located in Madison, WI, USA

Metro Transit Trip Updates
Transit authority located in Saint Louis, MO, USA

Metro Transit Vehicle Positions
Transit authority located in Saint Louis, MO, USA

Metro Transit Vehicle Positions Green Line
Transit authority located in Saint Louis, MO, USA

Metro Warszawskie GTFS
Transit authority located in Warsaw, Poland

MetroTransit Service Alerts
Transit authority located in Halifax, NS, Canada

MetroTransit Trip Updates
Transit authority located in Halifax, NS, Canada

MetroTransit Vehicle Positions
Transit authority located in Halifax, NS, Canada

Metz GTFS
Transit authority located in Metz, France

MiWay Trip Updates
Transit authority located in Mississauga, ON, Canada

MiWay Vehicle Positions
Transit authority located in Mississauga, ON, Canada

Mornington Railway GTFS
Transit authority located in Mornington Peninsula, VIC, Australia

Mountain Line GTFS
Transit authority located in Missoula, MT, USA

MST GTFS
Transit authority located in Monterey, CA, USA

MST Trip Updates
Transit authority located in Monterey, CA, USA

MTA

MTA Maryland Trip Updates
Transit authority located in Maryland, USA

MTA Maryland Vehicle Locations
Transit authority located in Maryland, USA

MTD

MVgo GTFS
Transit authority located in Mountain View, CA, USA

Nashville MTA Service Alerts
Transit authority located in Nashville, TN, USA

Nashville MTA Trip Updates
Transit authority located in Nashville, TN, USA

Nashville MTA Vehicle Positions
Transit authority located in Nashville, TN, USA

Navitia

Niagara GTFS
Transit authority located in Niagara Regional Municipality, ON, Canada

Northern Chiang Mai GTFS
Transit authority located in Chiang Mai, Mueang Chiang Mai District, Chiang Mai, Thailand

Norway GTFS
Transit authority located in Norway

NS API
NS has a large amount of data with information on the planned and actual schedules. We make this information like available to developers with a RESTful API. NS API currently features the following services: Prices, Live departures, Faults and activities, the station list of all stations in the Netherlands including geodata, Travel advice from station to station.

NTS GTFS
Transit authority located in Norwalk, CA, USA

NYC Subway Supplemented GTFS
Transit authority located in New York, NY, USA

OC Transpo

openOV
openOV is a Dutch service that provides app builders with access to current travel information from GOVI, a group that provides travel information for the digital panels at transit stops in the Netherlands. openOV exposes this information to its users via APIs so that developers can integrate it into route planners and similar apps. The openOV website is provided solely in Dutch.

Oulun joukkoliikenne GTFS
Transit authority located in Oulu, Finland

OVapi GTFS
Transit authority located in The Netherlands

OVapi Service Alerts
Transit authority located in The Netherlands

OVapi Train Trip Updates
Transit authority located in The Netherlands

OVapi Trip Updates
Transit authority located in The Netherlands

OVapi Vehicle Positions
Transit authority located in The Netherlands

Pacific Transit GTFS
Transit authority located in Pacific County, WA, USA

People Mover Trip Updates
Transit authority located in Anchorage, AK, USA

POSELY GTFS
Transit authority located in North Karelia, Finland

Praha GTFS
Transit authority located in Prague, Czechia

Prefeitura de Bage GTFS

Quail Trail Public Transit GTFS
Transit authority located in Klamath Falls, OR, USA

Red Apple Transit GTFS
Transit authority located in Farmington, NM, USA

RIDE Sitka GTFS
Transit authority located in Sitka, AK, USA

Rider Transit GTFS
Transit authority located in Cabarrus County, NC, USA

RIPTA Service Alerts
Transit authority located in Providence, RI, USA

RIPTA Trip Updates
Transit authority located in Providence, RI, USA

RIPTA Vehicle Positions
Transit authority located in Providence, RI, USA

Rochester City Lines GTFS
Transit authority located in Rochester, MN, USA

RTA Service Alerts
Transit authority located in Riverside, CA, USA

RTA Trip Updates
Transit authority located in Riverside, CA, USA

RTA Vehicle Positions
Transit authority located in Riverside, CA, USA

SaferBus
The SaferBus API is a RESTful service API provided by FMCSA for the purpose of making available, the safety performance data of U.S. Department of Transportation (U.S. DOT) registered bus companies. The primary goal is to encourage the development of products, tools or services that can help consumers more easily check the safety record of bus companies to avoid those that have been placed out of service or those that do not have the proper operating authority.nbsp;

Saint Petersburg GTFS
Transit authority located in St Petersburg, Russia

Saint Petersburg Vehicle Positions
Transit authority located in St Petersburg, Russia

Santa Maria Area Transit GTFS
Transit authority located in Santa Maria, CA, USA

Saskatoon Transit Trip Updates
Transit authority located in Saskatoon, SK, Canada

Saskatoon Transit Vehicle Positions
Transit authority located in Saskatoon, SK, Canada

SBB CFF FFS GTFS
Transit authority located in Switzerland

SGM GTFS
Transit authority located in 73100 Lecce, Province of Lecce, Italy