How does ReadyPass make transit better?

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    Track the bus

    • Track your bus in real-time to know exactly when it will arrive
    • Get notifications when your bus is close (and avoid waiting out in the cold!)
    • Get information about service outages as they happen
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    Plan your route

    • Use the route finder to avoid dealing with confusing schedules and maps
    • Know exactly where to get on, when to transfer, where to get off and when you’ll arrive
    • Search by destination and save your favourites
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    Secure electronic tickets

    • No more carrying change! Purchase e-tickets online or through the app, or use Interac Flash® to pay right on the bus (no account needed)
    • Securely manage your account online, and easily replace lost bus passes
    • Transfer tickets to friends and family, and manage your children’s accounts
    • Track your spending to claim your transit tax credit at the end of the year
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    Free easy-to-use app and web interface

    • Available for both iOS and Android devices, with an intuitive, easy-to-use design

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    Optimize your spending

    • Track ridership to optimize routes and inform spending decisions
    • Know where every bus is in real-time, and speed up emergency service calls
    • Increase ticket sales with more flexible ticketing options such as single-day passes or 30-day passes that are not tied to the calendar month
    • Reduce call volumes for route information and rider complaints
    • Reduce printing costs for tickets with sturdy reusable passes
    • Minimize ticket fraud with electronically secure bus passes (using Interac-grade security)
    • Sync all route times to your central dispatch clock for accuracy and consistency
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    Connect with your community

    • Increase ridership by making transit more accessible to new and current riders
    • Support open data initiatives by releasing select datasets to the public if you choose
    • Easily collect and measure feedback from your riders
    • Easily update your routes online and have them instantly available to passengers
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    Get actionable insights

    • Use administrator tools like heat maps and bus lookups to better understand your system
    • Keep an eye on key metrics with customizable dashboards
    • Export datasets for detailed analysis
    • Improve credibility by being able to prove drivers were not speeding / did not miss a stop

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    Make every day easier

    • No need to memorize dozens of ticket designs and colours each month—riders just tap their pass on the card-reader, and it tells you instantly if they’ve paid
    • An easy-to-read screen displays the next stops in your route as you drive
    • Reduce rider questions like “Does this bus go to….?”
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    Minimize fraud

    • Minimize ticket fraud with electronically secure bus passes (using Interac-grade security)
    • Improve credibility by being able to prove your speed and timing at stops

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“We figured out very quickly that ReadyPass knew what they were talking about. They had a great idea that nobody else offered.”Darren Charters, Fredericton Transit Manager
CBC News, October 2015

About ReadyPass

ReadyPass is the public transit upgrade Canadian cities deserve—accurate GPS tracking, clear routing, and simple e-ticketing are just the beginning. We’re helping create smart and simple transit for passengers, bus drivers, and the city.

Smart transit shouldn’t be just for massive metropolises. We’re a small team based in a small city, working hard to make transit better for everyone.

Our mission is to make riding the bus easier than driving a car. That means using advancing technology as a tool to enhance the service of existing public transit infrastructure; removing barriers to the growth of public transit in North America; and delivering user-centric features that are accessible to all riders.

Our team

Amy Colford

Amy Colford

Server architect



Taeler Dixon

Taeler Dixon

Mobile apps specialist



Alex Kall

Alex Kall

CEO


Advisors

We are deeply appreciative of everyone who has given us their advice as we grow, especially:

Maurice Gallant | Chief Information Officer, City of Fredericton
Nicholas Scott | Director of NB Social Policy and Research Network
Darren Charters | Fredericton Transit Manager
Adam King | Cox & Palmer
UNBF Faculty of Business Administration
The Pond-Deshpande Centre
Propel ICT Launch Accelerator


ReadyPass beta app

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