Ticketing & Urban Mobility Blog

01-Jun-2020 14:15:16

Dayton RTA teams up with Masabi and Transit to launch Tapp Pay mobile fare payment option

During and after the COVID-19 crisis, RTA users will have a safe way to plan and pay for their trip ...
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27-May-2020 11:27:30

Metro Magazine Webinar - Fare Payments-as-a-Service: A Better Way to Modernize Your Fare Collection System Post COVID-19

Will the new fare payments world post-pandemic be different to the one we left behind? We can ...
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11-May-2020 08:47:32

Intelligent Transport Webinar. A New Fare Payments Reality: Ticketless, Cashless and ‘as a service’ (on-demand)

The fare payments industry is being dramatically affected by COVID-19. Although we don’t know how ...
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06-May-2020 07:16:49

Sonoma Marin Area Rail Transit (SMART)’s Ticketing Success Story: From Train to Ferry and straight into Central San Francisco

Number of tickets sold via mobile app increases by 146% in one year and now connects with ferry ...
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23-Apr-2020 14:51:24

Trapeze and Masabi join forces to make transit payments simpler, faster and more convenient for riders

Powerful new collaboration delivers integrated, modern fare payment solution critical to ...
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15-Apr-2020 14:02:58

Public Transportation Survey Finds Riders Rank Convenience as Their Highest Priority When Choosing Mass Transit

Today we are publishing findings from our latest survey report, Public Transit Research Report ...
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01-Apr-2020 16:04:10

Coronavirus (Covid-19): useful resources for transit agencies and operators

We are living through challenging times as the world comes to terms with the global spread of ...
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26-Mar-2020 12:43:41

Mobile Ticketing Live in Just 16 days for Nikko Kotsu Bus in Japan

It’s a new (world) record! Ok, so we couldn’t actually work out if it is a world record, but it is ...
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19-Feb-2020 12:40:30

So far so good for public transit ticketing in multiple MaaS apps in Denver

RTD is the innovative transit agency serving Denver’s 3 million residents with a ridership of over ...
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13-Feb-2020 09:20:55

Masabi Gets THREE Gongs at Transport Ticketing Global 2020 and Wins Ticketing Technology of the Year (again)

OK, let’s face it, outside of the fare payments industry the Transport Ticketing Global Awards are ...
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06-Feb-2020 09:09:57

Shell Invests in Masabi to Help Make Public Transport Easier to Choose and Use

Global leader in mobile ticketing and Mobility-as-a-Service enabler for public transport announces ...
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28-Jan-2020 10:57:07

Masabi, Mastercard and UniCredit Bank Deliver City-Wide Mobile Ticketing to Bucharest STB

Global Leader in Mobile Ticketing Partnering with Mastercard, UniCredit Bank and STB to Simplify ...
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21-Jan-2020 17:00:27

What Not to Miss at Transport Ticketing Global 2020

We’re just a couple of days away from one of the biggest events in the ticketing calendar, ...
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06-Jan-2020 17:38:36

Starting Today: Buy RTC Passes With Transit, the App With the Most Mobility Options in Las Vegas

RTC joins more than a dozen cities offering multimodal payments with Transit, already used more ...
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06-Jan-2020 17:36:24

RTC Transit, Now Available on Uber for Riders in Las Vegas

Starting in time for CES, Uber users can buy RTC passes and ride public transit in Southern Nevada ...
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16-Dec-2019 13:24:36

Masabi, Uber and RTD Win TRANStech Award

And the TRANStech Traveller Experience award goes to… Masabi, Uber and RTD, for enabling ticketing ...
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12-Dec-2019 11:13:40

St Catharines Transit Commission Win Canadian Urban Transit Association Leadership Award for “Innovation”

We are over the moon that the St Catharines Transit Commission has been recognised at the CUTA ...
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28-Nov-2019 14:14:58

Everything You Need to Know About Account-Based Ticketing

What is Account-Based Ticketing?   Account-Based Ticketing (ABT) is, ironically, a ‘ticketless’ way ...
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19-Nov-2019 11:20:42

The Future of Fare Payments: Account-Based Ticketing and MaaS

There are two hot topics at the forefront of every transport ticketing event in the industry at the ...
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18-Nov-2019 09:36:19

A MaaS-terful Experience: 23 Transit Agencies in 5 Countries Deploy Practical Mobility as a Service (MaaS)

MaaS is the integration of different forms of transport services into a mobility service accessible ...
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07-Nov-2019 13:35:10

Placing Public Transport at the Center of Mobility as a Service (MaaS)

Mobility-as-a-Service (MaaS) is the movement towards the integration of services that allows a ...
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30-Oct-2019 10:52:15

Metro-North Railroad and Long Island Rail Road Introduce Mail&Ride eTix Delivery

Customers Can Now Receive Monthly Tickets Delivered via MTA eTix app   The MTA’s Metro-North ...
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09-Oct-2019 15:31:02

NEORide, Masabi and Transit Get People Moving with Multi-Agency Mobile Ticketing App

  13 transit agencies to go live with EZfare app and Ticketing in Transit Ohio and New York – ...
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07-Oct-2019 10:03:41

Masabi and Jorudan Launch Mobile Ticketing in two MaaS apps for Oita Bus in Japan

  Daily bus passes now available in Jorudan’s trip planning app in both English and Japanese   ...
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01-Oct-2019 13:23:57

Top 4 Problems with Design and Build Bespoke Fare Collection Systems

The “Core” Automatic Fare Collection (AFC) system used by transit agencies are still dominated by ...
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24-Sep-2019 13:55:25

What is Fare Payments-as-a-Service?

Around the globe multi-tenant Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) platforms have revolutionized ...
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18-Sep-2019 09:33:18

Masabi and Japanese Partner Jorudan Launch Mobile Ticketing in Toyota City

Daily bus passes now available in Jorudan’s trip planning app in both English and Japanese London ...
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17-Sep-2019 14:04:41

Mass Transit Survey Reveals Bespoke AFC Systems are Holding Agencies Back with 43% over a Decade Old and 59% ‘Hard’ or ‘Very Hard’ to Update

64% of agencies looking to implement Account-Based Ticketing, but struggling with bespoke ...
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09-Sep-2019 17:09:30

RTD, Transit and Masabi today launch Transit in-app ticketing in Denver metro region

Transit accounts also debuts, enabling riders to purchase transit tickets and bikeshare passes in ...
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21-Aug-2019 16:14:42

The Benefits of Buying on G-Cloud 11

In case you haven’t heard the news or read our previous blog post just yet, Masabi has been ...
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01-Aug-2019 17:01:17

Transfort Launches Mobile and Account-Based Fare Collection System for Fort Collins’ Riders

In addition to mobile ticketing new service allows students to use their existing ID card to tap ...
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31-Jul-2019 10:05:05

Why an 'Open API Centric' Approach to Fare Payments Matters

Upgrading your fare collection system in order to keep up with the pace of new ticketing ...
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23-Jul-2019 14:24:33

How to buy using G-Cloud 11 - 5 Steps to Buying Mobile Ticketing for Public Transport

The procurement problem and the G-cloud 11 solution If you are a public sector IT buyer and have ...
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09-Jul-2019 17:10:32

Uber Reveals Strong Initial Performance of Uber Transit in Denver

  DENVER (July 9, 2019) – With Uber Transit ticketing now available to all riders in Denver, Uber ...
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03-Jul-2019 09:09:24

Jorudan and Masabi Launch Mobile Ticketing in Japan

Justride SDK Integration allows Jorudan users to access transport tickets for the Syoei Express Bus ...
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25-Jun-2019 14:02:49

NEORide and Masabi Launch EZfare an Innovative Multi-Agency Cashless Mobile Ticketing App Making Riding Public Transit Easier than Ever Before

Justride Powers Journeys Across Multiple Transit Agencies Available via New EZFare App and ...
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19-Jun-2019 16:00:43

Top 10 Fare Collection Trends (you need to be aware of!)

While the transport ticketing industry has seen rapid technological evolution in recent years, most ...
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10-Jun-2019 08:16:27

Masabi Brings Contactless Tap and Ride Ticketing to Cities of Any Size and Budget with New Multi-Format Scanning Device

Justride Validator changes the economics of account-based ticketing for transport operators around ...
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02-May-2019 16:02:53

RTD, Uber and Masabi Launch First-Ever Uber Transit Ticketing for Riders in Denver

Starting today, Uber users can buy RTD bus and train tickets in the Uber app   DENVER (May 2, 2019) ...
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30-Apr-2019 14:00:34

Masabi Secures $20M to Accelerate Global Growth and Put Public Transit Ticketing into Leading Ride Hailing, Journey Planning and Mobility-as-a-Service Apps

Investment from Smedvig Capital and MMC Ventures to fuel expansion of Masabi’s ticketing and ...
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22-Apr-2019 19:53:03

Westmoreland Transit Launches New Mobile Ticketing App Powered by Masabi’s Justride Ticketing Platform

The new ‘WestMore Tix’ app allows passengers to purchase tickets anytime, anywhere   Westmoreland ...
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11-Apr-2019 17:34:59

Transit launches mobile ticketing with Masabi

One-stop trip planning and payment available in Transit, starting with St. Catharines Transit ...
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28-Mar-2019 21:57:21

The Altamont Corridor Express (ACE®) Passenger Rail Services Launches Mobile Ticketing App

Stockton, CA and New York - March 28 2019 – Masabi, the company bringing Software-as-a-Service ...
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28-Mar-2019 09:04:05

Masabi Launches in Rome with Tour Bus Operator Prestige Bringing Mobile Ticketing to the Italian Market

Tourists can now buy a ticket on their phone, hop on a bus and discover Rome’s art, architecture ...
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05-Feb-2019 16:46:22

Masabi's Justride Wins ‘Ticketing Technology of the Year' at Transport Ticketing Global Awards 2019

Masabi's Justride SaaS fare collection platform has been recognised with the most prestigious award ...
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31-Jan-2019 17:02:27

RTD in Denver Set to be First Agency to Offer Public Transit Mobile Ticketing in Uber App Using Masabi's Justride SDK

Uber launches public transit journey planning for users in Denver, with in-app ticketing coming ...
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28-Jan-2019 13:45:11

How can I get tickets for public transport in my favourite mobility app?

We often get asked on social media, ‘Why can't I just buy my ticket through this app I use all the ...
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16-Jan-2019 09:50:45

Masabi and Jorudan Partner to Bring Mobile Ticketing to Japanese Transit Market

Leading Japanese Trip Planning Company Joins Growing Global Family of Justride Partners Alongside ...
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14-Dec-2018 12:50:55

Masabi and Clients Shortlisted for Five Transport Ticketing 2019 Global Awards

Justride leads nominations at the ticketing industry’s annual “Oscars”. Masabi, the company ...
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06-Dec-2018 17:28:15

Las Vegas RTC debuts new features to its popular rideRTC app

RTC debuts new features to its popular rideRTC app Now offers enhanced trip planning with more ...
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04-Dec-2018 10:00:51

Need a mobile app quickly? We have just the ticket...

I won’t lie, it used to take us a few months to get a mobile ticketing deployment out the door and ...
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29-Nov-2018 09:02:35

Metrolink launches Online Ticketing Portal to Print Tickets at Home

LOS ANGELES - November 28 2018 – In another step to improve customer service and convenience, ...
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28-Nov-2018 11:50:40

Lurraldebus extends its mobile ticketing app “LurTicket” to Bilbao and Vitoria-Gasteiz lines

Lurraldebus extends its pioneering mobile ticketing service LurTicket to the long distance lines ...
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22-Nov-2018 10:37:39

Masabi at Smart City Expo World Congress 2018: An Award, Launch of Contactless EMV for Justride and New Customers Bilbao and Madrid

Last week we had the pleasure of attending the biggest annual event in the Smart City calendar with ...
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19-Nov-2018 23:08:18

Practical MaaS Coming to Canada with Masabi and Transit

Plan your trip and board the bus with one App? Yes Please! The past week has been pretty crazy at ...
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19-Nov-2018 14:17:33

New Features Released on Denver RTD Mobile Tickets App

RTD is expanding the offerings on its Mobile Tickets app with the addition of two new types of ...
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13-Nov-2018 09:06:05

Bilbao Selects Masabi for Contactless EMV Ticketing System Allowing Passengers to Simply Tap Payment Cards for Travel within the City

Masabi Adds Contactless Capabilities to Justride Platform, Bringing SaaS Account-based cEMV ...
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05-Nov-2018 11:52:42

Masabi Shortlisted for Practical Mobility-as-a-Service: The World's First Mobile Ticketing SDK for Public Transport at Smart City Expo World Congress Awards

Company Short-Listed in Mobility Category with Winner to be Announced at Ceremony on November 14th ...
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25-Oct-2018 12:35:55

New MBTA-UMass Lowell Partnership Offers Commuter Rail Option to University Community Through mTicket App

Students can now use MBTA’s mTicket app for Commuter Rail travel between Boston’s North Station and ...
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24-Oct-2018 12:48:28

Masabi to Deliver Account-Based Full Fare Collection System to Rochester, New York

RTS Selects Justride, the Revolutionary Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) Platform That Delivers ...
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11-Oct-2018 09:54:48

Intelligent Transport Webinar - MaaS and the Future of Urban Mobility: Placing Public Transport at the Centre of MaaS

MaaS is the concept that users can utilise whichever mobility service is most efficient for a ...
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05-Oct-2018 09:33:31

Colorado’s Bustang is Selling 66% of All Bus Tickets Through the JustRide Bustang App

Mobile ticketing is hugely popular with riders around the globe with some of our agencies ...
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25-Sep-2018 10:04:46

Masabi and Gertek Sign Partnership to Deliver Innovative Ticketing Services in Spain

First service already live as mobility solutions company joins growing list of Justride SDK ...
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24-Sep-2018 17:33:21

Go Cashless with ‘Suffolk FastFare’ the New Mobile Ticketing App for Suffolk County Transportation

App Available for Suffolk County Bus Services Across Long Island   Suffolk County, NY -- September ...
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24-Sep-2018 13:00:00

Masabi and Swiftly Partner to Deliver Best-of-Breed Real-Time Information and Ticketing to North American Transit Agencies

Market leading mobility companies working together to help revolutionize the rider experience San ...
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21-Sep-2018 11:31:04

How to Migrate Your Mobile Ticketing Service to Masabi

Mobile ticketing has changed the game in terms of being able to quickly deliver fare collection ...
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21-Aug-2018 10:44:53

An introduction to contactless ticketing for public transport (cEMV)

First of all let’s start with the basics, What is EMV? EMV is a technical payments standard that ...
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13-Aug-2018 12:39:48

The Woodlands Township Launch New Mobile Ticketing Application

The Woodlands Express App Now Available Across All Bus Services   The Woodlands Township has ...
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07-Aug-2018 10:56:02

Masabi Deploys Mobile Ticketing Service in Spain with Lurraldebus

LurTicket uses Justride SDK to Deliver Multi-Language Mobile Ticketing for Intercity Bus Passengers ...
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01-Aug-2018 16:12:23

Buy Your Ticket Anytime, Anywhere, with BreezePass, the New Mobile Ticketing App for Palmetto Breeze and The Breeze Trolley

App available for new Hilton Head Island Trolley and bus services across five Lowcountry counties   ...
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23-Jul-2018 14:01:00

Sonoma-Marin Area Rail Transit (SMART) Adds Masterpass and Apple Pay to the SMART eTickets App

New Payment Options Makes Commuting Even Easier with Secure & Fast Ways to Pay   Petaluma and New ...
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16-Jul-2018 10:23:32

Xplore Dundee: Re-launched App is Just the m-Ticket!

Xplore Dundee’s mobile ticketing app has been relaunched with a shiny new look and some special ...
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22-Jun-2018 16:54:24

Riding the Bus in Colorado Gets Even Easier as Bustang Mobile Ticketing App Adds Masterpass and Apple Pay

New Payment Options Offer Easy, Secure, & Fast Ways to Pay   Denver, CO and New York, NY – June ...
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21-May-2018 19:25:18

Apple Pay® now available on the Metrolink App

Commuting in LA just got easier with the introduction of Apple Pay® for Metrolink riders   Los ...
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08-May-2018 11:35:42

New Mobility Survey Finds Over ⅓ of Americans are Combining Public Transit with Ridesharing

 Findings reveal public transit riders are motivated first and foremost by convenience and are ...
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18-Apr-2018 12:26:55

Masabi and Chalo Partner to Target $66.5Bn Indian Public Transport Market with Combined Mobile Ticketing and Information Offering

Companies combine market-leading journey planning and mobile ticketing offerings to make public ...
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11-Apr-2018 15:34:44

Masabi and Uber Announce First-of-its-Kind Ride-Sharing and Public Transit Ticketing Partnership

Integration will enable Uber users to book and display public transit tickets within the app, ...
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11-Apr-2018 09:54:08

Practical Mobility-as-a-Service: Integrating Ticketing Into 3rd-Party Apps

Since we announced the Justride Mobile Ticketing SDK, the level of interest and excitement from ...
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27-Mar-2018 17:19:23

National Express West Midlands App Sells One Million Tickets with 55% Using the Bus More Since Downloading

National Express West Midlands is celebrating innovating - after selling a million tickets via the ...
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07-Mar-2018 13:17:45

Masabi Selected as a Future Fifty UK Tech Leader

Company Joins Tech City UK Backed Scheme that has Previously Included Deliveroo, Transferwise and ...
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06-Mar-2018 16:43:13

Apple Pay Now Available on the MBTA mTicket App

Boston - March 6th 2018 - MBTA Commuter Rail and Ferry customers can now purchase fares using Apple ...
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05-Feb-2018 10:22:37

Dundee Bus Operator Launches New Mobile Ticketing App With Discounted Tickets for Cashless Travel

Xplore Dundee unveils mobile app enabling passengers to buy tickets anytime, anywhere.  London and ...
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31-Jan-2018 09:00:00

External Orders API: National Express & Masabi Win Transport Ticketing Award 2018

National Express West Midlands and Masabi have been recognised with a prestigious Transport ...
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22-Jan-2018 09:59:56

Top 8 Things Not to Miss at Transport Ticketing Global 2018

One of the highlights of the fare collection calendar is Transport Ticketing Global in London. This ...
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08-Jan-2018 12:12:50

Masabi Brings Mobile Ticketing to Los Angeles Metro Rail for Metrolink Riders

Riders can now transfer from Metrolink to Metro Rail using mobile app, eliminating the need to ...
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21-Dec-2017 19:09:36

Riding the Bus in Colorado Just Got Easier With The New Bustang Mobile Ticketing App

The new JustRide Bustang app allows passengers to purchase tickets anytime, anywhere   Denver and ...
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21-Dec-2017 10:27:28

Year in Review: 21 Day Deployments, 17 New Clients, 16 Validation Customers, 14 Agency Deployments, 5 New Products, 2 SDK Partnerships and Much More...

With the start of a new year it’s time to reflect on another successful 12 months here at Masabi. ...
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18-Dec-2017 10:55:39

Use your Smartphone as Ticket Machine and Ticket for Bus Travel in Anchorage, Alaska

People Mover Launches Mobile Ticketing App  Anchorage and New York – December 18th 2017.  ...
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07-Dec-2017 22:30:00

No More Waiting in Line as Manly Fast Ferry Launches Mobile Ticketing

Use your Smartphone as your Ticket for Fast Ferry Travel in Sydney   Sydney, Australia – December ...
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13-Nov-2017 10:08:34

Adelaide Metro Working with Masabi to Become Australia’s First Transit System to Trial Mobile Ticketing

Successful Smartphone Ticketing System Live in US, UK, France and The Netherlands Now Testing in ...
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30-Oct-2017 13:00:23

Masabi, Keolis and FAMOCO unveil Mass Market Mobile Ticket Validator

Next generation device at a quarter the cost of alternatives brings mobile ticket validation to a ...
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24-Oct-2017 17:06:39

Ticketless Fares - The Benefits of Account-Based Ticketing

Account-Based Ticketing is a ticketless way of allowing people to travel, meaning they tap or scan ...
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10-Oct-2017 19:40:16

APTA EXPO Day 1: Rain, Wind and Transit

Greetings from a wet and windy Atlanta, where the APTA Expo 2017 is currently in full swing with ...
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09-Oct-2017 15:06:33

Masabi Launches Account-Based Ticketing at APTA 2017

New Justride Capabilities Mean Passengers No Longer Need to Buy a Ticket Before Traveling.   ...
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09-Oct-2017 14:52:48

Transit App Integrates Masabi’s Justride SDK to Offer Integrated Ticketing to Agencies in North America

Getting from a to b just got easier with best-of-breed mobile ticketing and journey planning in a ...
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09-Oct-2017 12:22:09

The 7 step 'Mobile First' approach to delivering Account-Based Ticketing and Mobility-as-a-Service (MaaS)

In the past, transport providers either gave you old fashioned paper tickets, magnetic tickets or ...
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06-Oct-2017 17:23:22

Our New Brand: Using Public Transit is Easier With Masabi

Masabi Has A New Logo & Brand Identity! Masabi has grown and evolved considerably over the past few ...
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26-Sep-2017 12:17:35

4 Things We’re Looking Forward to at the APTA Expo 2017

With 12,000 visitors, 800+ exhibitors, 55+ learning zone sessions and 3 days of exciting events, it ...
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30-Aug-2017 13:30:00

Masabi Launches Mobile Ticketing in San Francisco Bay Area with Sonoma-Marin Area Rail Transit (SMART)

New Californian commuter rail service launches using market-leading ticketing technology   New ...
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24-Aug-2017 10:34:19

Improving Rochester's Public Transit Starts with Better Access and Innovation

With its population of 1.5 million sprawling across nine different counties and high rates of ...
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13-Jul-2017 15:11:12

RTC surpasses 100,000 mobile bus passes sold on its rideRTC app

Mobile ticketing and free Wi-Fi add efficiency and productivity for riders   New York and Las ...
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06-Jul-2017 09:30:00

Masabi Continues Global Expansion Bringing Mobile Ticketing to The Hague, The Netherlands

Company Adds Another Major City, Building on Successes in Athens, Boston, London, Los Angeles, New ...
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27-Jun-2017 13:00:00

Three Steps Columbus Can Take to Realize its Smart City Aspirations

When Columbus, OH won the US Department of Transportation’s Smart City Challenge in 2015, the city ...
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26-Jun-2017 09:00:00

Two French Cities Go Live with Mobile Ticketing using Masabi’s JustRide SDK

First Launches in Orleans and Montargis with “Plan-Book-Ticket” Apps, Developed by Strategic ...
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23-Jun-2017 11:51:09

Montargis France: Masabi and Keolis on route to delivering 100% digital ticketing

Since 17 February 2017, passengers in the Amelys Montargis network have been able to purchase and ...
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14-Jun-2017 14:04:12

Masabi Launches Justride Mobile Ticketing with Fire Island Ferries in New York State

Global leader in mobile ticketing deploys system in just three weeks   New York and Fire Island, NY ...
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06-Jun-2017 14:33:23

Keolis confirms its leading position in connected mobility with the launch of an “all-in-one” digital app to plan travel, book and validate tickets

Keolis successfully launched its all-in-all digital solution which allows users to plan their ...
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31-May-2017 12:27:37

Mastercard Set to Transform Cyberjaya’s Smart City into A Cashless Hub

Enhancing the technology hub’s payments and smart city ecosystem with industry partners, Cyberview, ...
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10-May-2017 10:00:00

What is Mobility as a Service (MaaS)?

If you are involved in the mobility or public transport industry, it will not be long before you ...
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11-Apr-2017 17:00:00

Why Transit Infrastructure Must Come First

When the first phase of the long-anticipated Second Avenue subway expansion in New York City opened ...
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10-Apr-2017 08:00:00

How to Bring Mobile Ticketing to Metro – Mobile Ticketing 2.0

Metro rail operators seeking to reduce station congestion and maximise passenger throughput can ...
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07-Apr-2017 07:51:15

The Winner of Public Transport App of the Year 2017 is... Masabi's JustRide!

On Wednesday the 5th of April at the prestigious SmartRail Innovation Awards during SmartRail ...
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15-Mar-2017 14:00:00

Mobile ticketing's payoff: Win-win-win

Local governments and public agencies are faced with a particular challenge when it comes to ...
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13-Mar-2017 13:00:00

Ticketing Tips: The ‘Mobile First’ Approach to Delivering Infrastructure for Smart Cities

In this video Masabi Co-Founder and Head of Innovation, explains the 'Mobile First' approach to ...
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27-Feb-2017 10:25:32

Why Mobile Tickets MUST Work Offline

Mobile Tickets That Only Work When Online Infuriate Passengers and Reduce Uptake Bad coverage has ...
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16-Feb-2017 09:05:23

How the Mobile Phone is Cutting Bus Dwell Times in Half

Mobile ticketing, in which the mobile phone replaces the long-established paper ticket, is now a ...
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13-Feb-2017 11:35:45

Masabi and Mastercard Shortlisted for Global Mobile Award at Mobile World Congress 2017

Later this month the great and the good of the mobile industry will be gathering in Barcelona for ...
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02-Feb-2017 13:20:35

How to progress from visual bus mobile tickets to barcode – Mobile Ticketing 2.0

Mobile ticketing within the bus market has been commonly deployed using a visual ticket, which is ...
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31-Jan-2017 15:00:00

Smart Cities Don’t Need to Take Cash

It’s printed on all the bills produced by the United States Department of Treasury: “This note is ...
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27-Jan-2017 11:11:40

Masabi Wins Smart City Prize at Transport Ticketing Global Awards

Masabi has again been recognised at the transport ticketing industry’s top awards ceremony for its ...
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19-Jan-2017 11:01:58

Masabi Launches JustRide Express - Transit Mobile Ticketing from $1,999 per Month

Global leader in mobile ticketing unveils rapidly deployable service for mid-market transport ...
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17-Jan-2017 09:00:00

4 Key Principles for Smart City Solutions

Selecting the right smart city solutions is difficult. There are a lot of new, innovative and ...
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14-Dec-2016 09:00:00

Masabi Announces JustRide SDK Bringing Mobile Ticketing to Existing Transport, Mapping, Messaging and Payment Apps

First Strategic Partner Keolis to Launch in Montargis, France Using Software Development Kit that ...
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13-Dec-2016 11:27:08

Mobile Ticketing and Amazon Go: People Want To Show Up, Not Line Up

There’s an old joke that queueing is the British national pastime. But you’d be hard pressed to ...
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08-Dec-2016 21:49:14

Governor Cuomo Announces MTA eTix Milestone With Over $47 Million in Ticket Sales

Percentage of Monthly MTA eTix Pass Purchases Triples and Percentage of Weekly MTA eTix Pass ...
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30-Nov-2016 13:00:00

Cash - The Fare Collection Headache

According to recent surveys from The Transit Wire and Mass Transit, cash and cash handling costs ...
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23-Nov-2016 15:00:00

Top Challenges Facing Fare Collection Teams Across North America

To better understand the  current fare collection challenges  transit agencies  are facing, we  ...
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22-Nov-2016 11:26:00

Smart Cities Should Fill Our Downtowns With People, Not Cars

When you peruse rankings of the best downtowns in the United States, you'll find they share many ...
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21-Nov-2016 13:00:00

87% of North American Transit Agencies Plan to Implement Mobile Ticketing

According to a recent survey conducted by Mass Transit, passengers using their mobile phone to use ...
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16-Nov-2016 18:01:00

Riding Transit in Las Vegas Just Got Easier With Mobile Ticketing

RTC partners with industry leader Masabi to develop smartphone app rideRTC   Las Vegas, 16th ...
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14-Nov-2016 14:00:00

The Death of the Paper Ticket - Mobile Predicted to be Leading Ticket Media by 2021

According to a recent survey conducted by Mass Transit, passengers using paper tickets to use and ...
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07-Nov-2016 15:00:00

Mass Transit Research Reveals that 87% of US Transit Agencies Will Implement Mobile Ticketing

Boston, MA, November 7, 2016 -- Mass Transit today released the “Future of Fare Collection in ...
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07-Nov-2016 10:00:00

Bus passengers in Preston can now use their phone as their ticket

Preston, 5th November 2016 - We are excited to announce that the Preston Bus m-Tickets app is now ...
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01-Nov-2016 09:30:00

Preston Bus and Masabi Launch Mobile Ticketing to Speed Up Boarding by 9 Seconds Per Passenger

 Operator chose global leader in mobile ticketing with aim of reducing congestion and improving ...
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31-Oct-2016 11:53:15

National Express Bus and Masabi Bring Mobile Ticketing to Students in the West Midlands

Passengers from 10 Universities Can Now Buy Monthly Travel Passes on their Phones London, 31st ...
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26-Oct-2016 19:07:53

JustRide Named Transit App of the Year at SmartTransit Innovation Awards

Masabi is pleased to announce that the JustRide Platform, which has brought mobile ticketing to ...
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14-Oct-2016 15:50:14

Masabi Wins Smart City Industry Award

Masabi's JustRide has been recognised for its impact on sustainable mobility by winning a ...
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12-Oct-2016 23:08:18

Masabi Named a Finalist For Transit App of the Year

Masabi's JustRide App has been shortlisted for the 2016 SmartTransit Innovation Awards Transit App ...
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06-Oct-2016 09:56:41

Masabi Brings Masterpass and Apple Pay to New York MTA’s Mobile Ticketing

New Payment Options Offering Easy, Secure, & Fast Ways to Pay New York and London – October 6th ...
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19-Sep-2016 10:00:10

Smart Transit Makes the Invisible Visible

When the futurist author Arthur C. Clarke declared in 1973 that "any sufficiently advanced ...
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15-Sep-2016 11:30:00

What is Account Based Ticketing?

Most traditional transport ticketing systems are ‘Card Centric.’ This means the travel information ...
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06-Sep-2016 13:00:00

Bringing City Data Out From Behind the Curtain

Smart city solutions can only happen in an ecosystem built upon open data. More than a century ago, ...
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30-Aug-2016 09:30:00

Smart Transit Is Not One-Size-Fits-All

The best solution will meet the unique needs of the city. The end goal of smart transit is the ...
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26-Aug-2016 15:30:00

An Introduction to Mobile Ticketing for Transportation

Transit technology has come a long way over the last few decades and the way people plan their ...
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22-Aug-2016 11:00:00

How Cloud Computing, Open Standards & Commodity Hardware Are Changing Transit

This post explores how new technology, open standards, cloud computing and commodity hardware are ...
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17-Aug-2016 09:00:00

What is ‘Open Loop’ ticketing?

The term ‘Open Loop’ references the fact that the ticketing system leverages existing open ‘tokens’ ...
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05-Aug-2016 10:00:00

A Guide to Transport Three Letter Acronyms (TTLAs)

Switching industries and learning the new ‘language’ industry professionals use to communicate can ...
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19-Jul-2016 08:30:00

Public Transit Vs Uber & Lyft - Friend or Foe?

Urban mobility applications have sprung up around the needs of cities and their inhabitants, ...
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18-Jul-2016 08:30:00

Masabi and MBNA Thames Clippers Announce Mobile Ticketing Enhancements

Passengers on London’s River Bus to get latest version of Masabi’s JustRide solution boasting brand ...
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06-Jul-2016 15:34:59

New York Governor Announces Launch of the MTA eTix Mobile Ticketing

We are very excited to announce that yesterday New York Governor Andrew M. Cuomo confirmed the ...
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05-Jul-2016 18:21:16

Masabi Launches Mobile Ticketing with New York’s MTA

Company set to transform ticketing experience for United States’ largest transit agency New York, ...
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15-Jun-2016 22:18:47

Enhancements Coming to MBTA’s Pioneering and Popular mTicketing System for Commuter Rail

BOSTON and LONDON, 15/06/2016 – The MBTA and Masabi, the leader in transit mobile ticketing and ...
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06-Jun-2016 14:20:15

5 Simple Rules for Marketing Mobile Ticketing for Public Transport

Since launching our first system in 2007 Masabi has built up a considerable amount of experience, ...
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18-May-2016 13:00:00

Masabi Mobile Ticketing Coming to New York MTA

MTA eTix, to be Rolled out Next Month on Select Lines; Available to All LIRR & Metro-North ...
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12-May-2016 10:00:00

How can mobile ticketing help The Netherlands with its cash-on-bus issue?

On Friday the 12th of February 2016 the Mayor of Amsterdam Eberhard van der Laan announced that ...
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04-May-2016 09:00:00

Enabling Urban Mobility: The Lifeblood of the Smart City

Since the industrial revolution the pace of change within our cities has been dramatic, leading to ...
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18-Apr-2016 14:19:51

The Future of Transport Ticketing is 'Mobile First'

When moving away from your current paper or smartcard solution the standard answer is to install an ...
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31-Mar-2016 17:38:52

Metrolink’s mobile ticketing now available systemwide

Fans can also use the mobile app for Angels Express service Los Angeles and Boston, 31st March 2016 ...
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07-Mar-2016 11:04:46

Los Angeles' Metrolink Adds Convenience with Mobile Ticketing Launch

New Option Debuts on Metrolink's Inland Empire-Orange County Line Los Angeles and London, 7th March ...
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25-Feb-2016 09:00:00

The Future of Transport Ticketing: Bring Your Own Ticket (BYOT)

The coming years will see a huge shift away from the cost and hassle of transport providers ...
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23-Feb-2016 09:12:29

Mobile Ticketing Myths: Barcodes scan too slowly for use in mass transit.

This is the first post in an ongoing series where we will be looking at various ‘Mobile Ticketing ...
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12-Feb-2016 12:10:28

Arriva Trains Wales Win Mobile Technology Award at UK Rail Industry Awards 2016

On Wednesday the 11th February 2016 the great and the good of the UK Rail Industry gathered for the ...
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09-Feb-2016 09:00:00

The Journey to Account Based Ticketing

As a ticketing provider we often get asked to share our thoughts on the future of transport ...
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04-Feb-2016 14:11:23

Top 3 Benefits of Mobile Ticketing for Mass Transit

Whether traveling by rail, bus, ferry or tram, mobile ticketing allows transport providers ...
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03-Feb-2016 10:00:00

The Inaugural Transport and Smart City Leaders Breakfast, London 2016

The inaugural Transport and Smart City Leaders Breakfast took place last week in London. The event ...
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28-Jan-2016 15:33:13

Transport for Athens Wins Most Successful Mobile Ticketing Programme at Transport Ticketing Global Awards

And the winner of the Most Successful Mobile Ticketing Programme 2016 goes to....Masabi & Transport ...
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27-Jan-2016 10:30:00

Powering Smart City Transport with the Smartphone

Smart Cities are all about improving city life through the implementation and adoption of ...
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26-Jan-2016 08:00:00

Masabi Selected to Bring Mobile Ticketing to Los Angeles’ Metrolink

Rail passengers in Southern California will soon be able to use their smartphones to buy and ...
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15-Jan-2016 14:52:49

Mobile Ticketing: Why Barcode?

At Masabi all of the mobile ticketing systems that we currently provide present tickets that can be ...
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12-Jan-2016 13:35:07

Mobile Ticketing to Dramatically Improve the Travel Experience for Millions of New Yorkers

During a news conference at the Brooklyn Transit Museum on Friday the 8th of January 2016, New ...
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10-Dec-2015 17:24:43

Video Interview: Making Transit Easier With Mobile

In this video Anthony Ha from Tech Crunch speaks to Masabi's Ben Whitaker about making transit ...
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07-Dec-2015 07:31:34

Mobile Ticketing Leader Masabi Secures $12m Growth Funding From Keolis, Lepe Partners, MasterCard, and MMC Ventures

Strategic Support from Leaders in Digital Payments and Transport to Speed Global Expansion of ...
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07-Dec-2015 07:26:54

Video: Mobile Ticketing Leader Masabi Secures $12m Growth Funding

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30-Nov-2015 10:50:36

Arriva Trains Wales and Masabi Pass 350,000 Mobile Ticket Sales

Queuing for tickets has become a thing of the past as passengers travel using their smartphones. ...
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30-Nov-2015 10:37:49

Masabi and Transdev Launch Mobile Ticketing In New Orleans

Transit Agency and Mobile Ticketing Provider Deploy Award-Winning JustRide Platform Citywide Across ...
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05-Oct-2015 15:27:30

Masabi and Transit App Partner to Create Integrated Urban Mobility Experience for Transit and Payments

  October 5th, 2015 – San Francisco: Masabi, the global leader in transit mobile ticketing and ...
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25-Sep-2015 20:55:00

Mobile ticketing continues to expand across the UK rail network

Mobile ticketing has been around for a few years, from a technical point of view, but more and more ...
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23-Sep-2015 08:54:09

Masabi and Keolis announce mobile ticketing partnership

September 23rd, 2015 – London and Paris: Masabi, the global leader in transport mobile ticketing ...
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13-Jul-2015 15:23:04

MBNA Thames Clippers to sell £1 million worth of mobile tickets in 2015

Stats gathered over last 12 months reveal key trends amongst 10,000’s of London river travellers ...
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10-Jun-2015 11:49:08

Mobile Ticketing Round-Up: Day 2 UITP

The second day of the Milan show continued in a similar vein to day one, with lots more exciting ...
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