The Optibus Blog

Thoughts about scheduling, planning, mass transit, technology, algorithms and more.

Abigail Levner

PR & Communications Manager

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La Linea spa launches electric buses in Venice

La Linea spa is bringing electric buses to Venice and real-time operations to Italy using Optibus’ Planning,...

Transdev’s RedBus Urbano signs with Optibus to improve its electric fleet

RedBus Urbano, one of the main public transport operators in Santiago, Chile and Transdev’s largest bus operation...

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GLOBAL optimizes passenger transportation in Gran Canaria, Spain with Optibus

SALCAI UTINSA S.A. (GLOBAL), the main intercity transportation operator on the island of Gran Canaria, Spain, has begun...

Optibus Becomes the First Public Transportation Unicorn with Series D Closing

Funding accompanies the launch of Ridership Insights, which helps planners redesign transportation systems to increase...

Optibus Launches Timetable Optimization, an Industry First in Reducing Costs  

Tested by transportation providers worldwide, the feature is the industry’s only such offering available on an...

U.S. transit and software experts join Optibus’ North America leadership

Optibus is thrilled to announce two new appointments to its North America leadership team: Angela Miller as General...

Parks of Hamilton improves efficiency and driver shifts using cloud-native software

One of Scotland’s largest operators, Park’s of Hamilton, is using Optibus’ planning, scheduling, and rostering, and...

Chartered Speed chooses Optibus for Electric Bus management in India

Chartered Speed Limited is onboarding Optibus’ cloud-native electric vehicle management, planning, and scheduling...

Empresa Viamão to reduce operating costs in Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil using Optibus

Empresa de Transportes Coletivo Viamão, which has been operating in the Brazilian state of Rio Grande do Sul for almost...

Flint, Michigan’s MTA tackles driver shortages and manual scheduling with Optibus

The Mass Transportation Authority (MTA) is now using Optibus for planning, scheduling, and rostering. 

Optibus Expands in North America with Acquisition of Trillium

Optibus’ acquisition marks company’s growth into passenger information management systems and the opening of their...

Kampala, Uganda’s first public bus network will be operated using Optibus

Operated by Tondeka Metro Company (TMC), the 3,000 vehicle network is part of a larger initiative backed by the World...

Optibus Enhances VDV Data Integration in Partnership with SPOO Group

The partnership focuses on seamless data experiences in the DACH region.

Optibus opens R&D Center in Berlin to support rapid European expansion

Optibus has opened a research and development (R&D) center in Berlin, which will also operate as Optibus’ DACH...