Entries by Andy Ambrosius

Via and Busways launch microtransit service connecting The Ponds and Schofields residents to public transit

The Cooee Busways app brings on-demand, dynamic transportation to suburbs surrounding two new Sydney Metro stations. June 12, 2019 (New South Wales, Australia) — Via, the world’s leading provider and developer of on-demand public mobility solutions, today announced a new microtransit deployment in partnership with Transport for New South Wales (TfNSW) and Busways, a leading […]

DC Government launches new ride sharing program to transport employees

District Government Employees can now book rides for official District business through Via, with ride expenses billed electronically to their agency. May 9, 2019 (Washington, DC) — The Department of Public Works (DPW) recently announced a new partnership with Via to provide District government employees with a new ride sharing service. The ride sharing program […]

Via and SamTrans launch on-demand public transportation in Pacifica, California

The new partnership with SamTrans brings another shared, on-demand service powered by Via to the San Francisco Bay area. May 6, 2019 (Pacifica, CA) — Via, the world’s leading provider and developer of on-demand shared mobility solutions, today announced a new microtransit deployment in the San Francisco Bay Area, operated in partnership with public transportation […]

ViaVan and Arriva launch microtransit service ArrivaClick in Leicester

The third ArrivaClick deployment in the UK will bring an innovative mobility solution to a major housing development in the region April 29, 2019 (Leicester, United Kingdom) —  ViaVan, the joint venture between global on-demand shared transit experts Via and Mercedes-Benz Vans, announced the third deployment of ArrivaClick, the microtransit service operated by Europe’s leading […]

Via and King County Metro deploy microtransit service connecting Seattle and Tukwila residents to public transit

The new first- and last-mile service will support five major Sound Transit Link light rail stations April 16, 2019 (Seattle, WA) — Via, the world’s leading provider and developer of on-demand shared mobility solutions, announced today a new microtransit deployment in Seattle, Washington aiming to connect more residents to public transportation. In partnership with King […]

Via announces strategic partnership with ITOCHU Corporation and Mori Building Company

The new partnership allows for dramatic growth of on-demand mobility in Japan April 15, 2019 (Tokyo, Japan) — Via, the world’s leading provider and developer of on-demand shared mobility solutions, announced today a strategic partnership with ITOCHU Corporation and Mori Building Company. Following on the heels of the August 2018 launch of HillsVia, a commuter […]

Via launches on-demand public transit in Tel Aviv

The new service, bubble, marks Via’s first deployment in Israel. April 14, 2019 (Tel Aviv, Israel) — Via, the world’s leading provider and developer of on-demand shared mobility solutions, announced today its first deployment in Israel. Developed in partnership with public transit operator Dan Transportation the new service, bubble, aims to increase mobility and reduce […]

Bekasi and Via launch TRON to Transform riding Angkot in Indonesia

The new ridesharing deployment will launch in March near Jakarta, beginning with 150 vehicles April 10, 2019 (Bekasi, Indonesia) — Residents of Bekasi will soon be served by the next generation of Angkot as PT. Teknologi Rancang Olah Nusantara introduces TRON, a new form of on-demand public transportation. Launching on April 10, TRON is developed […]

ViaVan and Transport for London announce demand responsive bus collaboration

TfL awards 1-year pilot to ViaVan to evolve public transit in Sutton February 20, 2019 (LONDON)— ViaVan, Europe’s leading provider of on-demand shared transit, was awarded today by Transport for London (TfL) the contract for a 1-year demand responsive bus pilot in the borough of Sutton. The service will be operated in collaboration with Go-Ahead […]

Via enters South American market with CityBus 2.0 deployment in Brazil

The new service in Goiânia, Brazil is in partnership with HP Transportes Coletivos Via, the world’s leading developer of on-demand shared mobility solutions, announced today the first deployment of its technology in South America. Developed in partnership with HP Transportes Coletivos in Goiânia, CityBus 2.0 marks Via’s first public transportation partnership in Brazil, beginning service on […]

ViaVan expands in London and launches first airport service

Leader in shared rides provides new access to affordable, efficient and convenient transportation December 3, 2018 (LONDON) — ViaVan, Europe’s leading expert in on-demand shared transit, is excited to announce the expansion of its shared ride service in London. ViaVan’s affordable, efficient, and congestion-reducing shared rides will now be available in zones 1-5, including service to […]

ViaVan launches revolutionary shared ride service in Milton Keynes

October 24, 2018 (Milton Keynes, UK)– ViaVan, the joint venture between Via, the world’s experts in ondemand shared transit, and Mercedes-Benz Vans, announced today the launch of its shared ride service in Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire. This is the fourth city launch for ViaVan, following on the heels of its successful debut in Amsterdam and London […]