Entries by Caroline Hawkins

Via goes exclusively shared for Earth Day

The company encourages everyone to ditch single-occupancy trips for shared transportation April 17, 2019– Via, the leading provider and developer of on-demand shared mobility, is encouraging everyone to take a stand against congestion and carbon emissions this Earth Day by turning off its private ride feature and exclusively offering shared rides on April 22. “At […]

Via and LA Metro launch pilot program to evolve public transit in Los Angeles

Via’s shared ride technology will provide first-and-last mile solutions for three key LA areas Via, the world’s leading developer of on-demand shared transit solutions, and the Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority (Metro), launch today a pilot program that provides first-and-last mile solutions for public transportation in Los Angeles County. The service utilizes Via’s sophisticated […]

Via demonstrates the future of autonomous vehicle ridesharing at CES

Via, Comet Mobility and Aurrigo debut PodZero AV mobility project Via, the leader in dynamic, on-demand shared ride technology, is building the operating system for mobility and the future of Autonomous Vehicles (AVs), showcasing its smart solutions at CES 2019 alongside Aurrigo, Comet Mobility and an AI technology provider for AV demonstrations. AV technology is […]

Via deploys BusGo service in Singapore with Land Transit Authority

The on-demand public bus project is now live for riders through a mobile app Via, the world’s leading developer of on-demand shared mobility solutions, has announced today the first public-sector deployment of its technology in Asia. Through a partnership with Singapore’s Land Transit Authority (LTA), a new on-demand public bus service, ‘BusGo’, will enable commuters […]

Via launches new rideshare service in Auckland

Via, in partnership with Auckland Transport and Go Bus, has launched AT Local, an innovative rideshare service providing first-and-last mile connectivity in Devonport. Three electric vans and three electric cars will be dynamically routed around the Devonport peninsula, transporting passengers to-and-from the local Devonport, Bayswater and Stanley Bay ferry terminals. AT Local aims to make […]

Via rides into Virginia with new Arlington County service

Via, the world’s leading expert in on-demand shared transit, is excited to announce the extension of its DC service to Arlington County, Virginia. Via first launched in Washington DC in August 2016 to support residents during SafeTrak repair work to the red line. The service has since grown to cover the entire District and has […]

Via selected for on-demand public transport study in Timaru, New Zealand

Via has been selected by Environment Canterbury for a feasibility study that will provide a new on-demand public transport service in Timaru, New Zealand. During the research period, Environment Canterbury will collaborate with Via and the Timaru District Council to understand the needs of the community, whose use of existing public transit systems has steadily […]

Via awarded second phase of contract to provide on-demand public bus technology in Singapore

Via, the world’s leading developer of dynamic shared ride technology, has been awarded the second phase of a contract to provide on-demand public bus (ODPB) technology in Singapore by the Land Transport Authority (LTA). The six-month operational trial will leverage Via’s best-in-class ride matching and routing algorithm as well as the company’s extensive operational expertise […]