Entries by Krupa

Blackfeet Reservation launches on-demand public transit service powered by Via

October 12, 2021 (Browning, MT) — On August 25, Blackfeet Transit partnered with Via, the leader in TransitTech, to launch a dynamically-routed, door-to-door public transit service that will expand access to affordable, efficient, and convenient transportation for riders traveling within The Blackfeet Reservation and Browning and to and from nearby towns. Blackfeet Transit’s partnership with […]

Cheshire East to launch ‘on-demand’ rural bus service

October 4, 2021 (Cheshire, UK) — Cheshire East is partnering with Via, the leader in TransitTech, to launch an on-demand rural bus service to help reduce social isolation in some of the more remote parts of the borough and complement existing public transit in the area. The new ‘go-too’ pilot scheme will provide safe, convenient […]

The Privacy Policy for Supplemental Services

The privacy policy detailed above concerns solely activity concerning the Service. The App is liable to contain as part thereof provision of supplemental services (see above and below – “Supplemental Services”), which are beyond the Service’s scope as defined in this Agreement, and all subject to that detailed in this section below. If the User […]

Taxing a Solution to Congestion?

It increasingly appears that Governor Cuomo and NY State Leaders may abandon plans for a much-needed comprehensive congestion plan for New York City. Instead, they propose to impose a significant new tax on ride-hailing services, including shared-ride services like Via, which already pay 8.9% in tax on every ride. That’s right – this new policy, […]

Via Partners with NAVYA To Introduce A Revolutionary New App Enabling Safe And Secure Autonomous Rides With Unprecedented User Controls

Using The Via App, NAVYA AUTONOM CAB Riders Can Book And Control Their Travel Efficiently And Safely While Also Tailoring The Experience During Their Journey Globally renowned autonomous vehicle maker NAVYA and Via, the world’s leading developer of on-demand shared ride technology, today announced a new offering that will greatly enhance both the convenience, safety […]

Via and Mercedes-Benz Vans Partner with Berlin’s Public Transport Authority to Launch World’s Largest Public Rideshare Service

ViaVan, the joint venture between Via, the world’s experts in on-demand shared transit, and Mercedes-Benz Vans, the leading manufacturer of iconic passenger and cargo vans, has announced a new partnership with Berlin’s public transit authority, Berliner Verkehrsbetriebe (BVG). Together, ViaVan and BVG will launch the largest public sector deployment of on-demand shuttle service anywhere in […]

Our biggest expansion yet: Via ANYWHERE in Manhattan and Brooklyn!

Dear Via-istas, To wrap up Election Day, the results are in! Tens of thousands of you got out the vote on where we should take Via next, and it was way too difficult to pick just one ‘hood – so we decided to go BIG: You can now Via across all of Manhattan and Brooklyn! […]

Introducing Shared Taxi – a new way to ride

New Yorkers have relied on taxis to get around since the early 1900s. From horse-drawn carriages to hybrid vehicles, the NYC cab has evolved as much as the city itself – and is now about to take another step towards the future with us! Using our smart, on-demand technology, we’re partnering with our friends at […]

Via and Arriva Launch ArrivaClick Service in the United Kingdom

Arriva UK Bus is leading the way with a new and innovative way for people to travel which embraces technology and is set to drive the bus transport market into a new arena. On March 3rd Arriva launched ArrivaClick, becoming the first national operator to launch a fully customer led demand responsive service – developed […]

Via is now in Queens and Downtown Brooklyn + save on interborough rides!

Dear Via-istas, We’ve loved hearing from so many of you that Via in the outer boroughs is a total game changer. You’ll be happy to know – we’re just getting started! Right on the heels of our Greenpoint expansion, here’s another one comin’ in hot: Via in Downtown Brooklyn and Long Island City! Can we […]

Building the Operating System for the future of transportation

In 1900, Americans owned just 8 thousand cars and the horse-drawn carriage was the country’s primary mode of local transit. By 1920, there were 8 million cars across the U.S. and, thanks to Henry Ford’s mass-produced Model T, the carriage industry was well on its way to irrelevance. Today, we are once again in the […]

Via partners with Keolis and LeCab to launch on-demand shared ride service in Paris

PLUS by Via is the first deployment of Via’s proprietary technology outside the U.S.        Via, the world’s leading developer and provider of on-demand shared ride services, and Keolis, the industry-leading public transit operator, have partnered to launch a new dynamic public transit service in Paris: PLUS by Via. Starting January 31st, Parisians using […]