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Showcases

The following examples show what can result from the opening of the customer information data of ÖV Schweiz.

We are always interested in what is done with our data. Contact us, then we can show your examples here.

Github-Repository openTdataCH

Fachstelle Open Data

The department itself makes small code fragments and tools gradually available on Github.

TrainDelayBot

EBP Schweiz

A Chatbot for the Swiss Public Transport.

Swiss Transit App

Vasile Coțovanu

All trains, trams, buses, boats and cablecars in your pocket.

Search for schedules

Search.ch

Timetable search based on GTFS real-time data.

Viadi App

Ubique

The fast timetable app.

vbot.ch

Ubique

The quickest timetable.

Viadi Routing Service

Ubique

Query public transport connections throughout Switzerland using the web-based REST API.

Time for Coffee

Time for Coffee Team

Relax and don’t wait at the station for the next bus, tram, boat or cable car. 

puenktlichkeit.ch

Andreas Gutweniger

The website shows how punctuality is and where there may be delays from time to time.

Rome2rio

Rome2rio

Rome2rio is a comprehensive global travel planner with over 10 million monthly visitors.

Welcomescreen

http://www.itds.ch

For the “Welcomescreen” of our agency house we have aggregated data from various sources and make them available to our visitors on a screen in the entrance hall.

chill

Felice Serena

Your personal Swiss departure indicator

Personal departure indicator

Benjamin Ernst

The developer has built his own personal departure indicator from discarded SBB case sheet modules and placed it on his balcony.

Custom arrival indicator

Swissconnect

Own arrival indicator, which facilitates the loading / unloading of trains.

Berliner-Linien

Michael Frenzel

The application “Berliner Linien” is an experimental website. It shows public transport line networks generated from GTFS files, which offer the user a high degree of interactivity.

TRAVIC

geOps

Transit Visualization Client

Swiss Railways Network

Vasile Coțovanu

This map is an animation based on the official timetables of the Swiss Federal Railways(SBB) network.

FAIRTIQ

schucan management

FAIRTIQ is a mobile ticketing application for public transport and works according to the CIACO principle (Check In – Assisted Check Out).

Arrival monitoring at Bern railway station

Benedikt Hitz

The visualization of arrival data consists of two parts: On the left or above the xy diagram with the arriving trains, which drive along the x-axis into the station. If a delay is predicted, it is indicated by an ascent on the y-axis.

Delays at the largest stations

Patrick Roten and Mathias Zuber

The different graphs show the corresponding distributions. In combination with filter functions, insights from the visualization can be gained.

SBB delay visualisation

David Bösiger and Dominik Briner

Want to know how many trains arrive late at your train station? Simply search the name of your train station in the search bar. A type-ahead function helps you to find the train station your looking for faster.

Visualisierung on OpenStreetMap

Lino Hess und Mario Hess

Real-time departure indicator on the federal map viewer

Swisstopo

On the map viewer of the federal map.geo.admin.ch the real-time departure displays for the geodataset stops were implemented.

ÖV AR

Lukas Gasser

A different timetable. The app is based on “Augmented Reality” and currently only runs on iPhones 6S/SE and newer as well as iPad Pro and iPad from 2017.

Stations 4

André Horstmann

Change of timetable, snow, delays? Live departures in public transport in Switzerland with the new station app.

Commuter Land Switzerland

SRF

This is where GA and Half-Fare travelcard sell best.

Federal map viewer

Swisstopo

Swisstopo has implemented real-time departure displays for the geodataset stops on the federal map.geo.admin.ch map viewer.

Wemlin

Netcetera AG

With Wemlin and the timetables of OSTWIND, BLT, Liechtenstein, TPF and ZVV mobile you reach your destination quickly.

Home by two

Home by two

Plan your outings down to the minute based on past performance on Strava. During the activity, Home by Two will tell you wether you are on schedule and estimates the time of return accordingly. If you change your plans, you can easily find the best connection back home.

Stations App

Departures in public transport in Switzerland

Stations – the perfect app for commuters! Stations is for all regular public transport users in Switzerland who know “their” stations and connections and want to find out quickly and easily about the next departure times, delays and possible track changes.

Apple Maps

In the public transport view you can see information about subways, buses, trains and ferries, specially adapted to each city for which it is available. Plan an exact route, keep an eye on timetables, get detailed directions or ask Siri where you’re going. You can also add a specific public transport line to your favorites and get the latest information or reminders. The list of supported locations is getting longer and longer.

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Swiss Train Challenge

26 cantons as quickly as possible by public transport.

In order to break the current record of 17 hours and 19 minutes, the timetable was optimised with an algorithm based on SBB’s opendata. The RTS reported on this in its show “19h30”. In the meantime, the algorithm has also been described in a publication of the geomatic magazine XYZ.

On Time Schweiz

This app is a must-have for all public transport users with an Apple Watch.

Quick and easy access to departure times on your Apple Watch or simply find the nearest stop in your area. Works with all public transport: nearby stations + departures, connection details, home, favorites, map to station, notifications, rail traffic information (RSS)

Swiss Public Transport

This app is your personal public transport assistant for Switzerland!

Whether you use it for your daily shuttle service or for a hike in the Alps, this application offers you live connections throughout Switzerland.

TakeMeHome.ch

TakeMeHome.ch gets you to your destination faster with public transport in Switzerland.

After you have entered your 4 main destinations in the “Settings”, you can easily display the next “fastest” connections from a nearby stop to your destination.

QuickÖV

Reference book for public transport in Switzerland.

The search for the next departure time of frequently used public transport connections can be problematic if the app used is too complicated or starts too slowly. QuickÖV solves this problem by allowing the user to define preferred connections and display them immediately after startup.

Trnsport.ch

Connection via web address

Fill out the form to search for a public transport connection.

Share the found connection by copying the web address into any message.

Public transport timetable as workflow

You want to know quickly when the next train leaves or if your planned connection is delayed?

With this workflow for the Alfred Productivity App for Mac OS X, you’re just a shortcut away from this information at all times.

Transitor

Welcome to Transitor

Point to point – departure map – weather

OutlookSwissPTTimtable

OutlookSwissPTTimable: Timetable add-in for public transport in Switzerland for Microsoft Outlook

GeoNames.org

GeoNames.org is a global geographic database available under a cc-by license. The data often comes from national data sources (such as Swisstopo in Switzerland). In addition, a wiki edit interface is available which allows users to make simple changes.

Marey-like timetable Geneva-Lausanne

Train service between Lausanne-Genève on weekdays. The points represent the 80% delay quantile on arrival at the station.

Mapping swiss trains delays over one day

On some selected days, you can scroll through time and see how trains are delayed in Switzerland.

Meeting place finder

With the app you can find an optimal public transport meeting point for people from different corners of Switzerland. The public transport travel times have been prepared on the basis of the timetable data.

Chunder

Stefan Korner, Ideenkaffee

An aid for all public transport users.