Real-time information about state/territory government operated (or commissioned) public transport services. I.e. The real-time location of actual services (individual buses, trains, trams and ferries) as they travel prescribed routes.

Data Location

http://www.action.act.gov.au/rider_Info/apps/nxtbus-data-feed-registration-form

Comments

Data licence is http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/au/deed.en Data schema licence is at http://user47094.vs.easily.co.uk/siri/termsOfUse.htm

Data available via SIRI API after completing form at http://www.action.act.gov.au/rider_Info/apps/nxtbus-data-feed-registration-form

The ACT Government answered the following questions for us:

1) is the realtime data available in bulk? The data is streamed in real time and not stored and as such, not available in bulk.

2) how frequently it is updated? As above, it is streamed in real time and updated every 30 seconds.

3) is it available without going through a registration process? You will have to register in order to get access to the data.

Data Availability

  • Y Openly licensed
  • Y Is the data available for free
  • Y Is the data machine readable
  • Y Is the data provided on a timely and up to date basis
  • N Available in bulk
  • Y Is the data available online
  • Y Does the data exist
  • Y Is data in digital form
  • N Publicly available
Key:
  • Yes
  • No
  • Unsure
  • No data

Details

Date the data became available   Unknown
Format of data   Siri API
Reviewer   Australia's Open Data Index
Submitters   Stephen Gates
Last modified   Wed May 20 2015 03:43:50 GMT+0000 (UTC)