Tag Archives: Bus WiFi Systems

City-to-City Bus Services Experience Fastest Increase in Technology Use

Passengers on city-to-city bus services are increasingly using technology, according to a DePaul University study. After collecting data from 7,034 passengers on 106 different buses, planes, and trains, the researchers concluded that passengers’ use of personal electronic devices continues to … Continue reading

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Inner-City Transportation Challenges & Connectivity: Are We Missing the Bus?

In a white paper titled “Overcoming the Challenges of Inner-City Transportation,” IBM discusses the difficulties of providing reliable transportation in urban areas. Inner-city transit agencies face unique hurdles that must be overcome if our urban centers hope to support growing … Continue reading

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The Future of Bus Design Includes Bus WiFi Systems

As traffic clogs cities across the globe, transit planners are recommending buses as a cost-effective, quick way to add public transportation bandwidth. Compared to light rail systems, bus systems can be up to 90% less expensive to install. Plus, with … Continue reading

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The Drive for School Bus WiFi Gets in Gear [Infographic]

We know that modern school-aged children are connected to technology, but would it be beneficial for them to be able to use that technology during school bus trips or even during the commute from home to school? Did you know … Continue reading

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Easy Wins for Improving Public Transit & Bus Speed: Bus WiFi Systems Can Help

“I don’t take the bus because it’s too slow!” This is an all too common reason for avoiding public transit. Fortunately, a group sponsored by the Federal Transit Administration has researched how to speed up the country’s bus routes. The … Continue reading

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Agencies Turn to Bus Rapid Transit: How Bus WiFi Systems Can Help.

Transit agencies across the country are adding rapid bus service to minimize pollution, support job growth, and relieve congestion. In Kansas City, Miami-Dade, and even around Aspen, these rapid bus transit lines offer convenience and comfort over other forms of … Continue reading

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Motorcoach Mobile WiFi Helps Riders Make a Green Transportation Choice

Motorcoaches and private charter buses are the most fuel-efficient form of transportation in North America in regards to passenger miles per gallon of fuel. As cities get more crowded and fuel prices increase, buses and coaches play an important role … Continue reading

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Bus WiFi on Mass Transit Can Help Boost Local Business

Mass transit is gaining in popularity. In 2012, DePaul University found that intercity bus service grew by 7.5 percent and rail travel increased by 3 percent. Several factors contributed to this trend: high fuel prices, affordable transit rates for passengers … Continue reading

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Educational Travel Relies on Bus WiFi Systems

Younger riders often use bus travel for educational tours. For these customers, bus WiFi systems are critical; Generation Y-ers can’t live without a reliable and safe WiFi connection.

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Bus WiFi & Baby Boomers: A Perfect Match for Private Charters

For private charter agencies, adding WiFi is a great way to attract new customers, including people who are getting ready to retire. Indeed, people in their 50s and 60s (Baby Boomers) are a significant and important market group who are … Continue reading

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