Questions tagged [transportation]

Transportation is the movement of people, animals and goods from one location to another.

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List of weigh stations in the US and their locations?

I'm wondering whether there is any open data out there that comprehensively lists weigh stations in the US and their latitude/longitude. Other vehicle inspection facilities would be interesting.
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Looking for a motorcycle database

I've been looking for a while for a database (or API) containing information about motorcycles. Notament : Brand Model Year of manufacture If possible various technical information And also if ...
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Is there research on taxi call times?

we are simulating future traffic in cities using small autonomous shuttles. To get more realistic we are looking for research on how long people are calling their taxi in advance. Sadly my googling ...
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Seeking EV charging station data for Denmark

Does anyone have a link to some open source data on EV charging station data preferably in Denmark, but maybe Europe?
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Travel Trip Diaries

I am building an agent based traffic micro simulation and am looking for travel trip diaries of an individuals trips on a specific day. Usually, the trip will be done by origin, destination, mode of ...
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Free source of AIS data (API)

The automatic identification system (AIS) is an automatic tracking system that uses transponders on ships to locate them. There are also databases that provide information about the ship — size, type, ...
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1918 Bureau of Transportation Statistics North American Transportation Atlas Data?

In 2008 User:NE on wikipedia added a bunch of train routes from 1918 to wikipedia: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Missouri%E2%80%93Kansas%E2%80%93Texas_Railroad#/media/File:Missouri,...
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Database of Motor Vehicles?

Is there a database of the Motor Vehicles that were built until now, containing the Model Size Weight Price Year of release Power. Model engine Engine Capacity Position of the engine. Engine ...
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Airline check for availability data

Where can I find a free web service, or data available in XML format, to check for flights availability? Something like OpenFlights to which provides airport data.
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Database of wheelchair-accessible places

I want to know whether a place is wheelchair-accessible or not. Data for the whole world would be best, but data for specific countries/cities is OK too. Data must be reusable in Wikivoyage, which is ...
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Database of ships?

Is there a database of the ships that were built until now, containing the size, weight, displacement, cost, year of built, and optionally the amount of used materials? It does not need to contain ...
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Road traffic per national road in the Czech Republic

I'm looking for road traffic count/volume (i.e. number of cars) per road in the Czech Republic. Something like this, although it should ideally be from recent years; a tabular dataset, not an image; ...
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Free database of vehicle data and VIN

I've been looking for a free database of vehicle manufacturer's specifications, data, and VIN for a long time with no luck, does anyone have any ideas? Please identify any database of free or non-...
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API giving ship positions worldwide

ShipAIS has a great database and web interface showing what ships are in a particular area: Unfortunately, it is limited to North Europe. Is there a similar database for ships in the whole world? ...
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Availability of descriptive ship metadata

I'm creating my own ship position map by AIS (Automatic Identification System) messages from the base transceiver station (BTS). Can I find a free database of static information about the ships by ...
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Vessel/ais traffic data of the most congested areas of the world

For my research project, I need vessel traffic data of the most congested regions of the world for the past five years. I searched for that data here but couldn't get what I wanted. So far I've found ...
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Are there hubs for self-publishing archived data?

Specifically asking for 3rd party created archives of real-time transit vehicle location data. But I guess wondering if there are broader places for people to be publishing/sending data.
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Logistics data sources for data analysis work

Where can I find logistics data sets? I look for data for my student to analyse in a bachelor thesis.
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Getting approach procedures and plates from FAA NASR data

I'm building a website that shows all important data for a given airport, navaid, etc, similar in content to this one and am trying to find the best way to get the data, starting with FAA data. I've ...
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Where can I find every international flight in the world of late?

With COVID-19 grounding mostinternational flights, the list is surely short, especially if restricted to long-haul flights. While https://www.flightradar24.com/blog/charting-the-decline-in-air-traffic-...
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Real-time vehicle fleet position data, United Kingdom

I am a software developer. I want to advertise that I can build vehicle tracking apps. To that end, I will place a live demo on my web page. I am looking for an API which I can query every 5 seconds ...
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Airport / airline data from all over the world

Where can I get a database with airports and possible with (available / closed) runways from all over the world? I am looking for airlines and contact info of managers in decision-making positions at ...
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From where does Costco get data correlating license plate numbers and vehicle make and models?

International warehouse shopping chain Costco includes functionality in their tire department website to enter a vehicle's license plate number to automatically determine the vehicle's make and model. ...
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Where could I find road data for counties in the state of Florida

I would like to know about websites from I could download roads data for counties in the State of Florida. I was able to find Tiger shapefiles for each county in every state in the US. However the ...
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Tagged (non-anonymized) GPS driver trip database

The AXA Kaggle challenge Driver Telematics Analysis provides a dataset of over 50,000 anonymized driver trips. Are there open databases of tagged, non-anonymized trips, with several trips for each ...
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Seeking globally available road data for medium-scaled maps (1:200.000)

I am seeking open data of roads for medium scaled maps (1:200.000, 1:500.000 up to 1:1.000.000). For the whole world, at least Indonesia and Africa. I know I could use OSM streets and somehow ...
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Traffic density data source

Data: I am looking for traffic density for a given place, preferably averaged over a given area for the last year. Traffic density is defined as the number of vehicles per unit length of the roadway. ...
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Dataset of diesel consumption by US state and year

Need a dataset, for diesel consumption by US state and by year, going back to 1990 if possible.
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Hyperloop; Which Open-Source License did Musk choose?

Which Open-Source license did Elon Musk choose for the Hyperloop?
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Where can I source authoritative Japanese railway lines and stations?

I'm looking for the official spatial datasets (shapefile or other geospatial format) showing Japanese railway lines and stations, including the high-speed Shinkansen and local/metropolitan rail lines. ...
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Is there any chance that I can find shapefiles of buildings in Qingdao, China?

We are starting a new research project in China and I've been looking for shapefiles of buildings in Qingdao, China. The closest thing I can find is buildings of Beijing. But I need Qingdao, not ...
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Are there open data sets about commuting patterns in large US cities?

Are there specific data sets about movement of commuters (in cars, trains, buses, etc.) in major US cities? Ideally the data would include numbers of commuters, have detailed location information, ...
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Need road condition data for the Washington DC area

I am taking a data science class and we are supposed to develop our own final project idea. The general context of the idea I am considering is that there is a group that meets once per week. Based ...
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Automobile accident data in the US

A friend's question: Are there data about automobile accidents over the course of a year with daily increments and preferably with a large variety of filters like city, highway, etc?
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public data on vehicle speed/acceleration for a route, for multiple trips

Is there a public database containing vehicle speed or vehicle acceleration with location info like GPS, in a particular route, (for one trip or multiple trips)? latitude-x, longitude-x, speed1 or ...
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Total distance of Cycling routes in European Cities

I managed to find a lot of stats about cycling in Europe, however, not what I was looking for. I need an open dataset with the total length of the cycling routes in each European City (or at least ...
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Dataset for road accidents or traffic

I am looking for datasets that lists the location of accidents or traffic (latitude and longitude) with date and time in many countries. I found datasets for USA and UK, now looking for datasets for ...
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Tallinn APC & AVL data for public transport

I am looking for automatic passenger counts (APC) and automatic vehicle location (AVL) datasets for Tallinn public transportation system. Any ideas where I can find them? Or if there are no such ...
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Free Vehicle Database including ground clearance data

I'm searching for a freely available database of vehicles sold during the last 10 years (or more) which stores technical specifications including the ground clearance. The only database I was able to ...
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Per capita surface area for (car) transport since WWII

It is an obvious phenomenon that the surface area each person 'requires' for transport has been increasing over the past decades (with growing wealth), because we have more cars. I'm interested in ...
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Aircraft parts database

Is there an open dataset of aircraft parts? Each part has a unique number. Several services provide search across resellers. These searches return little details on the part itself, only reseller ...
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Free database of vehicle data and images

I've been looking for a free database of vehicle manufacturer's specifications, data, and images for a long time with no luck, does anyone have any ideas?
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Beijing Traffic Data

I'm looking for a reliable source for traffic data in Beijing. In some papers that I've read, a particular dataset is mentioned. From the articles: "The traffic network is located between the ...
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Where can I get the Beijing ring road traffic data (speed of vehicles)?

In some papers, it is used the Beijing ring road traffic data. I searched the internet, But I didn't find the dataset. For example, in a paper, it is noted: "Beijing is the capital of China and one ...
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Are there datasets of latitude, longitude, and a land/water indicator?

This is a related (on a lower level) to my other question. Are there any open datasets that contain latitude, longtitude, and an indicator of whether or not the point is land or water? The resolution ...
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Road shapefiles of Thessaloniki, Greece for years 1991 and 2003?

I want to download the road network for the city of Thessaloniki, Greece for years 1991 and 2003 in shapefile format. Do you know where can I find data for those years?
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Shapefiles of 20th Century British Railways

I'm looking for shapefiles of the British railway network from any time between 1900 and 1970 (before many of the railways were closed). There are many historical GIS sites (such as GBHGIS and Vision ...
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Open access electric vehicle trip dataset

Are there any open access electric vehicle trip dataset, that contains information about vehicle energy consumption, speed, acceleration, distance or GPS? Used electric vehicles should not be older ...
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Coordinates of nearby parking lots, findable by street name

I am looking for open latitude, longitude data with information about parking lots. I am looking for data or an API with an open source client library, using which I can specify a street name, and ...
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Railways, trains and timetable data

I have a school project in which I am supposed to analyse how much trains are late at different rail stations. I can create an artificial database for this purpose. However I would really like to use ...