Questions tagged [transportation]

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

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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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automobile accident dataset with car make and year [duplicate]

I am looking for a free dataset that shows accidents with car make and year sold/in use in any country.
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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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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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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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API giving ships positions for the whole world

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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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 ...
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Looking for Soviet Union or Russia transportation GIS dataset

I am looking for a dataset that can I obtain about Russia's transportation. I am working on a PDF of the former Soviet Union's St. Petersburg map that I have here and need to georeference it. Is there ...
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How can I obtain public transport data for Hong Kong / Shenzhen?

I am going to develop an offline transport mobile app around my region (Hong Kong / Shenzhen) but I cannot find any GTFS (General Transit Feed Specification) data available on the web. How can I ...
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Database of wheelchair-accessible places

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

I am looking for a database of bicycle sharing systems. It does not need to be real-time (even though that would be wonderful). Each entry should ideally have the following: Name of the system (ex: ...
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Car breakdown database and diagnostic trouble codes, that caused a breakdown

I didn't found source of the data in which there could be information about car breakdowns, the causes of failure and, possible, diagnostic trouble codes(DTC). Can your help me with this problem?
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Vehicle crash Data for all states in USA

Looking to pull as much crash data as available and use it in analytics. Is there any API to pull data directly instead of manually downloading PDF files?
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Statistics on the number of seats per car

I am looking for some data on the (average) number of seats per car. I know one could assume such number to be 5, but I would like to have some statistics to support such an assumption.
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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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Is there any data on actual average USPS delivery times

I'm looking for data on the average delivery times between points for the US Postal Service. I've found maps on their site with scheduled delivery times but I'm wondering if anyone has data on actual ...
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Train/subway accelerometer data, with line/stations metadata (train rider's smartphone OK)

I need accelerometer history taken by people riding urban trains or subway. Ideally more than 10 minutes of riding, and more than 20 samples for each train line. The name of the train line, and the ...
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Vehicle Crash DataSet with Accelerometer

I am looking for an open dataset of vehicle crashes that includes the vehicle location, heading, speed and accelerometer data. Availability of Gyro and Magnetometer data is a plus but not necessary.
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Where can I find a database that contains all the airline companies with their alliances and if they are low cost or not

I am looking for a database that contains all the airline companies alongside the alliances that they belong to, and if they are low-cost or not. So far I found this Airport, airline and route data ...
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Is there any international public transport data?

I want to create some proof of concept for an international public transport service. Is there any data or an API available that already normalizes this data across multiple countries, besides Google ...
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US freight commodity flows by county or BEA

I am looking for data on freight commodity flows in US by county or BEA area for a two digit STCC code. The information that I need is how many tons or loads of freight of a given commodity was ...
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Transportation statistics for Grand Central Terminal

Grand Central Terminal reports serving 750K people daily. Is there an MTA dataset for that, or at least a way to approximate that with hourly granularity?