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Is there any international public transport data?

TRAVIC has a list of public transport service APIs that conform to the GTFS standard: http://tracker.geops.ch/ List of API Feeds (searchable and filterable) EDIT: I found a couple of more-direct ...
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Alternative to GTFS (General Transit Feed Specification)?

Transmodel is a not very widely used format for schedule data (alternative to GTFS). For real time data (alternative to GTFS-realtime): SIRI is an XML protocol used most heavily in Europe. You'll ...
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London rail and tube station locations

Alex, I looked through the TFL APIs, documentation and datasets. The station list (KML) format indicates it has locations for light rail (DLR), tube and overground. But as you observed there are no ...
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Real-time location of trains in France, Germany, Switzerland, and other countries

Finland has a real-time and train tracking website - Live Train Map With the Live train map you can track the movement of trains. The information is based on train GPS tracking. direct link
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Public transport maps for all cities

The OpenStreetMap.org website has a "Transport Map" layer: It's not great. In particular, tram stops are far too prominent (for the city of Melbourne anyway). You could conceivably make a better ...
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Where can I find data on MARTA?

Data Marta Open Data Archived Marta Realtime Data Note: File name times are in UTC not Eastern. Also, the marta train API is particularly flaky so trains randomly disappear and reappear and/or show ...
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Public transport maps for all cities

Wikimedia Commons has a repository of public transport maps: https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/Category:Public_transport_maps The maps are available under various license, but are at least ...
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Where can I find data on MARTA?

MARTA's Open Data Portal is probably the best place to start. It has links to documentation for MARTA's bus and rail APIs as well as data released for their quarterly hackathons. Additionally they ...
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Real-time location of trains in France, Germany, Switzerland, and other countries

For the Netherlands someone built this map showing all passenger trains in currently in operation: http://spoorkaart.mwnn.nl/ This map is based on the data from this website: http://openov.nl/ (in ...
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historical data for bus arrival time at bus stop

I have fully figure out what happened to my problems. For the GTFS data of New York, it can be found here: http://transitfeeds.com/p/mta These data has been divided into several different parts, thus ...
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London bus stops registry

I finally found it at http://naptan.app.dft.gov.uk/datarequest/help under GTFS section, direct link: http://naptan.app.dft.gov.uk/datarequest/GTFS.ashx
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Pictures of all airplanes, organized by tail number

Most commercial aricraft, lots of military and some general aviation aircraft. Airliners.net
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What's the train frequency at all stations in the UK?

You can find the complete timetable in PDF through Network Rail. You might be able to scrape the required information from it. Otherwise, perhaps you can contact Network Rail directly to see if the ...
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Database of bicycle sharing systems

One possible source is citybik.es, which does much more than collecting metadata about bicycle sharing systems: it also collects live info about the number of bikes in each docking station! They have ...
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UK train data in real-time

The UK is relatively good when it comes to open transport data. You might want to have a look at the APIs produced by Real Time Trains (although some of these are chargeable) or the Network Rail data ...
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London rail and tube station locations

A more up to date resource is the Transport for London Unified API. For example you can get a list of all the tube stops like so: https://api.tfl.gov.uk/StopPoint/Mode/tube You can find out more ...
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Database of bicycle stations in Minato (Tokyo)

The service's map shows a map of stations: http://docomo-cycle.jp/minato/map/ Reading the JavaScript source code leads to a JSON file which contains the data with location names in Japanese: http://...
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Pictures of taxis in Karachi

With Google you can search for images and choose the general license terms. For specific companies you'd have to do a specific search. Here is a search with "Reuse with modification" Here is one ...
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Are there open data sets about commuting patterns in large US cities?

Residence to Workplace Commute Patterns, RPA Counties has some of what you want. not sure about all, i'm not really familiar with it http://catalog.opendata.city/dataset/residence-to-workplace-commute-...
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What's the train frequency at all stations in the UK?

If you are interested in calculating train frequency at London tube, overground and some national rail stations, you can use the Timetable API in the Transport for London Unified API. Timetables are ...
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Are there open data sets about commuting patterns in large US cities?

Check this dataset: http://data.mytransit.nyc.s3.amazonaws.com/README.HTML. This dataset includes the GTFS schedule data and the historical data for bus system in NYC. The historical data can be ...
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Are there open data sets about commuting patterns in large US cities?

There's a related question. This answer may be helpful here too Nick. You can find out information about Americans' commuting habits in relation to specific geographic areas through the U.S. Census ...
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Real-time location of trains in France, Germany, Switzerland, and other countries

Here's a new-ish open source resource for live Swiss trains. http://maps.vasile.ch/transit-sbb/ This map is an animation based on the official timetables of the Swiss Federal Railways(SBB) network. ...
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Any AVL raw and open data?

Phoenix has AVL datasets, and some other documents
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London Fare Zones spatial data

It's not great but you could probably extract the data from the SVG https://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/e/e1/London_Underground_Overground_DLR_Crossrail_map_zone.svg <g id="zone6"> ...
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London Fare Zones spatial data

After some searching I found this data set which can be downloaded as a KML file. It is made from contouring stations of a shared zone and can be found here. It would appear that a data set from ...
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Where can I find some open data about public transport flow?

NYC Turnstile data measures the cumulative number of entries and exits recorded every 4 hours for each of MTA's subway turnstiles between May 2010 and the present. The data format for files older ...
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Logistics data sources for data analysis work

Transport and Logistics Case Study Data Set (Cargo 2000) The case study data comprises tracking and tracing events from a forwarding company’s Cargo 2000 system for a period of five months. From ...
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historical data for bus arrival time at bus stop

The thing is, the quality of the historical data, if available at all, is going to vary widely from city to city. While it is certainly best practice to contain the trip_id field in all databases, ...
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Bikesharing datasets

Capital Bikeshare's AWS server has data from 2010 4q - Current Cambridge, MA has data from 2015 - Current
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