Archive for category: Technology

Amtrak announces ‘aggressive’ plan for 2012

With ‘demand for intercity passenger rail services on the rise as demonstrated by yet another year of record ridership, Amtrak is moving forward with an aggressive agenda for 2012 and building for the future while strengthening current services&#...
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East Midlands Trains expands smartcard scheme

East Midlands Trains is expanding its smartcard scheme. The scheme allows monthly and annual East Midlands Trains season tickets to be stored electronically on a StagecoachSmart travel card, instead of on a paper ticket. The train company – part of t...
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First TransPennine Express updates mobile ticketing app

First TransPennine Express (FTPE) has updated its mobile app so that customers travelling to and from Manchester Airport can use their phone as a ticket. FTPE introduced a mobile app in October last year that allowed customers to purchase tickets and p...
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Translink introduces mobile ticketing

Rail passengers in Northern Ireland can now take advantage of ‘on the go’ ticketing with the launch of mLink, Translink’s innovative new mobile ticket. mLink enables passengers to buy, receive and display an electronic ticket on their mob...
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Indian Railways launches mobile ticketing

Indian Railways now allows passengers to book rail tickets from their mobile phones. After initial registration and downloading the software, mobile users can book a ticket through their phone, a Railway official said. Indian Railways have already laun...
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Indian Railways launches mobile ticketing

Indian Railways now allows passengers to book rail tickets from their mobile phones. After initial registration and downloading the software, mobile users can book a ticket through their phone, a Railway official said. Indian Railways have already laun...
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Stansted Express launches mobile ticketing

Stansted Express, the fastest way between Central London and Stansted Airport has launched a new and convenient ticketing option via its website offering customers the opportunity to purchase tickets which can be sent direct to their mobile telephone o...
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