Zadar presented an application for public city transport – CityBus

first_imgThe City of Zadar within the project Innovative Zadar, and in cooperation with the company Impaddo, Liburnia, the Tourist Board of the city of Zadar presented a free Android application for public transport in the city of Zadar – CityBus Zadar.The application is designed as a guide through public transport in the city of Zadar, both for citizens and tourists. In addition to information on bus lines, it offers information on parking locations and taxi stands. “The aim is to encourage citizens to use public city transport more often in order to avoid greater traffic jams in the city. In less than two weeks, the application has been downloaded more than 500 times and the city carrier Liburnija receives only positive reactions to its introduction. ” points out Stipe Stagličić from the company Impaddo and adds that the application was created at the Google I / O Extended Hackathon held in mid-May this year in Zadar, at Arsenal.The CitxBus Zadar application includes various features that make it easier for users to use as well as plan time, and it is important to point out that the application is available in several languages: Croatian, English, Italian, German and Hungarian, so that tourists can use it.show all bus stops in the area of ​​Zadar (including Bibinje and Crno), show the nearest bus stops from the user’s location with information about the following lines coming to the same, show routes of all city bus lines, view the timetable of all city bus lines by date all passing stops with approximate arrival times, display of all Taxi stops in the city of Zadar, display of all parking zones in the city of Zadar with information on billing time and method of payment and direct possibility to send SMS from the application, display of additional information related to public transport on area of ​​the city of Zadar, real-time notification of planned works and changes in routes on city lines and possible delays of individual buses as well as navigation using public transport, from the user’s location to the desired location by entering the address or selecting a point on the map, display the time required for arrival k to the goal.The application is completely free and without advertisements, and in less than two weeks it has been downloaded more than 500 times and has received very positive reactions from citizens. Stagličić points out that a version of the application for iOS devices will soon be available, as well as an extension to the suburban lines of the bus carrier Liburnija, and through the presence of the application on the market, the observed errors will be constantly corrected. “A further plan related to the application is primarily to install locators in buses to make the tracking and navigation system work better. There are a few more ideas for future development, one of which is to connect to the NextBike system to integrate complete public transportation into one. The goal is to find strategic partners in order to be able to do all this by the beginning of the next tourist season. ” concludes Stipe Stagličić.You can download the CityBus Zadar application herelast_img


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