If you use the public transport app TripGo, you'll now be able to see real time ridesharing and public transport data — so you can time your Uber booking with your train or bus connection.
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The average Australian family is spending up to $22,000 every year to get around, according to the Australian Automobile Association.
The AAA commissioned Australia's first Transport Affordability Index to track transport affordability by analysing tax, tollways, public transport and finance costs as a proportion of average household income across states and territories.
You think body hacks are cool, but aren't quite ready to get that electronic implant. Fair enough. If you're style-conscious, then a set of RFID-impregnated fake fingernails might be a good compromise. It's certainly fashion forward.
Sydney will soon be getting a "world-class" metro rail system to take commuters under Sydney Harbour, with NSW Premier Mike Baird yesterday revealing the six proposed metro stations. The first tunnel boring machine will be heading under the harbour before the end of 2018, aiming to help ease congestion on the Harbour Bridge and Harbour Tunnel during peak times.
New Yorkers aren't exactly known for taking leisurely strolls, but leisurely subway riding? The concept is as foreign as ketchup on pizza. That's why most city slickers will have no idea that the longest non-repeating subway route is 250km and includes over 54 transfers. Why should they? Who on Earth is ever going to ride that?
Let's face it, garbage humans are everywhere — and that doesn't even include the dude having a VR experience in the subway seat next to you. Here are the most obnoxious people you'll probably run into on a public transport system near you.
If you mention public transport to someone the first thing that usually comes to mind is grotty night buses and over-crowded trains. But thankfully, it doesn't have to be like this — there are innovative, futuristic systems out there, such as the UK's Crossrail, that aim to ease our commuter-woes. Whether it's personal pods, improved air travel or 1100km/h trains, below are a few of our favourite innovative public transport systems.