Friendly Public Transport Format (FPTF)

This repo outlines a format for APIs, libraries and datasets containing and working with public transport data. See the spec and the list of JS modules.

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It tries to keep things simple:

Specifically, it trades

Things still missing:

There’s also a work-in-progress spec for APIs building on top of the FPTF format: the Friendly Public Transport Interface for JavaScript (FPTI-JS).


We are looking forward to discuss & extend this format further! If you have a question or want to propose changes, go to the issues page. Keep our contributing guidelines in mind. Note that, by participating in this project, you commit to the code of conduct.