Ticket to ride

21 October 2013

With a charter agreed by representatives across Europe, the pressure is on for the Smart Ticketing Alliance to recruit other national and regional ticketing schemes to help it serve as a platform for cooperation.

Aimed at simplifying ticketing systems across the continent, the alliance represents a coordinated approach to establishing smart ticketing interoperability in public transport, based on principles of interoperable fare management, and developments in contactless bank cards and near field communication (NFC)-enabled devices.

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